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Date: 1946 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol building and the surrounding area from Lake Monona.
Description: A herd of Jersey cows grazes in a field on an International Harvester Company demonstration farm. A shed and farmhouse stand amid trees in the background.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Exterior view of International Harvester branch house.
Description: Dilapidated Milwaukee house.
Description: Several men stand in a hotel lobby. On the right a man stands at a counter with a sign that says "Rooms." This image comes from the collection of Dorothy Z...
Description: John Hines dismantles one of two out-of-date pumps at the Madison Water Works, 311 N. Hancock Street, a job he obtained through the CWA (Civil Works Admini...
Description: Ornate metal siding above oriel windows, common in Tudor and Gothic architecture, on a building at 115 North Hamilton Street.
Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy prepares to play a tape recording at a dinner honoring him. McCarthy said the tape caught Harry Bridges speaking about plotting...
Description: Troops load ammunition and rice delivered by plane to a forward airstrip into an Army helicopter in the Da Nang vicinity of Vietnam. Two of the men are car...
Description: Two open cars, a Deusenberg and a Hudson, race around a curve at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds track, spewing dust behind them. The Milwaukee Mile track...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two pelicans and other waterfowl on the lagoon in Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), opened in 1911.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: One of Gerhard Gesell's daughters (Wilma or Bertha) sitting in a rowboat holding a bouquet of Mississippi River water lilies. She is seated in the stern, t...
Description: Two young women talking in a bedroom. One is packing or unpacking clothes into a travel bag. A copy of Herbert Quick's "Vandemark's Folly" is among the boo...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Aerial view of lake, baseball field, and downtown Belleville.
Date: 1966 before
Description: A group of three men and one woman stand atop the steps of the Madison County courthouse, facing away from the building. One man holds a book in his hands...
Description: A group of University of Wisconsin students who live at Randall House, 1218 West Dayton Street, a residence established by Catholic institute Opus Dei. Sea...
Description: Whitewater State College football coach Forrest Perkins diagrams a football play for high school coaches. Shown (L-R) are Coach Perkins, Otto Breitenbach,...
Description: Black Eagle Service Station, 1039 East Washington Avenue, featuring Goodrich tires and batteries and Pennzoil.
Description: Two men ready a cream separator from Milwaukee Works to be transported to Hinsdale by airplane. One man is standing in the bed of a truck.
Description: Daniel Reynolds, wearing a hat, suit coat, and vest with watch fob, sits in a bentwood chair in front of a large tree. There is a board sidewalk behind hi...
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