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Description: Governor-elect Philip F. La Follette reads a telegram at the La Follette campaign headquarters.
Description: View of a man, who is apparently blind in one eye, sitting on the running board of a Model T Ford touring automobile outdoors. A young girl is sitting in t...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Portrait of Robert M. Ball sitting at his desk, as Deputy Director of the Bureau of Old-Age and Survivors Insurance. In 1962, President Kennedy appointed B...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Shounk-Chunk the Black Wolf, a Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Gre...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: John R. Commons, a University of Wisconsin professor, is shown standing outside Sterling Hall with his hat on the ground at his feet.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Shocks of grain in a field. Hills are in the distance.
Description: Romance Koopman and her son, Bobby Koopman. She did freelance writing and radio scripts, and was a winner of five national awards for writing. Her mother w...
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger crane with a grab bucket used for unloading train cars at the Sullivan Mack Co. There are men on the tracks under the crane. Houses...
Description: Portrait of Loyd G. Harris and family holding pool cues.
Date: date unknown
Description: Copy photograph of two elderly Ho-Chunk women posing sitting on the ground in front of a building with a lodge frame in the background. Identified as Strik...
Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. The library opened in 1903 funded with a gift from Isaac Stephenson of $30,000. Reverse of cardboard backin...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: A young Alfred Lunt dressed as Rip Van Winkle, using clothing and a musket borrowed from farm hands and leggings made of gunny sacks.
Description: Exterior view of the Wausau public library with trees in the foreground.
Description: View of Genius of Wisconsin statue during construction of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Five men standing in a field with harvested wheat and straw. There is a rollercoaster in the background on the left.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Fleet of parked International delivery trucks for Oscar Mayer. Included in the line up are the AW-2, AL-3 and A-5.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Two men operate a machine that uses wires to make equal portions out of a large slab of butter.
Description: Visiting at the Contractors 'Sphanferkel,' a pork roast feast at which contractors meet socially with manufacturers, suppliers and sales representatives wi...
Description: Portrait of U.S. Federal Judge Patrick T. Stone seated at his desk.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: A large group of men are snagging sturgeon from a bridge over the Wolf River. A sturgeon is hanging from a line. More men are sitting on a bridge support,...
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