Bushel of Potatoes

Date: 1895-09-26 

Description: A pile of potatoes, weighing one hundred and seventy-four pounds, sits next to an overturned bushel basket on the potato field of Henry Kuepper. Stumps and...


Cecropia Moth

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A cecropia moth, Hylophora Cecropia, on a potted geranium.

Date: 1940 

Description: Farm manager R.M. Hawse standing in a Weber Wagon loaded with bags. The wagon is hitched to a Farmall A tractor. The bags are labeled "concrete cement" but...

Date: 1955 

Description: Joe Dottl standing in the Ideal Body Company on Park Street.

Date: 1936-03-16 

Description: A fleet of trucks owned by the Tri-State Ice Cream Company lined up in front of the company building. A sign in the shape of a milk bottle stands on top of...


Description: A young woman with short hair sits in a chair and poses for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. She holds a rolled piece of paper, perhaps a...

Date: 1951-02-05 

Description: As Paoli grade school children watch, Lieutenant Arden C. Pope, head of the Dane County traffic safety division, presents badges and belts for school patro...


Description: Parade of men and women in patriotically decorated wagons outside of town.

Date: 1953-11 

Description: Jerry Teesdale, a member of the Winnequah Gun Club, keeps in phone contact with men manning the targets during a gun safety session for hunters.


Sechler Home

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Sechler home, the residence of J.R. Sechler.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Annie Massey (KeKoRaSinchKah), left, and Hester Decorah Lowery (NoGinWinKah). Hester lived to be well over one hundred years old.


Description: Carson Gulley, the well-known University of Wisconsin-Madison chef, serving a catered meal at the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed First Unitarian Society Meeti...

Date: 1951-06-15 

Description: A parade consisting of a band and baseball players walks down Main Street to celebrate the opening day of Little League baseball in Reedsburg.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick-Deering milking machines featuring cows and a milker on a blue background.

Date: 1886 

Description: This map has relief shown by hachures and includes a list of plats in order of date of record, laws which vacate plats, plats not shown as upon the county...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across road of the Wakefield Memorial Community Building, a large three-story brick building.


Commercial Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Commercial Street. Pedestrians and horse-drawn vehicles can be seen in the street. Business signs read: "C.A. Whale Piano & Organ House" and "Sale...


Memorial Union

Date: 1929 

Description: Memorial Union entrance on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. From the southwest; the right wing of the building.

Date: 1943-09-08 

Description: A female operator at an International Harvester Company factory welds the end plates of a M-5 high-speed tractor. The tractor was built for the Army to pul...

Date: 1969 

Description: View from across road of picket line of striking employees of the Neuhoff Company who were members of the Amalgamated Meat Packers and Butcher workmen unio...

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