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Lily Pond

Date: 1900 

Description: View of a lily pond in Mitchell Park. A man is working among the plants along the shoreline in the middle background.

Date: 1950-10-28 

Description: Advertising proof for International trucks, featuring color illustrations of a model LF-195 Roadliner with semi-trailer, a model L-162 12-ft. stake body, a...

Date: 1985 

Description: Jim Widmer accepts an award for his service to the athletic program at Lomira High School.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Industrial safety sign or poster warning factory workers at Deering Works to wear safety goggles. The sign's text reads, "Men!! Do you realize that your GO...


Business District

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down Main Street looking south across First Avenue. Automobiles park outside shops and small businesses.

Date: 1897 

Description: The Turvill family picking strawberries on their family farm. Five family members, men and women, are crouched in the field picking, and a young girl stand...

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Group portrait of bride Catherine Marie Endres and groom Corp. Gerald John Sullivan with their attendents: Agnes Endres, maid of honor, and bridesmaids Mar...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking down a sidewalk. Cars are driving along the tree-lined road on...

Date: 1943 

Description: Small fishing vessels carried supplies for troops marching up the coast towards Buna, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Here soldiers lower cases...


Description: Two members of the Sea Swallows display a captured Viet Cong flag. Vietnam.

Date: 1980-10-06 ca.

Description: View from audience of Vel Phillips embracing President Jimmy Carter on a stage near a podium. A presidential flag is on the right of the stage.


Cawker Buliding

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The northeast corner of the Cawker Building at W. Wells Street and N. Plankinton Avenue.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Posed group portrait of men harvesting hay. Two men stand on top of a haystack with pitchforks filled with hay. A wooden counter-weighted hay stacker is in...

Date: 1952-07-15 

Description: Larry Harris (left), salesman, is pictured being congratulated by Roy Brumley, manager of the Belmont hotel newspaper shop where Orton is employed, for ret...

Date: 1880 

Description: An illustration depicting the cheese factory and dry goods store of J.G. Pickett at Pickett's Station.

Date: 1938-06-24 

Description: Factory workers tend to Farmall F-14 tractors on an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works.


Farm and Field

Date:  ca.

Description: Composite view of a farm (above) and a view of cutting wheat in a field. Decorative elements appear on either side at the top of the image.


Description: Candid portrait of Bruce Barton at an advanced age.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Poster soliciting funds for Metropolitan Madison War Chest. Featured are caricatures of Hitler and Goering.


Christmas Mail

Date: 1944-10-12 

Description: Clerk at the post office sorting Christmas parcels to be shiped overseas to men and women in service.

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