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Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Alma from the Mississippi River. Two separate photographs are mounted on a back that reads "Wisconsin Scenery".
Description: W.H. Glover, University of Wisconsin assistant professor in agricultural economics, reading an edition of the "Milwaukee Daily Sentinel" in the Wisconsin S...
Description: A group of onlookers watches as an International Six-Speed Special truck ascends a ramp in an International Harvester tent at the Indiana State Fair. A ca...
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length portrait of a young Thomas Alva Edison.
Description: Four Brown family members at Eleanore A. Brown Haydon McGowan's birthday party.
Description: Interior of a factory with a Pawling and Harnischfeger bridge and trolley.
Description: H.S. Manchester Inc., Toni wave display window featuring boxes of Toni permanent wave product and a cartoon of a woman hanging over a tree branch with the...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three European American men, posing sitting. The men are wearing blackface make-up, and playing a guitar...
Description: A group of men use an International DR-60 dump truck to work on the New International Bridge Project. There is a car parked in the background.
Description: View of several cowboys on horseback on a range near Tulsa, Oklahoma. A large number of cattle can be seen nearby. Text on photograph reads: "A Cattle Scen...
Description: Seminarians from Nashotah House, near Milwaukee, attend the institute for summer church schools at St. Francis Episcopal Student Center. Seated on floor is...
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Parade float with a replica of the "First blast furnace in the Calumet district" for Wisconsin Steel Works. The parade was Chicago's East Side Centennial c...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Partially erected trusses for the roof of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Description: Elevated view of the fire at the McGillivray factory. Onlookers are standing in the road in the foreground.
Description: Group of women, and a few children, seated in a meeting hall at an Agricultural Extension lecture on Home Economics. A woman at the front of the hall is po...
Description: Employees packaging company publications for shipment in a warehouse. The warehouse is possibly part of Harvester Press. Publications may include advertisi...
Description: Workers on an assembly line installing front and rear axles on a truck frame at International Harvester's Chatham Works in Ontario, Canada. The factory was...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A hose wagon of the Madison fire department racing around the corner of North Pinckney and East Main streets. A dog is chasing the wagon.
Description: Vendors sit beside their wares at a public market along a narrow street in La Paz, Bolivia.
Description: Detail of several senators. The Senate was less crowded than the Assembly because of its small numbers, allowing a better glimpse of the floral carpet and...
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