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Date: 1961 ca.
Description: View over wire fence towards a woman standing behind a donkey holding her by the halter. The donkey's foal stands in front of her. A small barn with an ope...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: African American students work on a school paper as part of the Farm Security Administration sharecropper resettlement project.
Description: Toddler Chucky Benson, whose mother, June, is being charged with bigamy and is fighting extradition to New York.
Description: Wisconsin athletic director Harry Stuhldreher with head coach Ivan Williamson conferring with their counterparts from the United States Naval Academy, Capt...
Description: The Hansen monument in a Washington Island cemetery. The monument is surrounded by a cluster of Tiger Lillies which are no longer blooming.
Date: 1910-05-25 ca.
Description: A man stands on the wreckage of a burned steamer in the Mississippi River near the shoreline. There is a small boat and a barrel nearby. Bluffs are in the...
Description: A wreath of lilies and roses surrounds a photograph of a studio portrait of a standing woman.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a couple embracing on the tracks near a car on the Hot-Air Line. The caption reads: "On the Right Track."
Description: LeRoy Gore, the Sauk City journalist who organized the "Joe Must Go!" petition drive to recall Senator Joseph R. McCarthy. Gore had supported McCarthy in...
Description: Hotel Loraine lobby from the right with registration desk, desk clerk, local business directory, typewriter and Western Union sign.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Men use a McCormick grain binder to harvest a crop on a hill overlooking a valley. Town buildings are on a hill in the far background. Two women and two ch...
Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with houses visible to the left. Two males walk bicycles down the sidewalk at right.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Francis W. Grant. Little is know about the formal training and background of architect Francis W. Grant. Born in 1868 in Ontario...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: View from across the road of a picket fence, a garden with an arched trellis and a couple on the porch of a frame house. The house has wood trim on the por...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior of A.O. Smith Laboratories. Architects were Holabird and Root.
Description: Copy of "Line Plunge," a 1938 John Stewart Curry painting of football players.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting with a Ho-Chunk woman in a shawl standing next to him in front of a painted backdrop. The man is wearing re...
Date: 1944 before
Description: Exterior of Swiss Reformed Church.
Description: Two women operate the Purity Sun Ray System pressing iron at Three F Steam Laundry, 731 E. Dayton Street.
Description: A group of people sitting on the grass and chairs outdoors for a meeting with the Highlander Library in the background. From left to right: Father of Myles...
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