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Description: Iris Champneys (played by Dorothy Dalton) comes up behind Clement Gaunt (Milton Sills) apparently to sneak a small money bag into the pocket of his corduro...
Date: date unknown
Description: Pedestrians and automobiles pass by the flagship Marshall Field's department store (Marshall Field & Co.), built in 1892 by Daniel H. Burnham and located o...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Mish-sha-quat, or the Clear Sky, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fond du Lac (...
Description: Stilted houses on a block of an African American community in Alabama.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: J.C. Lester uses a McCormick-Deering Farmall H tractor to border a citrus grove in preparation for irrigation.
Description: Group portrait of five women who attended a board meeting of the Wisconsin division of the American Association of University Women. Seated, left to right:...
Description: Four children stand with three decorated bicycles and a doll buggy at Gallagher Plat playground.
Description: When we built our house, we couldn't afford it, but we built everything the best. It's our fortune and I am so very thankful ... A rock. An ark into which...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Elevated view over trees towards University of Wisconsin-Madison Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) and Lake Mendota. Dwelling rooftops are in the foreground. Par...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elevated view of residential area of town featuring a large stone church, houses with large yards and countryside stretching off into the distance.
Description: The crowd gathered outside St. Mary's Catholic Church for the funeral of Senator Joseph R. McCarthy watches as the procession to the cemetery begins.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Two men inspect a small piece of binder twine. In front of them are packaged rolls of International Harvester twine. The men are likely at a dealership or...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Men in a field threshing with a stationary thresher powered by a Titan 18-35.
Description: A meeting at Highlander Folk School. Guy Carawan is holding a banjo on far left. Septima Clark standing third from the left. Matt Sturgis standing extreme...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Four young girls pose outside of Witt's photography studio. They are wearing dresses. Two of the girls have jackets, and three of them have hair bows.
Description: Women workers at a Wisconsin canning factory inspect corn as it passes by them on conveyor belts.
Description: Bird tracks in sand.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of director D. W. Griffith.
Description: House of Judge Jairus Harvlin Carpenter (1822-1913) at 315 Wisconsin Avenue.
Description: La Verne Sterr poses for a photo prior to her wedding.
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