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Date: 1930 

Description: A man uses a McCormick 15-30 tractor and No. 11 harvester-thresher in an unspecified non-United States location. The original caption reads, "Note that the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a statue of Saint Xavier at Saint Xavier Academy, erected in 1847 by the Sisters of Mercy. Two groups of young women stand on either side of the s...

Photograph

Blockhouse interior

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Interior of blockhouse No. 2 looking out, showing use of timbers to reinforce the fortification's construction. There is a partial image of a soldier stand...

Photograph

Wilmot Gin Company

Date: 1937 

Description: Workers tend machinery powered by an International PD-80 power unit at the Wilmot Gin Company.

Date: 1919-02-01 ca.

Description: View of a man standing and posing near the statue of Jeanne d'Arc. Caption reads: "The most famous statue of Jeanne d'Arc, who visited Reims in the height...

Date:  

Description: A commemorative roster of Company B of the 35th Wisconsin Infantry, including imagery of a soldier, an eagle and the American flag.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Chief Thomas A. Clancy of the Milwaukee, Wis. Fire Department, with others, posed in an open touring car, as though for a parade.

Date: 1913-02-14 

Description: View of a campsite with two tents. One man is kneeling near a campfire blowing smoke over a tent and a line of clothes. Two other men are sitting nearby.

Date: 1945-02-22 

Description: The batter swings at an exhibition baseball game on a Naval Base on Kwajalein Island of the Marshall Islands in the South Pacific. Both teams had Big Leagu...

Date: 1944 

Description: A man stands near an International dump truck marked "USMC 35894 - Camp Pendleton." The truck bed is raised, releasing a pile of dirt in front of an encamp...

Historical Object

Paul Vanderbilt Pairing 72

Date:  date unknown

Description: Old skin is yet alive to whispered lashings,
the quick-step dried and gone to the bone.
Embrace the wall and face away from trouble
in the winter...

Date: 1886 

Description: Front of a card advertising the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. Illustrations show "primitive" harvesting methods alongside a McCormick binder and a...

Date: 1945 

Description: Marines use an International TD-9 crawler tractor (TracTracTor) with a dozer shovel loader to fill a truck parked on a beach. A ship is in the water behind...

Date: 1950 

Description: A man parks an International L-130 truck owned by the General Tire Company next to the Motor Supply Company building. Two large tires are loaded onto the b...

Date: 1860 after

Description: Jefferson Davis, dressed as a woman, floating in a washtub labeled "Lady Davis" which flies the Confederate flag. He holds a bottle in his left hand and st...

Painting

Threshing

Date:  date unknown

Description: A threshing scene during harvest time. In the background, the separater tender stands on the thresher overseeing the whole operation. He has a weighing dev...

Photograph

Charles H. Thiede

Date: 1947-11-29 

Description: Portrait of Charles H. Thiede, 2218 Rusk Street, at the controls of a Chicago North Western Railroad steam engine as he starts his last run to Chicago afte...

Date: 1941 

Description: A man removes what appears to be a bag of laundry from the back of an International truck used by the Ambassador Laundry & Dry Cleaning Company. The truck...

Date: 1977 

Description: A routeman for Lilly Ice Cream of Bryan, Texas, is stocking a freezer cabinet with a sign saying "Lilly Ice Cream." The man is wearing dark blue slacks, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the steamboat "Bald Eagle" unloading on the riverfront. "Bald Eagle" can be read on the top of the ship. Several men can be seen working on and nea...

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