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Photograph

Sherman M. Booth

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sherman Booth (1812-1904), abolitionist editor and leader.

Date: 1949 

Description: A worker in a hat stands and takes a drink out of a clear glass jug on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption states: "One...

Photograph

David C. Fulton

Date:  

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Major David C. Fulton, F & S, 1st Heavy Artillery.

Photograph

Robert Bloch

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of Robert Bloch at the Gus Marx ad agency. Gauer credits Bloch with changing Marx into a real "nut." Bloch was expecting to inherit the agenc...

Photograph

Bunn the Baker

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Bunn the Baker, in chef's hat and apron and holding a rolling pin, stands beside a wood burning cook stove set up outdoors. A sign above the stove advertis...

Date: 1932 

Description: Drawing of Carlos bartending at Tony's.

Poster

"Matterplay"

Date: 1971-01-26 ca.

Description: Poster advertising Matterplay at 321 Gorham Street, Madison, Wisconsin. The poster features a combination of fantasy and realism in its representation of s...

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Color photograph of an International TD-20 crawler tractor (TracTracTor) with attached Drott shovel loader.

Date: 1948-05-28 

Description: By 1934 the Dane County Highway Police staff had increased to four officers, was boosted to nine in 1937, and in three years to fifteen. The officers shown...

Date: 1947-12-16 

Description: Group portrait of eight members of the Wisconsin Board of Agriculture seated around a table.

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Seventy-six-year old Henry L. Krehl, believed to the be city's oldest soda jerk, at the soda fountain of his brother August W. "Doc" Krehl's drug store, 40...

Date: 1942 

Description: Warden Kramer and an assistant hold up confiscated sturgeon caught with illegal snag lines.

Date: 1946 

Description: Hans E. Skott demonstrates use of a tractor outdoors in a field. A line of Chinese farmers watch in the background. Two other men stand on the right.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two African American farmers in a field operating horse-drawn walking plows.

Photograph

Boat Frame on Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of part of an old boat frame presumably from a shipwreck at Point Judith.

Painting

Andrew G. Miller

Date:  

Description: Portrait of Andrew G. Miller.

Photograph

Woolworth's Protest

Date: 1964 

Description: A protest of Woolworth's department store during Freedom Summer. A line of people are standing on the sidewalk in front of Woolworth's show windows while a...

Date:  

Description: Men standing on top of, and around, a train carrying tobacco. A sign on the side of each car reads, "This car contains tobacco used in making Old Virginia...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Male and female office workers inside International Harvester's Osborne Twine Mill. The Osborne Works was located at 5 Pulaski Street. It was owned and ope...

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: People walking along the Linden Drive path watch as Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burns on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Fire destroy...

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