Date: 1971-04 ca.

Description: Poster advertising a Reach Out parade, held April 24, 1971, in downtown Madison. Features four white hands on a sky blue background, merging from different...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Mrs. Werner Esser's mother in front of a painted backdrop. She is seated in a chair and is wearing a dress with embroidery o...


Summer Visitors

Date: 1950-07-03 

Description: Portrait of Mary Frances Dolan Durkin with her son Paul Jr., 5 1/2 months old.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farmer harvesting grain with a stage I Farmall Super M tractor and McCormick combine (harvester-thresher).

Date: 1913 

Description: South American advertising poster for McCormick brand push binders, mowers, hay rakes and flax bunching machines featuring color illustrations. Imprinted w...

Date: 1844 

Description: Part of a series of local maps, showing a number of burial mounds in the shape of animals near Madison, Wisconsin along military road. The maps also show d...

Date: 1941-12-31 

Description: Wedding party at the alter of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Party includes bride Marian Thekla Hebl, groom James Daniel Tormey, Priest George Haeusler, b...


Loggers in Bateaux

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Log driving crew on river in five bateaux. In the background on the left is a bridge.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The home of Moses Strong, a prominent attorney, politician, speculator and land agent who moved to Wisconsin Territory and settled in Mineral Point in 1836...

Date: 1912 

Description: This map shows a school reserve, swamp land, railroads, and selected buildings.

Date: 1947-03-01 

Description: Heads of three of Madison's church groups for young people, left to right: Janet Huiskamp, president of the Tri-C group of Christ Presbyterian Church; Rich...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Original caption reads: "The St. Cloud district sales organization looks over the 29-car trainload of McCormick harvester-threshers bound for 47 dealers wh...


Description: Henry Hamilton Bennett poses for a family portrait with his children Ashley, Hattie and Nellie from his first marriage to Francis (Frankie) Irene Douty.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. George Adams wearing white dress and large picture necklace. George Adams was the Sheriff of Jackson County.

Date: 1878 before

Description: A view of the Ocean House hotel with men, women, and children posing in front of it. An additional group of people stands on the third story balcony. Two...

Date: 2000 

Description: This map shows Wisconsin Public Service Corporation property, special regulation areas, public boat landings, roads, parks, and other recreation areas. Ins...

Date: 1948 after

Description: A Wisconsin Central Airlines pilot walking toward a twin-engine Lockheed 10A airplane parked on the runway at Truax Field.

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: Ralph Teter, groundskeeper of the Aurora Country Club, sits on a McCormick-Deering Fairway 12 tractor.


Osage War Dance


Description: Osage gather in front of a wooden structure for a war dance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of hotel at a street corner. The Majestic is the tallest building in the image. Signs designate two of the buildings, with a smaller buildin...

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