.

Photograph

Grist Mill

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Grist mill. Two people with bicycles on bridge near mill.

Photograph

Ellis Baker Usher

Date: 1913-09-23 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Ellis Baker Usher, Milwaukee publisher and editor.

Date: 1960-01-25 

Description: Wisconsin corn growing champion Larry Pluemer of Lancaster is shown at right with Bernard McGinley, Grant county farm and home development agent. Mr. Pluem...

Photograph

Walking Land Dredge

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Mobile “walking” land dredge. A few men in work clothes stand posing at the front of the dredge, and four other men wearing suits pose in the suspended dre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an art gallery at Loyola Sacred Heart Academy, founded in 1873. The walls of the gallery are lined with rows of paintings, and other pieces of...

Photograph

Yawkey House

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: House on the corner in Fall or early Spring. Yawkey house was given by the A.P. Woodson family of Wausau to house the museum of the Marathon County Histori...

Date: 1947-02-12 

Description: Shown taking part in the "burning of the mortgage" ceremony Thursday night at the Madison YWCA are (from left to right): Mrs. C.V. La Duke, who formerly wa...

Date: 1954 

Description: Officials of the Consoweld Company (formerly the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company) make a final inspection of the equipment in the new plast...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Franz Brandecke, Milwaukee-based geologist. Worked on Wisconsin geological survey with Lapham. Handwritten text on front read...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified family. On the left a woman is posing standing and holding a child sitting on the b...

Date: 1983 

Description: Press conference called by Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (center) to introduce his bill to reform political campaign contributions by political actio...

Photograph

Executive Residence

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: The Executive Residence in Maple Bluff, a Madison suburb. A group of people can be seen on the porch and lawn.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: This mid-20th century map shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, roads, railroads, and lakes and streams in Vilas County,...

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: View of a worker's village on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Caption on photograph reads, "View of typical worker's village. This vil...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Johnson Wax administration building and research tower.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Casual portrait of photographer Matthew Witt seated at the foot of a ridge. It's likely that the image is a self-portrait produced by Witt himself.

Date: 1957-02-05 

Description: Walter Ladwig of Juda (left) and Oscar Wold of Hillsboro read The "Wisconsin State Journal" between sessions at the annual University of Wisconsin's Farm a...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: This blueprint map shows proposed railroad tracks between Carroll Street and Wisconsin Avenue along Lake Monona.

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Informational meeting for the employees of the Stearns Coal and Lumber Co. at about the time the company was sold. During the 1920s and 1930s the company w...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.