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Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Waa-Na-'Taa or The Foremost in Battle, Chief of the Sioux Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du...

Photograph

Buster Keaton

Date:  

Description: Publicity photo of Buster Keaton sitting cross-legged on a stool and holding a book in front of a piano. He is looking off to the side.

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of the Mellen High School Marching Band in the Music Festival parade marching down Main Street. Students are wearing marching band uniforms a...

Photograph

Woman Trout Fishing

Date:  

Description: A fashionably dressed woman fishes for trout while standing in the Namekagon River.

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of Jim White Bear posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing a suit coat. In his lap he is holding a Ho-Chunk infant wearing a li...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Carl Schurz home in Watertown, Wisconsin. Schurz was a German-American politician and statesman. There is a horse and a horse-drawn ve...

Postcard

Grand Avenue

Date: 1904 after

Description: Avenue west of Eight Street. Elevated view from top of a building. On the left are two churches, a few other buildings, and trees. Road is split with a st...

Date: 1938 

Description: Advertising brochure featuring men operating W-14, O-14, Fairway-14 and I-14 tractors over an orange background.

Photograph

The Brau Haus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of the Brau Haus, a German-American Rathskeller. A German band wearing costumes stands on the small stage at the restaurant, some holding musical...

Photograph

Lime Kiln

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The lime kiln, at right, at Toft Point. Crushed limestone from the nearby quarry was heated in the kiln to make whitewash. Evergreen trees and birches form...

Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date:  date unknown

Description: A winding walkway through a park.

Date:  

Description: Buggies following marchers in parade though town, making a right turn from Water Street to Main Street and heading west. Poster proclaims "Wisconsin State...

Date: 1928-03-22 

Description: New ball-bearing cream separators on display in the storefront window of the Burlington Farm Machinery Company, an International Harvester dealership. The...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two men use horse-drawn McCormick grain binders in a field in front of a dairy barn at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A grain elevator or walkway ext...

Date: 1872 

Description: Map of the Chippewa River, from the head of navigation at the city of Chippewa Falls, covering a distance of 16 miles above : showing the established impro...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of Camp Douglas.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A crowd of people gathered at the entrance to a German exhibition of McCormick agricultural equipment. To the right is a small theatrical stage depicting a...

Photograph

Hindsite, Foresight

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid sitting backwards on a donkey, with a cigar in his mouth and wearing a hat. He is looking through what appears to be a pair of binoculars. Caption at t...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of George William Piernot (1922-2000). Piernot served as a member of the Madison Fire Department from about 1946 until his reti...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exterior of high school building.

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