Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of six young men and women standing on dock of an Apostle Island.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A man rides a bucking bronco while another man rides past at a "Frontier Days" rodeo.

Date: 1960-06 ca.

Description: Sunlight comes through a line of trees, as seen from a nearby field.

Date: 1940-07 

Description: Two boys and two girls swimming at the Bad River at Copper Falls State Park. One of the girls is diving off the dock that also has a platform. In the backg...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two girls stand on the wooden porch of a schoolhouse holding ropes attached with timber hitch knots to a piece of wood on which a girl sits. Other children...


Tank Xing

Date: 1980 ca.

Description: Tank crossing sign at Camp McCoy.


Lincoln Monument

Date: 1908 after

Description: Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A corner of Bascom Hall is on the left, and in the background are t...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A two-story brick house, identified as the home of Prairie School pupil Marian Hintz, stands on a well tended lawn. There is a large front bay and curved p...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of a farmhouse, barn, water tower, and other buildings on an International Harvester Company demonstration farm. The IHC logo appears on the water tow...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Group of tourists and crew members on the bow deck of the DELL QUEEN, an excursion boat that operated on the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells.


Camp Vail

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of man in an early twentieth century United States Army Airplane at Camp Vail, named in 1909.

Date: 2008-03-14 

Description: "This is the American Legion Post #157 at 732 South Hubbard Street in Horicon." The signboard boldly advertises their Friday fish fry.


Lath Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down hill of three women, three men, and a boy and girl posed standing in different locations around a sawmill by a shoreline, possibly the Lath Mill....

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: J.C. Lester uses a McCormick-Deering Farmall H tractor to border a citrus grove in preparation for irrigation.

Date: 1960 

Description: President Sukarno of Indonesia (under the umbrella) escorts Nikita Khruschev (in the white suit), visiting Soviet premier, to inspect some new construction...



Date:  date unknown

Description: View through trees of "Lar-Board" (Baker's Cottage), later Hamilton Rose Cottage.

Date: 1944-08 

Description: Elevated view of the airfield at Royal Air Force station Steeple Morden, located 3.5 miles west of Royston, Hertfordshire, England. The 355th Fighter Group...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Outdoor family portrait of the Backhaus family posed in the yard of a house. Four men stand in the back row while four women sit on chairs in the front row...


Otto's Tavern

Date: 1946-08-25 

Description: Exterior view from across the street of Otto's Tavern.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: The caption states the "Farmall MV shown is owned by C.R. Tschirn of Donaldsville, Louisiana, who operates a 350-acre farm, 225 acres of which were in suga...

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