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Description: "Hay was being made on the Edwin Schnitzler farm on Doyle Road."
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine #6414, built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia and purchased in 1931. The train is near the 26th...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting in a buggy drawn by a horse wearing a fly-net. Behind him is an automobile with two men leaning against the side. Al...
Description: Children riding the carousel (merry-go-round) at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), donated by the citizens of the Madison area. A stone bridge is in the ba...
Description: A man is working on silage cutter knives while the machine is in operation, demonstrating a farm hazard.
Description: View across open ground towards men posed sitting and standing in horse-drawn wagons in front of a sawmill.
Description: Bird's eye view of town featuring Soldier's monument. Published by W.R. Spooner.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: 2504 Forest Home Avenue. This hotel was situated on what was originally a plank road between Milwaukee and Muskego. It was designed after the Federal style...
Description: Shopping district. Business signs read: "The Big Store" and "H.R. Strehlow." Writing on building in the center of photograph reads: "Glasgow Block."
Description: Group portrait of four men and two boys standing with horses, oxen and mules hitched up to drag scrapers, to reconstruct a dirt road. A small building, pow...
Description: Elevated view of the St. Croix river from atop a rock formation.
Date: 1967-09-04 ca.
Description: A service station decorated with a flowers in a window box. On the left is a Pepsi-Cola vending machine.
Description: Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on Langdon Street on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A boathouse is behind the Armory on Lake Mendota.
Description: Elevated view over the volleyball court of the grounds at the Meadow Brook Hotel. A footbridge is across a stream on the right. A group of people are stand...
Description: Color photograph of a man using a specially outfitted diesel tractor to haul a trailer loaded with cut logs. The original caption reads: "Two specially fit...
Description: Oxen haul a cart filled with logs. A man stands on top of the logs, and the road is visible. In the background, immediately behind the oxen is the forest...
Description: Elevated view from opposite shoreline of Halcyon Brick Works on the shore of a river. Trees, fields and hills are in the far background.
Description: View of dirt road running through trees. A man stands in the road. Some homes can barely be seen in the background beyond the trees. Text at foot of photog...
Description: Elevated view over sheep pen of men displaying several horses in a yard among farm buildings, a frame house and a windmill. Three women and two young girls...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for International School buses. Includes a photograph of an International School bus picking up children in a residential...
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