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Description: Harold Gauer, smoking a pipe, stands shirtless in a clearing surrounded by trees holding a CARE box on top of his head, labeled: "CARE Send a Care Package...
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: Caption on reverse side of stereoview reads, "Governmental buildings, Wisconsin Conservatory of Music and Hospital over Lake Mendota-looking from Capitol P...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Interior of the two-story work space in the Johnson Wax Building during construction looking up to the ceiling. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wr...
Description: Les Paul of the University of Wisconsin, left, is jolted by a punch delivered by Dan Marquez of DePaul during a 135-pound boxing match.
Description: Youngsters admire a 10-foot high animated model of legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan at the Wisconsin State Fair.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a farmer cultivating a vegetable field with a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached cultivator. Farm buildings are in the bac...
Description: Tapered columns in the Johnson Wax Building during construction. Workmen are working on scaffolding built around one of the columns. The building was desig...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Elkhorn High School and its bell tower.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Henry (Little) Snake (HaRaChoMonEKah), sitting and wearing a scarf around his neck in front of a painted backdrop. He is...
Description: The family of the Reverend John H. Keene arrived with Reverend Keene as he took up his duties as Rector of Grace Episcopal Church. Pictured are Mrs. Kather...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa)man at Bad River Indian Reservation.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of Fourth School, featuring a cupola with a weathervane. Three young girls pose for the camera beneath a tree beside the school.
Description: Mrs. Marianne Lohan, who is the visiting head of the "Free Movement" Girl Scouts in Germany, visits with members of Madison Girl Scout Troop 37 at Washingt...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Man loading a floral arrangement into an International model D-2 panel delivery truck for Lou's Flower shop.
Description: A view of the Paynesville Cemetery Chapel, entrance detail.
Description: The congregation of the East Blue Mounds Lutheran Church and visiting ministers are gathered for the church dedication. The church was formerly Norsk Evang...
Description: Four campers in uniform stand in a line, each holding a bugle to their mouth. Original caption notes: "These buglers are sending an urgent call for YOU to...
Description: James "Red" Sreenan of the University of Wisconsin, right, leans back to ward off advance of Dave Miyagawa of DePaul during the Friday night fights at the...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: An interior view of the Eugene Eigheny home at 241 Langdon Street. Decorative glass with painted birds is visible in the fireplace opening. There is a larg...
Description: A circus clown on stilts is walks past the audience in the Big Top set up at the Dane County Fairgrounds.
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