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Description: Exterior view of a Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton traveling electric monorail hoist located at James B. Clow & Sons. The cab is stamped "Capacity 6,000 Lbs....
Description: A group of people walk their bicycles along an overgrown path near a fence.
Description: Interior view of the Hillsboro State Bank, which was open from 1902 to 1932 when it merged with Farmer's State Bank. The man leaning on the counter is thou...
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View down sidewalk, with a line of people walking towards camera on the left, and on the right cars parked along the curb. In the background, police office...
Description: Elevated view of balers arranged in rows inside International Harvester's Memphis Works factory. Three men are standing among the balers.
Description: White Studio portrait of vaudevillian Bert Williams.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of farm.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: The Carlisle House on Brodhead Street. The building is surrounded by the Commercial Hotel, a billiard parlor, and J. Orbrecht's Variety Store.
Date: date unknown
Description: Kenneth Clark filling kettles at the Brodhead Cheese Factory.
Description: Postcard submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. On the front of the postcard is the slogan: You can 'whip' our cream but you can't...
Description: A train is parked in Chicago & North Western depot while people and horse-drawn vehicles gather nearby. Writing on photograph reads: "By L.B. DeMange" and...
Description: Factory worker at the Chattanooga Plow Works.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: A group of individuals pose for a photograph while seated on and around a log lawn swing in the yard of the Drew cottage. Caption reads, "Well, well, here...
Description: A street car in Krakow photographed by American journalist Alvin Steinkopf while on a tour of German-occupied Poland. He labeled it in his scrapbook."Jews...
Description: Ski jumper coming to a stop after a successful landing.
Description: Portrait engraving of Abraham Lincoln.
Description: Indians on foot and horseback hunting buffaloes (Plate 7). "The buffalo is a harmless and timid animal until severely wounded, or closely pursued, when it...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Three men in hard hats, possibly architects, walking behind a fence at the World Trade Center construction site.
Description: Man and woman napping on the rocks with their hats down over their eyes as they fish for salmon.
Description: Albert Roszek, wearing overalls, poses with farm machinery. There is a barn in the background.
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