Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: A man at McCormick Works Twine Mill stands in between various rows of machinery to inspect a ball of twine.
Description: View looking over crowd of people towards Dr. Ben Carson talking to reporters and journalists in the spin room of the Republican presidential debates.
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: International model "F" truck operated by Western Express Co. There is a man in the driver's seat, and a city skyline in the background. The advertising o...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mr. Peterson is sitting in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson is standing at the stove with their young son, Jam...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of William Spaulding. He was born in Bradford County, Pennsylvania on August 30, 1807. Spaulding came to Wisconsin in Novemb...
Description: Elevated view of the crowd and exhibits at the opening night of the First National Labor-Management Production Exposition.
Description: A man is driving an International D-2 truck out of the Prince Albert fire department garage while another man stands nearby. Both men wear uniforms with ha...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A large concrete blockhouse fortification at Verst 581 with a concrete outhouse next to it on the right. An armed solder wearing winter clothing stands be...
Description: Elevated view of a man operating a 1420 Axial Flow combine and emptying the grain tank.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from side of railroad tracks of a train at the depot. A few men stand on the platform, and a man is pulling a luggage cart.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Walter Elkhart Piefer, Milwaukee grocer.
Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of five Ho-Chunk men posing sitting and kneeling in front of three Ho-Chunk men posing...
Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of Michael Thompson, a sergeant in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from...
Description: Homer Bigart, (1907-1991) award-winning journalist with the "New York Herald-Tribune" and the "New York Times" with two unidentified individuals.
Description: A group of young men seated on the ground, having a picnic. A can of honey, salmon, and bread are visible on the ground. Two of the men have metal dots on...
Description: Colorized postcard of Signal Rock, Natural Arch. A man stands at the foot, gazing to the right. Trees are visible above and below. Text at foot on left sid...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Florentina and Alexander Krueger sitting at either end of the dining room table. A tablecloth and a large potted plant sit on the table.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View through birch trees looking down at two men fishing from a rowboat near the shoreline. Another boat is tethered to the shore nearby.
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Hugh McFarland. He was born in Plumbridge County, Tyrone, Ireland, on June 22, 1815. McFarland emigrated to Wisconsin in...
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Woman serving meals to factory workers in the cafeteria at International Harvester's Farmall Works.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2017 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706