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Date: 1952-03-11 

Description: Mrs. Doris Grove is shown handing a Red Cross information card to her son, LT. James Grove. Mrs. Grove is one of twelve graduates of the first class of so...

Date: 1952-06-12 

Description: Robert J. Widmer accepts the keys for a new Nash Rambler that he won for his entry in the window display contest for Lee hats. His display was named the be...

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

Date: 1909-11-07 

Description: Harry E. Dankoler, E.A. Corneille, D.S. Crandall, and Joe Leighton standing on a rocky area of D.S. Crandall's property near a fence.

Photograph

Regimental Street

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A view down Regimental Street, a dirt road at Camp Logan, shows a man in a horse-drawn vehicle, with a fence on the right, and many identical buildings on...

Date: 1961-02-21 

Description: Two volunteers dressed in Red Cross uniforms and caps work with records of 22,000 blood donors. The women are Alma Wiese (left) and Violet Hughes.

Map or Atlas

Our Map of Wisconsin

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: This map shows road surfacings, camp sites, state parks, proposed state parks, rivers, lakes, towns, and county boundaries. Includes a legend of road surfa...

Photograph

Peneil Church

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Peneil Church with a car parked in front, and a monument on the right.

Date: 1947-11-28 

Description: Four people in the stacks of field movies at the University of Wisconsin Bureau of Audio Visual Instruction. Shown from the left are: Amy Anelerson, Mary...

Date: 1929 

Description: Farmers lead a team of horses pulling a harvester-thresher (combine) through a field.

Historical Object

McCormick Agency Sign

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Tin sign used to identify a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership or agency. Includes a portrait of Cyrus McCormick and illustrations of a "harve...

Photograph

Juneau Park

Date: 1914-05-30 ca.

Description: Juneau Park looking north from approximately E. Mason Street with the Chicago and North Western railroad tracks on the right. The Lake Michigan shoreline i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of a car driving over a bridge on the Kickapoo River. There is a ridge of a hill in the background.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A portrait of the bride, Juliette, seated, with her father, William Llewellyn Breese, and step-mother Zona Gale Breese, standing behind her. There is an ar...

Photograph

Octagon House

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Richards Octagon house.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of Wilmer Schulz near High Cliff State Park checking the syrup in a modern evaporator. Large piles of wood are visible in the background.

Date: 1923-02-06 

Description: Winter scene with a group of men holding shovels pausing and looking toward the camera. Behind them is a railroad train in deep snow.

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: This map shows lakes, railroads, and rivers. An explanation of railroad lines with mileage in Wisconsin and total mileage for 1887 is included. Portions of...

Postcard

Sherman Avenue

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Sherman Avenue looking east from Main Street.

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