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Photograph

General Store

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of the General Store at Forward, Wis., with people standing on the front porch.

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of the city hall with clocktower.

Date: 1906-02-05 

Description: View through two large open doors of a factory, most likely the McCormick Works. The floor is made of wood, and parts of farm machinery are stacked togethe...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The screw rail ferry, Pere Marquette 18. Flags are flying including one with her name and the American flag. This was Chicago's largest excursion bo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of what appears to be the McCormick Reaper Works, with the west fork of the south branch of the Chicago River in the foreground. Smokestacks, railroad...

Date: 1901-03-21 before

Description: Supper menu from the S.S. Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse of the Norddeutscher Lloyd shipping company, Bremen, with an illustration of people on the top d...

Date: 1909 before

Description: Julius Porter Wait and his wife, Lucretia Melvina (Mosher) Wait. He has a beard, is sitting on a chair, wearing dark work clothes and tall, loose boots, an...

Date: 1900 before

Description: A man uses a McCormick grain binder to work in a field of barley on the farm of the Honorable William Dickens.

Date: 1909 

Description: Men in bateaux for the Chippewa Lumber and Boom Company's log drive on the Chippewa River at Jim Falls.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery, with a woman standing near the church's right side.

Date: 1909-01-02 

Description: Photographic postcard from water of a tree-covered shoreline near Dr. Whitcomb's Sanitarium. Two men sit in a rowboat near another man in a rowboat in a bo...

Book or Pamphlet

Santa as an Airship Pilot

Date: 1906 

Description: Santa Claus riding in the gondola of an airship with his load of toys. The illustration by Louis Fancher appeared on the December 22, 1906, issue of Ridge...

Photograph

Gratiot Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Gratiot homestead at Gratiot's Grove Site.

Photograph

Funeral for a Child

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Group standing outdoors in the yard of a small clapboard church at the funeral of a small child. The child's white coffin, surrounded by mourners, stands o...

Postcard

Potato Point

Date: 1909-10-11 

Description: View of Potato Point. Trees line the shoreline of the Fox River. Boaters and fishermen are visible in the background.

Date: 1908 after

Description: View of the dam in front of Black River Falls with several wooden structures in the background, and a train passing on the railroad bridge over the river.

Date: 1900-10-03 

Description: View from audience of William Jennings Bryan, as Democratic nominee for election to the presidency, addressing a crowd, estimated at 15,000 people, at a st...

Date: 1906 

Description: A view of the cottage with large trees around it, and a stone wall in the front yard. Some windows appear shattered. Wooden pallets are stacked in the fr...

Photograph

Effie Goetsch Carr

Date: 1901-10 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Effie Goetsch Carr posed sitting in a log stump fashioned into a chair near the side of a house. She wears a large velvet hat with feat...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: View of a medal from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil's Exposicao Internacional de Hygiene of 1909. The medal depicts a seated woman and a boy kneeling beside her.

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