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Date: 1943-07 ca.

Description: Gag photo of Robert Doyle with his head seemingly sticking out of a box. Above the box is a sign that reads: "TRASH BOX." The box and sign are attached to...

Date: 1924-08 

Description: Trees line the road as two automobiles pass going in opposite directions on Dixie Highway.

Photograph

Cornfield and Farm

Date: 1960-10-06 

Description: View of a farm partially hidden by trees with a cornfield in the foreground.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Rustic wooden dam and bridge between two of the Eau Claire Lakes in southwest Bayfield County.

Photograph

Ruins of Rome

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of the Farmers and Merchants Bank after a fire. All that's left standing is its neo-classical marble facade with columns framing a doorway...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a ferry boat near a landing. "Gen. Spencer" can be read on the side of the ferry, which is transporting a cart, two children and a man. Several mor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Native American doorman stands at the street entrance of the Westward-Ho Hotel. View features an archway entrance, an automobile, and a woman standing to...

Date: 1960 

Description: View of a 1949 Lincoln Cosmopolitan automobile owned by Robert Piersdorff and later purchased by Lewis Arms.

Date: 1913 before

Description: Kentucky Grain Drills catalog cover, no color. Features a woman in a long dress holding on to the bridle of a horse standing in a stall. In a smaller inset...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed standing and holding/sharpening a scythe, with a dog sitting nearby. Three children are sitting in the grass, and a woman is standing in front of...

Date: 1930 

Description: View from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of snow-covered trees and bushes. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An exterior view of people sitting and standing outside of the Monona Lake Assembly Auditorium, which is partially obscured by trees. Designed by Morrison...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sig Olson at a wilderness camping site, probably in the Quetico area.

Date: 1965-07 

Description: A woman and two children, photographed by a civil rights volunteer.

"Mrs. Ernestine Bishop, another most courageous freedom worker. Last summer she walk...

Photograph

Twins at Lister Bag

Date: 1943-11-04 

Description: Twin soldiers, Corporal John Kellner (left) and Private First Class Bob Kellner (right) of Milwaukee get a drink at the lister bag, in the camp on Goodenou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of a man, and woman holding a small girl, posed sitting. They are surrounded by three girls and three boys standing near a well.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black and white postcard of the north end of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society, and Langdon S...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Young girl holding flowers, in a flower garden.

Date: 1931 

Description: A view of the Log Cabin Filling Station at a tourist camp. A garage for washing and greasing on the left. Two tall gas pumps. Lamps made of interlaced logs...

Photograph

Planting in Field

Date: 1924-05-23 

Description: A man uses a planter drawn by a team of two horses to work in a field at Bainridge Farm. A fence and what appears to be a wagon bed are visible in the back...

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