Date: 1913 

Description: Edgar Krueger posing with a mink he trapped. He is looking down at the mink, which he holds up against the house, while holding his rifle in the other hand...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Men and a boy examining a prototype "tractor of the future" in an exhibit during the St. Cloud combine promotion. Signs hanging around the display read "lo...


Maple Syrup Shack

Date: 1966 

Description: View of a maple syrup shack. Smoke billows out of the doorway, which is blocked by a wheelbarrel full of wood. Two men are visible in the background next t...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of an elderly couple, both seated in chairs in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Couples, adults, and children sunbathe on the beach and wade in the water. In the distance is an establishment with a name written on its awning, appearin...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of three unidentified children standing in a yard. The two young girls are wearing white dresses with puffy sleeves. The young boy is wear...

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering Fairway 12 tractor and a mowing attachment to maintain a golf course. A group of people are playing golf in the background.

Date: 1924-07 

Description: A man stands with a group of nine women posed in front of a small commercial building. A sign in the shape of a tire advertises "Goodyear Service Station."...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of three young Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop and wearing suits, one holding a small boy. The male children of t...


Boats and Pickup

Date: 1929-04-28 

Description: A pickup truck parked on the brick drive near the main house at Black Point Estate. Two boats rest on a trailer parked in front of the truck.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the John Jermain Library reading room in Sag Harbor, New York. Text on photograph reads: "Interior Of John Jermain Library, Sag Harbor, N....

Date: 1926-04 

Description: View of a manure pile near a barn. Used to demonstrate the dangers of placing waste too near to a house. A rooster stands atop the pile and a bicycle and c...


Description: Four men pause in their work of building a new, large barn. They are all wearing hats for protection from the sun.


Description: Six young women posing playfully beneath a bench.

Date: 1945 

Description: Pendarvis and Trelawny, restored Cornish houses, on Shake Rag Street.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of farmyard with a flock of chickens and several chicken coops in foreground. A farmhouse is in the background.


Model Dairy Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: A model dairy farm maintained by Hoard's "Dairyman Magazine" for experimental purposes. Two women are walking in the driveway near the buildings on the rig...


Lloyd Jones Family

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Members of the Lloyd Jones family informally gathered on the lawn outside their house.

Date: 1991 

Description: Wisconsin was well represented on a congressional leadership trip to the Persian Gulf in 1991. Here Congressman David Obey (in plaid shirt) leans over the...

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