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Description: Worker's bunks on a railroad car ferry. The spare room has a calendar, light, radiator, table, locking closet and two bunks. Workers' clothes hand on the w...
Description: View of the Jaws rock formation. The Wisconsin River is frozen, and snow covers the trees and ground.
Date: 1932-02 before
Description: Engraving by Charles Silver to mark the passage of Wisconsin's Unemployment Compensation Law, the first in the nation.
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: View of a group of people picnicking in a park at a picnic table. Plastic silverware, paper cups and plates, and a box of potato chips sit on top of the ta...
Description: Group portrait of seventeen officers of newly established teenaged business firms of the Madison Junior Achievement program. Under the program, the teenage...
Description: Hand-colored studio portrait of women and children in Swiss costume.
Description: University of Wisconsin's annual football banquet in the Crystal Ballroom of the Loraine Hotel. Speakers of the evening included: back row L to R: Jack Win...
Description: Angie Vail (nee Siajn) in "exotic" costume. Photograph may have been a "girlie" shot taken for Bob Vail.
Date: 1975 ca.
Description: A young farm couple and their two children outdoors on their farm.
Description: Two Ho-Chunk women walking on the board sidewalk on Main Street at the intersection of Main and Second Streets. They are both wearing shawls wrapped around...
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of the reception room at Saint Clara Academy. Founded by Father Samuel Mazzuchelli and built in 1852, the academy's reception room features religi...
Description: Original caption reads: "For Release December 21, 1973. International Trucks Expands Springfield Operation. Springfield, Ohio. International Harvester Comp...
Description: Factory workers producing artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. First o...
Description: Three cheerleaders from Mayville High School perform in front of a bonfire.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Henry Otto Elmer, wearing a cap and bib overalls, poses in front of his large dairy barn. There are twin silos on the right with a decorative pattern in th...
Description: Automobiles and police officer on West Mifflin Street. Celebration of V-J Day August 15, 1945, the day on which the Allies announced the surrender of Japan...
Description: A woman worker on the poultry line at an unidentified packer, probably in Chicago. All of the other workers in the photograph, all of whom were represented...
Description: Cover of a German language advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company. The cover's color illustration features a woman with a rake watching a...
Description: William H. Rietow, Jr. and Frank D. Hess stand in front of Electric City, a new appliance store at 4409 Monona Drive.
Description: Five Madison Chi Psi Fraternity members attend a picnic during their national convention. They include Francis Bowman, Robert Paunack, Louis Sumner, Walker...
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