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Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The J. H. Kelby house, on Wisconsin and 8th Streets.


One Large Sheet

Date:  date unknown

Description: An Ojibwa man and woman peel bark from a tree to use in the construction of a canoe.

Date: 1948-05-24 

Description: County traffic officers Ray Case (left) and Henry Gerry are placing Elmer C. Evans, with head and face lacerations, in an ambulance to take him to the Jack...

Date: 1938-07-07 

Description: An International DR-60 motor truck owned by the Lewis Lumber Company hauls a load of logs over a wooden bridge spanning cutover land.


Wilson Dam

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Wilson Dam under construction, looking south. Three large cranes can be seen on the dam over the Tennessee River.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Portrait of of a Russian woman wearing heavy furs. She is standing near the construction of a wooden bridge. In the background are men standing near and on...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across railroad tracks of the Drew Carrier Company, which is a three-story brick building with exterior stairs and a ramp leading up to a second floor...

Date: 1932-04-01 before

Description: A schedule of Transamerican Airlines covering its service to Chicago, Detroit, Cleveland, and other Great Lakes cities. The unfolded schedule depicts two p...

Date: 1962 

Description: Robert Kennedy, then attorney general, surrounded by young people during a visit to Hong Kong. Kennedy was traveling in Southeast Asia, and the tall white-...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men loading boxes of batteries onto railroad cars with a conveyor belt. French Battery later became Ray-O-Vac Corporation.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men on horseback wear team uniforms on a grass polo field. A fence and automobiles are visible in the background at left.

Date: 1895-07-16 

Description: Man sharpening a scythe blade in a field of timothy hay. Another man stands near him in the field, and in the far background a man sits in a buggy with a t...


Hughes' Air Victory

Date: 1938-07-14 

Description: Minutes after finishing their record-breaking flight around the world (in 7 hours and 28 minutes), Howard Hughes and the four aviators who flew with him we...


Description: Two men standing on the beach at Sugar Bowl, one carrying a canoe and paddle, the other holding a basket.

Date: 1937 

Description: A man unloads a rolling cart filled with wrapped packages from an International D-300 truck onto a loading dock. The truck was used by United Parcel Servic...

Date: 1948-07-18 

Description: Two pilots with a guest posed in front of a Wisconsin Central airliner.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Refueling a Ford Tri-Motor airplane. Because gasoline truck hoses did not have pumps, airplanes were refueled by filling 5-gallon cans and then lifting the...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Group of several men standing on a horse-drawn wagon outside Geo. Kast & Co., a hardware store. Snow is visible in spots on the road.


Men Sawing Timber

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men posed sawing timber using a steam-powered open-air saw.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large cloud of smoke blankets the end of the road and snow covers the ground. Pedestrians line the sidewalks on either side of the road. A woman runs ac...

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