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Date: 1925-07-18 

Description: Man in soiled clothing wipes the sweat from his brow as he reads a thermometer in a rural setting. The thermometer is nailed to a tree, and a farmhouse is...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the Mississippi River from a bluff. There is a farm and other houses along the shoreline, and in the foreground a boy stands on the bluff...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Music recital room at the State School for the Blind with seven rows of seating, a piano and cello. Adorning the front wall is the Latin phrase "Lux Oritur...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view from street of home of John Johnston (1836-1904), a successful Milwaukee banker, located at 645 Franklin Place, also known as "The Lion House...

Photograph

Gilmore Residence

Date: 1908 

Description: Gilmore-Weiss home, located at 120 Ely Place. The house also known as the "airplane house" was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Perry Lutheran Church parsonage, home of the Reverend Jacobson and family. Included in the view is a rocking chair, peacock feathers i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elderly Ho-Chunk man, identified as Frank Mike, posed sitting outside a lodge wearing a suit coat and a shawl wrapped around his waist. In the background i...

Photograph

Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elderly woman holding an infant sits posed in a chair between two potted plants. Behind them is draped fabric as a backdrop.

Date: 1929 

Description: Guest room in the 1929 demonstration home in Kohler, Wisconsin. The decor featured lavender organdie curtains, a flowered cretonne covered chair, a cane s...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: View of a parlor interior (probably that of Herman Amberg Preus's parsonage) with a bay window and draperies, a statue, plants, an ornate clock on a table...

Date: 1946 

Description: Nat Ferral and Vernon Brady, CIO bowling team captains, pose for a picture sitting on a bench at a bowling alley. Ferrel was captain of the all African Ame...

Date: 1959 

Description: Panoramic view of the funeral procession of architect Frank Lloyd Wright, with Taliesin seen in the center background. Following the farm wagon hearse are...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two outhouses in the woods made of vertical logs. On their doors, one says "PA" and the other says "MA". There is an automobile with two small boys sitting...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: A man is standing in front of a fence in the foreground. Two other men are in the middle ground; one is standing and one is on a horse. Onon Bjorn Dahle's...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of six men posing, four wearing aprons and work cloths, and two men in suits holding guns. Beside them on the left is a woman and girl s...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Woman cleaning a wooden floor in her farmhouse with a scrub brush.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Portrait of a young girl standing beside a wicker-back chair.

Date: 1922 

Description: View of Devil's Lake from the shore of the Kirkland Hotel, located at the southeast corner of the lake. There is building, perhaps a boathouse, on the shor...

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Madison Home Show

Date: 1950-09-15 

Description: Mr. & Mrs. Otto Kautz are looking at floor plans and model homes. About one-hundred exhibitors have arranged displays in four tents to show the newest and...

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