Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man with short hair posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and wearing a suit, vest, and bow tie.

Date: 1890 

Description: Letterhead for Moulton, Moran & Co. The logo shows North America and depicts Superior as the center of a hub with spokes going to Russia, to China and Japa...

Date: 1943 

Description: A line of German foot soldiers and an automobile with officers and their motorcycle escort enter a Ukrainian village in a production still for "The North S...


Vilas-Rahr House

Date: 1975 

Description: The Vilas-Rahr house, now the Rahr Civic Center.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A train carries McCormick-Deering harvester-threshers (combines) bouind for North Dakota farms. A sign on the train reads: "McCormick-Deering Harvester-Thr...

Date: 1949-02-01 

Description: The newlyweds with attendants Pearl Ruecker and Tom Hartwig emerge from Father Goff's parsonage at the Catholic Church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a street in a residential neighborhood with large houses with porches.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Two men load hay onto a horse-drawn wagon in a field. A farm dog stands nearby.


Description: Memohead of the Bacon Ironing Board Company of Antigo, Wisconsin, with an illustration of a woman wearing a long dress with billowy sleeves and a lace-trim...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Hewitt Street Bridge and Roller Mill on Oneill Creek.

Date: 1947-12-16 

Description: Group portrait of Central High School boys basketball team in uniforms.


Description: The old library at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1904 

Description: The official Wisconsin delegation photographed at the Wisconsin Exhibit at the St. Louis World's Fair in 1904. Seated at the table, (at the right) are Gov...


Packing Cherries

Date: 1924-07-23 

Description: A group of men and women pack cherries on a workbench made of planks and sawhorses. Wooden fruit crates are stacked in a truck and on the ground. There are...


Description: The sternwheel packet, "Arkansas," next to a barge with other steamboats at the levee in Winona between 1870 and 1880. Railway cars are on a siding in the...


USS Shaw Exploding

Date: 1941-12-07 

Description: The forward magazines of the USS Shaw exploding after a Japanese bomb set the fore aflame as it sat in dock at Pearl Harbor. The midships and stern of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Milwaukee Water Works building looking northwest.


Description: View over snow-covered ground or a frozen river of a group of men sitting on piles of logs. Behind them on the right is a log sorting pier. There are two b...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: A small store with porch and a gas pump out in front. A car is parked nearby on the right. A man stands in the doorway of the neighboring building. "The st...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An aerial view of the Milwaukee County Airport. The office, also seen in Image ID: 11454 is visible in the lower left corner.

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