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Description: The bargain was that the driven wedge
would never be withdrawn

Date: 1825 

Description: Engraved view of several wooden cranes extracting large stones from a cut during the construction of the Erie Canal. The rig in the foreground is horse-dri...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View over parked cars towards a fire ladder truck parked in the street. A police officer is climbing the ladder of the fire truck. Behind the fire truck is...

Date: 1977 ca.

Description: Side view of a man driving an International Scout II in the desert. Rock formations are in the background. Caption with photograph reads: "International Sc...


Wagon with Oxen

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Man and woman seated in a farm wagon drawn by oxen.


August Pautz Farm

Date: 1901 

Description: Members of the Pautz family lined up in front of their house. Two carriages with horses flank either side of the family. A windmill is situated alongside t...

Date: 1915 

Description: Farmhouse of the Elbert Blow family with a Ford roadster.


Description: Around the corner: the geography of childhood



Date: 1924-11-06 

Description: Rellis G. Conant, a former World War I aviator, barnstormer, and attorney, in his Standard J1 airplane with a passenger in the front seat. Conant died in a...

Date: 1977 

Description: A man is driving an International Scout Traveler on a dirt road. The wheels are creating clouds of dust.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Ed Wendorf and his sister Martha riding in a buggy pulled by a team of horses along a dirt road near the Krueger farm.

Date: 1914 

Description: View of a man, who is apparently blind in one eye, sitting on the running board of a Model T Ford touring automobile outdoors. A young girl is sitting in t...


Young Carson Gulley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young Carson Gulley poses with an automobile.

Book or Pamphlet

H.M.S. Terror

Date: 1838 

Description: Position of H.M.S. Terror on the 22nd of February, 1837. The sailing ship was immobilized in the sea ice near Southampton Island, at the entrance to...


Shennington Depot

Date: 1925 

Description: View down railroad tracks and across road towards the depot. A sign posted at the crossing says: Look Out for the Cars." A man with a small child is standi...


Russian Barn

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A Russian man is standing with his horse in front of a large barn. The barn has an arched balcony above the double doors. Around the barn half-buried in th...


Maitland's Fokker

Date: 1927-06 

Description: The Fokker airplane in which Lt. Lester Maitland of Milwaukee and Lt. Albert Hegenberger made the first California to Hawaii trans-Pacific crossing.

Date: 1970 

Description: Stereograph view of Oconomowoc.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View up river towards a bridge over a rocky portion of the Eau Claire River. A women is standing on rocks beneath the bridge in the center, while a man sta...

Date: 1938-08-09 

Description: Douglas Corrigan examining a compass with General Evan Humphreys after Corrigan "mistakenly" flew from New York to Ireland. Corrigan claimed that he had re...

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