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Date:  date unknown

Description: People stand at the gate to the ten-acre Monticello Amusement Park. The arched entrance is decorated with various shapes, windmills, towers, and flags. Fen...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: A portrait of a cowgirl on her horse. She wears a work shirt, skirt, and hat. The background is nondescript, possibly in a field. Printed in the bottom...

Date: 1949-02-26 

Description: Jim Urquhart crossing the finish line as he sets the annex record for the two-mile indoor run at the University of Wisconsin Athletic Annex, 702 Langdon St...

Date: 1966-05-16 ca.

Description: View from street of Aletta's Hat Shop. The shop is on a corner lot and seems to be connected to a residential home.

Date:  

Description: An audience watches bowlers at Milwaukee Auditorium. There is a Statue of Liberty replica in the seating area.

Date: 1927-02-11 

Description: A uniformed worker holding a package steps out of an International Model S truck operated by the Carolyn Laundry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man wearing diving gear is fishing underwater. He is sitting on the lake bed among weeds with a worm on the end of his line. A large fish is swimming tow...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of unidentified family. Two infants are sitting in a chair, and a man and a woman are posing standing behind...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man operates a balling machine while another handles spools of binder twine. The men may have been working at the McCormick twine mill in Chicago.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: A man operates machinery powered by an International PA-50 power unit owned by Starbuck Construction Company.

Date: 1944-07-12 

Description: Henry Bartholomay, Jr. and his wife, Clara Seipp Bartholomay pose at the corner of the screened porch at their summer home on the occasion of their fiftiet...

Date: 1940 

Description: International model D-15-M (Metro) truck owned by Davidson Transfer & Storage Co. and operated under lease by Remington Rand, Inc., in Baltimore. A man is...

Date: 1914 

Description: Man and boy (possibly father and son) driving an International Model M truck on a rough dirt road overlooking farmland in a valley.

Photograph

William Beers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of William Beers, facing foward, wearing dark suit and tie, and chin whiskers.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Men wearing helmets tackling each other on a field during a football game. A man in white (referee) is running toward the camera. In the distance is a crow...

Date: 1962 

Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with "State Fair" in faceted yellow letters against a red band. An illustration of a female figure in a dress with...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Photograph

Taking a Break

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Men and one woman gathered around machinery in a cutover area of northern Wisconsin preparing to undertake an unknown task.

Date: 1946 

Description: Fred Platner (far right, back row) and co-workers for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; Bergen Belsen, Germany.

Date: 1916 

Description: Full-length publicity portrait of Irene Castle posed in a studio in front of a painted backdrop. She looking over her shoulder at the camera and is wearing...

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