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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men, women, and children swim in the water between two docks. Children in the foreground play with a flotation device and a lifeguard stand is visible on...
Description: Young girl in bathing suit and swim cap floating in the water atop an inflated, plastic floating device. A wood pier is in the right foreground. Original c...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Christmas postcard of four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A doll with china head from the collection of Alice Kent Trimpey is posed by a miniature chair. She wears a silk dress and dates from the mid-nineteenth c...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Adams Patent Wheel Co on Front Street along the C.B. & Q. Railroad. There are seven men and a young boy posed near four different open doorways.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Robert Lindner home with two men and two women on the front porch.
Description: A large group of African American children stand with a sign reading "Diversification of Livestock in Alabama" in front of the Montgomery State Normal Scho...
Date: 1977 ca.
Description: Nelson Cruikshank, Rosalynn Carter and an unidentified man are meeting in a room with red furniture.
Nelson Cruikshank worked for the Carter Administrati...
Description: Ira Cole, Gisholt employee for forty-six years, standing at his locker in his work clothes as he retires from work.
Date: date unknown
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of banker and philanthropist, J.P. Morgan.
Description: Photographer Dickey Chapelle sits with Algerian members of the National Liberation Front dressed as a member of the FLN. She is wearing a head scarf and ho...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: International Harvester's sales office and warehouse at Odessa, Russia. A young girl in a dress stands near an arch and a man in uniform stands at the ent...
Description: Civil war re-enactors in costume armed with bayonets.
Date: 1960-07 ca.
Description: A man and a woman are seated on a bench next to a fireplace. In front of them, a table and chair stand next to a large desk. This image comes from the col...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Picnic on Michigan Island beach at Apostle Island, Lake Superior. From left to right are Mrs. Chute, Mrs. Webb, Fritzie Chute (F.H. Chute, Minnepolis), A.G...
Description: Sheriff Lawrence O. Larson opens confiscated slot machines to extract money and Andrew Serstad, turnkey at the county jail, smashes other confiscated slot...
Description: The following University of Wisconsin Madison students pledged Alpha Phi. Left to right: Joan Bratt, daughter of the R.O. Bratts; Sally Kellogg, daughter o...
Description: Handbill containing directions for putting together and operating McCormick's "Reaping and Mowing Machine" [reaper]. Includes illustrations of the machine.
Description: Syl and aunt Helen standing on a small rustic wooden bridge in Gully Lake Park surrounded by trees and steep hills.
Description: Members of Madison Cub Scouts Pack 309, Den 5, Lapham School, perform Indian dances for their parents, part of a project on Indian life and customs. Pictur...
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