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Description: Full-length portrait of a bearded man and a woman sitting.
Description: A Ho-Chunk woman walking in a field. In the background are several white tents, possibly an encampment for cranberry harvest.
Description: Man empties refuse into an International R-180 garbage truck parked in a residential neighborhood.
Description: A farming couple pose together on the steps of a building with a sod roof in Nordfjord country. In the background is a lake and a mountain on the far shore...
Description: Two European American men posed sitting in front of two European American women and a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing, all wearing Ho-Chunk regalia in a room...
Description: Young people at a Quaker work camp praying before a meal. A list of chores and a daily schedule is written on a chalkboard in the background.
Description: Chester Thordarson (second from left) and his Chicago guests pose in front of a log cabin, which was located at the southeast corner of Rock Island.
Description: A soldier, Sergeant Robert Witzlsteiner of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, reads TIME magazine with his very muddy boots propped on a box. His rifle is across...
Description: Studio portrait of two men in front of a painted backdrop playing poker while smoking and drinking beer. The man on the left is Jacob Birrenkott, and the m...
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Lumberjacks pose together in a bunkhouse at Ole Emerson's lumber camp. There are lanterns hanging from the ceiling. Two of the men are holding fiddles (vio...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton sleeps on a settee as his father, William, reads and his mother and Grandmother Joanna Middleton sit nearby.
Description: A European American man posed reading on the left and a European American woman posed standing on the right in a room decorated with Ho-Chunk artifacts, st...
Description: Arthur Altmeyer speaking at the Inter-American Conference on Social Security, which took place in Buenes Aires. Eva Peron is seated to his left, wearing he...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: An illustration of three men sitting at a table in a saloon on a steamboat.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: The Bardes Family poses in their home. Family members pictured include (left to right): Nora, Jerry, Alice, Mrs. Bardes, and Barbara. The portrait also inc...
Description: Two university students helping serve dinner to patients at Mendota State Hospital. They are John LeSeur from Cornell University on the left, and Roy Klett...
Description: A man is sweeping the bunk house at Hatton Lumber Company Camp.
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: Elevated view of group of people and horses in front of horse sheds for farmers after the 1911 flood, looking north, downtown on Harrison Street. In the fa...
Date: 1966 before
Description: View of crowd gathered at the entrance to the Madison County Courthouse. The predominantly African-American crowd is singing, while a small group standing...
Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with three girls standing and sitting at a table with a play telephone, a kitchen beater, and play dishe...
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