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Date: 1923-10-23 

Description: A group of women and one man stand beside a McCormick-Deering Red Baby Speed Truck. The truck had a 1,500 pound capacity and was also known as the Model S....

Date: 1868 

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Fielding B. Meek (1817-1876), American paleontologist. Meek became the Smithsonian Institution's first full-time paleontologist...

Date:  

Description: Private building of Farmers Union Fertilizer Co-op, with three men in work clothes sitting in front. Junior Marlow on right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a European American man with a moustache posed standing with his right arm resting on a tree...

Date: 1972-12-19 

Description: Marriage ceremony on an altar placed between two tractors. Original caption reads: "The American farmer's pride in his profession and his inventiveness wa...

Photograph

"Rustic Keyboard"

Date: 1958-09 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a boy in a baseball cap peeking over a fence. There are several sets of hands curling over the top of the fence on either side of...

Date: 1942 

Description: African American field worker testing an experimental International Harvester cotton picker. Original caption reads: "A close-up front view of the Harveste...

Date: 1925-03-23 

Description: View of right side of what is probably a 1925 International Harvester bus. Passengers, mainly women, can be seen sitting inside, looking out from the curta...

Date:  

Description: Men working around a small building near the construction site of a dam. Two men are standing on the roof. Houses and other buildings are on a hill in the...

Date: 1901 

Description: Syl and aunt Helen holding walking sticks at the edge of a steep cliff. Behind them far below is a lake or a river and far shoreline.

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of a parade of elephants on Pinckney Street, with a man on a horse on the far left, and a crowd of people watching from the sidewalks. The le...

Photograph

Group of Skiers

Date:  

Description: Group of men skiers posed outdoors in the snow around a pile of skis.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of (left to right): Lieutenant Colonel R.G.S. Stokes, Corps of Royal Engineers; and Lieutenant Colonel P.S. Morris, Commanding Officer, U.S. Army...

Photograph

Car on Pontoon

Date:  

Description: John "Commodore" Heggestad driving a car across Lake Monona on a pontoon. An article called "The 'Monona-Mobile'" was published in a 1955 issue of the G...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: A group of campers at McBride's Point at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota. They are equipped with German exercise equipment (exercise pins, "kegels"), a horn (l...

Photograph

Farm of Alex Smith

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View from a distance of a farm in a valley owned by Alex(ander?) Smith. There is a wooden fence in the foreground surrounding the farm.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Three fisherman in a boat pulling in a net full of fish on Chequamegon Bay while a man and a boy look on.

Postcard

5th Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of 5th Avenue. Citizens and horse-drawn wagons line the streets and sidewalks. Stores line both sides of the street and a bank i...

Date: 1945-10-01 

Description: Female worker using a stub lathe to turn, face, groove and "chamfer" chain-tightener sprockets at International Harvester's East Moline Works. The sprocket...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young farmer Harvey A. Nelson, holding onto a large horse's lead, stands next to an International truck at Gray View Farm. The truck's front bumper bears b...

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