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Cedar Bark Lodge

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Dilapidated Cedar Bark Lodge on Hermit Island, possibly during a period of renovation.

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Brides at Home

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Lois Persen Berres stands in her kitchen while holding a coffee pot. The photograph is one of a series showing how newlywed women have made their new livin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Copy print portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, standing on the left next to a European American woman near a tent. Both are wearing Ho-Chunk regalia including larg...

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The Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: People wearing bathing suits swim in the ocean and lie on the beach.

Date: 1927 

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...

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Cheese Factory

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View up road towards two men posing near the front of a cheese factory on a small hill; on the right a woman and two girls stand near a side door. Typical...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men, two Ho-Chunk woman, and a Ho-Chunk child in front of a painted backdrop. The men are posed sitting and wearing suits a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A dwelling overlooks a steep rocky shoreline, revealing the ocean below where several people walk along the sand.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Boys outside tent that has sign, "Boys of the Hawthorne" above its door. This picture is identified as the Chicago Traveling Club's trip #8.

Date: 1962 

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...

Date: 1931 

Description: View across lawn of a group of women and one man. The guests of the hotel are relaxing under the trees on the lawn of the resort. A man and a woman are hol...

Date: 1942 

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...

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A tent of the Chicago Traveling Club with a sign on it saying "Always Hungry," and men with walking sticks, straw hats and a flute lounging on the ground i...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of “Captain Boyd” seated in what appears to be an office.

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Description: Frank Lloyd Wright and family dressed in costume sitting in front of a tent at a carnival on the grounds of Taliesin. Taliesin was the summer residence of...

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Serenaders

Date: 1923 

Description: The Serenaders, a dance band based in Kiel. The drum indicates that the band was headed by Si Mahlberg.

Date: 1965 

Description: Wilbur J. Cohen is speaking from a podium at an outdoor event celebrating the Social Security amendment adding Medicare.

Date: 1896 

Description: Indian boys and girls pose for a group portrait outdoors in front of the government school.

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Richard Upson

Date: 1944-08-10 

Description: Richard Upson, ten-months-old, with portrait of his father in background, Lieutenant Commander Richard Upson, who is missing in action overseas.

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