COVID-19 Updates: For the most up-to-date information on accessing our services learn more here.

Search the Wisconsin Historical Society's collections

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-20 of 84

Photograph

Fred L. Vilas Drugstore

Date: 
Description: Employees of the Vilas Drugstore. Fred Vilas was a relative of Madison's William F. Vilas.
Photograph

D.F. Jones' Pharmacy

Date: February 08 1941
Description: Interior of pharmacy with the prescription case. Standing by the stairs is D.F. Jones, store proprietor.
Photograph

Pharmacy Reference Library

Date: February 08 1941
Description: View showing part of the pharmacist's working library at D.F. Jones' Pharmacy.
Photograph

Special Laboratory

Date: December 08 1941
Description: View showing a portion of a special laboratory in the rear of D.F. Jones' Pharmacy.
Photograph

D.F. Jones' Pharmacy Exterior

Date: February 06 1941
Description: Exterior view of the D.F. Jones' Pharmacy at night. 2 large showglobes are in the display windows.
Photograph

D.F. Jones's Pharmacy Interior

Date: February 08 1941
Description: View of the interior of D.F. Jones' Pharmacy, showing an assortment of shelving compartments for items in the store.
Photograph

Checking the Biologicals Supply

Date: February 08 1941
Description: A clerk checks the status of the refrigerated stocks of various biological materials at the D.F. Jones Pharmacy.
Photograph

Circus Workers Giving Elephants a Drink

Date: August 05 1927
Description: Two circus workers standing next to a water wagon pulled by a McCormick-Deering tractor. The men are providing water for three elephants outside the tents...
Photograph

Elephants Drinking from Wagon Pulled by McCormick-Deering Tractor

Date: August 05 1927
Description: Elephants drinking water from a wagon pulled by a McCormick-Deering industrial tractor outside a circus tent belonging to the Sells-Floto Circus. Circus wo...
Photograph

Workers Pull Circus Wagon with Tractor

Date: August 05 1927
Description: Workers pulling a Sells Floto Circus wagon with a McCormick-Deering industrial tractor along the street of a town. In the background, children and adults a...
Postcard

Hoover visits Coolidge

Date: 1925
Description: Herbert Hoover visits President Calvin Coolidge at the summer capitol in Rapid City, during Coolidge's summer retreat from the heat, crowds, and a White Ho...
Photograph

International PA-100 Powered Rail Car

Date: 1938
Description: Passengers look out the window aboard the Rapid City, Black Hills and Western Railroad of South Dakota. The rail car is powered by an International PA-100...
Photograph

Crow Creek Indian Band

Date: 
Description: A Crow Creek Indian band, part of the Crow Creek Agency.
Photograph

Lower Brule Agency Water Pipe

Date: 
Description: Water gushes 18 feet in the air from a 6-inch pipe at the Lower Brule Agency. A man stands behind the pipe on the right.
Photograph

Lower Brule Agency Water Pipe

Date: 
Description: Water gushes 60 feet in the air from a 4-inch pipe at the Lower Brule Agency. Two men stand on the left near pumping machinery.
Photograph

Rosebud Agency

Date: 
Description: View from hill towards the Rosebud Agency.
Photograph

Omaha Sioux Dancers

Date: 
Description: Omaha Sioux Dancers at the Rosebud Agency. The two men are standing in front of a log cabin with a sod roof and wooden door.
Photograph

Sioux Give Away Horses

Date: 1897
Description: Sioux give away horses at the Rosebud Agency. A large group of people are watching from a shelter on the left covered with branches.
Photograph

Sioux Man in Full War Dress

Date: 1898
Description: Full-length portrait of a Sioux man at the Rosebud Agency in full dress, ready for war.
Photograph

Sioux Women's Meeting

Date: 1897
Description: Slightly elevated view across field of a Sioux women's Episcopal Convocation meeting at the Rosebud Agency. The women, and a number of children, are sittin...

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: