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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Exhibits of farm equipment and the gasoline engines that would have powered some of them at the Wisconsin State Fair. A Ferris wheel is visible in the back...

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Demolition Train

Date: 1902 

Description: Elevated view of a locomotive collision at the Wisconsin State Fair. This was a much advertised spectacle.

Date: 1900-01 

Description: August Kressin standing and holding the halter and bridle of a horse in a field during winter.

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Nelson Dewey Home

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Nelson Dewey home with snow on the ground.

Date: 1909 

Description: View of a man standing on a ladder, using an axe on a stalk of white pearl corn which is claimed to be 25 feet tall, somewhere in Georgia. A field can be s...

Date: 1909-05-07 

Description: Large group of school children and adults posed outside. Some of the students are holding banners.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Four men harvesting grain in a field. One man operates a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses. Three other men are manually gathering the cut grain....

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Deadbroke Mining Company nestled in a valley. The image includes a small number of dwellings and roads, and cut lumber. Published by Fishel & Co...

Date: 1903 

Description: A silhouetted man on a boat in a cave.

Date: 1902 

Description: View across mowed field of two University of Wisconsin professors residences. On the left is the residence of Professor Harry L. Russell and to the right i...

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Two Men on a Bench

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Carl Bohnsack (left) and August Marquardt seated on a bench outside a jewelry store.

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Church on Holy Hill

Date: 1904-08 

Description: View from below of the church on Holy Hill, near the grotto. A woman poses in front of the church at the top of the rock wall.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Ernst Schmidt poses in the doorway of the playhouse on the grounds at Black Point Estate. He is wearing an exotic native American style costume adorned wit...

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Theodore Miller

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Therodore Miller standing and posing with his bicycle in a yard with a small garden.

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Water Tower

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The 125 foot tall Madison water tower stands in the middle of East Washington Avenue. On the right is a large business block occupied by the Amerika Publis...

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Main Street

Date: 1900-06 

Description: View down Main Street.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: A group portrait of aunt Helen's Sunday school class outside. There is a tent or open-sided awning to the right of the group. Nine girls stand in a line, w...

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Posing in Overalls

Date: 1901-04-28 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Jennie and Edgar Krueger standing on chairs situated against the side of the house. They are dressed in identical hats and overalls.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.

Date: 1901 

Description: View along the Catfish River, with shrubs and grasses covering the riverbank. On the far left are electrical poles along a dirt road bordering a field that...

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