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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...

Photograph

Demolition Train

Date: 1902 

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

Date: 1900 

Description: Interior view of a histological laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A group of students, men and women, are sitting around two tables in fro...

Date: 1900-01 

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

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Portrait of Stanley Robert McCormick (1874-1947), son of inventor and industrialist Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884).

Photograph

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: 1906 

Description: Philp La Follette, Mary La Follette, and Robert La Follette, Jr. playing in costume in the front yard of their home. Phil wears a top hat and long coat. Ro...

Postcard

Medicine Time

Date: 1909 

Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, dressed as a nurse, attending to Tommy the cat, who rests in a doll cradle. A bottle of "Catnip...

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...

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 

Description: The south side and dome of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, featuring the Centennial Fountain and a cannon. The south wing is to the left; the east wing...

Photograph

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.

Photograph

Old Maid's Hall

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A young woman, Jessie Underwood, reclining supported on one elbow on a fur rug in front of a piano. In front of her lying on the rug is a cat. Light comes...

Photograph

Theodore Miller

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Mazie Trumbull, famous as a cross-dresser and dancer, and her sister Frances, side by side in a White Studio photograph.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of high school in Brooklyn, with trees in the schoolyard.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a crowd watching a parade at the corner of North Pinckney and East Mifflin Streets. There is a temporary viewing platform set up in front...

Photograph

Pavilion

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Benches are visible inside a wooden, open air pavilion with a hip roof and large doorway. There is a small attached porch on the left which mimics the shap...

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A winter scene with the third Wisconsin State Capitol from the east. There is snow on the ground and clinging to the trees.

Book or Pamphlet

Santa as an Airship Pilot

Date: 1906 

Description: Santa Claus riding in the gondola of an airship with his load of toys. The illustration by Louis Fancher appeared on the December 22, 1906, issue of Ridge...

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