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Description: Advertising poster for a film produced by the International Harvester Company about "how the American farmer throws off the shackles of Old Man Work by put...
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: Two homes along a dirt road with a small child on the front porch of the nearest house.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Mother and her four children playing on the steps of a house. The children are playing with blocks, dolls and a stuffed animal.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Caroline Quarlls Watkins, taken when she lived in Sandwich, Ontario.
Description: Factory wokers at the Ornamental Iron Works. The men are using machinew powered by an International P-12 power unit.
Description: A man unhitches horses from a wagon. Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Department to illustrate the dangers of leaving one tug un...
Description: Outdoor portrait of two seated young men, leaning the backs of their chairs against a wall or door. The young man on the left is leaning back and looking s...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Robert Pulling wearing a headband in a self-portrait. He was a photographer for the Sound Storm music festival. A festival staff member is visible in the b...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Storefronts along a city street, including a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership, and a Western Union Telegraph office. A cart loaded with bund...
Description: Original caption reads: "Milwaukee Works [factory] - Branch service managers watching tests of Diesel injection pump nozzles. Taken by McQuinn".
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: People walking in pairs down a sidewalk along the right, near houses and stores. The road on their left is lined with trees and telephone lines. Several ca...
Description: Dorothy Jardon in a large hat and beaded dress in a publicity photograph for "A Winsome Widow," a musical comedy that played at the Ziegfeld Moulin Rouge.
Description: Advertising foldout for the La Crosse Happy Farmer tractor. Includes a color illustration of a tractor, as well as a rear view of a man plowing with a trac...
Description: Billboards with advertising for the "Georgia Up-To-Date Minstrels" at the Opera House on Saturday, April 7. Bridge visible to the left. The J.J. McGillivra...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Flight nurse, Gwen Jensen, visits with her parents as she prepares to leave U.S. soil. Jensen kneels on the floor as her parents sit on a bed next to her....
Description: Portrait engraving of Thomas Jefferson.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Log cabin on trailer pulled by two horses used in the presidential campaign in Wisconsin to promote the candidacy of Benjamin Harrison.
Description: "Polar Bear Club of Port Washington."
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A group of men stand with three or four teams of oxen pulling wagons at what appears to be a mill. Several buildings and a chute appear in the background.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A businessman, dressed in a suit coat and hat looks up while standing near two police officers. Behind them is a crowd of pedestrians on a street.
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