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Description: Even the slow, dry, hungry engines,
digging
what would be the best of times,
cannot help but leave behind them
a restlessness unchanging as bef...

Photograph

Scene at Black Hawk

Date: 1922 

Description: View from yard of blacksmith shop, a home, and a two-story building with a "Gold Medal Flour" sign.

Date: 1979-03 

Description: "Mason, Reuben Schuster, lays brick on the Widmer Cheese Factory chimney."

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Lithographic view of Four Legs Village at the outlet of Lake Winnebago. There are is a person in a canoe on the river and a large tree in the foreground. S...

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Scene at Black Hawk

Date: 1922 

Description: View from road of the Black Hawk State Bank, an automotive repair station, and a house. The Bank has striped awnings and a La Follette poster in the window...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View along shoreline of man examining a rowboat while crouching in the water wearing boots. Behind him is a ferry. There are several men on the shore watch...

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Description: Street and residential neighborhood with Lake Monona in the background. This possibly is the intersection of King, Wilson, and Butler streets.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view from lawn of a large crowd of African American men and women walking up a sidewalk. Some of the people in the crowd appear to be sin...

Date: 1915 

Description: View of town. A cemetery is in the foreground and a race track is in the center.

Date: 1976 

Description: View down sidewalk of two African-American sanitation workers carrying cans and sacks of trash to a garbage truck, is stopped in a residential neighborhood...

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Eating in a Tent

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men and one boy posed sitting on benches on either side of a long table for a meal in an open-sided tent on the banks of a river. In the backgroun...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view from street of a house in a residential neighborhood. A carport or porte-cochere is on the left of the front porch. Two women stand in the ya...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Residential block of North Sherman Avenue between McPherson and Farragut Street, across from Sherman School.

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Farm Buildings

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field of frame house surrounded by farm buildings.

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Longwood Mansion

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior frontal view of Longwood, an antebellum octagonal mansion built from around 1859-1864 by architect Samuel Sloan.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man posing sitting on farm equipment, probably a grain-binder, pulled by a team of four horses in the driveway of a large two-story frame house. A man is s...

Date: 1992-12-07 

Description: "The Tom and Barb Zingsheim residence at 217 Park Street."

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Presbyterian Church

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View across road of a church with a steeple that features a bell. There is an open shed behind the church, and houses are in the background. A datestone on...

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Description: View of the Fox River. A railroad track on the right bank extends toward buildings of the city.

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