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Description: People stand amidst the ruins of Middleton after a fire, which burned 19 buildings. Debris litters the ground and foundations of buildings are exposed. The...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: View across Bascom Hill of the west side of South Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A group of boys with long sticks are walking on the p...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of grid-plotted farm fields with a few cows grazing. The ocean is visible in the background.
Description: The entrance to The Hermitage hotel at night. A man in a suit is exiting the building.
Description: A clown entertains three women at a Civilian Defense Rally, two of whom are wearing bonnets and matching dresses. Booths behind the women read "Variety Sto...
Description: Randy and Carrie Wendling own this barn located at W2419 Allen Road. Randy's parents, Reinhold and Ester, bought the farm in 1945 from Tony Jagow. Randy an...
Description: Grand prize Brown Swiss bull at the Dane County fair
Description: A Ho-Chunk man and woman posed standing in front of a Ho-Chunk winter lodge. The man is reportedly blind. In the background there is a horse and snow on th...
Description: An advertising billboard for Old Wade House and the Wesley W. Jung Carriage Museum.
Description: Professor Perry Holden and Governor Luther Egbert Hall shake hands over a contract to grow 100,000,000 bushels of corn in Louisiana in 1913. A group of men...
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Family stands at board fence, with a horse and carriage on the road in front of a two-story frame house.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: An International Model G-61 truck operated as a street cleaner. The truck has a sprinkler outfit by the Municipal Supply Company.
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Nebraska Row on the lakeshore of the west side of La Pointe, showing houses, roads and piers. Nebraska Row was started in 1899 when summer r...
Description: A couple walks along a sandy shoreline. Dwellings and buildings are visible in the background.
Description: Meeting of the 26th of July Movement in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. Vilma Espin and Fidel Castro crouch over a map spread on the ground....
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: International SF-36 truck owned by Hercules Powder Co. The truck bears the text "Explosives-Dangerous." Original caption reads: "'140' SF36, 6 cylinder 1.5...
Description: View across street in a central business district. On the opposite corner is a brick building with a balcony. A man sits in front of a store front on the s...
Description: Sean Murphy, a professional skateboarder and snowboarder, poses on the sidewalk with his skateboard. He is gazing to the left while holding his baseball ca...
Description: Neal Harrington and four unidentified men stand in a wooded area near an open meadow.
Description: Cyla Tine Stundel's nephew, Jackie Melamedik (her sister Marim's son); Farenwald Displaced Persons camp, Germany. He was the only other member of her famil...
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