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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Workers standing in a field next to henequen or sisal plants, probably in Yucatan, Mexico.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer in field using a manure spreader drawn by a team of horses. A cow is standing nearby.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men posing in a field near a McCormick grain binder drawn by two mules.

Photograph

Farmer and Beehives

Date:  

Description: An unidentified Wisconsin farmer surrounded by his beehives.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

A county agricultural school

Date: 1903-2-

County: Dunn

City: Menomonie

Date: 1956 

Description: Postcard of an International 300 series tractor with a cartoon head on it, called "Tuffy the Talking Tractor."

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of a booklet produced by the Grid-Iron Grip Company entitled "The Tractor Traction Problem Solved: Just like a locomotive, It runs on its own."...

Photograph

Cranberry Queen

Date: 1949-10-12 

Description: Governor Rennebohm is shown as he accepted a freshly baked cranberry pie from Joanne Fiedler, Tomah's cranberry queen. Queen Joanne, members of her court,...

Date:  

Description: Cigarette Advertising Cards produced by Allen and Ginter. Depicted is Willie Harradon, a cyclist also known as "The Youthful Phenomenon."

Date: 1910 

Description: Postcard with a color illustrations of an International Harvester self-rake reaper pulled by two camels in Russia. Caption: "Russia — Camels are used as dr...

Photograph

Demonstration Signs

Date: 1969 

Description: Obreros Unidos (United Workers) demonstrators painting signs at a Milwaukee rally. In the background, a man is painting the National Farmworker's (NFW) Azt...

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: 1937-04-16 

Description: Dealer pointing out the features of a McCormick-Deering milk cooler at the dealership of Wisehaupt Sons & Co. Also pictured are a McCormick-Deering Type LA...

Date: 1936-02-28 

Description: Three-quarter rear view from left of a McCormick-Deering No. 22 harvester thresher (combine) operating in a field. Original caption reads "Combining soybea...

Date: 1938-10-13 

Description: Two men sit in the bed of an International D-15 motor truck surrounded by cattle and pigs at a feed trough. Barns and a windmill are in the background. Th...

Date: 1978-02-02 

Description: "Groundhog Day... A view from the water tower, looking northwest. The 20mm lens provides a very wide angle of view."

Date: 1938-06-30 

Description: Farmer Charles Hibbard uses his Farmall 14 tractor with attached fourteen section spring harrow to plow a field on his 400-acre farm.

Book or Pamphlet

25 - Four Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Four angora rabbits eating in a wood hutch, with the words, "Tiere im Stall".

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: International Harvester Titan 30-60 tractor outside a factory building.

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: Two men process hemp in a DeForest plant for use as cord and rope during World War II. The men feed hemp into a rolling machine which crushes the stalks be...

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