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Getting Pike Eggs

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two men, each in a wooden row boat, collect pike fish from a fyke net on a northern Wisconsin lake. One man is standing in his boat holding a fish net hold...

Photograph

Barnum Depot

Date: 1912 

Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive arriving at the Barnum Depot.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 

Description: The south side and dome of the third Wisconsin State Capitol, featuring the Centennial Fountain and a cannon. The south wing is to the left; the east wing...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chemins de Fer électrique du Valais à Chamonix (Electric Railways of Valais in Chamonix) railway. The poster...

Postcard

Masonic Temple

Date:  date unknown

Description: Masonic Temple, with American flag flying in yard.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A winter scene with the third Wisconsin State Capitol from the east. There is snow on the ground and clinging to the trees.

Date: 2003-11-08 

Description: Congressman David Obey outdoors at Riverview Terrace for the dedication of the Obey Room. He is standing with his close friend Martin Hanson. A lawn and tr...

Photograph

Old Harness Shop

Date:  

Description: View from across street of two buildings on Water Street during the 19th century. The building on the right was built in 1866 by Christian Schumm. It later...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the London Midland and Scottish Railway Company, and promoting Haddon Hall and the Wye Valley as "The Peak Distr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamboat on Lake Monona, with the Wisconsin State Capitol and several churches in the background.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Lincoln Memorial from across Lincoln Memorial Circle. Several women and a man are crossing the street behind several cars that have driven by....

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick-Deering Brochure

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of a McCormick-Deering brochure featuring corn shellers, feed grinders, hammer and roughage mills.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Bunting decorates the columns of the east wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. The sculpture "Forward" is on the far right.

Photograph

Brookside Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman is pictured standing in front of Brookside Cottage, a large country-style home. Text on photograph reads: "Brookside Cottage New Egypt, N.J."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A billboard advertising the opening of a particular McDonald's restaurant. Express highways promoted the emergence of large signs that could be read at a d...

Photograph

Lovers' Lane

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A pedestrian path along the Wisconsin River. An advertisement for J.M. Brophy general store is painted on the rock formations along the path.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper." The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Tw...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, founded in 1870. The building, completed in 1880, features neoclassical architecture. In front of the museum,...

Date: 1952 

Description: Wisconsin author August Derleth standing in front of his Sauk City home, "the Place of the Hawks."

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Steve's Cheese of Denmark, Wisconsin, with a man standing amidst seven large (300-12,000 lbs.) wheels of cheese on individual pallets, and a...

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