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Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, at her desk in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Two men harvesting wheat with an International crawler tractor (TracTracTor) and a No. 51 hillside harvester-thresher (combine). Mountains are in the far b...
Description: Edward and Mrs. Brandel and their daughter Mary pose near a Christmas tree during the holidays.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A shepherd with a crook watches his flock in a wooded area beside a pond. His sheep dog rests beside him.
Description: Profile portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. with his arms crossed. The photograph was taken during during his first year in the U.S. Senate, but it was...
Description: Group portrait of Oregon High School basketball players in uniform.
Date: 1923 date unknown
Description: Illustration on cover of a book written about the history of the typewriter covering 1873-1923.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Two women, one holding a bag and one pushing a baby carriage, walk together across the cobbled path of Carl Schurz park. An approaching pedestrian and the...
Description: African American man sitting inside an agricultural display of corn, potatoes, canned goods and International Harvester agricultural lecture charts. A bann...
Date: 1982 before
Description: "The painting shows the Choctaws and a mixed group of Major Daquin's Battalion of Free Men of Color. The latter were mostly attired in civilian clothes bec...
Description: Dorothy Johansson, research assistant in zoology at the University of Wisconsin, performing an experiment using white rats to check techniques being develo...
Description: Original Sid caption for his imaginative drawing: "Fish history begins with hooks made of wood, bone, bronze and shells. Some of these prehistoric lures ar...
Description: Advertising brochure for wagon trucks, featuring a man pulling a loaded wagon with a Farmall H tractor. Includes the text: "All-Purpose Trucks, Farm Gears...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Emil Vilter, Milwaukee machinist.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of an elderly Ho-Chunk woman, Mary Snowball Decorra Buffalohead (PayOokSeKah), posed sitting and holding a porcupine quill-work bag in fron...
Description: Two Native American children, a girl and a boy, standing in front of a small teepee with a blanket draped over part of it.
Description: "Inspecting this horse power machine at the Theresa Historical Society are Larry Dogs, Alfred Benter, Fred Bandlow, and Martin Koll."
Description: A line of factory workers next to a large pile of metal parts at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a crowd watching a diver who has launched himself from a high ladder supported by guy wires. The railing around a small pool is visible on...
Description: "The LHS girls are feted by a large crowd in the high school gym."
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