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Date: 1955 ca.
Description: View across water towards the "Monona-Mobile" (pontoon car) on Lake Monona, close to a pier on the left where a man is standing and watching. Buildings on...
Date: 1910 before
Description: A giant potato rests on a single flatbed railroad car, which is part of the Great Northern line. A white banner on the potato says, "The Way We Raise Potat...
Date: 1926-10-04 ca.
Description: International armored bus parked outside the National City Bank of New York. Armed guards stand on either side of the truck and one is stepping out holdin...
Description: Main Street Shawano with a trolley going down the street.
Description: Bridge on the Manitowoc River raised to allow the Pere Marquette car ferry through. River dredging equipment can be seen in the foreground.
Description: The Hansen Auto Body Company building, 113 - 123 South Blair Street with signs advertising the services of fender straightening and glass replacement.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two boys stand at the side of a road near a lake with a dog. One boy watches a man driving a horse-drawn McCormick binder, while the other boy looks in the...
Description: Three airplanes are parked in a field. Several men and a woman are standing and sitting among the airplanes. The event was likely the National Air Show in...
Description: Charlotte Holmes (with tire) and Mrs. Lee (Marjorie) Edwards (with wrench) change a tire during a class session at Madison Vocational School's first post-w...
Description: Giles Hanson seated in his racing car in front of a gas station with Purol Pep gas pumps.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: E.H. Barnes truck parked on road without driver.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men lead two mules in hauling a wagon full of cotton bales near what appears to be a weighing station on a wooden platform.
Description: An International KR-11 truck with a 161-inch wide body chassis parked by Fort Wayne Works.
Date: 1927-08-05 ca.
Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 industrial tractor to pull a wagon at the Sells Floto circus. Children and adults are walking nearby, and a tent and l...
Description: Two students boarding an International D-50 bus. This bus was equipped with a 235-inch wheel base and a Penn Fan Deluxe, 24 foot body
Description: A young woman takes a photograph of Admiral Van Hook, Secretary Knox, and General Frank Andrews at Coco Solo Submarine Base Officer's Club.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View from lake of cabins in northern Wisconsin forest, with boat docks along the shoreline.
Description: View downhill towards a central business district. A restaurant and ice cream parlor are on the right side of the road, and a general store and gas pump ar...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a construction site of a bridge across the cutoff on the river.
Description: Color photo of a man in a red jacket holding paint brushes and a palette while standing atop a truck trailer. The side of the trailer is painted with a mur...
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