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Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two men wearing hats and coats, holding cigars and posing with two Dalmation dogs.

Photograph

Trussing a Barrel

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Tony Hess using a truss hoop driver to install hoops around a barrel at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "trussing".

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man, Benjamin Thundercloud, posed sitting in regalia for initiation into the medicine lodge. He is holding a medicine p...

Photograph

Frank Lloyd Wright

Date:  date unknown

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright dressed in long, black coat, holding eyeglasses in one hand and a hat in the other. This image prompted Robert Lamp's young cousins to c...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Joe Hess using a crozing machine to shape an oak barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 1938 

Description: Dealer P.W. Stonebrig(?) and his son posing as a dealer explaining a Farmall F-12 tractor to a customer. A Farmall F-20 tractor and several advertising pos...

Date: 1865 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Dr. John Maynard Woodworth (1837-1879), American physician and naturalist. In 1871, Woodworth became the first Surgeo...

Photograph

Bar Proprietor

Date: 1950-07-07 

Description: "Paul Koecher is proprietor of the bar located at the intersection of Milwaukee Street and Mayville Road."

Date: 1913-03-18 

Description: Factory worker preparing a harrow spring tooth for a heat treating furnace at International Harvester's Osborne Works.

Date: 1937-11-02 

Description: Technician repainting McCormick-Deering ensilage cutter wheels inside the paint shop at an International Harvester dealership.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of four well-dressed men posed around a table drinking beer in front of a painted backdrop.

Photograph

George H. Wilbur

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George H. Wilbur, Milwaukee lumberman.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four young men pose in front of a painted backdrop with their heads together for a group studio portrait.

Date: 1959-09-22 

Description: Interviewed outside a meat packing plant near Des Moines, Russian Premier Nikita Khrushchev pronounced his first American hot dog to be "wonderful, but not...

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Description: An elderly man with a beard, moustache, and hat sits for a studio portrait.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton grab bucket suspended from a 25-ton type "AN" crane with a 5-ton auxiliary type "A" trolley in an unidentified foundry. A ma...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank Hess Sr., owner of Hess Cooperage, finishing the exterior of a barrel on a cooper's lathe.

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Man with Drill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posed squatting on a wooden floor holding a drill in his hand. He is next to a piece of farm machinery, possibly a manure spreader or cranberry picker...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A standard Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton monorail hoist with lumber handling unit in a lumber mill. There is an operator in the cab, as well as a man with...

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Ole J. Urness

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders oval portrait of Ole J. Urness [as written on portrait; also written as Ole Johnson Urnes on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20], a corporal i...

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