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Farm Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three farmers scattered around a field strewn with bales of hay, with a farmhouse and other buildings visible in the background. Text on the bottom left of...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Men running a thresher off of the belt drive of an International tractor.

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Barn Raising

Date: 1931 

Description: Men building a new barn for the Krueger family. The framework, foundation, and part of the siding are put up.

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Description: A group of Rubber Industry workers attending a workshop at Highlander Folk School.

Date: 1954-02-13 

Description: Part of the group of eighty-two Madison mail clerks and carriers write their promotional exam to qualify for supervisory jobs. Standing are V.K. Peterman (...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Geoff Cook, wearing a headband and a jacket, stands on the Sound Storm stage near stacks of speakers with another festival staff member. He was the festiva...

Date: 1967-08-22 

Description: Press conference held at the International Press Club in Hanoi to announce the destruction and loss of life in the American bombing of Hue Street in a resi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A man and a woman squat on a mat on the floor, whipping wool to prepare it for use. They wear white scarves on their heads. The bottom right of the image c...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of a man using a McCormick Farmall M tractor with a forward-mounted cotton planter attachment to work in a field. The original capti...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cartoon of a man in clownish attire carrying a pillow, satchel with gambling items (cards, poker chips, racing forms), in one hand and a wrench-like object...

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Edwin E. Witte

Date:  ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Dr. Edwin Witte, considered the father of Social Security, Executive Director of the Executive Staff to the Committee on Economic Secu...

Date: 1946-09-28 

Description: Marius Steffensen, Madison Public Library custodian for 37 years, is shown hanging up his clothes for the last time in the basement of the library, 206 Nor...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Three men in a field working on an International 8-16 tractor. One of the men is dressed in a suit. There are houses in the background.

Date: 1907-12-20 

Description: Men work with horses, a threshing machine, a push binder(?) and stationary engine in a field. A group of men and women with a horse-drawn buggy look on fro...

Date: 1989-03-14 

Description: Secretary of State James Baker testifying before the Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee. Wisconsin Congressman David R....

Date: 1926-07-16 

Description: A man sits behind the wheel of an International City of Dekalb street cleaning truck. The truck is parked in front of what appears to be a park.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Factory workers making wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works. An American flag hangs in the background.

Date: 1882 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Beloit harvester and twine binder manufactured by the Parker-Dennett Harvesting Machine Company. The cover features...

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Description: Mine, Mill & Smelters Union reading by a lake at Highlander Folk School. Will Thomas, second on the right, smoking a pipe.

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Vilas Flying Boat

Date: 1915 

Description: Jack Vilas (seated) in the Curtiss hydroplane he used to spot forest fires for the Wisconsin Conservation Department. (His companion is not identified.) Th...

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