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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Three men wearing hats sit on top of baled cotton loaded in a wagon. The wagon is led by two horses and travels down a dirt road in what appears to be a c...
Description: Paul Vanderbilt sitting in a painted metal chair in George Talbot's (Vanderbilt's successor) backyard on Jenifer Street. He is wearing a plaid jacket, trou...
Description: A man wearing a hat and suspenders uses an axe to slaughter a chicken, using a log as a base. A large pile of firewood is behind him.
Date: date unknown
Description: Two men in bathing suits pose for portrait. They have their arms around each other and are smiling.
Description: Otto Hoefs holding a short rope attached to the nose ring of a young pure-bred short-horned bull.
Description: Two men load torpedoes onto the bed of an International truck marked "The Independent Eastern Torpedo Co." A sign reading "Explosives" is on the grille of...
Description: The Roeckers, who live across the road, have lived there for 1 1/2 years. These farm buildings are owned by Rob Ehlers of Mayville.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A portrait of Lieutenant W.C. Giffels of the 339th United States Army Engineer Corps, A Company. He standing in front of a railroad car and is wearing a fu...
Description: Chinese National marine crawls on his stomach beneath barbed wire in an infiltration training course in Formosa. Another man is on the right. The course in...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man in a field gathers long stalks of hemp into a bundle. The hemp was used to produce binder twine.
Description: View across railroad tracks of the business district. On the left two people stand in front of a building on the corner with a signs that says: "Office". A...
Description: "Coaches Conder Touch Down Club, 121 N Pioneer Road, Fond du Lac. This was formerly Callahan's Grill and Bar and later Cactus Jacks. From left to right, Jo...
Description: Chaplain Captain Allan R. Fredine holds a Protestant church service in a roundhouse used by the 757th Railway Shop Battalion in Cherbourg, France. He is us...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. James Hawkins or Henry Thunder and Stella Stacy. Probably at Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indian Village.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Older man and two young boys standing near a scarecrow made from a sweater, hat, and pumpkin erected near a shock of corn. The man is holding a jug.
Description: A fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine is parked on the street. A group of people are looking up toward a building where a rope is coming down f...
Description: Herbert Marshall stands outside a stage door and dries off during the filming of the movie "Foreign Correspondent." He is wearing a suit and uses a towel t...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two farmers use an International 8-16 tractor and a threshing machine in a field.
Description: Two soldiers in the lower left look at a map. Behind them is what remains of the Brest Post Office. Just under the decorative stone cornice at the top is t...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Five men use a tractor to power a belt and grain elevator while storing a harvested crop in a barn.
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