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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: O'-check-ka, or Four Legs, Head Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) on Lake Michigan. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the...
Description: Gene Charmley, boy scout, applying rouge to the pitch lay upon which he is about to begin polishing for an 8-inch lens used in the reflector type telescope...
Description: View from the beach of people swimming, playing in the sand, and sunbathing.
Description: Three couples attending the Chameleon Dancing Club party at the Blackhawk Country Club include, from left to right: Robert A. and Helen Cooper, Milo and Ge...
Description: The author's wife Clothilde admires a cherry tree in full bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.
Description: Dean Fiedler sits in a wheel chair while working at a loom. Fiedler wove rag rugs at the Homecrafters' Training Center at the Vocational School. The rugs w...
Description: "Anglers try their luck on the Rock River (L-R): Logan Wilz, Joe Wilz, Carly Hren, and Chelsey Wilz."
Description: Studio portrait of Ewi-Au (Sleepy Eyes), also named Billy McKay. Part of Shahaptian and Umatilla Tribes
Description: Children sit in a classroom for a Union Pacific preparedness special campaign. The instructor points to a sign reading, "He best serves his country who ser...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of the general court's restored interior in the colonial capitol. The view is taken from the viewing benches, with the focus on the judges' podium...
Description: Photographic postcard over the Mississippi River showing of the town of Alma. Bluffs are behind the town. In the foreground, two men in hats sit in a canoe...
Description: The K. Doxstad family is posed in their yard around a table covered with heavy books. A baby carriage is on the left and an older woman with her knitting i...
Description: Exterior view of main entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1955 after
Description: Nelson Cruikshank, emphasizes a point with his left hand as he talks to someone.
Cruikshank worked for the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Indus...
Description: Elevated view down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons line both sides of the road which is covered with puddles, mud and snow.
Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Promotional card created to advertize land in northern Wisconsin.
Caption: STREET SCENE IN MEDFORD, TAYLOR COUNTY, WISCONSIN. - This view of one of...
Description: Schlitz display with four bottles of beer displayed as flowers with sign "Summer Time is Schlitz Time".
Description: Factory workers unload leaves onto a decorticator elevator, possibly at International Harvester's sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Unload...
Description: The Cassville baseball team. Not all of them are wearing uniforms.
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