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Cutting Sugar Cane

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women cut sugar cane by hand in a field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The storefront of the William Schlicht Wholesale Liquor Dealer. The building also was a saloon and features shuttered windows, advertising posters in the l...

Photograph

Election Board

Date: 1925-09 

Description: The Clear Lake election board inside the town hall.

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Airplane Delivery

Date: 1929-12-27 

Description: Four men stand beside a Curtiss airplane to receive a parcel flown in from the National Theatre Supply Company for the Eastwood Theatre.

Date: 1925-11-20 

Description: A man sits behind a desk in the showroom of the Ottawa Farm Machinery Company, an International Harvester dealership. A truck, tractor, feed grinder and cr...

Date: 1977-06 

Description: Troops in uniform march on a street at Camp McCoy. There are barracks on either side of the road. One soldier carries a U.S. flag while others carry smalle...

Date: 1915-02 

Description: A mail carrier on horseback approaches a stranded horse-drawn carriage along a stretch of poor quality rural road. Farmhouses and farm buildings stand on e...

Photograph

Man in Diving Suit

Date: 1914-08-06 

Description: A man wearing a diving suit stands on a ladder coming out of a body of water (possibly the Chicago River). A sign in the background reads, "Dredge". The ma...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Five men standing outside the Conrad Meyer Alaska House saloon and hotel. The building was located at 416 North 9th Street.

Date: 1895 

Description: A man stands in a field in Ashland County, almost dwarfed by grain plants.

Date: 1857 

Description: An actor in an Indian headdress and jewelry for performance of "Black Hawk, or Lily of the Prairie," a drama written by Mary Elizabeth Mears and presented...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Interior view of an early Pawling and Harnischfeger crane design with cab-operated dial controls. The stencil on the crane says "Pawling and Harnischfeger...

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Description: Fox Lake Area. Sailboats and people at end of dock.

Photograph

Dairy Days Parade

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...

Date: 1911-06-16 

Description: Men maneuver an experimental lightweight tractor designed by John F. Steward through the yard of one of International Harvester's factories - most likely M...

Date: 1960 

Description: The original caption reads, "The Universal Engineer Tractor never turns down a job. Bulldozing ability was designed in and built into this vehicle. Self-lo...

Date: 1867 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Peter Engelmann (1823-1874), Wisconsin educator and naturalist. Engelman founded the German-English Academy in Milwau...

Date: 1927-10-13 

Description: Storefront of the Universal Grocery Company, 20 W. Mifflin Street, with window displays. Also visible is a portion of The Hub, 22 W. Mifflin Street, a sto...

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: John F. Kennedy stands with Wilbur J. Cohen, turned away from the camera, right, and two unidentified men. This is may be around the time he signed the 196...

Date: 1914-07 

Description: Starting to raise "Wisconsin" statue onto the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol (the fourth State Capitol, the third in Madison, 1906 - ). The gilded bro...

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