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Photograph

Wedding Day

Date: 1966-09-10 

Description: Bride Catherine Bakieff Petersen and groom Peter Seipp Goltra, left, pose with their wedding party under the crystal chandelier in the music room at Black...

Date: 1937-11-10 

Description: Two men work at an oil well site powered by an International Model P-30 power unit mounted on a truck.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A man standing with two children, a boy wearing a hat and suspenders, and a girl wearing a dress. They stand in front of a bear hide stretched on poles, wi...

Date: 1935 

Description: Factory workers look at safety posters hung on a bulletin board at the McCormick Works.

Date: 1912 

Description: Photomontage of a group of people cooking over an open fire at a campsite. One man is blowing the fire underneath a kettle, while two other men look on. A...

Date: 1909 

Description: Group portrait of the Married Men Baseball Team with fans in the background.

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: General Dwight D. Eisenhower (SHAEF commander) poses with (left to right) General George C. Marshall (Army Chief of Staff), Justice James F. Byrnes (Senior...

Date: 1980-02-02 ca.

Description: Protest march called in response to the murder of five activists, labor organizers, and members of the Communists Workers Party by the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) o...

Date: 1952-04-16 

Description: Oliver S. Rundell, retiring Dean of the UW Law School, was honored at a banquet at the Hotel Loraine. Left to right are Attorney J.D. Darrow, Argyle; Dean...

Date: 1907 

Description: View of storefronts lining King Street. The marquee of The Majestic is prominent in the image, as is The Marquette, and a drugstore down the street.

Photograph

Freedom Day

Date: 1964-02-28 

Description: Civil rights activities near the Canton, Mississippi courthouse. Two police officers are pictured holding shot guns and carrying bags of tear gas equipment...

Date: 1996-02-18 

Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...

Photograph

Woman on Porch

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A seated woman looks through a screen on the porch of a stucco house.

Date:  

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Iver William Tjentland a first lieutenant in Company E, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform. The following informa...

Date: 1960-10-06 

Description: A $250 check is presented to Professor C.A. DeDeurwaeder, right, to help with a project aimed at the development of landscaping themes for parks. The grant...

Drawing

Fort Crawford

Date: 1829 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford, from a sketchbook attributed to Seth Eastman, 1808-1875. A graduate of West Point, Eastman briefly served at Fort Crawford, 1829-1839. ...

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: A young Miami Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fort Wayne (1827).

Photograph

Tilt-a-Whirl

Date: 1987-06-17 

Description: Kids smile gleefully on the Tilt-a-Whirl carnival ride while workers manage the controls in the background on a sunny summer day.

Date: 1939-04-26 

Description: Women workers operating twine balling machines at International Harvester's McCormick Twine Mill. The twine mill was part of the McCormick Works. The McCor...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1924 

Description: View down road lined with trees and storefronts. A number of automobiles can be seen parked. The Post Office is on the right.

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