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Date: 1902-07-04 ca.
Description: Three boys holding fireworks stand near a tent or open-sided awning in a backyard near a house.
Description: Wisconsin High School singers rehearse for a World Day of Prayer observance. Seated left to right are Emine Ausar (an American Field Service student from T...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View from shore of a group of men posing on a dock at Burgy Mounds on Lake Koshkonong. Boats are tied to the dock. There are a number of people in boats fa...
Date: date unknown
Description: An original ink drawing of William Donahey's "Teenie Weenies." The colorful drawing features the General, the Policeman, Gogo, the Clown, and the Cook clim...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man uses a McCormick grain binder pulled by three horses to harvest a crop of what appears to be wheat near a stand of pine trees.
Description: Interior view of the living room at 811 Farwell Drive, including plants and vines in foreground. Homeowners Jean and Stewart Douglas look at their televis...
Description: Back cover of a pamphlet advertising multiple sizes of Avery tractors. The cover features photographs of Avery tractors at use on farms, along with two ill...
Date: 1906 before
Description: View from street of theatre and main entrance on corner of Wells and Water Streets. To the right is a building with a sign for Quaker Oats. On the left cor...
Description: Worker at Mary Lou Bakery. Original caption states: "12BBW Water Cooler. Bakery installation and dough conditioning application."
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: A mail carrier leans out the side of a Scout 80 mail truck to hand letters to children waiting at a mailbox.
Description: A finished model A-100 "Golden Jubilee" truck cab enters what appears to be the paint line at International Harvester's Springfield Works factory.
Description: Unusual portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., with a full beard.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: James L. Reid, the developer of Yellow Dent Corn, stands in a cornfield.
Description: An Ojibwa man has a pack of birch bark on his back to carry to the canoe-making site.
Description: Wisconsin's Lisle Blackbourn (33) faces a wall of Navy defenders during the football game between the University of Wisconsin and the Navy Midshipmen in Ca...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Aerial view of a residential part of Janesville.
Description: The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer "Trackless Train" parked at the Pennsylvania Oil Company filling station on the corner of State Street and Gorman Street. The "Trac...
Description: Workers attempt to secure the trestle against high water on the Wisconsin River during construction of the power dam.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: The bedroom in the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the ownership of Robert M. Neal and is now u...
Description: Members of the committee in charge of plans for the second annual reunion of the National "W" Club, to be held October 7 and 8 in Madison.
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