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Postcard

Decatur Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of the Decatur Dam. The shoreline and trees are visible in the background. Text at the top reads "Decatur Dam, Brodhead, Wis."

Date: 1979-08 

Description: Models at the Sentinal Photo Show.

Date: 1932-02-06 

Description: Two men use horses and a rake to demonstrate a McCormick reaper of 1849 in Copenhagen, Denmark. A building and trees are in the background.

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Staged scene of two young boys near a window with one reaching for a shotgun. This photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extensio...

Photograph

The Old Wind Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Old Wind Mill in a field, with a forest in the background. Text on the photograph reads "No. 1043 A." and "Publ. by E. F. Hamblin, East Brews...

Date: 1965-10 

Description: Demonstration at the Greyhound Bus station, showing a woman holding a sign that reads: "Sit Down Like Human Beings." SNCC Arkansas Project.

Date: 1932-08 

Description: Ernst Bruetzman and Raymond Fehrmann playing accordions along the side of the Krueger home.

Photograph

Milwaukee Exchange

Date: 1883 

Description: Women switchboard operators at the sole Milwaukee telephone exchange.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Uniformed men play billiards and relax in the Central Park Officers House. The room includes two billiard tables, chandeliers, and other interior decoratio...

Photograph

Hotel Lobby

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: An interior view of a hotel lobby, filled with chairs and other furniture, plants, columns, and several men. Text on the photograph reads, "J.M. Stearns Bo...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View of the Waushara cottage for men at the State Tuberculosis Sanatorium.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View down retail street. Shops and parked cars are on either side. On the side of a shop on the left there is a hand painted advertisement for the selectio...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Saint Mary's Catholic Church. The view from across the street features the church building's stained glass windows and belfry.

Date: 1951-09-03 

Description: Eleanore Oimoen of 445 West Gilman Street answers a phone call in an office. She is a secretary for Edwin B. Fred, UW President.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of a family group, and a man posing standing displaying a horse and buggy, in front of a two-story wooden house.

Photograph

Dr. H.B. Tanner

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Dr. Herbert Battles Tanner wearing a tie and eyeglasses.

Date: 1924-09-06 

Description: Three-quarter length left side view of a mid-1920s International Harvester Bus. This illustration was possibly used for advertising and catalogs for the In...

Date: 1885 

Description: Illustration of medicine man Jes´ akkid´ bending over an ill person, removing disease from his/her body.

Date: 1941-10-27 

Description: Photographic postcard of two women climbing on stalagmites in the Cave of the Mounds.

Date: 1892-05-18 

Description: Letter of introduction for Frank G. Lenz of Pittsburgh and his agent Robert Bruce to Secretary of Agriculture Jeremiah Rusk. The letter is on The Outing Co...

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