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Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An factory worker in the Paint Department at McCormick Works discharges 100-gallon ball mills. Another man works in the background.
Description: Five female factory workers stand beside a torpedo pointing their fingers and wearing IHC uniforms and hats to pose for a group portrait at one of Internat...
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the first high school.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The set-up or take down of a Northern Wisconsin County Fair, showing men working on a Ferris wheel and large tents. There is a truck in the foreground and...
Description: Participating in the groundbreaking ceremonies for a new elementary school building on the Edgewood campus are left to right, foreground, Mother Evelyn Mot...
Description: Infantry troops of the 8th Army preparing to board a Bell UH-1D helicopter of the 6th Transportation Helicopter Company for transport to the front.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...
Description: Cynthia Cottam, age 3 and a half, watches as children participate in a parade of gaily decorated tricycles while costumed as Native Americans, cowboys, and...
Date: date unknown
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (left) and Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl at a fundraiser for Obey. Jim Chapman is the man between them.
Description: Interior view of Mazureck Drugstore.
Description: Interior of a ladies beauty parlor with chairs and wicker rocking chairs spread around the room.
Description: Four women wearing traditional Japanese dress having tea.
Description: Elevated view of veterans sitting at individual tables in the occupational therapy room, making poppies in the Wisconsin Memorial Hospital. The hospital is...
Description: An elevated view of the interior. The camera overlooks the seating area, with the altar visible at the right. The pulpit, clergy seating, and baptismal f...
Description: Dr. Edward Birge, March, and Professor Chancey Juday with the first mud thermometer on the ice.
Description: View of an ice covered street, trees and houses. Text on back of photograph reads: "Sleet storm of February 22nd & 23rd/22. Looking west from street inters...
Description: William Scobie, age 16 of Brodhead, holds a flight bag while embarking an airplane. Scobie won a trip to Hawaii for selling the most subscriptions to the W...
Description: Supply room of the Northern Hospital for the Insane. Canned and bottled goods, kitchenware, clothing, and blankets are visible on the shelves.
Description: An factory worker at McCormick Works uses an automatic filling and labeling machine.
Description: A girl snuggles up to a young rabbit.
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