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White House Cake

Date: 1934-01-28 

Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.

Date: 1930-12-31 

Description: Florence and William "Bing" Crapser sitting beside their Christmas tree, 139 North Lake Street.

Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

Date: 1956-02-08 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley presenting a block of cheese to Senator George.

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: View from snowy ditch looking down side of stock train. The engineer is looking out of the locomotive window, and another man stands on the tracks near the...

Date: 1937 

Description: Two men are working with milk cans and buckets near a McCormick-Deering milk cooler. The original caption reads "James McFarland," which may refer to the o...

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Date: 1952-09-25 

Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter Kohler presents a cheese basket to visiting Florida governor Fuller Warren.

Date: 1930-12-27 

Description: Disabled children in Hillington bus going to a free show at the Capitol Theater. Bus driver and another man standing beside the bus.

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Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down dirt road. There is a millinery, dentist's office, drug store, Elsen House ice cream, and meat market. There are horse-drawn carriages on either...

Date: 1946 

Description: Train full of Polish refugees. Photograph taken by Louis Koplin during the time he worked for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; near the Ge...

Date: 1938-03-10 

Description: Men work on tractor parts at International Harvester's Neuss Works (factory) in Germany.

Date: 1933 

Description: Eleanor Roosevelt and her daughter Anna have the NRA labels in their coats inspected by David Dubinsky, president of the ILG WU (left) and Raymond Ingersol...

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Milk Cooler

Date: 1937 

Description: A man stands on a wooden step holding a milk can in a cooler. Windows are on each wall. Original caption states: "McCormick-Deering 8-can milk cooler own...

Date: 1953-10-03 

Description: Alan (The Horse) Ameche cuts off tackle and runs to the end zone for the deciding touchdown in Wisconsin vs. Marquette football game. Image includes Marqu...

Date: 1960-08-26 

Description: Miniature model of the Wisconsin Dells. Goggled diver, Ollie Reese, swimming with Dells recreation boat. This completely landscaped exhibit was built to sc...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

Photograph

Houdini in Chains

Date: 1922 

Description: Harry Houdini, the well-known escape artist, was born in Budapest, Hungary and raised in Appleton, Wisconsin. At the time of his immigration his name was s...

Date: 1929 

Description: Man operating an experimental McCormick-Deering side and rear mounted one-row cotton picker in a cotton field.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Color photograph of an International Loadstar 1600 truck with chain link fence pieces in the bed. The truck was owned by Saf-Tee Fence, Inc., of New Jersey...

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