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Description: The first dirigible purchased by the U.S. Army and its builder, Thomas A. Baldwin.
Description: David Kincaid sits on the porch of a rustic cabin in the woods, at the entrance gate of "Hotz Trail" Road near Europe Lake. He holds an axe over his should...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: A woman and girl pose near an old wooden gate at the edge of a stand of birch trees.
Date: date unknown
Description: A boy sitting on a pony at an intersection. Across the street, a man in overalls stands outside of the restaurant. A large poster for the "Ringling Brother...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: The husband-wife dance team Vernon and Irene Castle on horseback on Long Island, a publicity photograph by Haas Photos of New York.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of business-lined Main Street. People walk and stand on both sidewalks. Horse-drawn carriages and streetcars share the road.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View from water of two men sitting on a bench near the shoreline of Upper Eau Claire Lake.
Description: Boy retrieves water from a school well. Original caption reads: "This Old fashioned well, at Sheffield School near Union City, Tenn. is typical of the enti...
Description: Syl, son of the photographer, stands next to a Christmas tree surrounded with presents, including a punching-bag and boxing gloves.
Description: Two men from C.C. Collins and Sons, Inc. look over a color chart for their racers with two boys they are sponsoring in the soap box derby race. Left to rig...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A woman production line worker boxes cone-top cans of Tip Top soft drinks as they come off the production line.
Description: William F. Petersen holds his son Conrad in the waters of Geneva Lake off the shore of Black Point. There are sailboats in the background.
Description: Children model clothing at the benefit style show of the Middleton Opti-Mrs. Club. Left to right are Kathy and Chris Szczupakiewicz, Sarah Lantz, John Blin...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A group of farm workers harvests grain in a field. One of the crew members operates a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses. A man in a dark suit, pe...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a seated woman and a standing child in front of a painted backdrop. The woman is seated and is wearing a printed dress and c...
Description: Casual portrait of George Levison.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: The home of R.D. Rickelesen. Five men and a woman in foreground in walking costumes playing croquet with frame house behind; two women on porch and parlor...
Description: Photographic postcard of the exterior of the Congregational Church. The church structure includes a two-level, square belfry on the left. Two small childre...
Description: Two West High School runners finishing in a dead heat in the mile run in the city high school track meet at Breese Stevens Field. Tommy Tappen is on the le...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Mary Brandel and Lucille Laun pose outside the Brandel home. They are standing on top of the brick walls which frame the stairway to the front porch.
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