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Description: A close-up of a heart-shaped box of Mrs. Steven's candy with the cover removed and the candy on display. The illustration appears to be mounted on a board...
Description: Toy department at the new Sears store, located at 1101 East Washington Avenue. A motor scooter is in the foreground.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Advertising poster featuring color illustration of a crowd gathered around a Deering grain binder and mower at the Columbian Exposition in Chicago.
Date: date unknown
Description: Oval vignetted head and shoulders portrait of S.C. Johnson.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: View through storefront window of a woman and a man working in an International Harvester Company war production exhibit at the Labor Recruiting Office. Th...
Description: Farm machine parts stacked in a International Harvester warehouse at Hamburg, Germany.
Description: A man stands with bow and arrows at the target of the first annual invitational indoor archery meet held at the YMCA range. He is probably George Van Tass...
Description: A hunter, sporting cold weather attire and thigh-high rubber boots, pulls a mink in a trap off the shoreline and on to his small, motorized, fishing boat....
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Cattle, horses and people are in the barnyard of the Tollef Gjermundsen farm. Behind them is a barn with a stone foundation and two cupolas.
Description: A factory worker operates controls in the sprayer room at International's Springfield Works.
Description: George Maddock makes a shot during a University of Wisconsin basketball game against Northwestern University.
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: Fair employees use a crane to position a version of the Forward statue that was the symbol of the 1948 Wisconsin Centennial Exposition and State Fair.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Tom Simoc, 14, poses with a Guernsey cow near a log barn. On the reverse of the photograph is written, "Won prizes at Co. Fair, 1930." Tom was the son of N...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Husband and wife with their six children and two dogs posed in front of their log cabin home. There is a framed addition on one side of the structure and a...
Description: Three-quarter length oval studio portrait of Lewis Anderson, a private in Company G, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from t...
Description: Cover for the Wisconsin Friends of Our Native Landscape program. Depicted is a red wing blackbird perching on cattail flowers in a body of water. The Wisco...
Description: Ticket envelope for the Santa Fe Railroad. The bold graphic design emphasizes the streamlined, futuristic design of the railroad's locomotives.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Hartford.
Description: Caption below the illustration reads, "ON A CHICAGO BEACH in 1922 policewomen, patrolling the sands on behalf of morality, confront three offenders." Two p...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Governor's Island in Lake Mendota as well as the area surrounding the Mendota Mental Health Hospital.
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