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Photograph

Jake Wepking

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Jake Wepking, clerk of School District No. 4, poses in front of the Strawberry School. He is wearing bib overalls and holds a cap in his hand. Wepking was...

Photograph

Dagmar Godowsky

Date: 1923-12-28 

Description: Likely a 1923 Goldwyn production Red Lights publicity portrait of Dagmar Godowsky wearing a beaded headdress.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A man pulls fiber from the leaves of a manila plant in the Philippine Islands. Other men looks on over his shoulder, and a dwelling or other structure is i...

Photograph

Prairie Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Prairie Street in Lodi.

Date: 1967-06 

Description: Partial composite panoramic view of the north side of the 600 block of State Street. Businesses include: MacNeil and Moore (women's clothing) and The Tower...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A man drives a 1909 International Auto Wagon belonging to the Amikeco Laundry at 1601 Fullerton Avenue in Chicago. The truck has an enclosed body and crude...

Photograph

Sharing Toys

Date: 1963-09-18 

Description: Boy holds toy gun and looks at electric train set and toy train with older man.

Photograph

Residential Area

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a residential area. Train station and horse-drawn cart in foreground.

Date: 1973-12-02 

Description: Detail of a house at 116 East Johnson Street, built in 1884, with a unique shingle style.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing a dark dress in front of a painted backdrop. Probably Nellie Eagle, the wife of Tom Wallace....

Photograph

Beck Funeral Home

Date: 1978-02-15 

Description: "On Feb. 13, Herbert Sellnow died unexpectedly at the age of 57 years, 11 months, and 16 days. As events turned out, this was the last funeral in the Beck...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Seated portrait of Kitty Gordon holding a Pekingese dog in her lap and wearing a black straw hat. It was used as publicity for her April 1913 vaudeville ap...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Front and back cover of the January, 1897 issue of the Agricultural Advertising periodical. Slogan on front says: "Has been, is now and will continu...

Photograph

Frank W. Hoyt

Date: 1945-03-24 

Description: Portrait of Frank W. Hoyt, 93, of 416 North Livingston Street, who still goes to his office every day. Mr. Hoyt, whose family came to Wisconsin from New Yo...

Photograph

Summer Gardens

Date: 1946-08-22 

Description: Mrs. Walter (Genevieve) Dakin, 4110 Mandan Crescent, Nakoma, in her garden. Mrs. Dakin had just finished her term of office as president of the Wisconsin F...

Date: 1954-03-25 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves player Joe Adcock fields a ball during spring training.

Date: 1954-03-02 

Description: Mrs. Frank J. Vaughn reads to 6-year-old Kenneth Lemmer, Jr. and 5-year-old Ann Lemmer while the children's grandmother, Kath B. Morrissey, works on an afg...

Date: 1984-05 

Description: "MPTI instructors from Fond du Lac instructed over 200 firemen from 16 fire departments in the techniques of rappelling and snuffing out fires at Theresa F...

Photograph

Dining Room

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman poses as if pouring water into a glass. There is a tablecloth, tea set and glass bowl on the table. A large, fancy parlor stove is featured in the...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The Simmons Memorial Library.

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