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Date: 1965 

Description: Aerial view that encompasses most of the town and part of the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1913 

Description: Two boys holding a pail of water. There is a wagon parked near a building in the background. Original caption reads: "Bringing a pail of warm water for the...

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: The crowd in the street at a parade honoring Margaret McGuire who was selected Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View down the ladder leading up to the water tower.

Date: 1932 

Description: Architectural model of the exterior of International Harvester's exhibit building at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Chicago.

Date: 1949-05 

Description: Two men inside the Inland Heating Company with an International KB-3 Metro truck parked outside a large plate glass window.

Photograph

Fort Winnebago

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of the Fort Winnebago hospital. Detail showing the front door. All but the screen door is original.

Date: 1930-07-08 

Description: Colorized postcard of the rock formation called the Stone Face in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees and foliage can be seen to the right and below. The lake,...

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Mary McLeod Bethune, noted civil rights leader and educator, is introduced to the audience at the annual convention of the Southern Conference for Human Ri...

Date: 1930-07-26 

Description: Night view of Morgan golf driving course on Mineral Point Road opposite Holly Avenue in the Westmorland neighborhood.

Date: 1947-03-20 

Description: Group portrait taken at Wisconsin Legislative banquet. Pictured left to right: Bishop William P. O'Connor, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Madison, Judge...

Date: 1956 

Description: Ticket stub for a football game between the Green Bay Packers and the Chicago Cardinals played at Comiskey Park on December 2, 1956.

Photograph

Spreading Manure

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Alexander and August Krueger loading manure into a Litchfield manure spreader. Alexander sits on the spreader holding the reins of the three-horse team hit...

Photograph

Mad Hat Luncheon

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Original colorful hats of all types and designs appeared at the spring "Mad Hat" luncheon at the Blackhawk Country Club. Ellsworth Mack, one of the hostess...

Date: 1929 

Description: A wrecker truck and driver parked behind a sign that says " We Guarantee Our Service". The steering wheel is on the right. Countryside in the background.

Photograph

Forest and Hares

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton rests on the kitchen floor with two Dutch hares. There is a woodburning stove and a "Detroit Jewel" gas stove in the background. A table...

Date: 1952-12-23 

Description: Over 2,000 children at two state institutions will receive gifts donated by state employees and displayed under the Christmas tree in the State Capitol. Th...

Photograph

Charles H. Seals

Date: 1929-04-03 

Description: Portrait of Charles H. Seals, janitor at the Security State Bank, 1965 Atwood Avenue next to a rubber tree plant.

Date: 1914-02-27 ca.

Description: Second Ward Savings Bank building (now the Milwaukee County Historical Society), looking northwest from the corner of W. Kilbourn Avenue and N. Plankinton...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's line of Champion harvesting machines. The cover features an illustration of a stylized window...

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