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Date: 1924 

Description: A man uses a horse-drawn Chattanooga walking plow pulled by a team of two horses or donkeys in a field.


Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: General view of a town street with storefronts. The building on the right corner bears a date of 1893.

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: People walking along the Linden Drive path watch as Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burns on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Fire destroy...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of John Loomis Sturtevant.


Smilingest Trio

Date: 1949-03-07 

Description: "There are three good reasons for the three beaming smiles shown. Jack Ihde, left, is smiling because he found $176 in cash and $310 in checks, returned t...

Date: 1886 

Description: The Killbourne residence, the home of E. B. Kilbourne, 927 Superior Avenue.

Date: 1938 

Description: Two men use a McCormick-Deering grain drill with a team of four horses and an International D-2 truck to work in a field on the Purdue University livestock...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (right) at the check-in counter at a Wisconsin airport. This view from behind the counter shows a woman checking his ticket and t...


Viola Depot

Date: 1909 

Description: View down center of tracks along platform towards the railroad depot. Two men are standing on the platform near two carts. On the platform are two wooden c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wilbur J. Cohen holds an ax over his brother's neck. His brother has put his head on a log stump. The location is Wilbur Cohen's home in Silver Spring, Mar...


Earl for Senate

Date: 1988 

Description: Former Wisconsin Governor Anthony Earl stands outdoors near an airplane with a group of supporters. He made an unsuccessful run for the United States Senat...

Date: 1995-05 

Description: "Civil War Reenactor at Mayville."

Date: 1963 

Description: Members of the anti-Castro group Commandos L install a radio transmitter on a roof. Two men crouch working with a wire on the flat roof. A row of palm tree...

Date: 1899 

Description: Three stone cutters (probably Italian) working on decorative details over the east entrance of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin (Wisconsin Histori...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of a young family posed in front of a painted backdrop. A woman is standing on the right in the back, wearing a skirt, ruffled blouse, an...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Workers assembling grain binders on an assembly line at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machin...


Kinney Inquest Jury

Date: 1952-05-18 

Description: Six coroner's jurors as they listened to witnesses at the inquest of the traffic death of Alice Kinney. Jurors are, left to right: Burnie L. Sweet, Chest...

Date: 1952-10-03 ca.

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., seated together in the Eisenhower Presidential campaign train dining car.


Abraham Lincoln

Date: 1865-04-10 

Description: Waist-up portrait of Abraham Lincoln.


Noon Train

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Eight men and one dog lean their heads outside of the windows of a passenger car caboose of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railway for a group portra...

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