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Date: 1885 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Minneapolis Harvester Works, manufacturers of twine binders and other agricultural implements, featuring a chromol...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, wearing a visor and moccassins, sits at a roll top desk. He holds an open book and is smoking a pipe. There are two oil lamps on the desk...

Date: 1969 

Description: Entrance to Fall River Canning Company. A number of trucks full of vegetables are in the parking lot or driveway in front of low sprawling warehouse buildi...

Date: 1923-04-12 

Description: Workers lowering McCormick-Deering 10-20 HP tractors onto railroad cars for shipment using an overhead crane at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Portrait of two unidentified children holding hands while posed on homemade fancy chairs. The girl is dressed in a hand-me-down dress cut from a heavy woo...

Date: 1961 

Description: Elevated view of mechanics working with a farm machinery at International Harvester's Hickory Hill Farm.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of a man standing with one foot raised and resting on a post. Behind him a young woman stands holding a book, and...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: A group of National Liberation Front members stand at attention in front of another member with a rifle on his shoulder. The men are preparing for training...

Date: 1931 

Description: Elevated view of a man using a Farmall tractor to pull a McCormick-Deering windrow harvester in a field of rye. Original caption reads: "Elliot A. Pritcha...

Photograph

Logging Crew

Date:  

Description: A Knapp, Stout & Company crew with J. Bracklin (in fur coat), logging superintendent.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A small girl uses a Mogul Junior 1 HP stationary engine to power a washing machine located on the porch of a house. There is a cream separator on the left.

Date: 1949-02-02 

Description: University of Wisconsin students Bob Steinhagen, Milwaukee, Connie Prentice, West Bend, and John Williams, La Crosse, making some of the elaborate decorati...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Side view of a man using two horses to pull a corn binder through a field.

Photograph

The Annie Girdon

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Sidewheel rafter, Annie Girdon. The crew is on deck and a raft of logs is in the foreground. Sign on wheel reads Annie Girdon, lightning pack...

Date: 1946-08-08 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and possibly Ernest Joseph Belisle.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A large group of people are crossing to a street corner. The corner store has a sign saying: "United Cigar Store." The road is paved with cobblestones.

Date: 1927-08-05 

Description: A man pulls a circus wagon with a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor while two men watch near a tent. The circus is likely the Sells-Floto Circus.

Date:  

Description: A child wearing a long sailor-like dress stands leaning on a chair for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. There is a wide-brimmed hat on the...

Date: 1949-01-19 

Description: Mrs. John J. (Audrey) Walsh, 1662 Monroe Street, in charge of distributing heart-shaped distribution boxes for the American Heart Association in Dane Count...

Date: 1991-07 

Description: "Craig Ruffing, Les Beck, and Fred and Russ Bandlow relax at the old Weber Pioneer Beer Brewery."

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