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Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Vernon Castle, half of the glamorous Castle dancing team, enlisted in the British Royal Flying Corps in 1915 and flew over 150 missions at the Western Fron...
Description: An International P-20 power unit powers an oil pump owned by the Rajo Oil Corporation. A building is in the background.
Description: Eight Catholic clerics wear vestments during the investiture for Msgr. George Haeusler by Bishop William O'Connor inside Sacred Hearts church.
Description: A member of the Food, Tobacco and Agriculture workshop at Highlander Folk School posing near a tree with a fedora and cigar in his hand.
Date: date unknown
Description: Horse-drawn wagons surround a large stack of alfalfa as men use horses to lift more on the pile.
Description: Waist-up portrait of a moustached man in a velvet collared jacket, plaid vest and a striped tie.
Description: View down center of Main Street. Unidentified buildings are on the left, with a stack of barrels in front. A building with a public phone is next door. Two...
Description: Aubrey Williams (seated at right), who would become president of the Southern Conference Education Fund (SCEF) at the annual convention of the Southern Con...
Description: Representatives of four Madison high schools completing plans for the skirt and sweater dance to be given for senior high school students under the sponsor...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Two Ford automobiles, a 1910 touring car and a 1922 sedan, parked curbside. Two men stand in between the automobiles.
Description: View from street of the facade of the Farmer's State Bank. The cornerstone of the building says "1913". A group of men sit on a bench in front of a store o...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View of the lower gardens at George Washington's Mount Vernon. Two gardeners are tending to the flowers along the path that leads to an outdoor pavilion.
Description: Diary entries for July 7 and 8, 1863 written by Emilie Quiner while caring for Union soldiers in Memphis, Tennessee.
Description: Congressman David Obey (right) enjoys lunch at a senior center in his northern Wisconsin congressional district.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two timber sawyers standing posed with their tools in a forest. Both men wear heavy mittens, and the man on the left is carrying a saw across his left shou...
Description: Interior of a drugstore. Two men and one woman behind the counter. Persons identified, from left to right, Mrs. Roddy, Ben Warner, and an unidentified man.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Six children and eight adults stand in front of the G. Klove house, with a picket fence and small front porch.
Description: View along shoreline towards a rustic foot bridge which crosses the mouth of Fish Creek, which separates the village of Fish Creek from Peninsula State Par...
Description: Letterhead of the Racine Wire Cloth Works (previously named Chas. Goehner's Wire Works) of Racine, Wisconsin, a manufacturer of wire cloth and wire goods,...
Description: Pictured are the three new class presidents at West High School. From left to right: Jack Barry, sophomore class; Al Trotalli, senior class; and John Lovel...
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