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Meany and Kennedy

Date: 1963 

Description: George Meany, President of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, pins a medal on the lapel of President John F. Kenne...

Date: 1937-07-19 

Description: View from street of man at the John Barnes Roofing Company loading lumber onto the bed of an International D-30 truck parked in front of a company building...

Date: 1919 

Description: Interior of the Reliance Motor Truck Company in Appleton, in which the absence of assembly line construction is notable.


Obey on the Phone

Date: 1976 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey speaking on the phone in his office. Taken in 1976 this image was used in his 1980 campaign brochure with the caption: "trying to...

Date: 1946 

Description: Two men harvesting with a McCormick-Deering 123-SP harvester-thresher (combine) in a field.

Date: 1955-05-24 

Description: Portrait of Robert N. Nelson and his wife Amelia (Pederson) on the occasion of their 53rd wedding anniversary. Robert has practiced law in Madison since 19...

Date: 1926-02-25 before

Description: Front cover and menu listing from the booklet printed for the Forty-ninth Annual Dinner of the American Paper and Pulp Association at the Waldorf Astoria H...

Date: 1925-04 

Description: Mr. Priestman standing on a ladder, looking through the "electro file."

Date: 1948 

Description: A factory worker loads bales of twine onto a platform, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "The workman is shown here placing bal...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Workers in the metal finishing room at the McCormick Reaper Works. In 1902 the factory became part of the International Harvester Company.

Date: 1959-01-12 

Description: Phil Petta receives his 20-year button from Joseph J. Frigerio, right, a Chicago member of the Construction and General Laborers Union, at Local 464's banq...

Date: 1937-11-15 

Description: A man stands near the opened door of the corrugated shed of the Robert Bowles Oil Company. The company used an International Model 300 power unit to power...

Date: 1936-07-22 

Description: A factory worker in the dry forging area at the McCormick Works.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a fringed shawl in the doorway of a barn holding a basket of eggs.

Date: 1945-08-07 

Description: Interior view of the Pyramid Motor Company, 434 West Gilman Street. They were a Cadillac and Oldsmobile automobile dealer.


Thomas M. Kearney

Date: 1936-12-03 

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Thomas M. Kearney, Racine attorney.

Date: 1929-08-16 

Description: Man and a young girl plowing a field with a McCormick-Deering 15-30 tractor in the Fox Film production "Our Daily Bread".


Description: Two women talking on a foliage covered bench as part of a CIO session at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1867 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Peter Engelmann (1823-1874), Wisconsin educator and naturalist. Engelman founded the German-English Academy in Milwau...

Date: 1956-11-05 

Description: Telephone callers started a new phase of the "get out the vote" campaign Monday at Proxmire for Governor headquarters, 135 W. Wells Street. More than 40 te...

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