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Description: Interior of the library at the Doctor's Hospital, founded by Theodore Atlas in the early 1900's. The view includes a table and chairs with a fireplace and...
Description: A view of three small altars. The altar to the left is only partially visible. The center altar, set in an alcove, is dedicated to the Virgin Mary; a sta...
Description: Interior of the reception room of Dannemora State Hospital, built in 1899 as a mental health facility. The view includes a large painting on the far wall...
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Factory workers at McCormick Works tap an 8-top Brackelsberg furnace. The original caption reads, "Control mechanism for rotating and tilting furnace, also...
Description: Some of the members of the Madison Democratic Women who are making plans for their conference and spring tea. Seated, left to right, are Mrs. E. William Pr...
Description: Interior view of a barber shop with barber chairs with men seated on the right side and empty chairs for waiting customers on the left.
Description: Factory workers at McCormick Works charge an 8-ton Brackelsberg Furnace. The original caption reads, "10 charging buckets holding 1,600 lbs. each are moved...
Description: Female factory workers check the weight of bound twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "Matching up balls of baler twine to...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Two children at the Harvester Farm exhibit in the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. A tractor is in the background.
Description: "Old Drum" whiskey display in C.J. Cashulette's Service Liquor Store.
Description: Members of the Petersen family gathered for a meal at the farmhouse, also referred to as the Baker house, at Black Point Estate. The room is open to the ra...
Description: People sitting at tables, drinking and talking. A large banner with a picture of Thaddeus Kosciuszko hangs on the wall.
Description: View of a bedroom at White Birch Lodge. The room is furnished with a bed, dressing table, and chair made out of birch logs.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and his administrative assistant Lyle Stitt outside the office doors for the Committee On Appropriations.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles McCarthy.
Description: Edward D. Hollander, national director of Americans for Democratic Action, refers to a chart with the title, "Doom and Gloom — Look who's talking".
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Tintype portrait of Josh Sullivan of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated leaning on a drum.
Description: Two-week-old Isabel B. La Follette, held by her mother Isabel La Follette.
Description: A factory worker stands next to the battery of roller bearing tumble mills at McCormick Works.
Date: 1987 ca.
Description: Open house at the Gordon Berg farm where the Bergs show off their Holsteins.
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