Pony Rides

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Children on pony rides at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo)

Date: 1948-12-17 

Description: The Phi Delta Theta "Dream Girl" of the year, with her court at the fraternity's Christmas formal at the Park Hotel. The "Dream Girl" is Betty Burt of Dall...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Leroy J. Burlingame, the photographer's father-in-law, and his horse Dan standing outdoors near trees.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of a home. A younger woman, probably Harriet Bennett, leans on the gate, while two older women stand at the entrance to the house.


Farmhouse on Hill

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View up hill towards farmhouse. There is a woman using a hand-pump in the yard on the right.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Family in front of large brick rural house that has shutters, elongated basement windows and large bay window. A man sits with a hand scythe at the right.

Date: 1926-07-03 

Description: A boy sits behind the wheel of an International truck used by the Pepperridge Lake Trout Hatchery. The truck is parked along a dirt road in a wooded area...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Four men and three children standing in a stump-strewn field with a horse-drawn McCormick mower.


Flower Fields

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men poses in a flower field owned by the Camusat Brothers company. Some of the men hold bouquets of flowers. Text on photograph reads: "Flower F...

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Catalog Cover

Date: 1901-01 

Description: Lithograph cover illustration for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog showing a mosaic design of a woman holding a miniature McCormick grain b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down dirt road towards a woman standing among large fallen trees next to two buildings. Two young girls wearing dresses and hats stand at the corner o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Upper Mississippi, Turkey River Bluff. View down over locomotive of diverging railroad tracks. A man with an axe walks down the tracks on the left towards...


Nedra Arms


Description: Nedra Arms, seated on the grass at Brittingham Park.

Date: 1902-02-10 

Description: William Wendorf standing in the field in front of his farm. The farmhouse and many of the farm buildings are behind him.

Date: 1938-08-30 

Description: Children line up at the entrance to the Superior Bookmobile trailer. Other children ride bicycles and play in a playground in the background. The original...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An outdoor group portrait of twelve people and two horses. The four men, seven women, one child, and two horses are all standing in front of a house and be...

Date: 1971-03-22 

Description: Students and teachers lined up outside Historymobile II, probably parked at Jefferson Sr. High School. The featured exhibit was People and Pollution. 4th a...


International Truck

Date: 1934 

Description: A man in a work uniform and hat places a wooden tray of tools into the back of an International pickup truck. The truck is parked along the side of a resid...


Description: Full-length portrait of a young woman wearing jodhpurs standing and holding the reins of two horses. Original caption notes: "Riding is one of the most pop...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of “Mr. Spangenberg, RR bridge tender,” seated in the sun with his dog on his lap, talking and pointing. He wears a hat and has a pipe in...

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