Date: 1952-04-23 

Description: G.I. Wallace and Clarence Graham looking over some of the discarded musical instruments donated to the state-wide project collecting musical instruments fo...


Food Dehydrator

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman wearing an apron pulls a tray out from what appears to be a food dehydrator.


Capping Tin Cans

Date: 1915-05 

Description: Mae Gribbon uses a soldering tool to seal tin cans in a home canning operation.

Date: 1948-09-28 

Description: "John O. Widmer shows visitors from Nebraska what Brick Cheese looks like."

Date: 1999-01-15 

Description: "Shannon Bruckner, an employee for 4 months is our waitress at Salty's in Fond du Lac."

Date: 1961-06 

Description: Factory workers attach Cub Cadet parts to a chassis as they arrive along a ceiling-mounted conveyor at International Harvester's Louisville Works.


Description: Studio portrait of a seated boy in a hat and necktie in front of a painted backdrop.


Description: A series of photographs taken to illustrate "political types." On the wall behind him a small American flag is propped on the apartment intercom.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a small unidentified European American girl posed standing on top of a table draped with a cl...

Date: 1998 

Description: Bill Casper (right) and his wife, Kathy (left), standing with U.S. Senator Herb Kohl in his Capitol office. The Caspers visited Kohl as part of the 1998 Sm...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Interior of the Fred Schenk grocery store on the corner of Atwood Avenue and Winnebago Street. Included in the photograph are Art Ramsey, Matilda Schenk, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a man posed standing and leaning on a stuffed chair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a small Ho-Chunk girl posing sitting on a chair draped with a fringed throw. She is wearing a white dress...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up portrait of August Krueger at age 14.

Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Professor Joseph H. McChesney, a geologist and paleontologist associated with the Illinois State Geological Survey. Shown here...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk infant girl posing sitting in a small chair that has been placed on top of another chair. She is in front of a painted backdr...


Description: Full-length view of a woman factory worker wearing belted coveralls over a white shirt. On her left breast pocket there is a photographic name badge. Her h...

Date: 1958-02-23 

Description: Carolyn Baier, 20, queen of the Alverno College club fair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of five young Ho-Chunk women in front of a painted backdrop. Two are posing standing in the back row, and three are sitting. They are all i...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Nurse with a young girl patient and a container of blood.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: