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Photograph

Rachel Lawe Grignon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Daguerreotype, waist-up portrait of Rachel Lawe Grignon, daughter of John Lawe and wife of Pierre Bernard Grignon.

Photograph

Man and Woman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a seated man and standing woman in front of a painted backdrop. The woman is wearing a long skirt with a puffy blouse, and the man is we...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View down snowy road through a forest improvement area in Wyalusing State Park. There is a truck in the background, and a sign on the left side of the road...

Manuscript

Racine — Air City

Date: 1931-06-12 

Description: The letterhead stationery of a Racine economic development committee reads: "Air City, Where the Air-Minded Live," The design shows airplanes and even a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large pile of coal sits under a tarp, while an empty truck waits nearby. Industrial buildings and water towers are across the river. One has a sign that...

Date: 1954-04-17 

Description: Bar and cocktail lounge at the new Fraternal Order of Madison Eagles Aerie 623 clubhouse, 1236 Jenifer Street.

Date: 1948-12-07 

Description: Three high school students dressed as Joseph, Mary and the Angel Gabriel, rehearsing for a Christmas play to be presented at the Edgewood High School audit...

Photograph

Phillips' Residence

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Old Uncle Billy Johnson home at Governor Phillip's house, about six miles north of Prairie du Sac near highway 12. Portion of house, rock formation in back...

Date: 1949-12-15 

Description: The twenty-four members of the Franklin School fourth grade class with their teacher, Mrs. Marguerite Gilbert. The class won the school spelling championsh...

Date: 1948-08-02 

Description: Three models are seated on the stone wall of the Memorial Union, University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, wearing clothes they will model in the up-coming s...

Photograph

Girl Scout Troop 7

Date: 1948-11-27 

Description: "Members of new Girl Scout Troop No. 7 of St. James' church are completing their fourth Girl Scout clothing kit to be sent to needy children overseas."

Photograph

Lucius J. Dixon

Date:  

Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Lucius J. Dixon, surgeon for the 1st Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1935 

Description: Two well-dressed men stand outdoors among Farmall tractors which are loaded on railroad cars. Original caption reads: "M.E. Merseran, manager, and H.W. Mar...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Two men plowing a field with horse-drawn walking plows. The photograph was taken for, or compiled by International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Depa...

Date:  

Description: Steam calliope in circus parade in town. A calliope is a musical instrument that produces sound by sending steam through whistles, originally locomotive wh...

Date: 1924 

Description: On the left, cameraman Chester A. Lyons cranking a Bell & Howell model 2709 and director King Vidor seated next to his megaphone. On the right, a line of a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Michael Virnig seated in a chair at a table in front of a painted backdrop. He is dressed in a suit and holding a book or ma...

Date: 1940 

Description: Outdoor view of the Amsterdam Square set of the film "Foreign Correspondent." Scaffolding and lights are in the background, and many members of the cast an...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Man working on a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Works. Two other workers and a fire escape sign are in the background.

Photograph

Coastal Cottages

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of cottages along a rocky coast, and a building in the distance.

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