Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A threshing scene in a field. One man pitches grain into a threshing machine while standing on the load of grain in the wagon pulled by two horses. A secon...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women posed standing on either side of a wooden fence in front of a two-story frame house with a man and woman posed standing on the porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed standing in front of a painted backdrop, and has her right hand on the back of...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Freedom Vote Candidates

Date: 1964-10-28 

Description: Four small black-and-white portraits of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party candidates: Fannie Lou Hamer, Annie Devine, Aaron Henry, and Victoria Gray...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Small steam yacht decorated with pennants on Lake Geneva. A small group is at the front of the yacht. Shoreline with boathouses and dwellings can be seen i...

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Three women are shown pricing re-sale clothing for a rummage sale at 110 West Washington Avenue. At work are, left to right, Imogene Bowers, Jane Brandt, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting. She is wearing a dark-colored shawl, collar pin, and light-c...


Description: Mary E. Smith, right, and a friend seated on the railing of a neo-classical residential front porch. There is another porch in the background.

Date: 1890 after

Description: Quarter-length vignetted formal portrait of Thomas Aquinas O'Dea, wearing a suit, vest and necktie. He was born September 11th, 1869 and died March 9th, 19...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of an unidentified elderly woman posing sitting. She is wearing a dark-colored tunic-style blouse with a lace collar, and a...

Date: 1878 

Description: Front and back of advertising card for the New Gale Chilled Plow. On the front is a color illustration of a man sitting at the base of a tree pulling the t...

Date: 1995 ca.

Description: Color photo of an International model 3400 Commercial Bus parked in front of the Hotel de la Monnaie. The bus is white with red and blue stripes, with the...


Description: Local band informally gathered for a performance in a rural setting.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified, European American woman posed standing. She has her arms at her sides and is...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a young girl playing in the leaves in the yard of a two-story wooden house. A man and woman and a dog stand watching in the background on the far l...


Hopalong Cassidy

Date: 1949-08-26 

Description: William Boyd as Hopalong Cassidy poses sitting on a rail fence before meeting fans at Schuster's Department Store (N .12th and W. Vliet Streets) in Milwauk...

Date: 1961-10-07 

Description: Helen and Fred Bandlow are off to their honeymoon.


Description: A young camper in swimsuit and swimming cap holds onto a floating device shaped like a fish, while floating in the water.

Date: 1950-07-29 

Description: Walsh-Guelig wedding. Edgar and Margie enjoy some cake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group is seated on folding chairs around a table for a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. In the foreground a man holds a small dog. At the tab...

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