Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a woman weaving with a loom as an exhibit at the Farmer's Museum, which opened in 1944. There is another loom behind her.
Date: 1868-12-22 before
Description: Front cover and interior menu pages from the Third Annual Supper of the New England Society, held at Vilas House to commemorate Forefather's Day. On the co...
Description: Wolff, Kubly and Hirsig Company opens new store on Monday, June 29th. Pictured is the third floor which features housewares, kitchen furniture, appliances,...
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul Railway engine no. 1155, class I4, built by the company's shop in 1901. Posing in front of the engine from left to right, ar...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: O-che-na-shink-kaa, or Man that Stands and Strikes, a Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Tribe.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of the buildings along Main Street.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Man and dog standing near bridge. Buildings in background. Boat on water near bridge.
Description: The University of Wisconsin Open House for new students was held at the Memorial Union with more than 4,000 students attending.
Shown at the Open House ev...
Description: Six women dressed in Hawaiian muu-muus gather for the spring luncheon of the Daughters of the Nile. Seated is Mrs. Thomas Pleuss of Edgerton. Standing, lef...
Description: Humorous photograph of Koplin, Bloch, and Gauer dressed as college boys wearing letter sweaters that spell out SOL, for shit-outta-luck. Gauer states they...
Description: Jesse Nixon of Wisconsin crosses the finish line in record time at the triangular track meet between Wisconsin, Iowa, and Northwestern universities.
Description: A man pulls a "reliance" semi-trailer with a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor near a docked ship in San Diego.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A house and barns stand in the background beyond rows of trees in an orchard on Cottage Row Road.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: A view of the Prudence Island granite lighthouse, established in 1852 and automated in 1972, more commonly known locally as the Sandy Point Lighthouse, wit...
Description: Terry Snowden stands with crutches and looks on as Marjorie Parish, seated and wearing a leg brace with a crutch at her side, examines a pamphlet. They are...
Description: General line color catalog illustration of a Sterling Southern farm wagon, one of the "New Standardized Sterling" farm wagons. Individual parts of the wag...
Description: "Lomira School Board Members."
Description: Studio portrait of Iowa man, Emi-dughra, known as John Ford. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Iowa Tribes
Description: View of the Friederich Kohlmann house, built in 1867. It is located on Highway 19, one mile east of Marxville.
Description: An automobile with an advertisement on the bumper bears a United States flag, occupying a road with mountains in the background. The advertisement reads, "...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706