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Date: 1960 

Description: Lewis Arms poses in front of the Madison airport before flying to Fort Knox, Kentucky. He is wearing his army uniform.

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Street Scene

Date: 1924 

Description: A view down a street with stores and shops. The stores include: Koffee Kup Kafe, Hotel East, Boortz Garage, a hardware store, and the State & County Deposi...

Date: 1935 

Description: A factory worker shines a lamp on a freshly painted truck body at International Harvester's Springfield Works.

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Home Built Heath

Date:  

Description: Carl, Robert, and Ray Breecher at work on their modified parasol Heath airplane. After months of hard work, the plane was completely destroyed during a tes...

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Hitchhiker

Date: 1927-06 

Description: A hitchhiker thumbs a ride from a passing car along a gravel road near Hinsdale. The photograph was staged to demonstrate a farm hazard.

Date: 1929-05-06 

Description: Carl David uses an International Model 15-30 tractor owned by Eldorado Township, McDonough County to pull a road grader across an unfinished rural dirt roa...

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Mud Pies

Date:  

Description: Two children making mud pies in the dirt in the space between the street and sidewalk. They are dressed in warm clothes and hats. In the background a man i...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the steamship "Island Queen", near Coney Island, which is on the Ohio River near Cincinatti. "Island Queen Coney Island" can be read on the rear of...

Date: 1968 

Description: On the left, Ernesto Chacon, is in sunglasses and holding a sign that says, "Don't Buy Grapes," picketing for the United Farmworkers/AFL-CIO grape boycott....

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Steamer "St. Paul"

Date:  date unknown

Description: The bow of sidewheel excursion, "Saint Paul", at shore. Passengers can be seen on all three decks. Sign on bow reads St. Louis, Dubuque, St. Paul. Later na...

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Country Road

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a country road as an ox-drawn wagon meets a horse-drawn sulky. Published by Averill & Aldrich.

Photograph

Train Depot

Date: 1924 

Description: The Cameron train depot near the Cameron Hotel and the Forsyth Construction Company. Two men stand by the platform.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Man lying on the grass along a tree-lined drive that leads to a frame house in background. Rural house, country estate.

Date: 1938 

Description: Three men load a piece of sheet glass onto the back of an International D-35 truck owned by the Dwelle — Kaiser Company. Text on the truck reads, "The Dwel...

Date: 1942-06 

Description: Two members of the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta" sit by the rail on a bench as laundry dries on a clothesline in the foreground. One man is lyi...

Date: 1932-03-22 

Description: German Ambassador to the United States, Baron Friedrich Von Prittwitz und Gaffron, stands next to a railroad passenger train car.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.

Date: 1909 

Description: A group of five men, one holding a child, pose outside a store. A carriage is parked at the curb.

Date:  date unknown

Description: J. Robert Taylor is posing on his motorcycle in the middle of a neighborhood street.

Date: 1928-04-28 

Description: Two men stand on the steps leading into the Houck & Cherrington hardware store while an International sales and service truck is parked alongside the curb...

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