Date: 1948-06-19 

Description: ON eof four images used to create a panorama of the audience and graduates taken from the stage of the Field House at the University of Wisconsin-Madison C...

Date: 1930 

Description: A group of people is gathered around an International Harvester stationary threshing machine. The original photographic caption reads, "Indo China."



Date: 1909 

Description: A cowgirl, outfitted with her holstered pistol and horse. The photograph is titled " The Belle of the Ranch."


Description: A woman standing in a pen with a group of turkeys.

Date: 1900 before

Description: Historian Emma Helen Blair, who supervised the Historical Society's maps and manuscripts collection during the 1890s and who aided the editorial projects o...

Date: 1935 

Description: Worker using machines to mill gear centers of a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) main frame at International Harvester's Tractor Works.


Three Women

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of three women, one seated in the center with her arms crossed and two standing behind her on both sides. The se...


Lucius Fairchild

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Lucius Fairchild during his tenure as Secretary of State of Wisconsin. Fairchild's arm was amputated after he was injured at the Battl...


Ice and Coal Wagon

Date: 1926-09-20 

Description: Oshkosh Pure Ice and Coal Co. horse-drawn wagon. Note on back: Near Oregon & 11st. #2, camera set pointing in an easterly direction and 26 ft. 4 in. west f...

Date: 1913-03-18 

Description: Factory workers testing newly manufactured harrow spring teeth at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The factory was owned by the D.M. Osborne Compan...


Description: Letterhead of Rural Route No. 3 in Bonduel, Wisconsin, with a man driving a U.S. R.F.D. mail wagon along a road by a fenced yard, a barn, and a mailbox. Pr...

Date: 1942-02-20 

Description: Nurse Alma Padgett feeds a patient from a tray of food at Mendota State Hospital (Mendota Mental Health Institute).


Jeffries Family

Date: 1929 

Description: The C.M. Jeffries family poses for a portrait outside a small building.

Date: 1892 

Description: Cover of a Swedish advertising catalog for William Deering and Company farm machinery. Features an illustration of a wizard(?) surrounded by male and femal...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Tour of International Harvester's East Moline Works (factory) for the St. Cloud combine promotion. Original caption reads: "There are hundreds of inspectio...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of elderly woman in black dress with large bow at neck, seated in chair with hands crossed in her lap in front of a painted backdrop. She w...


Spring Fashions

Date: 1949-02-21 

Description: Shirley Jasper stands in an afternoon tea dress, while her sons Billy, age 4, and Tommy, age 6 months, look on. She has a fur wrap around her arm.

Date: 1944-12-27 

Description: A female factory worker operates an automatic machine tool at International Harvester's New Brighton Works.


Effie Goetsch Carr

Date: 1901-10 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Effie Goetsch Carr posed sitting in a log stump fashioned into a chair near the side of a house. She wears a large velvet hat with feat...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Alec (Alex) Lonetree (NaENeeKeeKah), dressed in a mix of Ho-Chunk and non-Ho-Chunk regalia. His moccasins and pipebag are Plains Indian...

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