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Photograph

Boston Branch House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of an International Harvester Company branch building. Large show windows line the first floor along the sidewalk. A large electric sign on t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the lean-to kitchen in Hyland House, which was built in 1660. Room features a fireplace with two smokers, a table with several mortar and pestles,...

Photograph

Plucking Turkeys

Date: 1947-11 

Description: Two girls, holding turkey feathers, watch production line at Frank Lyons Turkey Farm where two women workers are plucking turkeys.

Date: 1955 

Description: Exterior view of the Wil-Kil Pest Control building at 705 Williamson Street. The sign above the entrance features a rat and a cockroach depicted in neon.

Postcard

Steamer J.S.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The sternwheel excursion, J.S., taken near Wabasha.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Saint Paul, underway on the Mississippi river. Sign on wheel reads St. Louis, Dubuque, St. Paul, Streckfus Steamers. Later named the Senator...

Date: 1866 ca.

Description: Engraved carte-de-visite portrait of General Ulysses S. Grant and his family.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: In the foreground, a man with a cane on a porch looks down towards the camera. In the background, a man walks down the alley. "The alley is long, dark and...

Date: 1956-08-21 

Description: Five West High School graduates sit in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin campus. They will be attending colleges away from Madison. Left...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: A young Algerian girl has her foot treated by a Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) worker in a tent. The man is wrapping the girl's foot in bandages. She...

Date: 1973-10-23 

Description: J. Wesley Miller posing with some of the campus street posters and handouts he collected. Mayor Soglin, Toby Emmer, Richard Nixon, Melvin Laird and Angela...

Photograph

Hampton Institute

Date: 1872 after

Description: Elevated view of women wearing uniforms of knee-length skirts and dark tights are taking to the field to play a game of field hockey at Hampton Institute....

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of group of men working on and around a flat bed wagon loaded with a large piece of machinery. They are outside a large brick building.

Date: 1899-06-12 after

Description: Side view of a group of people looking at the debris left by a tornado from a covered horse-drawn carriage. In the foreground the roof of a houselies on th...

Date: 1941-07-22 

Description: Scrapbook page of trip highlights from a bike hosteling trip to Pine Bluff (Dane County), Sauk City (Sauk County), and Okee (Columbia County), sponsored by...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Woman standing outside of the two-story Post Office building in Manitowish. There is a road, fence and pine trees in the foreground.

Date: 1903-03-01 

Description: An article in Tokyo publication the "Sun Trade Journal" featuring Richard Ely, along with images of the main buildings of the University of Wisconsin-Madis...

Photograph

Sumner's Drugstore

Date: 1905 

Description: Interior view of Sumner's Drugstore, which was established in 1855. From left to right are George "Jud" Stone, Edwin Sumner, and Bert B. Collyer.

Photograph

Russell Road Grader

Date: 1926-08 

Description: A man operates a Russell road grader on a rural road.

Date: 1936-07-02 

Description: A man prepares to drink from a drinking fountain attached to a McCormick-Deering 4-can milk (water cooler), possibly at International Harvester's West Pull...

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