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Alvin Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Alvin Elmer, age 15, holds a model airplane and coal truck that he made. His teacher at Farmer's Grove School wrote on the reverse of the photograph, "This...

Photograph

Crowd on Labor Day

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: View of a crowd on Labor Day. The street scene takes place on W. Second Street where horse-drawn vehicles may be seen parking. To the left of the crowd,...

Date: 1959-01-17 

Description: View of the front of a fire-damaged commercial building at 3205 East Washington Avenue with two fire fighters, two hoses, and a ladder nearby. The signage...

Date: 1930-01-04 

Description: View of ceiling detail in the Eastwood Theatre entrance lobby, located at 2090 Atwood Avenue.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: This map includes an index on the right margin of industrial plants, churches, schools, and public buildings. Streets, the Rock River, Lake Michigan, parks...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down sidewalk of a large group of predominantly African American people on the left, and cars parked at an angle along the curb. The group is standing...

Date: 1944-02-05 

Description: Aussie Military Policeman standing on a Port Moresby main street with his hand raised, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Jeeps and soldiers are on...

Date: 1964-05-01 

Description: Architect's rendering of a sports and recreation exhibit area at the Wisconsin pavilion for the 1964 New York World's Fair. A man at right is shown fishing...

Date: 1934-08-07 

Description: Kroger Grocery and Baking Co. Headquarters and produce warehouse, 634 West Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Hotel Washington

Date: 1935-04-21 

Description: Exterior view from the street of The Hotel Washington, 636 West Washington Avenue, with two cars parked in front.

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Close-up of a young girl at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition eating cotton candy. There is a string of lights visible in the background.

Photograph

"A Votre Sante"

Date: 1930 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women and children having a meal outdoors on the ground. They are gathered around a box being used as a table. Cu...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: An interior view of the girls' dormitory of Pythian Orphans' Home. Beds are lined up on both sides of the room, and draped arches lead into the background...

Date: 1948-11-11 

Description: Color bearers from the National Guard, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the two American Legion posts, the Spanish-American War veterans, their auxiliaries, a...

Date: 1912 

Description: Elevated view of a wide main street through town. Pedestrians are on sidewalks on both sides of the dirt street. A church steeple is visible in the backgro...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking down a sidewalk. Cars are driving along the tree-lined road in...

Date: 1952-11-11 

Description: Representatives of veterans' and patriotic groups, holding flags and paying tribute to the city's war dead by laying wreaths around a cenotaph at the Stat...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: International fire truck parked outside an International Harvester dealership. The truck was used by the Brentwood Fire Department.

Photograph

Tree Surgeon Truck

Date: 1939 

Description: An International D-300 truck owned by P. Hansling & Son Hartford Forestry Company Tree Surgeons is parked in the drive of a home with a large chimney. A ma...

Date: 1964 

Description: Sign outside the Wisconsin Pavilion at the 1964 World's Fair advertising a steak house, a beer garden, and the world's largest cheese. A portion of the pav...

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