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Description: Herman Straus and son standing in front of printing press at Straus Printing Co., 214 East Washington Avenue.
Description: Three-quarter view from front of a group of men sitting in an Internatioal bus which is parked at the curb near what appears to be an International Harvest...
Description: A line of women sell goods alongside buildings on a Peruvian street.
Description: View across water of early construction of the bridge over Little Lake Buttes des Morts.
Description: Full-length portrait of Nils J. Gilbert, a first lieutenant in Company A, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regiment...
Description: Bowman softball team in uniform and Kenosha Ke-Nash-As softball team in uniform. There are spectators in the bleachers behind the teams at Breese Stevens F...
Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue standing. There is a brick wall, foliage, and blankets in the background.
Description: View down an unpaved street at the intersection of Main Street and Nelson Street. There are pedestrians on the sidewalks, and a man is shoveling in the str...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Herbert Hoover, 31st president of the United States.
Description: Family gathering for the visit of aunt Miriam and Ben Seiden to Milwaukee. Salvator Moshe is holding Mathilde (left) and niece, Cookie Seiden (right). Fro...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Bushrod Allin.
Date: date unknown
Description: A farmer uses the "1st Avery tractor" with an attached plow in a field. The handwritten caption reads, "H.P. 20-35."
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A threshing scene in a field. One man pitches grain into a threshing machine while standing on the load of grain in the wagon pulled by two horses. A secon...
Description: A booth sponsored by the United Packinghouse Workers of America at a fair in Indiana. During the early 1950s UPWA conducted a major outreach effort in the...
Description: View from road of the general store, a two-story wood frame building in a rural area. A man and a child are standing near the door. Another child is sittin...
Description: University of Wisconsin freshman boxing team dressed in boxing uniforms and gloves standing behind stacked cans of sauerkraut with a sign that reads "Pep U...
Description: Lake view from the shore. A man, son, and two dogs stand at the dock. A herd of swans bathe nearby.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.
Description: Mechanic pushing a hydraulic car jack at an American Oil Company truck stop. Three trucks are parked at the gas pumps in the background.
Description: A man stands near an International U-7 power unit used to operate a drum hoist which pulls cars up a 500 foot slope from a mine.
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