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Casting Inspection

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the work area along windows where casting inspection takes place. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 9 View showing one of the straightening benches...

Date: 2002-09-13 

Description: "Today we visit the Spring Garden Restaurant at 1102 Madison St, Beaver Dam." The sign in front reads, "Friday all-you-can-eat perch or cod." This photogra...

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Polishing Machine

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Description: A man operates the polishing machine at Malleable Iron Range Company. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 11 One of the automatic polishing machines which sa...

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Description: Four workers gather around the malleable iron furnace and fill their ladles. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 5 Moulders filling their ladles at the malle...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Fred MacMurray, on the right, as a young boy outdoors in winter with his friend Randall McKinstry.

Date: 1940 

Description: This map of Beaver Dam pictorially shows the history of the town. The map was made for the 100th anniversary celebration of Beaver Dam in 1941. The map inc...

Date: 2010-06-18 

Description: "Joanne was our waitress at Char House Pub and Grill, Beaver Dam. Ward Woltman and Sandy Miller were our guests. After nearly 13 years, we are closing out...

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Description: Two men pack castings to be heated in the annealing oven. Caption on stereoview reads, "No.8 Packing hard-iron castings in the annealing pot preparatory to...

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Description: View of the furnace at Malleable Iron Range Company. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 4 One side of the Malleable Iron furnace. Note the provision for ski...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Color postcard with three illustrations: The Williams Free Library, the dam in 1841 (actual beavers), and the present dam. Copyrighted by W.H. Becken.

Date: 1952 

Description: This map of Beaver Dam shows state trunk highway system, county trunk highway system, town roads, rivers, and Beaver Dam Lake and includes an additional at...

Date: 1993-03-05 

Description: "In sectional basketball at Beaver Dam, the Lomira Lions girls team defeated Markesan."

Date: 2002-01-04 

Description: "On this first Friday in the new year we visit Walker's Family Restaurant, 813 Park Avenue, Beaver Dam, WI."

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Annealing Oven

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Description: Empty annealing pots inside the annealing oven. Caption on stereoview reads, "No. 7 Showing two of the annealing ovens empty with the empty annealing pots...

Date: 1999-11-19 

Description: "The pyramid Supper Club is on Hwy 33, east of Beaver Dam, WI." From left to right; Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Ralph Widmer, and Shirley Widmer. View at night.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Postcard with three illustrations — the Cotton Mills, the First M.E. Church, and the High School.

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Wayland Hall

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Front entrance to Wayland Hall, built in 1855, Wayland Junior College.

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Wayland Academy

Date: 1947-01-20 

Description: Collage of pictures of student life at Wayland Academy.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard of a view of three factories; Upper Woolen Mill, Empire Rolling Mill, and Mallable Iron Co.

Date: 1943 

Description: Field of shocked hemp with stock pile and J. Leroy Farmer Hemp Mill in the background.

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