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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Winter scene with people sledding, dog sledding, snowshoeing, and preparing for snowshoeing at Lakewood Country Club.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Bridge and rail yard near an International Harvester branch house in downtown Des Moines, Iowa. The branch house building is in the distance.
Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men pose standing on a balcony on the side of a brick building with several beehives. The man on the right is in front of an open window and is holding...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: Bob Schmidtke, guitarist for the band Captain Billy's Whiz Band performing with a Gibson Les Paul "goldtop" style guitar on stage at the Sound Storm music...
Description: Group of people in front of a frame house. Four women and two men, one holding a bicycle.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A group of veterans pose while playing horseshoes at the National Military Home, which opened in 1867. In the background, the top of the National Military...
Description: Three Indians of North America, two women and one boy, standing in front of a log cabin.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Institutional fire fighting department at the Northern Hospital for the Insane, executing drills on the exterior of the building. Fire fighting equipment i...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Babcock Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The hall stands behind some shrubs and hollyhocks.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View over parked cars towards a fire ladder truck parked in the street. A police officer is climbing the ladder of the fire truck. Behind the fire truck is...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Family on the front porch of a small house, relaxing, reading, with dog. The photograph was probably made as an illustration for the University of Wisconsi...
Description: Elevated general view of an industrial area. Automobiles drive down the road past stores and factories.
Description: Elevated view of park-like, lightly-wooded area with Duncan Creek running through it. A dirt road runs over a bridge to the left. The skyline of Chippewa F...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View from pier of a boat tied up near a rocky shoreline. A fence and trees run along the shoreline towards tall buildings in the distance.
Description: Overview winter scene with a large group of people skating on the frozen Manitowoc River between the 8th and 10th Street bridges. A dog trots across the ic...
Date: 1964-08-22 ca.
Description: A close-up view of a cedar tree root knuckle, surrounded by grass. This gnarled root was found on Mr. Jack Myers' property on Washington Island.
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Two well-dressed men survey piles of debris left in the wake of a tornado. Part of the wall of a brick building is in the background.
Description: A view of a bandstand and Pertle Springs, an iron-rich spring whose name comes from William S. Purtle, the owner of the land in the early 1800's. A man si...
Description: "Apollo No. 1" steamboat at Louis Bluff.
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