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Description: A large white tent marked with multiple signs reading "Avery." Other signs advertise for the "Ross Alfalfa Hay Cutter and Syrup Mixer" and the "Ross Silo F...
Date: date unknown
Description: A man wearing a hardhat stands on scaffolding at the stern of a ship under construction. Beams and other shipbuilding material can be seen scattered around...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man and two women gather grain bundled by a grain binder at work in the background.
Description: Boy holds up balloons for Congressman Byrnes during his 1962 campaign.
Description: From the left: Mrs. Harry P. (Mary) Stoll, Harry P. Stoll, Robert Wegner, Mrs. Robert Wegner (seated), and Tom McKay at the Hotel Loraine attending the Jun...
Description: An unknown man is posed on a couch holding a book that has been renamed "Goon History, Volume 3."
Description: A view of the Historical Society and the main street. Other buildings are visible behind the Historical Society but obscured by the trees lining the street...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of A.J. Earling, Chicago railway president.
Description: 18 members of the more than 100 member Four Lakes Yacht Club are pictured at a club gathering.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View of the Appleton Woolen Mills from the south, circa 1895. The three-story building in the right front was constructed in 1893. The long, two-story bui...
Description: Long shot image of 12 young golfers practicing their driving stance as the golf pro looks on. At the left end of the line a person peers through a spy gla...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Man in a field operating a McCormick Farmall H tractor with attached plow, either at or near the company's experimental farm in Hinsdale.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Earl Woodbury, 14, and his sister Helen, 12, work barefoot in the garden of their home farm. Both are students at the Cloverland School, District No. 2. Th...
Description: Bruce Barton shakes hands (paws?) with Lassie, famous canine television performer.
Description: Interior view over Paige Court of Elvehjem Museum of Art on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus at 800 University Avenue.
Description: Scene still from the Vitagraph production Father's Flirtation. From left to right are Flora Finch, John Bunny, and Mary Anderson. Bunny wears a bold...
Description: Interior view of the White Memorial Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded with a $15,000 donation from Flavia White. In the foreground is the...
Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm farm, on U.S. Highway 151, five miles east of the Capitol between Madison and Sun Prairie. Governor Rennebohm and Ed Mercer admire...
Description: A small group of women and men gather around a tent with a sign boasting of satisfied users of the Titan 10-20 Kerosene tractor. Another man is sitting in...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: The first school house in DeForest is a frame, one-story building with shutters. The group posed in front consists of the woman teacher and her students. B...
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