Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Basin or slip area. The city is on a hill in the background, and boats are in the river. On the left is a sidewalk and railing with stairs. People are wa...

Date: 1925-10-31 

Description: View of dirt road running through homes and trees in a neighborhood. An automobile is parked in the foreground, at the end of the road. Text at foot of pho...

Date: 1900-06 

Description: View of William, Lillie, Selma, Albert, and Bennie Krueger standing in the pasture with cows and calves.

Date: 1910-02 

Description: 1910 International Auto Wagon with removable top parked on a snow and ice-covered street or lot.

Date: 1926-05-25 

Description: Exterior of Hiram Smith Hall dairy building with lilacs in foreground on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone and timber, Queen Anne-style s...


"Delta Queen"

Date: 2004 

Description: The "Delta Queen" steamboat at dock. People are walking across the gangplank toward the shoreline.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three new Ford car bodies sitting upright on their front ends on a shipping rack on the side of a road. The wheels have been removed and are sitting on the...


Hopson Plantation

Date: 1942 

Description: Several buildings on the Hopson Planting Company's plantation.


Jessie Jack Hooper

Date: 1890 

Description: Cabinet card of an informal full-length portrait. (Mrs. Ben) Jessie Jack Hooper relaxes in a chair. The portrait may have been taken at the Sawyer House in...

Date: 1934-07-27 

Description: Edward O'Connell (General Pershing's chauffeur), and wife stand beside automobile, with 2 children sitting on automobile's running board and looking at a b...


Second Level Canal

Date:  date unknown

Description: Skinner's Satin Mills stands alongside the Second Level Canal. The mill was founded in 1848.


Dr. Bass in Parlor

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Self-portrait of Dr. Edward Bass reading in his parlor. Several prints of his own photographs decorate the room. There is a parlor organ on the right.

Date: 1946-01-07 

Description: Four men pose with the first shipment of new 1946 DeSoto automobiles as they come off a train onto a loading dock for Stadium Garage, 1501 Monroe Street, P...




Description: Cornfield and views of houses from a hill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman stands in the yard petting and scratching a chicken perched on a stump. She is wearing a dress and has a barrette in her hair. In the background is...


Else Heine

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of Else Heine, a nurse.


IDEA Truck on Road

Date: 1992 

Description: Front view of an International IDEA truck as it is driven down a street wet with rain. IDEA was an acronym for International Design and Engineering Assessm...

Date: 1967-01-17 

Description: Charles Richter (foreground) works on an engine as William Pritzl (left, background) and Timothy Hendricks work on a chassis in a high school vocational ca...

Date: 1945-04-11 

Description: Kessenich Marine and Sporting Goods display at the Southern Wisconsin Sports Show in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House.


Gasoline Station

Date: 1963-08-18 ca.

Description: A gasoline station decorated with flags and pennants. Billboards are along the back fence.

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