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Description: I'll show you all the imported gracesand you shall see New Fontainebleau
Description: This is a red United States (U.S.) militia cavalry uniform coat. It is mounted on a mannequin form.
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Description: A sampler made in Ohio in 1850 with the alphabet in both upper and lower case stitched on it.
Description: If we could look forward? If they could have looked forward?at what kind of lifealong what kind of dotted lines?At the top of the stairs, t...
Date: 1852-03-08 after
Description: Two identical ninth plate ambrotypes of an unidentified woman, set into a Mascher's Improved Stereoscope viewing case, patented March 8th, 1852. She wears...
Description: View of a long-sleeve, brown and white checked dress worn by Cora Cundiff.
Description: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
Description: Although they remembered everything that could not be tolerated,their better natures,surfacing through waves of church-worn care,prevailed over...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: An original poem and watercolor paintings of colored maple leaves, all by Louise Mears Fargo, decorate an album page with a photograph of her three childre...
Description: Against the prescience of disaster is the safety of even numbers
Date: date unknown
Description: A banjo-ukulele with the words "Oh, I Wish I Were... An Oscar Meyer Wiener..." on the body of the instrument. It was used by Richard Trentlage in the first...
Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripplesand there are more prizes than there are fish
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Five photographs mounted on an album page showing the Fargo children at play. At top left, in a posed studio portrait, Dorothy Fargo, sitting at left, "tea...
Description: The bargain was that the driven wedgewould never be withdrawn
Description: As though the tree inclined lacked discipline, pruned of its working part
Description: We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxesBut some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes
Description: If everything stopped dead watches, tickers, hands on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: Cranberry growing has been and is one of the most profitable and picturesque branches of agriculture in Wisconsin. In the 1860's and 1870's, land previousl...
Description: Interior view of group near the Main Lodge fireplace, with Barbara Ellen Joy seated in a camp chair reading to a group of young campers. Numerous decorativ...
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