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Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Street scene featuring a cannon at the corner of a park. A commercial strip is visible in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline of two men standing on a newly constructed railroad bridge over a stream.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Front elevation of the Herbert Jacobs Residence known as Jacobs I, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, during construction. A car can be seen in the carport.
Description: Afermath of the fire of June 4, 1905. A chimney and some burnt out walls still stand. The area around the ruins is fenced off. The top of the building t...
Description: A stage station en route from the railroad to Fort Duchesne, Utah, an example of accommodations for travelers. Agent Mytor stands in the doorway.
Description: Lineup of parade vehicles at Law Park along Lake Monona for Wisconsin's first civil defense support battalion test in Madison.
Description: Bridge and truck trail constructed by Works Progress Administration (WPA) workmen to facilitate forest fire prevention and control.
Description: A man uses a "handy device for pulling old fence post" (original caption).
Description: View of Main Street showing stores, people and vehicles.
Description: Crowd of men gathered around a car sitting near the curb. The back of the car appears almost crushed while portions of the front remain relatively intact.
Description: Joseph R. McCarthy campaigned hard for election to the Senate in 1946, traveling throughout the state. He paused in Manawa, however, for a visit with Mrs....
Description: People walking on the street, some wearing costumes, at the Willy Street Fair. Behind them are booths along the curb.
Description: View across water of a small sailboat along the Door County shore.
Description: Harold Keller holds a Fotoscope which indicates when engine oil needs changing.
Description: Color photograph of a group of children standing on a sidewalk to wait for an approaching school bus marked, "Parish Schools." The bus is built on an Inter...
Description: An International Model "63"(?) oil truck sits parked in front of the Hinterliter Tool Co.
Description: Upper Mississippi; elevated view of train depot at Buena Vista.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Turvill brothers. All three men have beards. They are posing sitting on the ground in front of the family home. The man on th...
Description: A woman standing between a new Ford automobile and a capped and uniformed service technician pointing at a question mark covered window.
Description: Etching of a covered bridge by Alice Standish Buell (1892-1964).
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