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Saw Mill

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snow-covered ground towards a saw mill operated by the U.S. Corps of Engineers. Soldiers are loading logs to be processed on to a horse-drawn s...

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: General Dwight D. Eisenhower (SHAEF commander) poses with (left to right) General George C. Marshall (Army Chief of Staff), Justice James F. Byrnes (Senior...

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Description: View across grassy field towards a large group of men, horses and horse-drawn vehicles posing along a wooden fence with a gate. There is a farmyard with a...

Photograph

John Cain, Jr.

Date: 1947-02-21 

Description: Informal portrait of John Cain, Jr.

Date: 1998 

Description: This scene was painted by Seferina Contreras Klinger from memories of her grandmother, Aurelia M. Contreras, and her uncle, Fidel Contreras, who worked pic...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men carry fiber on their shoulders onto a wooden wharf. The fiber, probably from manila plants, is also piled near a building in the background.

Date: 1961 

Description: Father Augustin Nguyen lac Hoa, the fighting priest, sits in a boat on the canal between Binh Hung and Tan Hung Tay. Father Hoa is in uniform and holds a r...

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Road Races

Date: 1912 

Description: Driver Spencer Washart on left, with John Genter (the mechanic) sitting next to him. Washart has 'Mercedes" across his shirt. Another car is behind them,...

Date: 1934-12-03 

Description: Mechanics at work on trucks in the shop department of a Manhattan International motor truck service station. One of the trucks is a Greyhound bus.

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Railway Tracks

Date:  date unknown

Description: Railway tracks along a residential roadway. A car is parked by the road and a few people stand around the area near a small store.

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Men on shoreline are returning logs with horses, which have been stranded on a sandbar, to the main channel of the Mississippi River. Beef Slough Company w...

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The Market

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women, and children standing outdoors and looking towards the camera. They are probably attending the market in A...

Date: 1930 

Description: Two men stand on the back of an International truck used by the Zimmerman Steel Company. Text on the truck reads, "Zimmerman Steel Company, Bittendorf, IA....

Date: 1902-10-10 

Description: Wilbur Wright gliding down the steep slope of Big Kill Devil Hill at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Much of the Wright Brothers' success derived from the fact...

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: Many photographers take photos of a military automobile leaving an airfield in Paris, France. Robert Doyle notes "arrival of first plane US ATC (United Sta...

Date: 1961 

Description: Evacuation route out of Milwaukee. View from the side of the road looking downhill towards the rear of a Wisconsin State Patrol cruiser parked on the right...

Photograph

Mt. Victory Diner

Date: 1962 

Description: A table of customers looks over the menu at the diner in a Mt. Victory truck stop. The caption on a similar photograph reads, "Service to a 'T' awaits driv...

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Hot Tamale Vendor

Date: 1931-10-29 

Description: William Pearl with his "Tia Juana hot tamales" cart and a woman customer eating a hot tamale.

Date: 1944-10-13 

Description: Two soldiers pose on a wrecked French locomotive in Folligny, France. Names, (left to right) are Switchman Private First Class Kenneth Walters of St. Paul,...

Date: 1952 

Description: Beverly Steffen, the 1952 Alice in Dairyland, poses with Harley Davidson motorcyle racers and crew at the Wisconsin State Fair.

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