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Date: 1874 before
Description: United States Court House.
Description: A young man and woman hold a string of fish outside a tent.
Description: Wisconsin's first lady Mrs. Vernon (Helen) Thomson hosts a tea at the executive residence at 101 Cambridge Road. Among the 200 guests were, left to right,...
Description: Sisters Alma, in dark glasses, and Tessa (Clara Theresa) Schmidt aboard the "Water Witch" at the pier at Black Point. Both women are wearing long white dre...
Description: Front entrance to Notre Dame Hall; taken at an angle. The name of the hall is above the arched doorway.
Date: date unknown
Description: Thanksgiving dinner between Native Americans and early Pilgrim settlers in America.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Informal portrait of “Mr. Spangenberg, RR bridge tender,” seated in the sun with his dog on his lap, talking and pointing. He wears a hat and has a pipe in...
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Prairie du Sac hydroelectric plant and the surrounding landscape of the Wisconsin River.
Description: S.S. Kresge Store, 25-27 East Main Street, display window featuring Valentine's Day gift selections, with sign, "Now! Every Tot Can Have a Ballerina (skirt...
Description: Color photo of a Thanksgiving Day Parade, either Macy's Parade in Manhattan, New York, or Gimbels' Parade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A tan and brown In...
Description: Advertising poster for the Champion Binder, manufactured by Warder, Bushnell & Glessner Company. Features color illustration.
Description: Musicians from the Central High School marching band pose in uniform with their instruments.
Description: Group of men posed standing on the snow-covered ground in front of a log building. In the foreground one man sits on a pile of logs.
Description: Congressman David Obey and Chairman of Solidarity Lech Walesa of Poland shake hands.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A young girl holds a small chick as a woman and Forest Middleton look on. A hen is in the background and a second chick is between Forest and the woman. Ki...
Description: View down Main Street. A row of houses is on the left. Horses and a buggy are stationed near a shop with a sign that reads "Schlump Brothers."
Description: Group of women gathered at 2nd (now 7th St.) and Mitchell wearing light colored dresses and hats. Each woman holds a U.S. flag. There is a sign to the righ...
Date: 1941-10-19 ca.
Description: Workers use an industrial tractor to move factory machinery into place at International Harvester's St. Paul Works. Original caption reads: "Medium Caliber...
Description: Two hunters carry a fallen deer across a field while another hunter looks on. The men each hold a rifle.
Description: View of a row of cabins on the right. A drive leads to the main building of Van Hill Modern Cabins in the background on the left.
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