Date:  date unknown

Description: Girl posed standing next to a stump next to a small baby stroller with a doll in it, on the side of a dirt road or path. Behind the girl are bushes along a...


Description: An unhappy majority
some of whom voted for frivolous reasons
reflected the north/south split

In their nascent paranoia, they preached their vi...


Drying Cranberries

Date: 1934 

Description: Box of harvested cranberries at a drying rack.

Date: 1943 

Description: Elevated view of street lined with merchandise stalls, a merry-go-round and a Ferris wheel set up for the Harvest Festival. A large crowd of people is in l...

Date: 1926 before

Description: Models of Nakoma and Nakomis designed by Frank Lloyd Wright to be used at the entrance of the Nakoma Golf Club House.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking down a sidewalk. Cars are driving along the tree-lined road on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior portrait next to a river of two men and three women posing sitting, and two men posed standing behind them.

Date: 1904 

Description: Apiary of 92 colonies owned by N.E. France, a celebrated beekeeper. In the center is the frame of the 10x10-ft extracting house.


Sawmill in Necedah

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men working outdoors in the snow. Large logs are stacked and ready to be cut. There are two steam or coal-powered machines in the background runni...

Date: 1877 

Description: The Abiel E. Brooks House, built in 1853, with a family group posed on the lawn and porch. Identified (front row, left to right) are Mrs. Noah (Jane Ann) C...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A female model poses with a camera in her lap while sitting in the grass. She is wearing a black bathing suit, a striped cape, and shoes with knee-high sto...


Description: Exterior view of Directors' Cabin situated in wooded area, with a slope down to the lake on the right. Original caption notes that this cabin "also serves...



Date: 1944-02-04 

Description: A soldier sits in a bulldozer parked under the nose of a warplane at an airbase near Port Moresby, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Another man i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women seated in chairs outdoors. The younger woman on the right is holding a baby in her lap. In the background is a lake.


Tracy Takes Off

Date: 1932 

Description: Spencer Tracy in "Sky Devils," Howard Hughes's silly World War I comedy. Tracy (center) and William Boyd play two inept stowaways who end up on a ship that...


Kids Boarding Bus

Date: 1968 

Description: Color photograph of a group of students boarding an International C-1100 school bus outside Springfield North School. A man sits in the driver's seat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Inn on corner with sidewalks in front. The inn has a large porch and balcony above, and there are cottages in the rear along the sidewalk on the left. A sw...


Jumping Rope

Date: 1956-04-09 

Description: Male and female teenagers participate together jumping rope.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two men stand on a flat boat on Wolf River. They hold stringers of fish suspended from a wooden pole between them. Behind them is what may be a gas pump on...

Date: 1902-08-17 

Description: Large group portrait of people attending a picnic in the Wills family woods. Flora and Hattie Fels sit fifth and sixth from the right in the front row, wh...

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