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Photograph

Daniel Angus House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The house of Captain Angus on the shore of Lake Superior in La Pointe on Madeline Island sometime around 1900. The Angus family came to Madeline Island in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of two young boys, Henry Stacy (Badsoldier) and George Bearchief, standing with bow and arrows by a prop stone wall, in front of a painte...

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane designed by Stephen V. Shipman (Mendota Mental Health Institute).

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: John F. Kennedy stands with Wilbur J. Cohen, turned away from the camera, right, and two unidentified men. This is may be around the time he signed the 196...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women hold hands and pose for the camera inside the International Ladies Garment Workers Unity House. The house was rented in 1925.

Photograph

Hell's Angels Scene

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Scene at Caddo Field during the filming of "Hell's Angels," Howard Hughes' extravagant World War I aviation film. In this scene, the large vintage Gotha b...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: From the cover of a descriptive brochure in the Historical Society's Library pamphlet collection, this drawing depicts the large hotel grounds on Lake Mono...

Date: 1934-01-18 

Description: Exterior of the Emporium Department Store at 15-17 North Pinckney Street, also showing Joe Tittle Meat Market, Rennebohm's drug store, and automobiles angl...

Date: 1944-11-29 

Description: View of the "Petti Shop" inside Manchester's department store, with mannequin.

Photograph

Burch House

Date: 1949-09-19 

Description: The knotty pine recreation room of Byron and Mary Burch house at 205 Owen Drive. The room includes a bar with stools and a mirror in the shape of a ship's...

Date: 1849 

Description: Hand-colored lithograph of Little Elk (Hoo-Wan-ne-ka), chief of the Ho-Chunk, as he appeared during an official visit to Washington, D.C. in 1824. This por...

Photograph

Two Men in Store

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Two men talk in an auto parts store. One man is behind the counter wearing eyeglasses and holding a box, the other man is wearing a hat and leaning on the...

Date: 1985 ca.

Description: Corn stacks in winter off Keslinger Road in DeKalb County.

Date: 1930 before

Description: Dining hall at the Winnebago County Asylum. Spindle chairs are pushed up against long tables set with dishes. In the background are potted plants in front...

Date: 1939 

Description: A man crouches behind an arrangement of human skulls and bones that spell "Peru". Caption on photograph reads, "Illustrations for article on the TracTracTo...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a man using a McCormick Farmall H tractor with a HM-278 cotton planter to work in a field. The original caption reads: "'Bed' planting...

Photograph

Naval Air Station

Date:  date unknown

Description: The "Los Angeles," completed in 1924, can be seen flying over Hangar No. One, a steel structure erected in 1920, at the Naval Air Station.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three unidentified women and an infant pose in front of a log home located near Wittenberg. It seemed strange to many Ho-Chunk to live in a house that was...

Date: 1951 

Description: Factory worker painting Farmall tractors at International Harvester's Farmall Works.

Date: 1947-12-30 

Description: Champion San's Tanager, "Jerry," of Wolterswoods Kennels, owned by Mrs. Joseph T. Wolters. He was reputed to be one of the best red Cockers in the United S...

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