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Date: 1978 ca.
Description: Jimmy Carter, 39th President of the United States (1977-1981), was born in Plains, Georgia on October 1, 1924. After serving as an officer in the Navy, he...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Gustav J. Lange, Eau Claire businessman.
Description: Workers in the Blacksmith Shop at Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Description: A man wearing a hat and one-piece work suit climbs a wooden ladder while holding nails in his mouth. He appears to be holding an axe in his left hand.
Description: Medical student Bob Wheaton in the dispensary at the University of Wisconsin Medical School prior to receiving his M.D. degree.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of William Freeman Vilas, attorney, Regent of the University of Wisconsin, member of the State Assembly of Wisconsin 1885, U.S. Senator fro...
Description: View from road of the exterior of the Lee and Company General Store/post office. A young man stands on the porch; two girls walk on the sidewalk, and a man...
Date: 1927-05-21 ca.
Description: Charles Lindbergh in Paris, posed by the "Spirit of St. Louis," Ryan monoplane in which he flew solo across the Atlantic. Clearly visible is the plane's Cu...
Description: Front cover of an advertisement for the Rumely 1 1/2 ton farm truck. An illustration depicts a man driving the truck past a cornfield and farm buildings.
Date: date unknown
Description: View across the Mississippi River of Eagle Bluff and Fountain City, with a man in the foreground. The steamer "U.S. Gen. Barnard" is at a landing and a row...
Description: Demonstration by members of the Philadelphia chapter of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War, one year after the war ended.
Description: A group of people posing in a field near a barn. They are harvesting grain, and a man is operating a grain binder pulled by three horses. A girl wearing a...
Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 tractor and a Monarch loader to do construction work, possibly irrigation, in a field. Pieces of pipe lie on the groun...
Description: Buffalo Street construction showing cuts in the pavement and the inconvenience for traffic. Standing between the excavated holes and piles of dirt is a hor...
Description: Group portrait of children in costume posed on the back of a truck decorated with streamers for the Cheese Day Parade. Some of the children hold handwritte...
Description: A group of men from Tractor Works who joined the "Harvester Battalion" sit on a military vehicle and raise their arms for a group portrait.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Agricultural workers use two teams of horses to pull harvesting machinery in a wheat field in the vicinity of Twin Falls. Harvested wheat gathered into bun...
Description: Laune Erickson, Idaho (left), competing against Mike Sweeney of John Carroll at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national tournament at the Uni...
Description: Two male employees operate a large factory machine.
Description: Miners in the bowels of a lead mine.
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