Date: 1921-05-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles A. Gutenkunst, Milwaukee company president.

Date: 1948-09-08 

Description: Three students awaiting the start of school at Wisconsin High School are, left to right, Nancy Fowlkes, Diana Dean, and John Hayden.


The Marshall Family


Description: Group portrait of the Marshall family.


Catherine Seipp

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: A full-length, seated cabinet card portrait of Catherine Orb Seipp wearing an elaborately detailed dress of heavy material. She is also wearing a bracelet,...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Three girls serving cups of food and bread to children seated at their desks in a Cook County, District 137 classroom. The activity may have been part of t...

Date: 1887 

Description: Engraving of Pittsburg Landing taken from a photograph a few days after the Battle of Shiloh (Tennessee), which occurred on April 6-7, 1862. The image sho...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and a boy pose standing in apiary surrounded by beehives. The man is holding a smoker.


Nakoma School Play

Date: 1950-11-17 

Description: Nakoma School third grade children perform a folk dance as part of a class play, "Democracy for Boys and Girls." The children were assigned to find out whe...

Date: 1906 

Description: The original caption reads: "A group of girls on the topmost roof of Walpi, looking down into the plaza." An informal group portrait of Hopi women.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Profile portrait of Yankton Dakota man, Wanbliowe (Eagle Track). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes.


Robert Nathan

Date:  date unknown

Description: Robert Nathan at an Americans for Democratic Action event.


Radical Editor

Date: 1978-10-23 

Description: Jack A. Smith, managing editor of the "Guardian", a weekly radical newspaper. Smith's admiration for Chinese communism is suggested by the decorations on h...

Date: 1886 

Description: Participants at the Western Rifle Association Tournament in Wapello, Iowa. Many of the men are holding guns. A farmhouse and farm buildings are in the ba...


Description: Studio portrait of a woman with long hair and a trailing dress leaning on a United States flag in front of a painted backdrop.


Description: Woman standing in a field holding the branch of a tree.

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory workers inspect sisal fiber coming out of a finisher machine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "A finisher machine de...


Girl Reserves

Date: 1945-01-14 

Description: Five Girl Reserves (?) shown with items of clothing collected for the war effort.


Lovell and Laird

Date: 1969-04-04 

Description: Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird of Wisconsin (on the far right) with astronaut James Lovell, a former student at the University of Wisconsin, and his wif...

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Women and men preparing hot dogs in crock pots at a booth at the Civilian Defense Rally.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: An integrated group of people stand outdoors in coats and hats. A man in a light-colored shirt in the foreground, probably civil rights activist and MFDP m...

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