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Date: 1888 ca.

Description: This map shows wards and includes the Chequamegon Bay and Washburn. An inset map shows the Ashland region, its railroads, and a few of its iron mines.

Date: 1958 

Description: Mother and small son in voting booth, with the child squatting on the floor and peeking out beneath the curtain.

Photograph

Kenosha Harbor

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A view across Kenosha harbor at the large Simmons Company factory building.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This photostat of a manuscript map originally drawn in 1829 shows landownership, buildings, including Fort Howard and U.S. sawmill, swamps, public barns an...

Date: 1934 

Description: Poster for the 1934 "Century of Progress" World's Fair in Chicago showing a woman surrounded by abstract representations of the sights and sounds of the fa...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Bob Stelnicki, bassist for the Sorry Muthas, playing a washtub bass, or "gutbucket" style bass as seen from the rear of the stage at night at the Sound Sto...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of International Harvester's Milwaukee Works factory.

Date: 2015-11-06 

Description: View across street towards the Milwaukee Theater, framed by the evening sky.

Painting

Felix Walker

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Ninth plate daguerreotype of a painted quarter-length portrait of Felix Walker, 1793-1828. Mr. Walker fought in the Revolutionary War alongside Daniel Boon...

Date: 1939 

Description: Exterior view of the Oskaloosa Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. A group of men and young boys pose near a Farmall A Tractor, and o...

Photograph

Frederic Risser

Date:  

Description: Portrait of Frederic Risser.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Main Street looking south.

Photograph

Rapids on a River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking up towards rapids in a small river flanked by large rocks, trees and bushes.

Date: 1921 

Description: A side view of vehicle manufactured by the Winther Motor and Truck Company, used to carry employees to and from work in mines. This vehicle was apparently...

Date: 1849 

Description: Published a year after Wisconsin entered statehood, this map shows the counties and towns in existence at the time - mainly in southern/southeastern Wiscon...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of a car coming down a road. There is a fence on the left near trees, and there are telephone poles in the background.

Photograph

Hats, Hats, Hats

Date: 1939-11-06 

Description: The interior of Miller's store in the hat section.

Date: 1945-11-14 

Description: Professor Walter Agard addressing an all-campus rally on the Palestine question held at the Memorial Union. Seated left to right: Elaine Sermopskie, Topeka...

Date: 1962-04 ca.

Description: Ezekiel Bell, his wife, and son Frederick posed outside his house. Bell was the chair of the Community Service Committee which was credited with the succe...

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: A man films a family as they sit at a picnic table and eat lunch at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

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