Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View down road of horses with horse-drawn carriages parked on the left near what appears to be a park. On the right automobiles are parked along near comme...

Date: 1931 

Description: A J-30 tractor with a No. 11 Deering harvester-thresher (combine) on the farm of Dr. Juan Balbi in the Argentine Republic in South America.

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Men and women work at the campaign headquarters for the Douglass MacArthur campaign for president.

Date: 1909 

Description: A studio portrait of Company C of the Wisconsin National Guard in uniform.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of classical-style building. Facade has fluted columns, decorated capitals, ornate railings, and a wide stairway leading to the entrance. A man is...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Man driving an International truck advertising "Lady Clementine Pure Food Products" is parked on a dirt road in front of a fence near a brick building. The...

Date: 1925 

Description: Mr. Hyde and Miss Wigent filming a woman and child while the woman is filling pails with water from a hand-pump. The original caption reads: "taking footag...

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: "Ralph Widmer checked out a pier on the Rock River." Ralph was the brother of photographer Jim Widmer.


Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street. Automobiles park and drive in the street near storefronts. Hotel Swoboda can be seen at left; the hotel opened in 1901 and was ren...

Date: 1945-07-13 

Description: Capt. Huldreich M. Stienecker, Michigan, inspecting a load of peas at a cannery where German prisoners of war are working. Steinecker is in charge of the p...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man uses a camera mounted on a tripod to film another man and two boys near a farm building. The man and boys appear to be constructing a silo. Two horse...


Charles Green


Description: Charles Green, the last survivor of the African American colony at Pleasant Ridge (near Lancaster, WI) looks out over the community graveyard.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Small vignette of an oval framed head and shoulders engraved portrait of Governor Alexander Randall. The words "Hon. Alexr. W. Randall" are typed under the...

Date: 1889 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for John H. Grout and Company, manufacturers of agricultural implements, Grimsby, Ontario, Canada. Features an illustration...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color photograph of a man sitting on an International 574 tractor in a studio. The tractor was built in Great Britain.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A man is standing on the platform on the top. This postcard has a handwritten notation on the back:

"One of the first forest protection lookouts erected...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women sit beneath umbrellas on the beach in front of the Colonial Hotel. In the background, people walk by on an elevated boardwalk.

Date: 1972 

Description: 1972 Campaign poster for Ed Muskie, American Democratic Senator and presidential hopeful. Close-up shot of his face, with the slogan, "Believe Muskie."

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting the national parks of the western United States and Canada, as well as promoting train travel. The poster depicts a creek...

Date: 1901 

Description: View across lawn of the University of Wisconsin Armory building (Red Gym). A man is sitting on a railing in front of the gym entrance door. Another man is...

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