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Description: Circuit Judge Richard W. Bardwell, left, swears in newly elected Small Claims Judge Ervin Bruner.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Dilapidated Cedar Bark Lodge on Hermit Island, possibly during a period of renovation.
Description: H.L. Mencken sits at the breakfast table reading the newspaper and dining on toast and a goblet of beer. He autographed the photograph with "Breakfast in t...
Description: City Clerk Alf W. Bareis (right) swears in F. Halsey Kraege as mayor of Madison. He was elected by the common council to succeed James R. Law who resigned...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Factory workers manufacturing cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The poster at the back of the room says "Dairymade" while the...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.
Description: Charles "Rip" Engle of Brown University, left, conferring with Dr. Willilam B. Sarles, chairman of the Wisconsin Athletic Board. Engle is being considered...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: A waitress stamps a customer's order at the counter at the Mt. Victory truck stop. The original caption reads, "Service to a 'T' awaits drivers in a hurry...
Description: Mechanics work with farm machinery at International Harvester's Hickory Hill Farm.
Description: Six men wearing caps and gowns attend the University of Wisconsin graduation ceremonies.
Description: Four men, all administrators at the Social Security office, celebrating at the 20 millionth beneficiary party. They are, from left to right, Arthur Altmeye...
Description: Interior of Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Librarian Doris Cruger sits at desk inside Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Standing are Mayor...
Description: Campaign banner in support of Franklin Delano Roosevelt for President. The banner bears Roosevelt's image and the phrases "God Bless America" and "our next...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Farmer on a horse-drawn manure spreader pulling out of barn. Another farm building is on the left. A small girl, possibly a daughter, is peering out from b...
Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Auburn Works uses a machine to make engine an cowling for a Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando cargo plane while two...
Description: International Harvester dealer Charles Landaal signs a pledge to help collect scrap as part of Governor Julius P. Heil's "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. Milw...
Description: An International dump truck empties its load down the side of a canyon during the construction of the Hoover Dam.
Description: Station #2 of the Madison Fire Department at 125 State Street. Several men in uniform pose in front of the building with a horse-drawn wagon.
Description: Carson Gulley, head chef at the University of Wisconsin, is shown in the refectory of Van Hise Hall with his class of apprentice chefs. Left to right: Rudy...
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