Description: Meinhardt Raabe, dressed as Little Oscar, shakes hands with a man seated behind the wheel of the Wienermobile.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Holiday card from D.C. Everest, Wisconsin paper industrialist. The front of the card reads "After twenty years we have again established sanity in governme...

Date:  ca.

Description: Mrs. Annie Coon stands in a front yard with a bicycle, probably on the 400 block of West Washington Avenue. A long line of trees grow along the street of t...

Date: 1930 

Description: Assembly line worker inspecting a truck's engine compartment during testing operations at International Harvester's Chatham Works. The factory was owned by...


Water Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men posed standing on top of the City Water Tower, probably seventy feet high. A smaller group of men stand at the base behind a fence, and there is snow o...


Patrick Gorman


Description: Patrick Gorman, president of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workers union, with Hilton Hanna, of Madison, Wisconsin, also a leader in that interna...

Date: 1943-11-13 

Description: Three war correspondents, (left to right), Bob Eunson of Associated Press, Ralph Boyce of YANK Army Weekly magazine and Robert Doyle of the Milwa...


Broad Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Street side view of foot traffic on Broad Street with large brick buildings. Ed. N. Burdick, number 13.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are standing on either side of a man in the middle who is sitting in a cha...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...


Description: Front three-quarter view of a man driving a La Crosse Happy Farmer tractor in a field plowing. Several men in long coats, suits, and hats are standing on e...


Frederick W. Horn

Date: 1860 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Frederick W. Horn (1815-1893). A Democrat, he was a Representative in the Wisconsin Assembly from Cedarburg. He was a lawyer and...


Barbershop Quartet

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Group portrait of a high school barbershop quartet.


Woodrow Wilson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Woodrow Wilson from the series, "The World's Work."


Willian R. Riley

Date: 1948-12-31 

Description: William R. Riley (left) turning in his mail carrier's sack and keys to Superintendent Leo Coyle of the University Avenue postal station. Riley, with the p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of twelve men and one woman posed with a load of logs waiting to be pulled by two horses harnessed to a sled. Several of the men hold cant hooks or p...

Date: 1942-12 

Description: Olive Brooks, Division Engineer Public Relations, collects dead fish after throwing dynamite into the water. She is holding a fish and has her pants rolled...


Altar Boy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Raymond Bowar dressed in his altar boy robe and holding an incense burner.

Date: 1949-06-23 

Description: Soap Box Derby participant, Warren Slightam, age 13, with Marshall "Marsh" Parkinson, yard manager of the J.J. Fitzpatrick Lumber Company, which is sponsor...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man poses on a horse-drawn mower in a field. Behind him a group of men are stacking hay using a wooden hay stacker and several horses. A man stands on a...

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