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Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the family of Gust Wendorf. They are standing on the left posing in front of their home. A dog sits next to the family.

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Clam Fishing

Date: 1917 

Description: Elevated view of six men on the shore of a river, with piles of clam shells inside loose wooden fences near a pile of firewood and an axe. The firewood may...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a haywagon pulled through a village by two horses. The driver is perched on top of the load. One horse wears a blanket with printi...

Date: 1935-01-24 

Description: Children wearing winter coats and hats form a line to get on a school bus parked in the drive in front of what appears to be a school building. The text on...

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Steamboat "Eolah"

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline looking down at passengers posed on steamboat "Eolah" and on landing at shoreline.

Date: 1911 

Description: View down Center Street. The caption on the image is incorrect. On the left are storefronts, including a millinery and stable. On the right, commercial bui...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colorized postcard of a combat drill. The scene includes soldiers, horses, wagons, cannons, tents, buildings and trees. Text above reads, "'Preparing for A...

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Painting by N.C. Wyeth depicting the public demonstration of the first reaper by Cyrus Hall McCormick at Steele's Tavern, Virginia in 1831. The painting sh...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men parading down street with axes over their shoulders. Probably the Modern Woodmen of America, a fraternal insurance body in the 1890s which was strong i...

Date: 1942 

Description: Three men unload scrap metal from a truck in the yard of Landaal Brothers, an International Harvester dealership. Dealer Charles Landaal is standing at rig...

Date: 1908 

Description: Dane County Telephone Co. horse-drawn service and installation wagon. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background. “Dad” Schroeder and Oscar Quale are...

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Description: Portrait of Thomas Greene, seated outdoors in a chair, holding a cane. There is a fence and trees in the background.

Date: ????-06-13 date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Sugar River. Elevated view of buildings and trees lining the shoreline. Two men can be seen standing next to the dam among a p...

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Mixing Pesticide

Date: 1923-04 

Description: Two men mixing arsenate of lead before starting out for the orchard on R.R. Roberson's farm. A man on a McCormick-Deering 15-30 tractor and sprayer is look...

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Description: View from field of a teacher with a group of students lined up along a wire fence near a clapboard schoolhouse.

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Cutting Ice

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Description: View from ice of men from the CCC group at Camp Petenwell cutting ice. Three men stand on the ice on the right. A steep bank surrounds the icy water. Men a...

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Mike Lynch's

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Exterior view of three men standing in front of a log cabin. A wagon sits nearby. A flag hangs off the porch, and oars are stored on the exterior cabin wal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Unfolded card with a photograph of a cat on the front cover, with the caption: "Wishing You 9 Lives." On the inside is a spread of a photograph of Sid with...

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Russell Wepking

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Russell Wepking, 14, poses beside an automobile. The son of Frank Wepking and a student at Strawberry School, Russell "Won distinction of having Grand Cham...

Date: 1916-06-13 

Description: Boys participating in high jump. Original caption reads, "Boys from the various schools of Cook county doing the running high jump at the school festival h...

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