Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.

Date: 1954-05-01 

Description: Jackie Mansfield crosses the finish line and wins the 440-yard dash at Camp Randall as part of the University of Wisconsin vs. Iowa Track Meet.

Date: 1915-03-02 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children leave an agricultural presentation by J.E. Hite at Haile's store. Hite, dressed in a hat and overcoat, loads a rolled c...

Date: 1959-11-07 

Description: Winners of the Wisconsin "Make It Yourself with Wool" contest are shown with their work. At left is Kay Lyon, junior winner (ages 14 - 17); on the right is...


Three Boys in Robes

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three boys in black robes each holding a book. The boys stand with two potted plants, and a prop wall of s...

Date: 1977-10 

Description: Rod Ballmer (center), Paul Bernsdorf (left), and Jeffrey Mondeik at Ballmer's Old Time Tavern. There is a cribbage board on the bar and the wall behind the...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Front view of a high school for African American students. SNCC Arkansas Project.

Date: 1908 

Description: A view of the Yahara River below Williamson Street.

Date: 1961-05-15 

Description: Robert Hall (left), general chairman of the Bethel Lutheran Church youth fair, presents a check of proceeds of the fair to Peter Sethre, youth director of...

Date: 1973-03 ca.

Description: Poster publicizing a talk with Mahatma Parlokanand speaking about the teachings of Satguru Maharaj Ji, a spiritual Perfect Master. Features a picture of Sa...


Description: Prisoners are seen walking past cells on the set of the film "Riot in Cell Block 11." There are two lines of men — one on the first floor and another on th...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of men shoveling dirt from a large pile into a long line of horse-drawn wagons lined up along a road at a construction site.


Malvern Hill

Date: 1862-07-01 

Description: "Malvern Hill." The site of the battle in a half-toned photograph from a book.

Date: 1968-03-16 

Description: Senator Robert F. Kennedy announcing his candidacy for the office of President of the United States. The announcement took place in the Caucus Room of the...


Description: Letterhead of J.P.M. Olsen, painter, paper-hanger, and decorator from Durholm, Wisconsin (previously of Milltown, Wisconsin). There is a profile image of a...

Date: 1926-12 

Description: Two men stand by a guard rail along the side of a road to look at a snow-covered automobile resting on its side.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of allegorical statuary group. One of four allegorical statuary groups, done by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol...

Date: 1930 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering 10-20 and 15-30 orchard tractors.

Date: 1950-04-04 

Description: Susan Stroud, 3.5 years old, wears her new navy blue straw Easter bonnet which is trimmed in pale pink and yellow rosebuds. She is the daughter of Mr. and...

Date: 1919 

Description: Various International Harvester trucks and tractors, including the Titan 10-20 and Mogul 8-16, parked in front of the company's Hamilton Works in Hamilton,...

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