Description: Multiple sketches — a man and a woman leaning on a table; close-ups of the woman; trees along a river.

Date: 1923 

Description: Milton Sills as a caveman dressed in fur and armed with a stone club in a prehistoric forest in Cecil B. De Mill's silent film production "Adam's Rib" (Fam...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Posed group studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mrs. Cuneen and her five daughters. From left to right: Mamie, Nora, Katie, Annie, and Daisy....

Date: 1943-01-13 ca.

Description: Factory workers machining torpedo parts at an International Harvester factory. Original caption reads: "This section of the torpedo plant houses a line of...

Date: 2004 

Description: This is a very old building on the Leo and Helen Bonack property.

Date: 1914 

Description: Harold McCormick and his two young daughters pose on a sled/sledge in front of a painted background.

Date: 1941 

Description: Side view from left of W.F. Rieschick, on his farm, using his McCormick-Deering Farmall M tractor.


Family Portrait

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of a family posed sitting and standing in front of a painted backdrop. The woman and the man are seated together, each with a young boy o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait engraving of James Madison with a vignette of "The Burning of the Capitol by the British, 1814."

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: German film poster for the re-release of the American film. Blurry, silhouette image of a man wearing a cowboy hat with three bullet holes piercing his tor...


John M. Harrell


Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Confederate Lieutenant Colonel John M. Harrell of Harrell's Battalion in the Arkansas Cavalry, wearing a uniform and h...


Arthur J. Altmeyer

Date: 1963-05 

Description: Arthur J. Altmeyer standing in front of the Social Security Administration Headquarters. In 1973 the building was renamed the Altmeyer Building in his hono...

Date: 1957-05-01 

Description: The 30th anniversary of the village of Shorewood Hills was celebrated by the women of the community at a costume luncheon at the Blackhawk Country Club. Ga...

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the foreground, Erik Jensen, a minister with his hat in hand, shakes K. Doxstad's hand. Nearby a toddler pulls his own baby carriage. Two carriages, a b...


Norwegian Farmers

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farming couple pose together on the steps of a building with a sod roof in Nordfjord country. In the background is a lake and a mountain on the far shore...


Farmer's Museum

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman weaving with a loom as an exhibit at the Farmer's Museum, which opened in 1944. There is another loom behind her.


Four Men Drinking

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Four men guzzle beverages in a cornfield. The caption on the stereograph reads, "Well, here goes looking at you."

Date: 1978-02-10 

Description: "Widmer's Cheese Cellars. (l-r) Harvey Kamrath, Ralph, Joe, and John Widmer scoop brick cheese curds out of the vat. Widmers are now in their 56th year of...

Date: 1900-05-13 

Description: Elevated view across road of Alex Krueger sitting on a rail fence on Loock's Hill, site of present Highway 109. There is a carriage parked below him on the...

Date: 1929-08-22 

Description: Two salesmen pose in the Pyrofax gas appliance booth at the Dane County Fair.

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