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Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Lieutenant R. Jens of Company C, 310th United States Engineers. He is wearing an officers great coat, leggings, and a fur hat. Behind h...
Description: Several loggers stand next to a log cabin while a few are sitting on the roof of the cabin during a snowstorm.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Arlene Annette Elmer, 14, poses with three of her drawings alongside the Farmer's Grove School. Her teacher wrote on the reverse of this photograph that sh...
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: One hundred ninety government surplus trailers, parked near Camp Randall, provided temporary housing for World War II veterans and their families.
Description: A log cabin and frame house behind the Milton House. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: View from water of people sitting in a canoe next to a boat dock where more people are standing. A boathouse is on shore and a cottage is up a slight hill...
Description: A slum courtyard on 40 Albemarle Street, with laundry hung to dry. There are broken doors and a barrel on the ground.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: John Burroughs seated with his dog on the steps of "Slabsides," his cabin retreat.
Description: View down road of horses, wagons and buggies parked in front of buildings. Three men stand near a hotel on the right. A church building is in the backgroun...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Men and a boy examining a prototype "tractor of the future" in an exhibit during the St. Cloud combine promotion. Signs hanging around the display read "lo...
Description: John Karch stirs a hot pot of candy syrup on a stove while trays of finished candy cool on the table.
Description: A view of the replica of the first house on Revolutionary Burial Hill.
Description: Interior view of the Medford Public Library. Library funded with a $6,000 gift from Andrew Carnegie. On the right a flag, and a pine branch swag, adorn the...
Description: SHSW Periodical Reading Room, showing mezzanine stacks, original tables and lamps, and coffered ceiling treatment. Among the University of Wisconsin studen...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Peter Juris, seated, and Frank Faust, standing, in front of a painted backdrop. They are both wearing suits.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Lagoon in the sunken gardens with the conservatory in the background.
Description: Interior view of a farmhouse, taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department and used to illustrate the dangers of a cluttered room....
Description: Houses viewed from an old cemetery lot.
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