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Date: date unknown
Description: The sun sets as boats float near the shore.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Extensive stonework lines the garden path at the Ceylon Building, which is originally from the Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was purchased...
Description: The former Astor (American Fur Trading Company) post building, now a museum of local history and fur trading history. There is a sign reading, "The Riversi...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Harry Pederson poses while holding a model airplane motor which he built. He is standing outdoors in front of the rear of a car parked near a building.
Description: Children playing on the playground at the State Fair. The children form lines to climb up the two tall ladders to slide down a pole. Several children are n...
Description: Woman and child posed sitting in a buggy pulled by a single horse wearing a fly-net. A man is standing in front of them. The grandstand at the Jackson Coun...
Description: View down a cobblestone brick road. Stores on the street include: the Columbus Hotel, Tremont Hotel, and a drug store.
Description: Fire tower at Pigeon Lake Boys' Camp, a summer camp sponsored by the Recreation Department of the Work Projects Administration. Thirteen boys associated wi...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A farmer uses a pitchfork to load hay onto a wagon pulled by a Cletrac crawler tractor. The caption reads, "Hay loading. The Cletrac needs no time out on t...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: View over water towards the New Guinea coast from a boat. A larger boat is on the right and several smaller craft in the center. A pier is on the shoreline...
Description: Manchester's window display of "Back to School" clothes for children.
Description: A group of men stand outside of the post office. There is a parked car at the curb. A building is being demolished and there is a pile of rubble in the str...
Description: A composite of two images pertaining to cotton. The image on the top left is of a cotton gin and the lower left is an image of farmers with horse-drawn car...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Four people stand in the yard of a frame house which has a porch with pediment, and a flanking lean-to addition. A stove pipe is sticking out of the lean-t...
Description: Three women and a man stand on a tree-lined, board sidewalk in front of a storefront and houses.
Description: Ornate entrance to the University of Wisconsin Madison beef cattle barn on the Agricultural School campus.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Cereal Mills Company, located at 112-118 West Scott Street. A railroad and a highway bridge are in the foreground.
Description: Exterior of the residence of Mr. J.A. Albright. The brick home can be seen amidst foliage.
Description: Small river winding through the town on a misty day. Published by Crafts' Rexall Drugs.
Description: Right side view of locomotive engine no. 1402, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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