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Description: Sailors in a motor launch attempt a rescue of survivors from the water alongside the sunken battleship USS West Virginia during or shortly after the...
Description: "Three views in a short space show the peaceful appearance of what is now a busy paper mills center. The first, a double lock around which the village of C...
Description: The 98th Founder's Day dinner at the Memorial Union, where a campaign was announced to raise five million dollars for the improvement of the lower campus o...
Date: date unknown
Description: A man stands in front of several very tall bean plants. Photograph taken in a company town of Consolidated Coal Company.
Description: Full-length seated studio portrait of John Maly, wearing a suit and bow tie. He is seated in a chair with his right forearm resting on a table.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Factory workers assemble parts at International Harvester's McCormick Works. A large pile of wooden boards is in the background.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of street, including horse-drawn carts and unidentified commercial buildings.
Description: Interior of the Burke Pharmacy, complete with several prominent wartime posters and displays.
Description: A very vague sketch of a map of North Racine, Wisconsin.
Description: View across road of the exterior of L.H. Hanold, a general merchandise store offering gasoline, tires, tubes, eggs, and cream. In the far background is a t...
Description: Lacking other equipment on the beach, native canoes were pressed into service to transfer equipment to larger boats.
Description: A female factory worker creates balls of twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "This scene shows a battery of balling machin...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Three women riding bicycles.
Description: Naval students operate a radio while an officer looks on at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).
Description: Costume sketch of a pink top with white detailing, a pink skirt, and a pink scarf created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief" (Paramount, 1955).
Description: Exterior of Citizen's Loan and Granum Agency, for fire, casualty, and auto. Also symbols for Blue Cross/Blue Shield on the building.
Description: View across sidewalk towards Sid standing and holding a shovel while posing next to an elephant sitting on a bench outdoors. Sid is wearing a white coat, w...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Exterior view of a grand mansion on South Washington Street.
Date: 1910-09 ca.
Description: Three man stand in a small clearing on a steep rocky hill amid fallen trees. The small waterfall behind the men was the water power for the Leighton-Wyomin...
Description: "The Dealer's Dream" cover features an illustration of a man asleep in bed at the bottom of the catalog. Above him his dream is contained in a frame. The m...
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