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Description: View down hill of the aftermath of a tornado at a farm. There are two collapsed barns, and an intact silo, outbuildings and farmhouse. A horse is standing...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Richard Northey, 11, a student at the Northey School, poses on a pony. There is a barn in the background. On the reverse of the photograph is written "He h...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of Cumberland with Beaver Dam Lake in the background.
Description: Farmall H and M tractors driven in a parade through a downtown street. The tractors are driven by two women and two men. One of the men has a small child o...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Plymouth Congregational Church, Burlington.
Description: View of carnival with a water tower in the background. There are trailers, and a carousel is on the left. Carts selling food like popcorn and sausage are p...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Close-up of a notice posted by the Fall River Canning Company in response to striking workers. The left notice is posted in English and on the right is Spa...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Court House, the Masonic Temple, St. Johns Cathedral and the Emanuel Church.
Description: View across street of storefront of a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership. Men are standing along the sidewalk. Two other men are sitting on ho...
Description: An International bus, model 52 or model 53, parked in front of a two-story wood frame building, possibly a boarding house. The side of the coach has "Flori...
Description: Children lined up on sidewalk in front of L. Wieman Co. Store, 205-07 State Street, to attend a free back-to-school movie party at the Capitol Theatre. In...
Description: A woman poses for a photograph while holding a parasol and sitting on the front lawn of a farmhouse on an International Harvester demonstration farm. Other...
Description: View towards a small group of people watching as fire destroys the Hotel Washington. Behind them is an American Red Cross disaster services vehicle.
Description: Florentina and Alexander Krueger standing in a barn wearing traditional Pomeranian attire. Alexander is smoking his fathers pipe while holding an umbrella...
Description: View of the crowd standing at the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol watching the fire that destroyed most of the building. Because the University w...
Description: "Sandy's Goose Shot is at 105 E. Main St. in Waupun, WI." From left to right; Rudy Heinecke, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Ralph Widmer, John Bodden, and Shirley...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Grist mill. Two people with bicycles on bridge near mill.
Description: A Kemp's Manure Spreader is sits on a snow-covered loading dock of a brick building, possibly the McCormick Works factory. The side of the manure spreader...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Monona Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol can be seen in the background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A wooden chest with a sign "[illegible] Cement Work" stands on West Dayton Street near its intersection with Wisconsin Avenue. There is a bucket nearby, an...
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