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Description: "Theresa Village Clerk, Patti Hilker, posed in a much-needed building addition at the Village Office."
Description: Studio portrait of Chief Charkshepshutsker (Red Eagle), also known as Henry French, in partial native dress with ornaments. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Winn...
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: A family is seated around a table in their yard, with two of the women dressed in white. Behind them is a substantial two-story bracket style frame house w...
Description: Girl standing on stool. She is wearing a dress and hat with tinsel and glass ornaments.
Date: date unknown
Description: Four men and one woman posed sitting, with four women posed standing behind. They are in front of a wooden house, possibly the McDonald family. J.R. McDona...
Description: Group portrait of four generations of the Maffet family. Left to right: David John Maffet in uniform (b. 5/31/1922), Ellen Gardener McDermott (b. 8/8/1858)...
Description: Studio portrait of Ella Wheeler Wilcox wearing an elaborate light-colored dress, with her hands on her hat.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two boys stand at the side of a road near a lake with a dog. One boy watches a man driving a McCormick binder pulled by a horse down the road, while the ot...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Frank Drew (Frank King's father-in-law) walking railroad tracks. He was known as a prominent banker in the Tomah, Wisconsin community. A hand-drawn decorat...
Description: Valeska Suratt starred in the 1910 play The Girl with the Whooping Cough. The stamp on the back of the print reads:
"A.H. Woods presents VALESKA SU...
Description: Attending the State Historical Society Founder's Day banquet are, left to right, W.B. Hesseltine, University of Wisconsin history professor; Dr. Donald R....
Description: Portrait of a boy and girl posed by a Christmas tree. The boy is sitting on a toy horse on the left and is wearing a military style hat and holding a toy g...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of J.W. Martin, Gotham farmer and importer.
Description: Factory worker at a machine at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works.
Description: A seated man and woman pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a dress with a necklace. The man is wearing a suit jacket...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A worker stands at the controls of a generator, most likely in the temporary power house at the Prairie du Sac dam site. The steam driven generator produc...
Description: High school constructed in 1897, surrounded by snow-covered ground and a man posed standing by the entrance.
Description: Handbill or Broadsheet advertising McCormick's Patent Virginia Reaper. Includes an illustration of the reaper in use. One man is driving the horses, anothe...
Description: Three women are shown pricing re-sale clothing for a rummage sale at 110 West Washington Avenue. At work are, left to right, Imogene Bowers, Jane Brandt, a...
Description: Teacher and students pose outside clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There appears to be a bell tower on the roof.
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