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Description: Reverend Richard Kiefer of Sacred Heart monastery in Hales Corners, Wisconsin, joins in the bingo competition at a Catholic picnic as women look on from be...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Workers in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Reaper Works. In 1902 the factory became part of the International Harvester Company.
Description: A large hill on the Indiana shore, with ripples from a boat visible in the foreground.
Date: date unknown
Description: "Peavy Falls Group" of men and boys posed on bank of river. There is a man in a canoe in the river, and a footbridge in the background.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of the Dining Tent" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Views of Chicago Light Guard"...
Description: Posed group shot of the United Steelworkers of America District 32 Convention Resolutions Committee. The men wear suits and are all sitting or standing aro...
Description: Juvenile girls speed skater, Louise Jerome from Superior, Wisconsin, poses with trophy.
Description: Uniformed members of the West High School basketball team gather with their hands on a ball. They are, from left to right, are Jerry Quinn, Jim Clapp, Jac...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Post office and insurance buildings (on right), Monona Avenue and East Wilson Street. The Wisconsin State Capitol is visible in the background. A view of t...
Description: Stanley and Nora Mockrud and their eight children sit in a front pew at Bethel Lutheran Church, 312 Wisconsin Avenue. The children (left to right) are: Nol...
Description: Mandan Indians engaged in archery competition (Plate 24). "The meeting represented here is something like that of an Archery Club in the civilized world, b...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Alexander Graham Bell.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin Telephone Company, 17 South Fairchild Street.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Men in wagons posed in front of a rural post office. They brandish guns, whiskey bottles and possibly a harmonica with humorous intent.
Description: Elevated view over sheep pen of men displaying several horses in a yard among farm buildings, a frame house and a windmill. Three women and two young girls...
Description: Factory working demonstrating the "new way" of hauling by pulling carts loaded with 16,000 pounds of parts using a shop mule. The man is most likely a work...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Group of young boys and two adult men fishing near the Water Works of the State Industrial School for Boys.
Description: View along Main Street of shops, horses and townspeople.
Description: Outdoor portrait of an unidentified infant posing sitting on the ground underneath a makeshift awning set up in a yard. The infant is wearing a light-color...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Three men, identified from left to right as Mr. Schildhauer, Mr. Parker, and Mr. Potter, at the Internal Revenue Office. The men are gathered around a larg...
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