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Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Fox River Dam, with shoreline in either side, and a barge in the distance.
Date: 1936 after
Description: View from water of a fishing village at Gills Rock, at the tip of the Door County Peninsula. Two boats, many nets, and three men are visible, along with a...
Description: Three performing horses stand on platforms in a ring as their trainer gestures proudly in the foreground. Behind the ring are banners decorated with horses...
Description: Three men stand near a trailer while weighing in a load of scrap iron brought from a farm by William Gory (at far right). At left is Jim Barrett, manager o...
Description: Vines grow on the walls of a small wood frame building with double doors on the gable end. A sloped concrete slab leads to the doors. A handwritten caption...
Description: Miss Janet Mcindoe (Mrs. Stephen Gregory) lived in this house at 16 N. Fairchild Street in the 1870s and held a kindergarten class which Stanley Hanks atte...
Description: View of the Jaws rock formation. The Wisconsin River is frozen, and snow covers the trees and ground.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Man operating an experimental motor-driven mower with two vertical lift sickle bars.
Date: date unknown
Description: Exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol, with view of the grounds, staircases, and two of the four wings.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A woman stands at the gate beside a wood frame house, possibly at Newport. The downspout on the house drains into a rain barrel. There are outbuildings beh...
Description: View down tracks of a repair crew working on Milwaukee Road tracks, near Rothschild, using a crane to help lift a rail. An unidentified highway bridge over...
Description: Dane County chief air raid warden, Coroner E.A. "Ace" Fischer puts a gas mask on Deputy Sheriff Albert Dahle on a stairway at the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: White and dark European fallow, and a Sika Nippon deer, at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) in Madison.
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Color photograph of International school buses with Superior brand bodies parked alongside a sidewalk in front of Bath High School in the Eagle Point Schoo...
Description: "Fred Zastrow and his dog Ranger prepare for an evening of coon hunting."
Description: View from garden towards two women posed standing near the fence for a garden. Behind them, three men display four horses. Another man poses in the center...
Description: To foster better farmer-labor union relations, members of United Packinghouse Workers locals 8 and 169 organized a singing caravan that performed at fairs...
Description: Elevated view from hill towards five people standing on a hillside, facing the water.
Description: Men inspect the construction of International Harvester's Indianapolis Truck Engine Works. The original caption reads, "Photo taken during the inspection...
Description: Clapboard one-room schoolhouse with bell tower. There is also a shed, outhouse, and a small field with a fence on the school grounds. Two children pose on...
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