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Description: A large group consisting of five males and four females pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop around a studio prop of a stone wall. The...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Studio group portrait of wedding party all standing while posing in front of a painted background. Three women and a young girl are wearing long white dres...
Description: A crowd looks on as boys in derby cars await the start of the Madison Soap Box Derby at the starting gate on East Gorham St.
Date: date unknown
Description: Engraving of George Washington and his troops rowing across an icy Delaware River to attack the British, from the painting by E. Leutze.
Description: View from inside of a railroad car of a factory worker using a forklift to load International Cub Cadet lawn tractor boxes onto wooden pallets at the compa...
Description: A view from behind the bar in the Lutheran Center Bowling Alley of happy patrons enjoying a beer. One of the two bartenders is also enjoying a beverage.
Description: An unidentified man (Myles Horton?) using an axe to cut off a chicken's head.
Description: David Winn peering out from behind a Henry Moore sculpture.
Description: A man harvests grain with a reaping hook or sickle. The man was likely re-enacting early grain harvesting methods for a company photographer.
Description: View down Broadway at Eighth Street. Pedestrians cross the street in front of automobiles and cable cars while stores, theaters, and other tall buildings...
Description: Two men with bees removed from the wall of a building.
Description: Circuit Judge Joseph R. McCarthy wearing his Marine uniform a few days before he left for active duty.
Description: A man standing in an endgate lime spreader uses a shovel to spread lime onto a field at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm. The spreader...
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: A man shows off an incandescent lamp switchboard with bamboo filiament, lamp receptacle with wooden base, current and pressure indicators and controlling d...
Description: The top prize winners at the Madison Artists Exhibition. From left are Professor Alfred Sessler, University of Wisconsin art education, for two small oil p...
Description: View from above of five International buses labeled, "The Omnibus College" parked in front of a group of tents. There appear to be men in uniform standing...
Description: International Harvester dealer showing a trailing five bottom disk plow hitched to a Farmall tractor to customers.
Description: Congressman David Obey receives an award from the Marshfield Clinic Heritage Foundation. He is wearing a yellow rose boutonniere on his lapel. To Obey's ri...
Description: Men working on the foundation of a building, possibly laying a foundation for the post-flood business district dam.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a lumberjack wearing a hat, fringed shirt, trousers, suspenders, and what appear to be spiked boots. He is holding a peavey and is posin...
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