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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a group of men standing knee deep in water using handspikes probably in an attempt to dislodge the logging rafts from a sandbar or from the...
Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of Kittle Olson, a private in Company E, 15th Wisconsin Infantry in uniform. The following information was obtained...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Captain William Hogbin sits on a chair next to the headstone of his late wife, Mary Catherine (Tiffany Knott) Hogbin, in Forest Hill Cemetery. A woman, lik...
Date: date unknown
Description: General view of inlet and sheds.
Description: Two men use a Titan 12-24(?) tractor to pull a plow through a field. Several men stand in the background observing. The tractor and plow may have been part...
Description: Male and female factory workers assemble corn pickers at Chatham Works. According to the original caption, the work was "lightened" by a roller-conveyor as...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The view of Bascom Hill and upper campus of the University of Wisconsin Madison seen from the roof of the Wisconsin Historical Society.
Date: 1886-08-07 before
Description: Menu from the midsummer dinner of the Thirteen Club, with the seal of the club on the front cover: the legend, "Morituri te salutamus" ("We who are about t...
Description: Lewis "Honeylove" Arms is seated backwards on his 1949 Harley-Davidson motorcycle. He is wearing a hat and sunglasses.
Description: Sculptor Gutzon Borglum at work on his bust of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., and Burton K. Wheeler. The medallion was the official medal of La Follette's Ind...
Description: Three golfers play the second hole on South Hampton Golf Club. Sand traps are visible between trees in the background.
Date: 1911-10-13 ca.
Description: Mill during flood with a man standing outside.
Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait of a European American man flanked by two Ho-Chunk men, all posed standing. The Ho-Chunk men are dressed in regalia an...
Description: A candid portrait of Beatrice (Bea) and Carson Gulley together at a park.
Description: Senator John F. Kennedy giving a speech.
Description: View from shoreline of two people standing on Schuetzan Park pier. A sailboat is docked at the end of the pier and there is a steamboat on the water.
Description: Sailors aboard the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta", practice lifeboat drills in the Caribbean. All men are wearing life jackets, and two of the m...
Description: Workers, mostly female, hanging bundles of sisal on wires on a plantation in the Yucatan(?). The plantation was likely run by the International Harvester C...
Description: Edwin B. Fred, who will become the 12th president of the University of Wisconsin on February 15, 1945.
Description: A worker in a factory, possibly McCormick Works, stands near three spools of chain which extend to the ceiling.
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