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Description: Ruth Marson with the Vinnie Reem sculpture collection in a storeroom at the Wisconsin Historical Society Library.
Description: Uncollected garbage in bushel baskets on Capitol Square during a walkout strike by Local 236 Municipal Garage Department Union.
Description: Unveiling ceremony, in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Two American flags and a Wisconsin pennant hang from a wire abov...
Description: In the lobby of the Capitol Theatre, manager Fred Reeths is holding Johnny Heitz while he drops a coin into the Empty Stocking Club stocking. Johnny's moth...
Description: The cheese factory owned by Bernard Herndel located on rural State Highway 13 in Marathon County.
Date: 1900 after
Description: A view of three men sitting and reading on the Senior Bench at the University of Illinois. The seat is made of stone and "1900" is engraved into its back.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: View from Langdon Street of steelworkers constructing the framework for the addition to the State Historical Society of Wisconsin Headquarters building. Pa...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two male factory workers look on as sisal fiber extends out of a finisher and piles in metal containers at the McCormick Twine Mill.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of the La Crosse post office, which was destroyed in 1977.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: View of hall from across University Avenue on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Built in 1910 as a woman's gymnasium.
Description: The ornate entrance to the building where the bey (chieftain) holds court in Bardo, Tunis. Carved stone lions are perched on both side of the staircase. Co...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Elevated view of a large crowd gathered in front of the Internal Revenue Service Manhattan District Office to protest war taxes. The protesters carry large...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Doctors Lindley and John T. Sprague house, 109 East Johnson Street.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Old cars parked in tall grass next to a house with a porch; a gas pump is on the right. There is a smaller dwelling with a car parked next to it on the lef...
Description: Caption reads: "Arthur Altmeyer poses outdoors with John Engell (last name?), Paul Douglas, and Oscar Ewing at the signing of the Medicare Bill."
Description: Madison-Kipp Corporation, 201 Waubesa Street, beside the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific railroad tracks. Shown are three loaded flatcars on a si...
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.
Description: Front view of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin office building, located at 704 East Gorham Street. The building, known as the William Collins House,...
Description: Exterior of Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A paved walkway runs along the side of the building and shrubs line the porch.
Description: Actress Sherilyn Fenn being made up for her role as Billie Freschette during the filming for "Dillinger," a made-for-TV movie filmed at Old World Wisconsin...
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