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Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Rural Route No. 3 in Fall Creek, Wisconsin, with a woman in front of a house retrieving mail from a mailbox and a horse-drawn U.S. R.F.D. ma...

Date: 1925 

Description: Furniture movers from the Sam Davis Company load the back of a Model 53 International motor truck with chairs and boxes. The text on the truck reads, "The...

Photograph

Rodger M. Trump

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Rodger M. Trump, Milwaukee attorney.

Date: 1954-09 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Wisconsin Avenue from the Wisconsin State Capitol balcony. At the lower left, the demolition of old City Hall is in progress, which began...

Date: 1948 

Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...

Date: 1930-10-23 ca.

Description: Travelair plane returning to the Madison Airport from a Wisconsin v. Purdue football game. Here photographer Aldro Wasley is handing photographs of the gam...

Photograph

Man Using Lathe

Date: 1935-04-09 

Description: C.H. Anderson uses a lathe at the City of Jacksonville Garage.

Photograph

John Byrnes

Date: 1967 

Description: A casual portrait of John W. Byrnes seated at a desk, with a "Member Of Congress" plaque on the wall behind him.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Factory workers standing with cartloads of agricultural parts inside a workshop, most likely at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as Aub...

Photograph

August L. Gebhardt

Date: 1914-10-08 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of August L. Gebhardt, Milwaukee farmer.

Date: 1883 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the St. Paul harvester and Appleby cord binder manufactured by the St. Paul Harvester Works. The cover features a black...

Date:  

Description: A booth sponsored by the United Packinghouse Workers of America at a fair in Indiana. During the early 1950s UPWA conducted a major outreach effort in the...

Date: 1918 

Description: Title page of a booklet advertising the Caterpillar 75 tractor. The page features an Art Deco-style illustration of a crawler tractor at work in a field ne...

Photograph

John's — Interior

Date: 2007-10-19 

Description: "Elizabeth was our waitress at John's in Beaver Dam."

Date: 1948 

Description: Design in pencil for the Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent stamp featuring a cow's head and an arm holding a hammer.

Book or Pamphlet

Champion Light Binder

Date: 1884 

Description: Brochure titled: "50 Reasons Why the Champion Light Binder Takes the Lead." At the bottom is an illustration of a man standing and pointing at an inset ill...

Photograph

Livestock Auction

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a livestock auction. Men and young boys stand around a cattle pen viewing a cow at a livestock auction. The men are dressed in hats and co...

Photograph

Toledo Scale

Date: 1928-05-20 

Description: A man weighs a bucket on an old scale at the Evans Creamery.

Date: 1937-06-18 ca.

Description: Farmer planting with a W-30 tractor and a 28-marker grain drill. The equipment was owned by Frank Gobert in Otterburn, Manitoba, Canada. The original capt...

Date: 1960-01-27 

Description: The program at the Farm Short Course reunion opened with a luncheon served in the Short Course Dormitories, new home of students who are in Madison from mi...

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