Date: 1950-04-07 

Description: The six finalists in the recent Nakoma School contest to pick a champion for the city finals of the State Journal's Badger spelling bee look up misspelled...

Date: 1956-07-08 ca.

Description: View from an interior of a car looking out. A woman is sitting on the passenger side of the car. A boy is looking into the car from outside, and in the bac...

Date: 1928-04-28 

Description: Several people stand near the doors outside the Ephrata Farm Supply Company, an International Harvester dealership. Tractors are lined up outside the build...


Franklin Street

Date: 1909 

Description: A view of Franklin St., looking west.

Date: 1905-12 

Description: Jennie Krueger sits in a rocking chair on a porch holding her cat Tramp, who is dressed in baby clothes.

Date: 1958-08 

Description: Portrait of the Kiwanis Midget baseball team after winning the Midvale No. 1 league title. Left to right, kneeling: Gordon Webb, David Young, Bill Draper,...

Date: 1971 ca.

Description: Poster with an image of Fred Hampton, a member of the black panthers, wearing sunglasses and a hat. Caption reads, "Fred Hampton is a Black Panther". Info...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Sweet Clover School near the end of the school year in late April or early May. Cows graze in an adjoining pasture and a farmer is complet...


Frances Perkins


Description: Studio portrait of Frances Perkins, U.S. Secretary of Labor, who spearheaded the committee planning social security. The photo is inscribed to Arthur Altme...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: This map of Door County, Wisconsin, from the early 20th century shows roads, schools, churches, creameries and cheese factories, orchards, docks, quarries,...


Model Builders

Date: 1934 

Description: The members of Hangar 13, a group of Beloit youth organized to build and race model airplanes. Conrad Hansen, their organizer, is standing at left in the b...


Harding Mills

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: By 1919, the Washoe Reduction Works at Harding Mills could boast that its 585-foot smokestack was the tallest masonry structure in the world and that the s...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman standing near a tree in the yard with a large spinning wheel.

Date: 1905 

Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: View of Fountain Lake (officially known as Ennis Lake), John Muir's boyhood home near Montello. The area is now a 125-acre State Natural Area. Fountain Lak...


Young Farm Family

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: A young farm couple and their two children outdoors on their farm.

Date: 1895-08-01 

Description: A group of farm workers, four men and four children, pose on the farm of H.D. Dutcher. The men are stacking a large pile of timothy hay, using a ladder to...

Date: 1978-02-23 

Description: "Robert O. Baker, president of Baker Canning Company. They pack peas and corn and are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fall River Canning Company."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large pavilion with a gray roof and tower are in the center of the image. A dirt road passes across the lower foreground. On the right of the building...

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: Three officials of the Madison branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) are shown at their fall tea held at the College Club, 12 East...

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