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Postcard

Paine Lumber Co.

Date: 1911 

Description: Log entrance of the Paine Lumber Co. Edward L. Paine founded the lumber mill in 1853 on the east bank of the Fox River.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Advertising card for the Milwaukee Harvester Company featuring an illustration of a little girl holding a small bouquet of wildflowers.

Date: 1959-12-04 

Description: One of the gift wrapping ideas shown at the Dane County Homemakers annual tea is a Santa wrap for a cylinder shape, made of cloth, foil, felt and cotton.

Date: 1971-06 

Description: Barber Mike Godsell sits back and relaxes in his shop.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Laurie residence, home of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Laurie, occupied by them since 1870.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men, one posed standing and the other sitting, both wearing suit jackets, vests with watch fobs, ties, and hats. Probably J...

Date: 1932 

Description: African American man harvesting cotton with an experimental McCormick-Deering 2-row cotton picker mounted on a Farmall Regular tractor.

Postcard

Ivanhoe Temple

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Temple facade on right side of road. There is a monument in the background at the end of the road.

Date: 1939-05-12 

Description: A woman wearing a dress and high-heeled shoes holds a strand of macaroni in a room at the Florida Macaroni Company. Various types of macaroni products hang...

Date: 1892 

Description: Photographic print of an engraved image showing a robed missionary standing in a birch bark canoe paddled by four Native Americans and another man who appe...

Date: 1955-12-31 

Description: University of Wisconsin head football coach, Milt Bruhn, on his first day in office.

Date: 1964-02-19 

Description: Audrey Doll (left), commander of the ladies of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) auxiliary, is shown presenting five flags to scout troops in Madison. R...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women, similarly dressed with feathered hats, black jackets, and plaid skirts, stand for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop.

Photograph

Labor Day Parade

Date: 1918-09-02 

Description: Labor Day parade on the Capitol Square, at King Street, featuring a float that has the words "Win The War For Freedom" on the front.

Photograph

Harlem Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Harlem Bridge, a rural bridge over the Pecatonica River. A man stands in a boat on the river bank.

Photograph

Sheboygan Airport

Date: 1925 

Description: The first Sheboygan Airport operated by Anton Brotz, Sr. Parked in front of the hangar is a Curtiss "Jenny," as the World War I-era Curtiss JN models were...

Date: 1955-06-20 

Description: Bob Merry (kneeling, left) helps Umpire Pat McCormick adjust the base as Kenny Kissenger looks on in preparation for a baseball game.

Photograph

Family Portrait

Date: 1941 

Description: Copy of a family portrait that includes a father, daughter and three sons. Two people on the right are only partially visible.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A group of soldiers from Company A, 3rd Regiment, take a break to drink inside the walls of Camp Harvey.

Date:  

Description: The York log school house was built in 1843. It was later used on the Pelty farm as a workshop.

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