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Description: Poster advertising a World War II scrap drive effort sponsored by Wisconsin Governor Julius Heil. The effort was known as "MacArthur Week" and took place b...
Description: "The British Concorde makes an appearance at the EAA Convention in Oshkosh."
Description: "When Theresa firemen purchased a new truck, as is customary, other fire departments came to initiate the new truck."
Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of John Myers Olin. Olin was a professor of the University of Wisconsin Law School and the president of the Madison Par...
Description: Humorous photograph of Bloch on his first trip to California at the invitation of Kuttner. According to Gauer, Mooney was sort of a "nutty" musician that l...
Date: 1942-11 ca.
Description: Soldiers land on the beach in New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). They use collapsible canvas boats to ferry men and equipment from small coastal ve...
Description: Four ranch hands in the process of saddling a horse. Two have tied the legs together, one holds the nose and jaw area, while the fourth maneuvers the sadd...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Three men harvest grain in a field using hand held cradles. The scene may be a re-enactment staged to demonstrate early harvest methods.
Description: Mechanics work on International trucks at Owenhouse Hardware Company, an International Harvester dealership.
Description: Mr. Allan K. Wood stands beside an International C-300 truck owned by Wood Lumber Company. Piles of lumber are stacked in the background, and there is a ma...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edward Scofield, Oconto lumberman.
Description: Two men unload a wicker sofa from the back of a Model S International truck owned by Zieglers Furniture Store.
Description: Vignetted waist-up studio portrait of Christian Jacobson, a corporal in Company I, Wisconsin 15 Infantry, in uniform holding his musket across his chest. T...
Description: Five men, two seated and three standing, pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: date unknown
Description: Large group of men posed standing and holding logging tools with several teams of oxen and horses in the woods.
Description: A Jersey herd being lined up for the judges at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Group of International Harvester Agricultural Extension speakers seated on a lawn for supper. Original caption reads, "This picture shows part of the Alfal...
Description: Portrait of artist, Lester Bentley, wearing an apron and sitting in his studio holding a brush, a pipe and a painters palette.
Description: Group of six young men and women standing on dock of an Apostle Island.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A man rides a bucking bronco while another man rides past at a "Frontier Days" rodeo.
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