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Postcard

The James Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: A postcard image of Jesse, Frank and the mother James.

Photograph

Kids Boarding Bus

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Color photograph of kids walking through snow while leaving a metal bus shelter to board an International school bus. There are houses in the background.

Photograph

Zona Gale

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval-framed quarter-length studio portrait of young Zona Gale in a white dress.

Photograph

Vilas Flying Boat

Date: 1915 

Description: Jack Vilas (seated) in the Curtiss hydroplane he used to spot forest fires for the Wisconsin Conservation Department. (His companion is not identified.) Th...

Date: 1947-11-16 

Description: Left to right are the Rev. J. Pierce Newell, Madison, superintendent of the southern Wisconsin district of the Western Wisconsin Conference of Methodist ch...

Date: 1923-05-22 

Description: A man pours a bag of feed into a feed grinder powered by a 6 h.p. engine.

Photograph

A Flock Tied Up

Date: 1930 

Description: A man has tied up a flock of goats and a woman is milking them. They are wearing indigenous clothing. The landscape is rocky with hills in the background....

Photograph

Feed Barn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men, two boys on horses, and two girls pose in front of a feed barn.

Date: 1920 

Description: Advertisement for the Bates Steel Mule featuring a photograph at left of a man using the tractor. A headline reads "Why the Bates Steel Mule is the most ef...

Photograph

Zangl Wedding Toast

Date: 1949-02-01 

Description: Mary Lou Ruecker and Gene Zangl wedding. This photo was taken at the Turner Hall in Mayville.

Date: 1905 

Description: Formal, full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Belle Case La Follette, the wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. Although the negative jacket...

Photograph

Cleaning Cow Barn

Date: 1983-12-11 

Description: Delmer Staus of Waukesha County shoveling contents of one of his cow barns into a manure spreader.

Photograph

"Windy City Kitty"

Date: 1943-11-17 

Description: Mechanic Sergeant Raymond Smith of Ontario, Wisconsin, stands next to the nose art, "Windy City Kitty," depicting a naked woman in the "pin-up style" on th...

Photograph

Milwaukee Movie Set

Date: 1990 

Description: Costumed actors on a Third Ward street transformed to represent the 1930s for the made-for-TV movie "Dillinger".

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Factory worker on a tractor on an assembly line at International Harvester's Farmall Works (factory).

Date: 1942 

Description: International Harvester dealer Chester E. Seif signs a pledge of cooperation with Governor Heil's "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. H.J. Brosnahan (left), mana...

Photograph

Theatrical Cast

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large group portrait of men, women and children dressed in costume posing in front of and on a stage. Probably a theatrical cast.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Exterior view of house at 1513 Hooker Avenue. Two children are playing in the driveway. The garage door is open and an automobile is parked inside. The hou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young man is squatting in a doorway to a stone barn with his arm around the neck of a white calf. He is wearing striped pants and jacket with a cap. An e...

Photograph

Turck Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Turck family.

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