Date: 1986-03-06 

Description: Secretary of State George Schultz during the Reagan Administration (second from the left) testifying before the Foreign Operations Subcommittee. Leaning fo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips, wearing a baseball glove, hat and a sweatshirt that reads "Milwaukee Commando NAACP Youth Council" pitching a baseball. In the background sta...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A large group of formally dressed children pose in front of the Emo house on the occasion of Cora Emo's birthday. Children sit in rows on the front porch,...


Description: A family is posed outside their three-story brick home in the yard. A woman in the middle sits in a chair with a child in her lap. Four other children stan...

Date: 1943-12-17 before

Description: Front cover and menu from a dinner honoring Orville Wright, on the fortieth anniversary of the first flights of Wilbur and Orville Wright from Kitty Hawk,...

Date:  after

Description: Cartoon image of a man face-down and going through a hand-cranked wringer, with his face looking at a martini glass sitting in front of him. His tie and to...


Family and Car


Description: A car (possible a Model T) with a family seated inside. There are other people with cars in the background and people seated at picnic tables.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Interior spread of a pamphlet produced by the Rock Island Plow Company to advertise the Number 38 Tractor Disc. The advertisement features an illustration...


The Bride and Groom

Date: 1952-10-12 

Description: Wally Geschke and Pat Bintzler wedding at Saint Peter's Lutheran Church.

Date: 1969 

Description: This photograph was likely taken by the International Harvester Overseas Division for promotional purposes. This photograph shows a long line of Internatio...

Date: 1919-01-17 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp ratifying the 18th Amendment which made Prohibition law. From left to right: Executive Messenger, Samuel Banks; Senator George B....


Forest's Room

Date: 1912 

Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...

Date: 1953 

Description: Color photograph of an International R-205 Sleeper Cab Truck with closed top van semi-trailer outside a Farmall dealership. The truck is parked next to a m...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with tassels on the back. She has her hands folded in her lap,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Rear view of flagman standing at the narrows in the Wisconsin River as a steamboat approaches.


Depot and Yards

Date: 1926 

Description: View down railroad tracks where three boys are standing. The water tank and windmill are on the right near the Deerfield Depot. On the far right, two men a...

Date: 1908-02-27 

Description: Panoramic view of the Fifth Annual Convention of Western Retail Lumbermen's Association, including the Association members and Lumbermen's Mutual Society....


Planning a Wedding

Date: 1957-04-02 

Description: Robert Rucks and Sharon Malloy talk with Reverend Arnold Lehmann of St. Bernard's Catholic Church about their upcoming marriage.


Description: A seated woman wearing a black dress poses for a studio portrait.

Date: 1954 

Description: Ten men stand in row in front of a sign marking the 25th anniversary of the Eagle Scout Forestry Camp. They are each holding an Eagle Scout trophy. C.L. (N...

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