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Description: Father James Groppi meets around a large table with the NAACP Youth Council. Several of the men are wearing shirts with the word "Commando" on the back.

Date: 1961 

Description: Pencil, ink, gouache, and watercolor design for a red pleated skirt and matching red collarless jacket over a red, blue, and black tartan plaid blouse. Als...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two men wearing long overcoats and hats stand directly behind a large tractor or stationary engine used to power a belt-driven ensilage cutter and blower....

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A young man in the foreground, possibly Ernst Schmidt, stands looking out at sailboats on Geneva Lake. In the foreground on the left a woman is on a sailbo...

Date: 1950-03-10 

Description: James "Red" Sreenan, 130 pounds, boxes with Henry Amos of Michigan State to a draw. The referee stands nearby in the ring and the audience is seated in the...


Ferdinand Hotz

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of the photographer Ferdinand Hotz (March 14, 1868 - December 28, 1946) as a young man. He wears a fine suit and a single pearl stu...

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory workers handle metal parts at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers guide a crated McCormick reaper on pulley ropes through an opening in the floor, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. The text on the...


Two Men on Sofa

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men sitting on a sofa. On the right is Amzie Moore, noted civil rights activist and entrepreneur, with a newspaper on his lap.

Date: 1943 

Description: Fowler McCormick and other International Harvester executives look on as men stand at stations with truck engines at the U.S. Navy Motor Vehicle Maintenanc...


Obey and Day

Date: 1969-01 

Description: Photo shoot of David R. Obey (right) during his first campaign for Congress with farmer-State Legislator Laurence Day.

Date: 1949-06 

Description: Group portrait of Pela Rosen Alpert, Richard Alpert, and friends at a picnic.


Pawnee Torture

Date:  date unknown

Description: A engraving of the artist's conception of Pawnees torturing a female captive in the Morning Star Sacrifice ceremony.


Description: A group of spectators including men, women, and children standing at a railing watching some type of sporting event in a field where a large crowd is gathe...

Date: 1914-10 

Description: Buffalo Street construction showing cuts in the pavement and the inconvenience for traffic. Standing between the excavated holes and piles of dirt is a hor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Mary Virginia McCormick (1861-1941) as a young woman. Mary Virginia was the daughter of Chicago industrialist and inventor, Cyrus Hall McCormic...

Date: 1946-06 

Description: Women assembled for the bride's bouquet toss at the Helen Louise Hadley-Dr. John Farrell Whitman wedding reception at the Alpha Xi Delta sorority house, 12...

Date: 1896-03-08 ca.

Description: Three men stand near a large iceboat owned by Dutton and Wheeler on Lake Mendota.

Date:  date unknown

Description: In a photograph taken for the Farm Security Administration, a man hangs socks to dry on a clothesline on land where trees have been cut down, or cutover.


P&H Shop Office

Date: 1913-08-15 

Description: Men working at desks at the Pawling & Harnischfeger shop office. A row of windows is on the left, and another building can be seen through an open window.

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