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Description: Democratic vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro greets supporters while campaigning. A little rain failed to dampen their enthusiasm for the first...
Date: 1900 before
Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Pacific Railway's route from New York to California, encouraging people to "Go and See the Great American Pa...
Description: Wisconsin vs. Marquette football game showing Alan Ameche smashing over the goal line for the first touchdown of the game.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Golf Club House in Janesville.
Description: View across water of three men relaxing on the pontoons of the "Monona-Mobile." Two men are sitting in the front seat of the car. John "Commodore" Heggesta...
Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Iver J. Sorlie [as written on the photograph backing; also written as Iver Johaneson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20...
Description: "Chuck Berhard gives instructions to runners at the American Legion Run."
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for J.F. Seiberling, manufacturer of agricultural equipment, featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a horse-dr...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of Minnie Claire Donnel. The portrait is a full figure sitting, turned slightly to the left and looking front, left arm bent and...
Date: date unknown
Description: Member of a local farmers band practicing in a barnyard with a cow and pony. Another animal, unidentified, stands behind the tuba player.
Description: Congressman David R. Obey, chair of the Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee, discussing foreign policy issues with his st...
Description: Men and young children in a roofed enclosure outside a dwelling in the village of Binh Hung, South Vietnam. Several of the children are plugging their ears...
Date: 1966 ca.
Description: German film poster for the British film, "The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner." Illustrated image of a foot wearing a shoe stomping on the face of s...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: African American cranberry harvesters, possibly migrant workers posed with crates of cranberries.
Date: 1860 after
Description: Uncle Sam, labeled "NORTH", holds a Union flag out to a man who has fallen off of a dock loaded with provisions. The dock has cannons along its front and a...
Description: Factory worker hangs sisal fiber over a railing, possibly at an International Harvester plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "The fiber as it comes...
Description: Mrs. Louis A. Pollock of Denver, Colorado represented the national board of the Council of Jewish Women while a guest at a tea put on by the Madison sectio...
Description: Small fire in the Everglades from a homemade incendiary device made by the anti-Castro group Commandos L. A member of the group is throwing rocks on the fi...
Description: View from shoreline of four boats at the dock for Angle Worm Station: "Tonyawatha," "Lakeside," "Winnequah" and "Monona." People are posing on the boats. A...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Three boys painting with watercolors at a folding table. They appear to be on a porch.
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