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Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Factory workers using a pulley to load castings onto a table at International Harvester's Tractor Works. The factory produced tractors (including Farmall A...

Photograph

Bar Interior

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Two men standing at a bar with a bartender. The back of the bar is mirrored and reflects some of the room, with a wood stove seen in the reflection. A cash...

Historical Object

Old Abe's Feather

Date:  

Description: A feather, likely from Old Abe. It was found among unsorted material in an envelope marked "Old Abe's feather for Helen". There is no information on who...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Man fishing for trout at edge of river.

Date: 1869 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Thomas Meehan (1826-1902), American botanist. Meehan emigrated from England to Philadelphia in 1848. Served as editor...

Photograph

Burning Building

Date: 1944-10-17 

Description: Smoke billows out of the roof of a burning building. Fire fighters climb on ladders on the side of the building and water hoses snake along the ground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Up from Sliding Rock. Steamboat in distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a suit and bandana, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing...

Date: 1908-09-18 before

Description: Luncheon menu from the S.S. Marquette, with a framed illustration of a white-bearded man in profile holding a pipe and turning away to look at a sai...

Drawing

View of Detroit

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: View of Detroit with several boats and ships in (probably) the Detroit River.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the stone Norman style Masonic Temple Grand Lodge and its tower. A statue of General John Fulton Reynolds on horseback is in the square in front o...

Date: 1964 

Description: A view to the horizon looking down Mineral Point Road of a country home during early evening hours.

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: The University of Wisconsin Women's Self-Government Association sponsors a style show as a benefit for the Campus Community Chest. Three of the models are,...

Photograph

Warehouse

Date: 1980-10 

Description: Warehouse, State Street.

Date: 1947-04-22 

Description: Portrait of Attorney Frank A. Ross, 3547 Topping Road, Shorewood Hills, in the library of the law firm of Spohn, Ross, Stevens & Lamb. A partner in the fir...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across flowering field towards three men and a young boy harvesting hay. A man stands on top of a stack of hay piled onto a horse-drawn wagon. Another...

Date: 1944-02-28 

Description: Professor Roland S. Stebbins wins Madison Art Award. His award winning painting is titled, "Our Kitchen". The work placed first in the Madison Artists Exh...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View looking south on Barstow Street.

Date: 1950-04-19 

Description: Mrs. Willie Lou Harris of 405 Bram Street sits at left with part of her family. Standing left to right are Mrs. James (Georgia Harris) Elvord, Mr. and Mrs...

Date: 1956 

Description: High school.

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