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Photograph

Memorial Day Parade

Date:  

Description: Patriotic parade, probably Memorial Day, through town on the board sidewalk, in front of the First National Bank looking back toward the Jackson County Cou...

Date: 1950 

Description: Fred Platner and staff of the Joint Distribution Committee's emigration office; Hamburg, Germany.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of an elderly woman seated, probably Mrs. John Coleman.

Date: 1979 ca.

Description: Senator Walter John Chilsen (left), and Lee Dreyfus (right), shaking hands. Man in center of image is unidentified. Chilsen was Republican state senator fr...

Date: 1944 

Description: President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the rain during his presidential reelection campaign.

Postcard

Castle Rock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of Castle Rock, a geological formation of the coast of the Apostle Islands.

Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: Participants in a large-scale hearing clinic held at Washington School in Madison and sponsored by the University of Wisconsin departments of speech and ed...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Avery tractor standardized line featuring a color illustration of a man using a tractor and plow in a field. The...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: The man in the goggles on the right is Teddy Tetzlaff possibly at the Vanderbilt Cup Race. The other men are unidentified. In the background is the grandst...

Print

Pach-e-po

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Pach-e-po, Chief of the Pottowattomie (Potawatomi) Tribe, son of Me-o-ne-me, a Chief who served with Gen. Harrison during the late war and was killed at th...

Photograph

Flint Corn

Date: 1895-09-05 

Description: A man is driving a McCormick harvester with a team of horses, cutting and binding a crop of flint ("Indian") corn, on the farm of S.D.D. Newton, five miles...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The barn in the foreground, left, is the school barn for the Hillside Home School (which was run by Frank Lloyd Wright's aunts & Enos Lloyd Jones sisters,...

Date: 1903-07 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Jennie Krueger standing along a garden fence next to a building holding flowers in her left hand. Her hat, decorated with ribbons and f...

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A boy sits on a wooden chair placed on top of an outdoor wooden bench. A toy dog with wheels on its legs stands on the bench beside him.

Date: 1944-06-06 

Description: Three war correspondents napping on a cot in the Public Relations office at Earls Colne Airfield, England, on D-Day. Many newspaper articles are pinned on...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Costume design for the typing scene ("sc. 44") in "The Counterfeit Traitor", the 1962 war film starring William Holden and Lilli Palmer.

Photograph

Omnibus

Date:  

Description: A group of two women and four men and one boy sitting in an omnibus parked on a residential street. The front of the vehicle appears to read "Idaho Automo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers working parts, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. After 1902, the factory became International Harvester's McCormick Works.

Date:  

Description: Meinhardt Raabe, dressed as Little Oscar, on an amusement park airplane ride.

Photograph

Directing Traffic

Date: 1939 

Description: A Chicago police officer holds up his hand to signal pedestrians that they should not enter the crosswalk.

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