Date: 1949-01-18 

Description: Florence Brewer, seated, from England, learning sewing from Helen John, with Richard W. Bardwell, director of Madison Vocational and Adult Education School...


Wisconsin United

Date:  date unknown

Description: There's nothing like a threat to the fortunes of the dairy business to bring Wisconsin political leaders together. Here two Republicans and two Democrats t...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of man on horse-drawn Kemp No. 2 20th Century manure spreader. Seated on the ground on the left is a man and young boy (possibly father and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of a group of raftsmen eating at a table on-board a lumber raft near shoreline.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of the Dining Tent" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Views of Chicago Light Guard"...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Two men pick through bushels of potatoes that have been dumped from a freight train. The men scour for potatoes that are still good. Original caption reads...

Date: 1899 

Description: An unknown man is standing and feeding chickens in a farm yard. A barn is in the background on the left.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of farmer with dog loading manure onto horse-drawn Kemp No. 1 20th Century manure spreader at the base of a hill on farmland.


Milking the Cows

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men are sitting on stools milking cows in a barnyard within a log fence enclosure. Milking was usually done outside during the 19th century so in this...


Description: A large group of people sit outdoors at a long table underneath an awning. Probably at the Matt Olson Farm Campground, presently the site of Perry Creek Pa...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of an couple from India in "native" Indian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set...


Turkey Farm

Date: 1940 

Description: A farmer stands near a tractor amidst turkeys at Reif Turkey Farm. The original caption reads: "Mr. Glenn Reif uses Farmall H for general farm work, belt w...

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: Harold Lautz, sergeant-at-arms for the annual Lutheran Men's Club "Sweetheart's Dinner" held in the Lutheran Memorial Church, 1021 University Avenue. Mr. L...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: From left to right, J.L. McCaffrey, President of International Harvester; Anita McCormick Blaine; Fowler McCormick, Chairman of the Board for International...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Group portrait of two dogs and five men. In the background are tents among trees. Two of the men are holding a pole strung with their fish catch.


Paul Ryan Speaks

Date: 2012-10-30 

Description: Congressman Paul Ryan speaks to a group as the Republican Vice Presidential candidate at the La Crosse County Republican Headquarters. Most people are wear...


Description: Woman wearing a hairnet and an apron fills a pasty in her kitchen. A man wearing coveralls is seated at the table watching.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of kitchen at the Grand Lodge Hall with a male cook posed behind a large table underneath a hanging rack of pots and pans. There's a large st...

Date: 2003-04-02 

Description: "Janelle, our waitress, joined us at our table at R Chalet Restaurant."

Date: 1916 

Description: Basting the meat on the rotisserie for the Rotary Club Barbeque held at the campsite of Neal Brown.

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