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Description: Group setting up for a picnic at the shoreline on Bear Island of the Apostle Islands. Image includes A.G. Hull, Elizabeth Nisbet (Mrs. S.C. Marty Sr.), Eli...
Description: Men loading horse-drawn manure spreaders on farm land.
Description: A view of the public school, a large two-story brick building with a belfry. Young trees lining the pathway to the entrance.
Description: Aftermath of the Wisconsin State Capitol fire of February 26-27. This image provides the best of only a few known photographs of the ornamentation of the w...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View down snowy hill towards a team of U.S. Army Engineers traveling the Russian countryside in horse-drawn sleighs for the purpose of constructing a map o...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View looking down middle of street, with a row of trees along the sidewalk on the left, and on the right utility poles, and a sign for the Park Hotel. In t...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the "Hendrick Hudson" excursion boat near New York City. Many passengers can be seen on the large excursion boat's three decks. The boat also featu...
Description: "LaVerne Sterr."
Description: Algerian National Liberation Front members do push-ups in the desert near boulders.
Description: Bundles of a harvested grain stand in a field beyond a body of water.
Description: Group portrait of four men standing behind a row of fish on a stringer. Two large muskies are in the center. The men are standing in front of a two-story l...
Description: Elevated view of the Carillon Tower and Social Science Building, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Picnic Point and Lake Mendota are in the ba...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Men with a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder and horse-drawn carriage in a field.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Exterior view of Shady Lawn Rooms and Bath. There is a lawn swing and a tire swing in the lawn. On the porch is a porch swing. Firewood is stacked by the f...
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior view of bank building with empty lots on either side. The wording on the door reads, "Banking Hours 9 to 4." A "Milwaukee Mechanics Insurance" sig...
Description: David Huettner and wife, Karen, milked the last cows in 1998.
Description: Boys ride ponies and travel in horse-drawn carriages through a field at Buck Hill Falls, a private resort community in the Pocono Mountains. Behind them,...
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: Family of eight seated in a semi-circle in a yard with a stucco upright and wing house in the background.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Amanda Backhaus and her two sons, Alvin and Alex, sitting in a yard.
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