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Photograph

Mears Family

Date: 1906 

Description: Five people posing in an automobile parked in front of a large frame house. The house is identified as the birthplace of Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears (1830-1...

Photograph

Lumber Sled

Date:  date unknown

Description: Horse-drawn lumber sled loaded with logs. Five lumbermen are standing on and near sled.

Date: 1909 

Description: Wilbur Wright, in the bowler hat, preparing the Flyer for the conclusion of the test required to win a U.S. Army contract. The 1908 demonstration had been...

Date: 1948-04-23 

Description: Edgewater Hotel manager, Austin Falkner, watches Dr. Donald Bowle register as the first guest at the hotel. Dr. Bowle is professor of the department of ana...

Photograph

Wisconsin Senate

Date: 1925 

Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Senate around a photograph of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Photograph

Hanukkah Ceremony

Date: 1984-12-19 

Description: Hanukkah Ceremony - Abraham Anton uses a servant candle, called the Shamas, to light the first candle of Hanukkah Tuesday night as fellow students watch at...

Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date: 1958-10-01 

Description: Text with the photograph reads: "Paul Vanderbilt, curator of the photographic collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, at the opening of t...

Date: 1963 

Description: A meeting of the anti-Castro group Commandos L. A man stands at the front of the room writing on a chalkboard and other members sit listening.

Date: 1900 after

Description: Construction debris litters the ground around the fourth Wisconsin State Capitol (third in Madison) as reconstruction of the capitol proceeds after the 190...

Photograph

"A Votre Sante"

Date: 1930 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women and children having a meal outdoors on the ground. They are gathered around a box being used as a table. Cu...

Photograph

Jesse Stone

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Jesse Stone walking on board sidewalk, with the Mission Inn along the shoreline in the background.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A man wearing a hat stands on the steps of the front porch of a cabin holding up a large fish at Cormican's on Clam Lake.

Date: 1992 

Description: One presidential political campaign button for Bill Clinton. It has a blue background with a black and white portrait of President Harry S. Truman holding...

Photograph

Peter Ofstedal

Date:  

Description: Vignetted quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Peter Olson [as written on published Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, Volume 1 and Regimental Descriptive...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: An Algerian member of the National Liberation Front adjusts his turban in a cave.

Date:  date unknown

Description: These young men and boys are students in a baking class at a vocational school.

Photograph

Yost's Road House

Date:  

Description: View of men and sleds outside Yost's Road House on the Valdez-Fairbanks Trail. Mountains can be seen in the background. Text on photograph reads: "Yost's R...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of August Krueger seated in a wicker rocking chair supporting an open book on his lap, while Mary and Sarah Krueger stand behind him. A fe...

Date: 1937-05-14 

Description: A.A. Allers (left), service station clerk, M.M. Timmons, service station clerk assistant, and F. E. Lee, service station foreman, work at desks in an offic...

Photograph

George H. Wilbur

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George H. Wilbur, Milwaukee lumberman.

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