Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers load a wooden crate marked "McCormick Folding Daisy Reaper" using a pulley system in the docks of the McCormick Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men, two women, two boys, and a girl posed standing near a wagon pulled by a team of two horses. Behind them is a tall frame house with a large barre...


Willie Mae Small

Date: 1977 

Description: Willie Mae Small, 107 years old, sits in a chair off to the side during an outdoor service (church?).


Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: A boy sitting on a pony at an intersection. Across the street, a man in overalls stands outside of the restaurant. A large poster for the "Ringling Brother...


Spreading Manure

Date: 1929-09 

Description: A man uses a Farmall Regular tractor and manure spreader to spread manure across a pasture at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm.

Date: 1919 

Description: Students sit at desks inside Sedan Prairie School while others stand in the back of the classroom to prepare lunch. The poster hanging on the back wall rea...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men in barn use corn bagging machines to fill and seal canvas bags of seed corn. One kneels next to a machine to the left filling the bags while anothe...

Date: 1907-12-25 

Description: A crowd poses with Santa Claus in front of Hall's Book Store during a Christmas celebration. Business signs read (partially obscured) "National Bank" and "...


Description: Man in rowboat at the mouth of Cold Water Canyon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of two men posed sitting in a painted rowboat prop in front of a painted backdrop. The man on the right has his hand in the "water" and i...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A group of young men and women, some nude, sitting on the bank of Rowan Creek near York Farm during the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1948-10-13 

Description: Shorewood Hills marshalls Lee Cripps and Frank Ashworth measuring skid marks at an accident scene.

Date: 1911-03 

Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.


Weighing the Curd

Date: 1979-11-07 

Description: Cheesemaker Laurel Ettien, measuring the weight of cheese curd after it was separated from the whey.


Halfway House

Date: 1924 

Description: A copy of an old photograph of the W. McAuley Halfway House, an inn between Prairie du Chien and Viroqua. Mr. McAuley sits on a chair while a granddaughter...

Date: 1905 after

Description: Men, women, and children aboard two boats positioned side by side in an unidentified body of water. The canopied boat in back is the "Intrepid". A dog stan...

Date: 1985-08 

Description: A negative version of Blue Plum Tree, illustrating the staining and composite nature of the original negative.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of a woman and a young boy posed in front of a painted backdrop. The woman is seated on the left wearing a patterned dress and holding a...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Photographer Ansel Adams setting up his camera in a wooded waterfront area near Point Lobos.

Date: 1947-11-04 

Description: Rehearsing for the Zonta Club broadcast over WIBA, emphasizing the service activities of the club, are left to right, Dr. Myra Burke, Ann Schmich, and Alic...

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