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Description: View down Front Street featuring shops and businesses. Tanana Bar and a hotel stand at left.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind.
Date: 1928-12-26 ca.
Description: International Harvester farm equipment and motor truck dealership at Fort Wayne. The dealership was likely owned and operated by the company. A tower, part...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A spring view of a large garden with tulips and ornamental trees in bloom. There is a bench and trellis in the garden. A two-story frame house with a large...
Description: Construction work on the mezzanine shelving in the old Library Periodical Room. The old shelving was reconfigured, beams installed, and an small office cr...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Image of a Freedom School classroom taken by a civil rights volunteer. Students are seated in what appear to be pews.
"Freedom School - Freddie Green,...
Description: Elizabeth H. Pady leaves a hearing in Federal Court. She was accused of a bank holdup in Barron County.
Description: Workmen pose on a steam-powered pile driver at work at the north end of the slough on the Wisconsin River. The railroad was extended from the village to t...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A police officer stands in the middle of the street with street railroad tracks in the pavement as pedestrians cross. In the background is the downtown tic...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Family around table in yard, with woman knitting and dog nearby. Small stone house behind wood fence. The house has a small frame addition, probably a kitc...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Madison Free Library, 206 North Carroll Street. There are two men standing on the sidewalk outside of the library. In addition, there are several automobil...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: View from above of a crowd of audience members, one of whom is wearing a green camouflage hat, dance at the Sound Storm music festival.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Two men logs with a circular saw powered by a stationary engine. One man feeds logs to the saw while the other stands by a pile of the split wood.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Stewart standing on the porch of their home.
Description: Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway locomotive no. 40, called the L.B. Rock, at the Chestnut Street yards. The mast of a ship is visible in the background, and...
Description: A crowd of pedestrians passes the Marshall Field's department store (Marshall Field & Co.), built in 1892 by Daniel H. Burnham and located on the corner of...
Description: A two or three-year old girl (identified as Donnie May Childs) sits atop a McCormick-Deering 10-can milk cooler. The cooler sits under a roof outside a bu...
Description: A school hospital at the Warm Springs Agency in Oregon, with Mrs. Smith, the nurse, standing in front.
Description: View down an unpaved road with houses and shops on either side.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for Aultman, Miller and Company, manufacturers of agricultural equipment. Features a chromolithograph of a woman sit...
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