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New Railroad Bridge

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of two men standing on a newly constructed railroad bridge over a stream.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Photographer Ansel Adams measuring the bellows extension of his camera, to help determine the proper exposure, for a photograph to be made in a wooded area...

Date: 1946 

Description: Interior view of an office setting at International Harvester's Education and Training Center.

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory worker completing assembly of a Farmall Cub tractor at International Harvester's Louisville Works.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Lieutenant Colonel P.S. Morris, Commanding Officer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in heavy fur clothing, laying in a sled with a horse harnessed and ready...


Axtell House


Description: Exterior view of the Axtell House with Walker's Point Bridge in the foreground.


Elks Club Building

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of chairs and a table with flowers and papers in the gentlemen's lounging room of the Elks Club, founded in 1868.

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Alfred Lunt, Noel Coward, and Lynn Fontanne walking together on the Ten Chimneys property.


Lyman Draper's Barn

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Barn on the property of Lyman Copeland Draper on West Washington Avenue. Books which formed the basis for the State Historical Library collections were kep...

Date: 1946-04-18 

Description: Four men in discussion at the Wisconsin Barley Contest.

Date: 1934-05-10 

Description: Two bartenders stand in the middle of the circular bar at the Park Hotel.


Boat at Dock


Description: Boats at dock in Fox Lake Area. A man and woman stand in sailboat, another man stands on the dock and a final man stands in a boat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Groups of chairs and tables are scattered around the sewing room of the National Home of the Daughters of America, a house built in 1930 in the classical r...

Date: 1900 

Description: The Wisconsin Historical Society Museum display of Cliff Dweller Pottery from the Robert Laird McCormick Collection. Pottery is displayed in a glass case w...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, dressed in a fur coat and a bonnet, holds the handle of a doll buggy. The buggy carries a dog dressed in a stocking cap and sweater, as w...


Surgical Tools

Date: 1927 after

Description: Surgical instruments on display at the Wisconsin Historical Museum.

Date: 1960-10-26 

Description: Five men hold trumpets at a dinner meeting for parents of Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps at Our Lady Queen of Peace Church.

Date: 1959-12-15 

Description: New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller is greeted by two former governors of Wisconsin at the Madison Municipal Airport. The potential presidential candidate...


James H. Stover

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of James H. Stover, Milwaukee attorney.

Date: 1949-03-08 

Description: Shown examining a "safe-driving agreement" for youthful drivers and their parents are the men who are in charge of the statewide distribution of this aid t...

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