Wisconsin Historical Society

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-20 of 561

Photograph

Family Group in Front of Farm Buildings

Date: 1890
Description: Man and woman posing sitting, each holding a child in their lap, and a young man, girl, and a boy holding a toy horn, are posing standing. The group is pos...
Photograph

Children and Adults at Wading Pool

Date: 
Description: A group of children and adults at a wading pool in a park.
Photograph

Toy Truck with California Sun-Maid Seedless Raisins

Date: 1923
Description: Buddy L toy model S truck hauling California Sun-Maid Seedless Raisins.
Photograph

Father with Three Children

Date: May 1958
Description: A father, Peter Froeming, watches as his three children George, Robert, and Roseann play with wooden blocks with small toy canoe in foreground.
Poster

Arcade Toys Advertising Poster

Date: July 1927
Description: Advertising poster for International Harvester toys produced by Arcade Toys. Includes color illustrations of a toy model farm, tractor, truck, plow, wagon...
Poster

Arcade Toys Advertising Poster

Date: 1926
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering miniature models produced by Arcade Toys. Includes illustrations of a toy tractor, plow, and wagon drawn by horses...
Poster

Here's a Good Plan That Succeeds

Date: 1925
Description: Dealer "mailing folder" promoting the sale of toys and the free distribution of novelties through the company's dealerships. Includes color illustrations o...
Photograph

Mother and Baby Playing

Date: 1903
Description: Beatrice C. Gesell and Gerhard Gesell, Jr. play out-of-doors. While mother watches the baby sits on a pillow playing with a volume titled "Educational Pro...
Photograph

Children Playing in Bedroom

Date: February 10 1955
Description: Elevated view of boy sitting on toy fire engine, another boy dressed as a cowboy, and a girl with toy cash register playing in the bedroom.
Photograph

Girl in a Mini-Race Car

Date: May 02 1956
Description: Father demonstrates controls of a mini-race car as his daughter sits in the car.
Photograph

Woman with Dollhouse

Date: November 14 1955
Description: Woman makes a small adjustment to an interior room in a dollhouse.
Photograph

Boy with Hula-Hoop

Date: September 22 1967
Description: A boy is twirling a "hula-hoop" around his neck while another child is watching from the left foreground.
Photograph

Mr. and Mrs. Alex Krueger

Date: December 24 1901
Description: Alex Krueger and his wife decorating a Christmas tree in their home. Flash picture.
Photograph

Krueger Children at their First Christmas

Date: December 26 1900
Description: Jennie, in rocking chair, and Edgar Krueger, on a rocking horse, with small Christmas tree and toys, including wagon, blocks, and doll, displayed outside o...
Photograph

Children by Christmas Tree

Date: January 1905
Description: Young children, Jennie and Edgar Krueger, playing with toys near their family Christmas tree.
Photograph

College Dorm

Date: August 27 1971
Description: Deborah Weishapl of Union, NJ tosses a stuffed Snoopy doll to new roommate Kathy Vokaty of Edina, MN as they move into their dorm in O'Donnell Hall at Marq...
Photograph

Girl with Dolls

Date: 
Description: Young Jennie Krueger, the photographer's daughter, sitting with her dolls on the porch.
Photograph

Kids at the Beach

Date: July 10 1967
Description: A boy and girl play in the sand at the beach.
Photograph

Children Relaxing in the Pool

Date: June 18 1989
Description: Overhead view of four children relaxing in a wading pool.
Photograph

Ruth Bennett

Date: 
Description: Studio portrait of Ruth Bennett with holding the string of a toy lamb standing in front of a painted backdrop.

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: