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Portage Canal

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A view of the Portage Canal. In the immediate foreground is the Fox River, then the lower locks and the canal itself. The Indian Agency House may be seen t...

Date: 1937-03-04 

Description: Wells Printing Company's new plant interior. Many pieces of letterpress equipment can be seen; type cabinets, a composing stone with set type on it and a p...

Date: 1930 

Description: Assembly line worker inspecting a truck's engine compartment during testing operations at International Harvester's Chatham Works. The factory was owned by...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of three men in front of a painted backdrop. Two men are standing on either side of a man in the middle who is sitting in a cha...


Round Barn

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A round barn with large cupola stands on the Fred Stubb farm. The Stubb children attended the Peck School.

Date: 1930 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering 10-20 and 15-30 orchard tractors.

Date: 1932 

Description: Portrait of Robert Marion La Follette, Sr., a founder of the Progressive movement, governor of Wisconsin, and United States congressman and senator.

Date: 1936-02-26 

Description: First block of West Main Street with E.W. Parker Jewelers, 9 W. Main, Cops Cafe, 11 W. Main Street, Rennebohm's drugstore, 13 W. Main, Levitan Building (ar...

Date: 1934 

Description: Man wearing a hat and standing in shoulder-high field of Reed Canary Grass. A swatch of grass in the foreground has been cut.

Date: 1937-05-17 

Description: Anvil and anvil stone with a plaque stating: "Anvil and Anvil Stone similar to ones used by Cyrus Hall McCormick in making the First Reaper on Walnut Grove...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Marian Metcalf, teacher at Dyer School, poses on a sidewalk in front of the porch of a stuccoed house.


Fort Crawford

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Ruins of old Fort Crawford.

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Farmers threshing Ladino clover on the farm of M.M. Laurence with a McCormick-Deering No. 31-RW West Coast Special harvester-thresher (combine).

Date: 1936-05-21 

Description: Frank Bros. grocery store located at 609-613 University Avenue with a Kraft Salad Week display. Large display of Miracle Whip, mayonnaise and other salad...

Date: 1930 

Description: A man works on a tractor in the doorway of the Farmers Grain and Elevator Company, an International Harvester dealership and service station.


Melody Haven

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A man is exiting a wooden building with a Blatz beer sign hanging on the front and two automobiles parked nearby. Near Clam Lake.

Date: 1933 

Description: International armored truck built for Brinks Express Company parked in front of a building with armed guards.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Electrical overhead street light suspended above road. A truck is parked on the right, and houses and trees line both sides of the road.

Date: 1935-12-12 

Description: Men and women watching a Mautz Paint Co., demonstration in store at 118 State Street.

Date: 1934-09 

Description: Cranberry drying sheds.

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