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Description: Lockhart Street with banks on opposite corners, featuring foot traffic and a trolley. Published by P.J. Weber.
Description: Looking West on East Main Street. Horse-drawn carriages are parked on both sides of street while two cable cars pass each other in the background. Publish...
Description: Desolate rural cross roads near Palos Park.
Description: Steam-powered riverboats docked along the shoreline of a river.
Description: Letter from Napoleon Bonaparte Van Slyke to Mayor Jairus Fairchild, from the Astor House, New York, describing the sale of city bonds.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A crowd has gathered at a well preserved large stone barn with a cupola. Two men with cameras watch the scene from a hatch in the roof; there is a van wit...
Date: date unknown
Description: Color portrait of James Oliver pasted onto a card. "When I sell a plow, I make a friend."
Description: "Old Drum" whiskey display in C.J. Cashulette's Service Liquor Store.
Description: An old, somewhat ornate chimney stands out from the side of the Elizabeth W. Pudor residence at 504 Wisconsin Avenue. The building has been converted to ap...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Storefronts line the main streets in Brewery Gulch. Paramount Pictures Theater can be seen in the foreground.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester feed grinders. The cover features an illustration of two birds flying toward a bag of fee...
Description: Madison Downtown Rotary Club honors four Madison high school seniors with $50 awards in recognition of remaining in the top 10 of their classes during thei...
Description: Canvass of the results for various village offices, April 6, 1852.
Date: 1891 before
Description: Stereoview of the home of Charles Ray, 88 Prospect Street.
Description: A view of the "Old Snow House," a low wooden house in an isolated setting. Photograph published by J. C. Buckley.
Description: A seated self-portrait of the photographer. He wears eyeglasses, and a suit with vest and floppy cravat.
Description: Color illustration of the Oliver Patent Chilled Plow. On the back is a description of the advantages of the plow.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Men standing among molds in a section of the malleable foundry at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The factory was owned by the D.M. Osborne Compan...
Description: Window display of "Old Drum" whiskey at C.J. Cashulette's Service Liquor Store, sign says "You Can't Beat It".
Description: Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, 502 State Street. Students at tables, mostly men, with notebooks and calculators. A woman stands near the window wh...
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