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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people looking at single car at the railroad station, probably a special car for a traveling minstrel show.
Date: date unknown
Description: Dr. Earl Lockman, a well-known escape artist, and his handcuff collection.
Description: Mrs. and Mr. Clarence Bennett in boat "Naiad" at unidentified location.
Description: Locomotive and railroad crew.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A man rides on the back of a train of carts loaded with burlap sacks as it enters the Chase Bag Company warehouse from the steamship dock.
Description: Family posing outside of their home in Costa Rica. The house stands under several coconut palms.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of Alexander, Jennie, and Edgar Krueger seated together on several large tree logs on their farm.
Description: Five railroad employees pose on Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine no. 1223 at the Chestnut Street yard. Left to right are yardman Jack Meyer, ya...
Description: F.C. Rogers, parts manager, and H.C. Rogers, assistant, sit in the parts room of Quinn R. Barton, Inc., an International Harvester dealership.
Description: Group portrait of five bowlers.
Description: Passengers pose on the "New Dell Queen" steamboat. Steamboat "Alexander Mitchell" in background.
Description: Five men stand on a sidewalk in front of a theater. The sign above the theater reads "Scenes of the World on Land and Sea, Admission 5 cents". The signs...
Description: Soap Box Derby participant, Warren Slightam, age 13, with Marshall "Marsh" Parkinson, yard manager of the J.J. Fitzpatrick Lumber Company, which is sponsor...
Description: Lowell Frautschi, Vice President Frautschi's Furniture Store, speaking at a hearing on the possibility of putting West Washington Avenue under the Chicago,...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of James T. Lewis. His signature appears below the image.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Engraved portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick Jr. (1859-1936) by the American Biographical Publication Co., Chicago, Illinois. Mr. McCormick was the son of inv...
Description: Workers use a rail car mounted crane to load pilings onto a barge. Bluffs are visible in the distance.
Description: Vel Phillips sits at a table with a group of African American men and women. The table is covered with handbags, eyeglasses, and beverages. Several more pe...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: An unidentified man canoes the rapids on the Flambeau River in the northern part of Rusk County, about 12 miles from Ladysmith.
Date: 1914-07-17 ca.
Description: Menominee River coal yards, west from the 16th Street viaduct. There is a cargo ship called the "John B. Cowle" in the harbor between two coal yards. Worke...
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