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Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Five photographs are mounted on an album page which is decorated with a painting of a honeysuckle sprig. In the photograph at top left, Frank, age three, S...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An album page decorated with a watercolor painting of blue flowers and green stems featuring four views of the Frank B. Fargo house on Mulberry Street. A c...
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: A working lifetime minted these good coins every daydevoted to circulating them through the same routine streetswore them thin into retirement
Description: There used to be a quiet. It wasn't deafness, it was rosesBut they don't make it any moreThey think it was a toy
Description: De Pere, Wis.The sound has never left the harpThe song will never leave the well
Description: It's a day for celebration, just to be so cheering glad and everyone to know
Description: A child could count in rounded numbersthe Christmas chance of pudding from the sky
Date: 1819 date unknown
Description: A commemorative handkerchief created by a wood engraving on white cotton fabric. The scene is the Manchester Reform Meeting, in England. A crowd of demonst...
Date: date unknown
Description: He was taught restraint and patriotic fiction,letting automation byto wipe the chimneys clean of issuesand make horizons in the sky
Description: The fast movement was a nervous reach for something west.But along the way there was no hurry. Wait for noontime, turned round to a movement eastward,<...
Description: When we built our housewe couldn't afford it, but we built everything the bestIt's our fortune, and I am so very thankfulA rockAn ark...
Description: To some who want to leaveit would be dullBut to us who want to staythe moment is surprising:never laxonly turning out of nowhere lastin...
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: As a sporting proposition of gaiety infused with taxesno modern culture could survivewithout a touch of France
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: The style of reachings, temporal or spiritual, for transformation of the earthThe chapel of Rockford Female Seminary, later Rockford College, 1889-...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
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