Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down platform toward the Waunakee depot and an arriving train. Freight cars are on the tracks on the left. A group of men are standing on the platform...


Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Business signs read: "J.H. Kreiling Tailor" "J...


Fokker Portrait

Date: 1938 

Description: Portrait of Anthony Fokker, inscribed to aviation publicist, Harry Bruno. Bruno represented the airplane manufacturer on several occasions, including the 1...


Halt the Hun!

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: United States government bonds poster in the Third Liberty Loan series. Depicts a German soldier holding a firearm is standing above a crouching woman crad...

Date: 1949 

Description: A manager pays a field worker on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Mr. Monroe paying the field workers."


High School

Date: 1922 

Description: View of the high school. The building features an arched doorway, a hip roof with three dormers on the front and one on the side, a domed steeple with an A...

Date: 1948-07-10 

Description: Art Ensign (left) and Chuck Steele seated in the lifeguard tower at Madison's Lakefront Beach. The City of Madison has placed experienced lifeguards at 8 b...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: An original lithograph featuring Buffalo Bill riding his horse. The poster was created for Buffalo Bill's Wild West circus show, as part of the Sells Flot...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A back view of Linda Schiesser posing outdoors in a Mexican jacket, with trousers and a hat. The written caption reads: "Louise Wild made me this."

Date: 1924 

Description: The Municipal Light and Power Plant and water tower seen from across a pond.

Date: 1915-02-19 

Description: A man leads a team of mules pulling a wagon down a commercial street.


Nina Dousman

Date: 1893 

Description: Nina Dousman, age 13, relaxes in a chair for a full-length, cabinet card sized, studio portrait. She has her fingers interlaced and is wearing a light colo...

Date: 1924 

Description: A farmer guides a Chattanooga walking plow in a field as it is pulled by a team of two horses.


Description: A family in front of a La Crosse Happy Farmer tractor hitched to a threshing machine.


Description: A bride and groom sit while two attendants stand behind them for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The bride wears a long dress and veil, a...

Date: 1935-09-05 

Description: Bowman softball team in uniform and Kenosha Ke-Nash-As softball team in uniform. There are spectators in the bleachers behind the teams at Breese Stevens F...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: Two Algerian members of the National Liberation Front stand on rocks wearing long grass as camouflage and holding rifles in the Algerian desert. There are...


Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: Children and adults stand in an unpaved rural street lined with homes in a company town of Consolidated Coal Company.


John W. Suetterle

Date: 1913-10-21 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John W. Suetterle, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1913 

Description: Governor Cox stands on a platform to address a crowd on the subject of alfalfa at the farm of Joe Wing.

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