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Photograph

Equipment Test

Date: 1959-05-20 

Description: A man attends to a control panel of a factory machine that tests a large gear. The Falk Corporation later purchased and used this gear. Original Falk capti...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1942-07 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House of a boys summer camp, with an image of Skip Sul?(obscured letters) participating in a game involving tak...

Book or Pamphlet

26 - Three Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Three angora rabbits sitting in their wood hutches.

Date: 1928-10-26 

Description: McCormick-Deering no. 8 harvester-thresher (combine) in a factory yard. Original caption reads: "View of the No. 8 harvester-thresher as it is still curren...

Date: 1948-01-11 

Description: The remains of the boiler tank of the Milwaukee Road railroad engine of the Portage to Madison passenger train, which exploded and derailed south of Arling...

Photograph

Children Gardening

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Children working in garden. One child pulls beets, while another uses a hoe to dig up potatoes from a garden. Another child sits in a wheelbarrow beside th...

Date: 1979-05-24 

Description: Lyle Lurvey and Mrs. Lurvey on a tractor planting muskmelon on their farm near Highway 67, south of Dousman.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Ca...

Date: 1916-05-17 

Description: Men gather around a cotton picking machine exhibited at the National Implement and Vehicle Association Meeting.

Date: 1954-05-15 

Description: Jim Temp, Badger first baseman, makes a catch to put out the runner, Illinois pitcher Jim Flynn, during a baseball game between the University of Wisconsin...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elevated view of farmers bringing corn to the Lange Canning Co. plant. View looking west, from the west end of the old Madison Street bridge.

Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday card with two clasped hands over foliage and flowers. Image is inside of a black border. The text reads: "For auld lang syne, A merry Christmas To...

Photograph

Vietnam Meeting

Date: 1967-12-23 

Description: President Lyndon Johnson with General William Westmoreland and Ambassador Ellsworth Bunker in Vietnam.

Date: 1954 

Description: The front cover of a four page election mailer/newsletter for U.S. Senate candidate Gaylord Nelson. A quarter-length portrait covers most of the page. The...

Date: 1912 

Description: Map shows roads, railroads, post offices, schools, houses, churches, routes, and post office collection boxes. The map includes a distant chart and explana...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Portrait of Richard M. Nixon at four years of age, wearing a sailor suit and Dutch-boy haircut.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Business card of Edward Rohloff, a traveling salesman for Willson's Monarch Laboratory, a manufacturer of patent medications in the early part of the 1900s...

Date: 1956-03-23 

Description: Four classmates and friends from Wisconsin High School admire some of the decorations at a Pre-Easter dancing part held at the Nakoma Golf Club. Left to ri...

Photograph

Dean's Barn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The barn of W.A. Dean, built in 1844 and used as a stage barn in the stage coach days. The barn's foundation, silo, and milk room are newer.

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