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Date:  date unknown

Description: Six men harvesting ice, probably from above the river dam on the Black River, in front of the railroad bridge. There is a horse standing on the ice on the...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Stereograph of a man on a lumber raft steering the raft through the rapids in the Wisconsin Dells.


Ithaca Street Scene

Date: 1921 

Description: Two men and two girls stand at the sidewalk posing for the picture. A third man refuels the parked car.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of cut-over land to be cleared for farming. Published by the Burger Bros.


Loganville Mill

Date: 1924 

Description: The Loganville Mill, built in 1861. The owner was Joseph Mackey and the carpenter was Billy Palmer. Sacks of feed sit on a loading platform. There is a...

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: American Legion members in front of a plane at the Madison airport. Membership Chairman R.C. Golden is handing 1949 membership cards to the pilot Colonel L...

Date: 1946 

Description: Two soldiers huddle behind a 30mm machine gun. Part of a series of images made by Chapelle during World War II in the Pacific Ocean region, including image...


Father and Son

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Amandus Backhaus sitting in a yard with his son, Alex. A house is in the background.

Date: 1893 

Description: Columbian Exposition, looking through the Ferris wheel.

Date: 1975 

Description: View across road towards Kickert school buses at a school. Children are waiting in a line on the sidewalk. Some of the children are in a horse-drawn carria...

Date: 1965-07 

Description: The meeting place of the MFDP (Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party) in McComb, taken by a civil rights volunteer.

"Mrs. Quin's house — the door was the...


Lake Monona Dock

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, right, and a companion sit on the retaining wall along the north shore of Lake Monona near the steamboat dock. Two boats and the boathous...

Date: 1948-06-20 

Description: Richard Lerwick, 15, son of Mr. and Mrs. A.W. Lerwick, 1813 Helena Street, shown outdoors near a fence posing in his racing car. He is preparing for the So...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three people pose with a horse-drawn grain binder in a field. A young man on the left is sitting on the binder, and on the right a boy is on one of the hor...

Date: 1898 

Description: View across thick covering of foliage towards the Turvill family home and garden. The Turvill home is in the background surrounded by trees.


Raking Cranberries

Date: 1980 ca.

Description: Man driving machine used to harvest cranberries on a flooded marsh. In the background is a truck and a tractor.


Distillation Device

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A man sets up a cone-shaped instrument designed to distill fresh water from salt water as he leans out of small motor boat on the water.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Right side view of locomotive engine no. 2861, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A dogsled loaded with caribou antler trophies travels through Dawson, Yukon Territory, Canada. Two women and three men gather around the dog sled while dog...


Free Hall

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Free Hall, built in 1850.

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