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Elm Valley Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the main house at Elm Valley Farm. A porch and balcony surround the left portion of the house and several people sit in chairs on a patio with...

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Laurel House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women stand outside the Laurel House as horse-drawn carriages drive past the building along a dirt road. The structure was built in 1852 by Peter...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen controls the sheets on a small sailboat. Her husband, William F. Petersen, sits aft. The child between them is unidentified. The sail...

Date:  

Description: Portrait of Sha-kpe (Little Six), of the Sioux tribe. He engaged in the Massacre of 1862 and boasted of having killed 13 women and children.

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Holiday Home

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across lawn towards a car parked in front of the main building at Holiday Home Camp. The rambling wood frame building has several sets of stairs leadi...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Halle Steensland and his wife Sophia pose with their five children at the family home, later located at 733 Lakewood Boulevard, Village of Maple Bluff. (Th...

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Grove Street

Date: 1905 after

Description: South from National Avenue, a view on the south side of Milwaukee. A church steeple is on the distant left. An electric pole is on the left corner, next...

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Dykman's Restaurant

Date: ????-10-12 

Description: Exterior night view from street of Dykman's restaurant, located at 107 West Main Street. The door is open and stools can be seen along a counter.

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Racine House

Date: 1839 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Racine House with multiple horse-drawn wagons and figures standing in front.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Illinois Speed Press performing on stage at night during the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1961 before

Description: View over beltline of University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum along Lake Wingra. Lake Mendota is on upper left, and Lake Monona is on the right, with the...

Date: 1904-02 

Description: Ruins of the second floor of the North Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, looking south, after the fire. The blaze nearly destroyed the entire buil...

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Downtown Scene

Date:  

Description: People pose on sidewalk in front of businesses including A.J. Wells. There is a horse-drawn wagon parked at the side of the road.

Date: 1951 

Description: Lewis Arms stands at Brittingham Park holding his infant son Lewis Arms, Jr.

Date: 1865 

Description: After the fire of Oct. 22, 1865. The house takes up most of the image to the right, with burnt trees on the left, and a building in the background. The r...

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Erwin Knoll

Date:  date unknown

Description: Journalist Erwin Knoll, wearing a suit and bow tie, posed sitting on a fountain in front of the entrance to the United States Supreme Court building during...

Date: 1927-06 

Description: Mrs. Brandel (center) with two other women posing on and near a tree stump on a lawn. There is a building and water in the background.

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Swimming Safety

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Private Fred Schneider and wife with crowd in water at beach.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Franklin D. Roosevelt making a speech.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: View from across street of two men in butchers' aprons standing outside the River Grove Meat Market storefront.

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