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Description: Save the Mounds demonstration around the Capitol building against Assembly Bill 620. Two demonstrators hold signs that read, "Save the Sacred" and "Preserv...
Description: Group of people at a meeting of "Beekeeping in Wisconsin" class following a yard inspection.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: The Sound Storm music festival site as seen from the camping area. Attendees mill around many tents, campers and automobiles. In the far background a large...
Date: date unknown
Description: View from street of the Nick Nelson Furniture Store, with a man posed sitting on the steps. A rocking chair sits in the middle of the stoop in the open doo...
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Board of Health's vehicle the "Child Welfare Special".
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, in a posed shot for their appearance in Florenz Ziegfeld's production of Show Boat.
Description: Studio portrait of J. Robert Taylor with a pipe in his mouth.
Description: Waist-up portrait of John W. Reynolds sitting behind a desk. A book lays open in front of him. An American Flag hangs on a pole in the background.
Description: A mechanic stoops to weld a part of an International truck in the welding and paint room of International's Manhattan truck branch.
Description: A woman in a costume gazes into the camera with one foot resting on a box, one hand on her hip, the other hand on her knee. Her costume consists of harem t...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Railroad loading platform with a Gurney Refrigerator Company plant in the far background. On the far left a man pulls a hand cart, in the center a man sits...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Valeska Suratt's early fame was for her elaborate costumes, wasp waist, ample bosom and hips. She appeared in the 1906 musical The Belle of Mayfair...
Description: German Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels (left) and Louis P. Lochner, foreign correspondent (third from left) sit around a small round table with three o...
Description: Reenacting a pioneer Christmas custom of many foreign settlers in the early days of Wisconsin of singing carols around the family organ, are left to right:...
Date: 1943-07 ca.
Description: Robert Doyle types stories about the Red Arrow Division in his tent while seated on his cot. The tent sides are tied open. A crate serves as a typewriter s...
Description: Ernst Schmidt (1893-1977) and Jean Happich sail the boat "Illiola." Schmidt was a grandson of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, who established Black Point Esta...
Description: Line-up of six Pettersen's Inc., delivery trucks. Sign on trucks, "Rugs, Carpets, Linoleum". There are workmen standing next to trucks. Photograph taken on...
Description: Studio portrait of memorial wreaths in the shape of anchors. The memorial includes a photographic portrait of a man, most likely John Best who died in 1890...
Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator William Proxmire outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from the heel of a pair of dark brown leather moccasins beaded in yellow, pink, green and white floral and plant designs. The moccasins were created a...
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