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Photograph

Eagle Dance

Date:  

Description: Ho-Chunk Eagle Dance. Two dancers crouch in front of two men with drums. Ho-Chunk men and women sit on a bench at right. Tepee in back.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from roadside of a man and woman riding in a horse-drawn carriage down a dirt road in a wooded area.

Date: 1942 

Description: A Menominee ceremonial dance. Although Roman Catholic missions had banned many Native American ceremonies and dances, rules were gradually relaxed as danc...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of a large spring on Lake Mendota, to the west of the University of Wisconsin. A man crouches at the edge of the spring and Lake Mendota is visible in...

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: Stereograph from the Panorama of the Battle of Missionary Ridge, Valley of the Tennessee Lookout Mountain in the Distance, painted in 1885. It was painted...

Date: 1953 

Description: Winter scene with a farmer driving a team of horses pulling a large wooden sled on a snow-covered road. Standing to his side, from left to right, is Marge...

Postcard

Elks' Club

Date: 1910 before

Description: Building with arched entrance and four stories from across the road. Two buildings are on either side.

Photograph

Bigalk Home

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the old Bigalk homestead.

Date: 1941 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering Milkers, featuring a photograph of a man carrying a milker and looking off into the distance. Origin...

Date: 1916-08-23 

Description: Color photographic postcard depicting five scenes from St. Mary's Boarding and High School, including women on campus, a section of the chapel, the recepti...

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: Scale model of the McCormick wire grain binder.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this image was made, the structure was occupied by Ben Schau...

Photograph

Cabinet of Skulls

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a wood and glass cabinet full of human skulls arranged on shelves. Probably photographed by Charles Van Schaick.

Photograph

Clearing Land

Date: 1922-12-18 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20(?) tractor to assist in clearing land in a residential area. Several other men stand in the background holding axes.

Date: 1974-02-10 

Description: Exterior view of a brick building at 461 West Gilman Street, which has the date it was built, 1897, displayed prominently on the front.

Photograph

Displaced Persons

Date: 1945 

Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.

Photograph

Eight Carrier Boys

Date: 1949-10-30 

Description: Shown are eight Madison area carrier boys for Madison Newspapers who won a trip to Milwaukee to see the Green Bay Packers-Detroit Lion professional footbal...

Photograph

V-J Day Celebration

Date: 1945-08-15 

Description: Crowd with two sailors hugging each other. Sailor with his back to the camera is Seabee B. O. Pledger; other sailor is unknown. They are celebrating V-J D...

Date: 1945-01-29 ca.

Description: With a backdrop of celebrity portrait photographs and stacks of coins on his desk, Hugh Flannery, manager of the Orpheum Theatre, is receiving a $100 War B...

Date: 1959-06-10 

Description: Donald and Audrey Forrer pose outdoors with their 7-year-old daughter Lydia, pictured riding a bicycle. The Red Cross provided the blood transfusions that...

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