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Description: The fife and drum are not so innocent; the vulture's eye is on the dance.

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Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nation – but the target runs close to the ground.

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Description: To some who want to leave, it would be dull. But to us who want to stay, the moment is surprising: never lax, only turning out of nowhere lasting wonders o...

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Description: In God we Trust assorted needs. The complex amplitudes and waste are never balanced, only tasted.

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Description: Children taught that the air is clear if they stand like smiths, look straight ahead. The only thing they have to fear is what they should have done instea...

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Description: Rooms remembered for what they led to, what they shut out, and how they silent sang.

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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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Spiritulalist's Seance Robe

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Description: A seance robe worn by Louise Parke during her work as a Spiritualist in Wisconsin.

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Description: Far out. The last report on peace to reach us here was neither a promise nor easy Faith, but the hardest of all, the waiting for never, and whether a chang...

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Militia Cavalry Uniform Coat

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Description: This is a red United States (U.S.) militia cavalry uniform coat. It is mounted on a mannequin form.

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Oscar Meyer Banjo-Ukulele

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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...

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White Women's Shoes

Date: 1811 ca.

Description: A pair of off-white, kid leather women's shoes with shirred ribbon decoration on the top. They were most likely worn by Sylvia (Putnam) Hamilton (donor Gra...

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Joy Camps Group Portraits

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Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Scrapbook displaying two group portraits. Includes a group portrait of the campers in Sue Ann Hackett's cabin in the summer of 19...

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Description: In the letter was the hope that you were well, for shorter hours, a newer coat, and Grace when there was any Grace to tell.

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Description: You who were spared I talked with night but last about the velvet years. I remember from the window, the one that is blown is the one gone wild.

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Black Bisque Doll

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Description: A bisque doll of a woman with her face and hands painted black. She is wearing a red plaid dress with two aprons. The doll was made in Germany in 1890-1910...

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Description: Something less than the half of everything is the better, the partner, the woman waiting. What counselor, over his shoulder, can count the ways to launch t...

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Description: Threatening note signed "K.K.K." (Ku Klux Klan) with rock and rag that was thrown through Daisy Bates' window in August 1957. The note reads "The next will...

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Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripples and there are more prizes than there are fish.

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Description: A fire is not a place, but a containment to keep burning. A reassembly of inner flames around the patriarch, a school and script for golden weddings. Tell...

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