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Description: Mary Lou Munts, a member of the Wisconsin Assembly, and Congressman David R. Obey at a fundraiser for Obey at the Madison Club.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of the men's infirmary at White Haven Sanatorium, established in 1901. Men sit at a table and a nurse stands beside them. Patient beds and windo...
Description: McCormick-Dealer dairy equipment dealer Lyal H. Watkins demonstrates to Ernie Deensford how to clean a milker hose.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: An factory worker in the Paint Department at McCormick Works discharges 100-gallon ball mills. Another man works in the background.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (left) and Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl at a fundraiser for Obey. Jim Chapman is the man between them.
Description: Elevated view of veterans sitting at individual tables in the occupational therapy room, making poppies in the Wisconsin Memorial Hospital. The hospital is...
Description: An factory worker at McCormick Works uses an automatic filling and labeling machine.
Description: A man inspects a machine for spinning sisal, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "An operator is shown inspecting a spinning mach...
Date: 1946 ca.
Description: Roen and Elizabeth Hart examining a combine (harvester-thresher) at the Harvester Farm exhibit at the Museum of Science and Industry. A mannequin is seated...
Description: Oval, head and shoulders portrait of Amasa Cobb.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of two young men in basketball uniforms with their arms around each other's shoulders. They are standing in fron...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Charlie Greengrass (HoeHumpCheeKayRayHeKah), left, and David Bow Littlesoldier (MauJchayMauNeeKah) stand behind Will Stohega Carriman (WonkShiekStoHeGah)....
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Tintype portrait of E.G. Kheeland of Monroe, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated in uniform and holds a B-flat horn. The but...
Description: Factory worker machining an implement part at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works. The factory was owned by the Keystone Manufacturing Company befor...
Description: Two men determine the distillation range of paint thinner in the Paint Department of McCormick Works (factory).
Description: Parishioners surprise Reverend Charles D. Loehr with an anniversary party celebrating 40 years in the priesthood.
Description: Two men, one in a tie, the other in overalls, stand next to a McCormick-Deering cooling unit on display in a grocery market. A sign on the back wall reads...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting and wearing a suit and tie, flanked by two young Ho-Chunk women. The w...
Description: Scott Lilly, a senior policy adviser to Congressman David R. Obey, who formed the Capitol Offenses, a blue grass band with which Obey also played.
Description: Tintype portrait of F.A. Knickerbocker of Shullsburg, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is standing in uniform and holds an alto hor...
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