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Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.
Description: Protesters hold political signs outside Bush-Cheney rally. One sign reads: "Bush is a whore for the dogs of war" and the other reads: "Bush sucks."
Description: Two young girls outside with a toy pedal station wagon. Possibly children of a Harley family.
Description: Ring at the Cedarburg horse show with cowgirls and cowboys. On the right are crowd-filled bleachers behind fence.
Description: Two women and one man, probably rural school teachers, are standing outdoors near a work bench, reviewing the blueprints to construct a nail box.
Date: date unknown
Description: View down a street featuring shops and small businesses.
Description: A diagonal view down the canal of the Menasha Woodenware Company. Along the opposite side of the canal are boxcars on an elevated railroad track over the w...
Description: Exterior view of a Pawling & Harnischfeger monorail crane with the operator in the cab. The photographer, though not listed on the negative, is very likely...
Description: Face up to the oncoming interest duewhen it's blushing right there as a shadowand the fact is a whistle away
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Small wooden structure with what looks to be ventilation grating, obscured by foliage.
Description: A sign reading, "Look Curve L." stands along the side of a paved road. An automobile drives on the road in a background.
Description: A view of the sawmill and pond, with logs floating in the pond. Company outbuildings are on the left, with a smokestack and silo. A water tower stands to t...
Description: A woman holds the reins in a horse-drawn, two seated, open buggy parked on the side of a bend in a dirt road near a stand of trees. She is dressed in a dar...
Description: A McCormick-Deering tractor which appears to be powering an attached winch system sits on display at the International Petroleum Exposition.
Description: Musical equipment cases for the Grateful Dead, sitting backstage. A large case in the center is decorated with a hand painted logo.
Description: Hillside Home School designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1901 and constructed over the next two years. The school was operated by the architect's family.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.
Description: A portrait of an African American boy leaning on a tree in the woods. Text on the photograph reads, "I'se born tired."
Description: Children roller skating on the Olbrich playground tennis court as part of city Recreation Department summer activities.
Description: View along the Catfish River, with shrubs and grasses covering the riverbank. On the far left are electrical poles along a dirt road bordering a field that...
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