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Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Two British soldiers in a mortar station of a trench. One soldier is sitting on top of stack of wooden boxes that contain mortar rounds, while the other is...
Description: A group of Zionists organized in Milwaukee.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Vi Slovin, an employee of the United Packinghouse Workers District One office in Chicago, working after hours to distribute leaflets about the Wilson & Co....
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Hoosier line of grain drills sold by International Harvester. Features a color illustration of a man in a field with a...
Date: date unknown
Description: The Council (Winnebago) at Stand Rock.
Description: Large group of people, some posed sitting in wagons on the road, and others standing near the fence, in front of a church, probably the Little Norway Churc...
Description: William R. "Bill" Kinney (1912-1978) stands in front of the White Front Tavern and Restaurant. Bill and his brother Howard Kinney owned the bar from 1948-1...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Front cover of a brochure advertising the Reed one-man tractor. The cover features an illustration of a man using the tractor to work in a farm field.
Description: South American advertising poster for Deering 1.5, 3, 6, and 10 horse power Type M stationary engines distributed by International Harvester Company Argent...
Description: J.R. Sharp, P.E. Woodley, W.M. Bour, and R.M. Seymour sit and stand for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop wearing work clothes, ties, and ha...
Date: 1935-10-01 ca.
Description: Truck driver Rudgil C. Smith standing next to his International truck. The name "Bruce" is printed on the passenger side door. Original caption reads: "Rud...
Description: A man holds Kim Kuether (15-months-old) who is looking at lilacs at the University of Wisconsin Arboretum.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Man assembling a load-brake ratch on a type "A" trolley, possibly at the Pawling and Henry plant. The man is leaning over, and behind him is a drop cloth.
Description: "Mayville photographer, Edgar Mueller, confers with 'Corny' Weber. Mr. Weber took some early photos in the village. Some of his glass plate negatives are i...
Description: Ed Gein is escorted by three law enforcement officers to the State Crime Lab.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Men demonstrating the horse-drawn McCormick "Marsh type" harvester built ca. 1878. The men are wearing period dress and the photograph was most likely stag...
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (left) and Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl at a fundraiser for Obey. Jim Chapman is the man between them.
Description: A man and woman sit in a field near a large stand of beehives.
Description: Lewis Arms sits on a railing outside University Hospital where he worked as a storeroom clerk. He is wearing a white jacket and hat.
Description: Top prize winners in the annual Wisconsin Medical Society golf tournament at Maple Bluff Country Club. Left to right: Dr. Paul Purtell, Milwaukee; Dr. Har...
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