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Description: Exterior view of a house, named "Ode to an Oak Leaf" by its architect James Dresser, and built in 1950 in the style of Frank Lloyd Wright (Dresser was a pu...
Description: Three men sit on improvised seats (boards on barrels) at the T-Beach Whittling Club, located on the north coast of New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of Nemours, one of the palatial estates of the Alfred I. du Pont (1864-1935) family built between 1909-1910 by Smyth and Son. Side lawn paths frame a...
Description: "Theresa Firemen's Picnic Parade."
Description: A well-dressed woman with a walking stick stands on ice at the partially frozen Skillet Falls. Bare trees frame the scene. There are patches of snow and tr...
Description: Original caption reads, "The path through the Woods-U.W." A sunken dirt path is lined with tree and brush.
Description: One of the Confederate defenses around the city, with several cannons behind earthworks. A Union soldier stands near one of the cannons.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River at River Pine Sanitarium, which opened in 1906. Boats can be seen near a small dock to the right. Copyright by Taylor's Drugs.
Description: An unidentified Civil War camp scene with raised rails.
Description: Exterior of north walkway of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is on the left, and a car...
Description: Six Mack Sennett bathing beauties wave as they sit on a Willys Six seven-seat touring car. Three of the actresses are tentatively identified as Marie Prevo...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Thirteen men and boys pose in a line with their bicycles. Most of the group poses with similar bicycles, except for one man standing with a penny-farthing...
Description: Bruce Foote sings the National Anthem (note salutes and hands on hearts) at a Marquette University convocation ceremony honoring General Douglas MacArthur....
Description: Exterior of a wooden water pumping station in a wooded area.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men use a horse-drawn corn picker in a cornfield. A horse-drawn wagon sits next to the corn picker. In the background is a farm building or farmhouse.
Description: Obama-Biden sign outside the La Crosse Center.
Description: An automobile covered in crepe paper with a beer bottle on the front end, and a sign on the top serves as the Fauerbach Brewing Co. float. It was built to...
Description: A maestro leads shriner musicians from the Zor Shrine German Band as they play their instruments on the steps of the Masonic Temple on Wisconsin Avenue.
Description: View across field towards a horse standing in an open field.
Description: Recruits in their camp grey uniforms, before they were issued their regular blues.
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