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Description: Exterior of the Philadelphia Home for Incurables, established in 1877. Nurses stand near a group of patients sitting outside, some in wheelchairs.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Group of people standing in front of George and Martha Washington's tombs. One woman on the left is walking away from the tomb holding a camera. Two Americ...
Description: Elevated view down hill towards three different farmhouses and various farm buildings spread out among fields. Text on envelope identifies it as "Gotlieb K...
Description: The University of Wisconsin Gymnasium decorated for the junior prom. Lights, fabric drapes, and foliage are strung along the ceiling and walls. Chairs, pla...
Description: This map is pen-and-ink on paper. The map shows buildings, trees, and water and gas pipes, relief is shown by contours. The back of teh map reads: "Univers...
Description: Jesse and Janet Paul, who live across from this barn, at W155 West Bend Road, have been here for 33 years. Jesse has been wheelchair-bound for 11 years.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: View across field towards a farmhouse, windmill and farm buildings. Several people stand near a number of horse-drawn carriages near the farmhouse.
Description: The Camp Kawanuta Spider Pavilion stands in a wooded area. The structure consists of a bench and wooden sides constructed to resemble a spider's web patter...
Date: 1963-05-19 ca.
Description: A small tree grows through a window-opening of stone wall of a ruined old commercial building.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 700 block of State Street. Lake Street parking ramp and University of Wisconsin Extension building are vi...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: Shirley Krueger posing on stairs near a street, with the United States Capitol Building in the distant background. A child is riding a tricycle on the side...
Description: These barn buildings are owned by Ken Schoebel, who lives up the West Bend Road.
Description: View down center of Main Street. Unidentified buildings are on the left, with a stack of barrels in front. A building with a public phone is next door. Two...
Description: Exterior view of a two-story house with several trees on the farm of Fred Esser. On the right is a barn with two silos. On the far left in a fenced area on...
Description: A rocky coast is populated with homes, hotels, and a lighthouse.
Description: Group portrait of several women and men standing together on the stairs leading to the entrance of a building. One man sits separate from the group on the...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of heating plants and shops on the University of Wisconsin campus.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of Stone Church interior looking toward the altar and first rows of pews. The altar consists of a raised platform with two chairs, each flanking th...
Description: View of the Lincoln Memorial from across Lincoln Memorial Circle. Several women and a man are crossing the street behind several cars that have driven by....
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