Date: 1949 

Description: Cartoon from an International Harvester technical manual. The cartoon depicts a repair man dropping a pair of pliers on the shelf of an open, personified r...

Date: 1945 

Description: A man, possibly Corporal James H. Mills, operating a Farmall H tractor in what appears to be an apple orchard. Corporal Mills was presented with a tractor...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Thorsten Horton nailing a post to a structure, as a member of the North South Smokey Mountain Work Camp in Tennessee.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A little girl, Linda Schiesser, poses outdoors wearing trousers, a hat with her name on it, and a Mexican jacket. Written at the bottom of the print: "Lets...


Auto Graveyard

Date: 1968 

Description: Auto salvage yard.

Date: 1957-02-22 

Description: Allan Goodsitt (right) of the University of Wisconsin lands a grazing left to the cheek of Pete Cisneros of San Jose State in their bout during the boxing...

Date: 1954-04-29 

Description: The actor at center menaces a reclining actor with his fist as four others look on. Shown left to right, on stage, are Clara Vick, Pat Kelley, George Scha...

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Three men standing outside the International motor truck dealership of the Drew Carriage Company. Left to right are E.W. Drew, F.A.C. Drew and E.B. Hershbe...


Indian Agency House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House.

Date: 1950-09-12 

Description: Dr. Margaret Prouty, 26 Breese Terrace, takes the blood pressure of Patsy Dorow, formerly of Reedsburg, who resides at the YWCA. Seated at the left is Mrs....

Date: 1924 

Description: A man uses a horse-drawn Chattanooga walking plow pulled by a team of two horses or donkeys in a field.


Ho-Chunk Group


Description: Group of Ho-Chunk men, women, and children huddled in a circle, and in smaller groups outside the circle. They are near several summer lodges. Probably a m...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The K. Doxstad family is posed in their yard around a table covered with heavy books. A baby carriage is on the left and an older woman with her knitting i...


Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: General view of a town street with storefronts. The building on the right corner bears a date of 1893.

Date: 1916-10-10 

Description: People walking along the Linden Drive path watch as Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) dome burns on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Fire destroy...

Date: 1964 before

Description: An aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up seated studio portrait of John Loomis Sturtevant.


Sabin Oral Vaccine


Description: A nurse gives children the sabin oral vaccine.

Date: 1936 after

Description: View from street of commercial area with storefronts and pedestrians. Many cars are parked on both sides of the street. Visible storefront signs read, "S &...

Date: 1984 ca.

Description: Dog running on country road in DeKalb County in the summer.

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