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Priesgen Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: This antique Dixie gas pump is on the LeRoy and Mary Priesgen property at N7502 Doyle Road. They have lived here since 1960.


Millinery Shop

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Mrs. Rossing's millinery shop. Left to right: Mrs. Rossing, Viola Rossing, Anna Davis and the trimmer.

Date: 1943 

Description: Office of War Information poster showing a woman wearing a protective headwrap and operating a machine.


Description: Two white women and three white men pose as Native Americans in a home with numerous artifacts including several taxidermy specimens.

Date: 1866 ca.

Description: Vinnie Ream posing in her studio in Washington, beside her bust of Lincoln which had been brought from the White House after the assassination.

Date: 2004 

Description: Jesse and Janet Paul, who live across from this barn, at W155 West Bend Road, have been here for 33 years. Jesse has been wheelchair-bound for 11 years.


Theresa Station

Date: 1988-06 

Description: At Theresa Station, Shirley Widmer and Kake Koll inspect a Wisconsin Central railroad cart, which had been restored by railroad buff Dean Kedinger. The sta...

Date: 1941-08-13 

Description: Bessie Gordon (b. 1901) at the cut-down reed organ under the tavern counter.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two Ho-Chunk girls wrapped in Racine Woolen Mills shawls walk with a young boy down Water Street downtown. The Journal sign is visible behind them and ther...

Date: 1910 

Description: Three smiling women stand beside a horse-drawn carriage near Two Rivers. The horses are wearing knotted, corded fly nets and blinders. The carriage has a c...

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory workers weigh and pack binder twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "Weighing, sacking and bale lashing binder twine...

Date: 1892 

Description: Minnie Oakley, assistant librarian of the Wisconsin Historical Society, seated at her desk in the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This photogra...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: An early full-length publicity portrait of Valeska Suratt posed in the "Egyptian" style. She wears an intricate dress decorated with metallic ribbons and a...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five women, four of them carrying large sacks of grain on their head, stand behind a group of women sitting on the ground. All of them are wearing head wra...

Date: 1915-03-02 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children leave an agricultural presentation by J.E. Hite at Haile's store. Hite, dressed in a hat and overcoat, loads a rolled c...

Date: 1968-03-16 

Description: Senator Robert F. Kennedy announcing his candidacy for the office of President of the United States. The announcement took place in the Caucus Room of the...

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Auditorium of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed First Unitarian Society Meeting House, with the benches and tables configured for a banquet marking the congr...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: Algerian women receiving treatment in a Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) tent. One woman nurses a baby. Another woman stands to examine another woman's...

Date: 1953-09-16 

Description: Six sketches in pencil, ink, and watercolor for a skirt, blouse, and apron designed by Edith Head for Audrey Hepburn in the film "Sabrina" (Paramount, 1954...

Date: 2004 

Description: LeRoy Priesgen proves that this old pump still is capable of pumping water.

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