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Photograph

Obey Portrait

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A casual portrait of Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey taken during the mid-1970s. It must have been a favorite, for it appeared in his campaign literatu...

Painting

Logging Scene

Date:  

Description: A two-man team of sawers work on a massive tree with a crosscut saw (right) while a man with an an axe waits to trim branches. The trunks are then cut down...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Original map made with watercolor and inkwash. Includes a legend of buildings, roads, natural features and other details of the lodge. Inset at bottom has...

Date: 2004 

Description: Wally and Bonita Zastrow live at W2139 Hwy 28/67 (Section 17). Bonita holds Bruno, the dog, and Wally holds Floppy, the rabbit.

Photograph

Obama and Obey

Date:  date unknown

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and President Barack Obama in the Oval Office in the White House. The photograph is autographed for Obey: "Congratulations for 40...

Photograph

The Partridge Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and horses stand outside the Partridge Inn, a multi-storied hotel. The inn was builtin 1836.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A log constructed blockhouse for machine gun emplacement surrounded by trees. In front of the fortification are four men posed standing. They are possibly...

Photograph

Farm Scene

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man stands with a horse near a small barn. A buggy and wagon are parked nearby. There are two small sheds or outhouses near a garden plot and a haystack...

Date: 1945-10-08 

Description: A shinto shrine near Tokyo serves as the starting point of a Wisconsin story as Robert J. Doyle (lower left), correspondent of the Journal, takes the names...

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Description: Man standing on two tree stumps.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a brochure produced by General Tractors Incorporated to advertise Monarch Neverslip tractors. The photograph on the cover depicts two men us...

Photograph

Lake Monona

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men and a boy row a row boat on Lake Monona. A shoreline and trees stand in the foreground and buildings of the city of Madison can be seen in the bac...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: An man sits in the driver's seat of an International Scout Terra which is parked at the edge of a lake or pond. Photograph was taken for International Harv...

Photograph

International Truck

Date: 1947 

Description: Three-quarter front view of the driver's side of an International truck parked on a dirt surface with a man at the wheel. The bed of the truck is loaded wi...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Three men driving in an automobile past a pond or bayou. There appear to be two small boats on the shoreline, and trees are rising out of the water in the...

Date: 1949 

Description: Farmer harvesting grain with a Farmall H tractor and harvester-thresher (combine).

Photograph

Oat Plant

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Two men demonstrating the height of oat plants grown in northern Wisconsin, near Antigo. The man on the right may be W.A. Henry.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks towards a group of construction workers posed near the east portal of the railroad tunnel near Tunnel City.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three ranch hands saddling and packing a horse. The man closest to the camera has a foot against the horse, tightening the rope. Three other horses, alre...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A man in coveralls operates a horse-drawn mower on the grounds of a large estate or park. Several benches appear on the perimeter of the grounds.

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