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Date: 1927-05-09 

Description: A man stands with McCormick-Deering all steel stationary threshers. Decals and/or stencils are on the machines. Original caption reads "Martin R. Anderson,...

Date: 1958-12-13 

Description: Members of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity at the University of Wisconsin spend time painting and repairing at the Atwood Avenue Community Center as part of t...


Rail Yard at Depot

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Railroad depot surrounded by stacked lumber for wood-burning locomotives. A few homes can be seen in the background.

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Two women casually reading in a dorm room at Milwaukee-Downer College. A map of Milwaukee hangs on one wall.


Winter Harvest

Date: 1986-02 

Description: Friends and relatives hand-pick corn at the Luhn Farm.


Military Dance

Date: 1942 

Description: Uniformed Corp. J.L. Slack, a former International Harvester Company employee, dances with a woman wearing a dress and high heeled shoes at Port Clinton. O...

Date: 1973 

Description: Poster promoting Judy Greenspan for school board. Her platform includes: passage of the high school bill of rights, an end to discriminatory practices agai...


M. Pearl Guynes

Date: 1944-10-03 

Description: Miss M. Pearl Guynes, member of the Business and Professional Women's Club and recently appointed sergeant of the Madison Police Department, seated at her...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin River shoreline showing lumber rafts "tied up over Sunday."

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Engineering photograph of an experimental McCormick-Deering tractor with wheel covers. The tractor was apparently designed for use by the U.S. military.


Palm Beach Tourists


Description: Two couples are shown seated in rickshaw-like carriages pushed by men on bicycles in Palm Beach, California.

Date: 1919 

Description: Advertisement for the John Lauson Manufacturing Company featuring an illustration of testimonials from satisfied customers. The caption reads, "Output More...


Shoreline View

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a shoreline and boat surrounded by trees. Published by J. C. Webster.

Date: 1839 ca.

Description: A chart showing the geological cross-section and the height above the surrounding landscape of several locations, such as Platte Mound in Wisconsin, and th...


The Peck Cabin

Date: 1837-06 

Description: Lithograph from a painting by Mrs. E.E. Bailey showing the Peck cabin, the first house in Madison. In addition to the cabin, the lithograph includes a cove...


Portrait of a Woman

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Oval quarter-length portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a band over her ringlet curls, a dark dress with buttons down the front, a short white lacy c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Chandler White Hall Hotel. A double staircase leads to the first story porch where a group of people, mostly women, pose.


Tower Hill Trail

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Tower Hill State Park trail to the top of the shot tower shaft.

Date: 1959-09-30 

Description: Group portrait of Inter-Sorority council members. Front row, left to right: Virginia Crownhart, Mary Sedgwick, Jean Kelzenberg, and Ann Thurman. Back row...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up portrait of Anna Harrison, painted by her son Mark R. Harrison.

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