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Getting Pike Eggs

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two men, each in a wooden row boat, collect pike fish from a fyke net on a northern Wisconsin lake. One man is standing in his boat holding a fish net hold...

Photograph

Barnum Depot

Date: 1912 

Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive arriving at the Barnum Depot.

Postcard

Masonic Temple

Date:  date unknown

Description: Masonic Temple, with American flag flying in yard.

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.

Date: 2003-11-08 

Description: Congressman David Obey outdoors at Riverview Terrace for the dedication of the Obey Room. He is standing with his close friend Martin Hanson. A lawn and tr...

Photograph

Old Harness Shop

Date:  

Description: View from across street of two buildings on Water Street during the 19th century. The building on the right was built in 1866 by Christian Schumm. It later...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamboat on Lake Monona, with the Wisconsin State Capitol and several churches in the background.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Lincoln Memorial from across Lincoln Memorial Circle. Several women and a man are crossing the street behind several cars that have driven by....

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick-Deering Brochure

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of a McCormick-Deering brochure featuring corn shellers, feed grinders, hammer and roughage mills.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Bunting decorates the columns of the east wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. The sculpture "Forward" is on the far right.

Photograph

Brookside Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman is pictured standing in front of Brookside Cottage, a large country-style home. Text on photograph reads: "Brookside Cottage New Egypt, N.J."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A billboard advertising the opening of a particular McDonald's restaurant. Express highways promoted the emergence of large signs that could be read at a d...

Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A pedestrian path along the Wisconsin River. An advertisement for J.M. Brophy general store is painted on the rock formations along the path.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper." The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Tw...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, founded in 1870. The building, completed in 1880, features neoclassical architecture. In front of the museum,...

Date: 1952 

Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Aerial view with docks in the foreground.

Photograph

Dells Manor Inn

Date: 1927 

Description: Main building for Dells Manor Inn, Tea Room and Camping Grounds. There are signs for "Hot BBQ" and "Sandwiches," on the side of the building and on the roo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of what appears to be the McCormick Reaper Works with the west fork of the south branch of the Chicago River in the foreground. Smokestacks, railroad...

Photograph

Three Men Fishing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three fishermen and a black dog sit on a log overhanging a river. One man is reeling in a fish and another holds his catch. The man in the middle is holdin...

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