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Description: An interest in advertising drew this group together at the Ladies of the Press Breakfast. Mrs. Lillian Milroy is seated; Margot Eskridge is at left and Gra...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of oil derricks and steel tanks at Glenn Pool Oil Field where oil was first discovered on November 22, 1905 by Robert Galbreath and Frank Chesley. T...
Date: date unknown
Description: A model dairy farm maintained by Hoard's "Dairyman Magazine" for experimental purposes. Two women are walking in the driveway near the buildings on the rig...
Description: Forest Middleton poses near a body of water wearing his University of Wisconsin freshman's blazer and a cap.
Description: Group of salespeople standing in front of The Big Store.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Pilot John Kaminski racing a motorcycle at the fairgrounds.
Description: Cover of the National Vehicle magazine with the slogan "Everything on Wheels".
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior of the Fond du Lac Public Library, with people standing on the front steps to the building.
Description: View from the top of a warehouse at the south end of 6th Street. There is a traffic jam on both sides of the viaduct. On the left, one man is walking on th...
Description: Women unpack their suitcases at rest home.
Description: View from top of worker bee.
Date: 1927-08-22 ca.
Description: The "Spirit of St. Louis", in which Charles Lindbergh made the first solo Atlantic crossing, arrives in Madison, where it was greeted by crowds.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Man operating an experimental 8-16(?) tractor with six wheels over rough terrain.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Perspective from the ground looking up at the progression of the construction of buildings near the World Trade Center Towers.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Outdoor family portrait of the extended Krueger family at the Munzel Farm.
Description: Front of advertising card featuring a color illustration of two men, each using a team of horses in a field to pull harvesting machines.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Poster designed to recruit soldiers to the 19th Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. In addition to the text, the poster features an eagle carrying a b...
Description: Letterhead of the Wisconsin Elevator Company, keepers of "grain, hay and produce," from Roberts, Wisconsin, with a sheaf of wheat in a center medallion, su...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: An International Scout truck, with top removed, parked in a field in front of a wooded area.
Description: Waldheim Park Sanatorium boat house.
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