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Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Detroit Tractor featuring a photograph of the Detroit 10-20 "plowing in hard ground."
Description: Exterior view of the Carl A. Anderson home on East McKinley Street.
Date: 1935 before
Description: Five women pose at the dam built by Frank Lloyd Wright at his home near Spring Green, Wisconsin. A sixth figure is obscured by tree branches on the right....
Description: President Dwight D. Eisenhower (Ike), as commander-in-chief, inspects a soldier at an exhibition at Fort Benning.
Description: The new Wisconsin Telephone Company west side exchange building in the 2100 block of Franklin Avenue.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down railroad tracks of a train at the Darlington depot. A group of men are on the platform.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Semi-panoramic view of rapids, water pouring near the dam of the Great Northern Paper Company.
Description: Sigurd F. Olson (April 4, 1899 - January 13, 1982) was an American author, environmentalist, and advocate for the protection of wilderness. Sigurd and his...
Description: The Curtiss flying boat in which Jack Vilas made the first flight across Lake Michigan. Vilas, a Chicago businessman, was greeted by a crowd of aerial enth...
Description: Four women from Rockford College standing by the side of a dirt road looking into a wooded area. The women are carrying picnic baskets.
Description: Elevated view of a group of men posed standing and holding logging tools in snow-covered logging camp in front of log buildings.
Description: The launching of the screw passenger and freight vessel, "Petoskey," on April 20, 1888 at Burger and Burger Builders, Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A large group of men pose on the wooden framework of a barn that they are building.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two workers converse at the site for a new silo. The pit and foundation for the silo is seen in the background. A third man stands near a derrick at the ed...
Description: View of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A man holding a package stands next to an International model D-15-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body. This truck was one of four Internati...
Description: Page from the Garden Club scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with examples of yards in need of gardens at the Vitale and Annie Gambino homes, and a spot...
Description: Daisy Bates as part of a welcoming party at an airport. From left to right are Edward L. Cooper, executive secretary of the Boston NAACP, Kivie Kaplan, Nat...
Description: An old growth Norway pine forest in the Brule River Valley.
The photograph is annotated by Ed [Mar?] Harrold: "Those are very nice norway. I am wondering...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Severtson Swiss Cheese Factory.
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