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Description: Color photograph of an International L-120 truck with pickup body parked at a residential construction site. Two men in work clothes and hats stand near th...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Syl and Lucia posing near a tent or open-sided awning and a willow tree. Syl is wearing pants while Lucia is wearing overalls. Both are wearing hats. In th...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A woman, possibly the daughter of C.R. Monroe, holding up an image of Black River Falls Main Street at the back of a traveling photographer's wagon.
Description: A plastic statue of Santa Claus stands in front of a store window advertising a Christmas sale. He has a sign hung around his neck that reads: "For God so...
Description: A Star heavy-duty 45-C spudder rig and an International PD-80 diesel power unit stand on a building site at Martin Hoffman, No.3, Forest Development Compan...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for International Harvester Industrial Power, featuring a color illustration of a man operating an International TracTracT...
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: A crowd of people outside of the Wisconsin At Work Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair Park. A blimp emblazoned with the word...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Front view of the Block House, built in 1880, at the Pennsylvania Soldiers' and Sailors' Home. The United States flag waves on a pole atop the Block House...
Date: 1992 ca.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Vel Phillips in a white blouse posing outdoors next to a railing.
Date: 1913-07 ca.
Description: Constable Rube J. Holcombe poses for a photograph while smoking a cigar.
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Two bikers at the Sound Storm music festival. The biker on the left is wearing a hat, leather jacket, white pants, and is smoking a cigarette. The biker on...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Front cover of brochure advertising Russell standardized kerosene tractors. The cover features several photographs of tractors being used on farms and to h...
Description: Gloria Peebles (left), animal trainer, Kay Bliss (right), assistant, and their Busy B's canine act performers (11 dogs and 2 monkeys) in front of Internati...
Description: A view of Mickey's Tavern from the corner of Winnebago and Thornton Streets. Signs on the building and in the window advertise lunch and brunch service.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: A shell of the Civil War period, recovered from the Mississippi River near Vicksburg, Mississippi, and presented to the First Capitol State Park by the GAR...
Date: 1945-06 ca.
Description: Micronesian men, who put thatched roofs on buildings in the western Caroline Islands for United States forces, sit chatting with Robert J. Doyle, The Journ...
Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm with cattle handler and a cow next to a truck, with a painted sign on the door that says: "Ray Farness, Morrisonville, WI."
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Fidel Castro is seated with his constant companion Celia Sanchez, and Vilma Espin, who sits to Castro's left. Cuba.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two women stand on the sidewalk laughing and looking at mannequins in a shop window. A caption on the back of the photograph identifies it as from a "teach...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Three women in a rowboat off a dock on Siskiwit Lake.
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