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Saving Rent Control

Date: 1949-09-04 

Description: Emma Milton (left) of Omaha, a member of United Packinghouse Workers Union local 60, is seen here circulating a petition to save the rent control institute...

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Hotel Benton

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Hotel Benton in Benton Harbor, Michigan, taken from across the street with automobiles parked along the curb. The photograph includes a street in...

Date: 1938-02-02 

Description: Two men use an International coal dump truck owned by B.L. Ogilvie & Sons Incorporated to transfer fuel from the bed of the truck down a chute to a residen...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The office of the Milwaukee County Airport.

Date: 1932-01-24 

Description: Indoor portrait of Shirley Krueger sitting in a baby carriage.

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Description: Two women in fancy hats and summer dresses are sitting in a horse-drawn cart which has flower bedecked wheels and seat. One of the woman has an umbrella. I...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of tourists arriving on steamship. A steamship is docked nearby. Many passengers can be seen on the ship and the dock. Text on photograph reads: "Publ...

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Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Site of the Battle of Antietam. The bloody lane.

Date: 1936-11-02 

Description: Customer buying parts at the service desk of an International Harvester dealership. Advertisements for International trucks are posted above the counter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across open ground towards men posed sitting and standing in horse-drawn wagons in front of a sawmill.

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Packer Parade

Date: 1971 

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 paraded on Wisconsin Avenue to draw attention to the fact that employees of the Packer Packing...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Syl stands holding an umbrella near an unidentified boy who is leaning on a bicycle on the edge of a cobblestone street. Storefronts are along the street o...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Men use mule-led wagons while working on a residential road. Bricks are piled high on either side of the street.

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Description: Several men and children pose next to George Houghton's portable photograph tent. There is a wagon parked next to it which bears a sign that reads "Houghto...

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Alabama Road Work

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Group portrait of four men and two boys standing with horses, oxen and mules hitched up to drag scrapers, to reconstruct a dirt road. A small building, pow...

Date: 1948-07-10 

Description: A crowd of students and townspeople seated on the grass at the Memorial Union terrace to hear a concert by the University of Wisconsin summer session band.

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Depot and Train

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A moving train departs the Ferryville depot. Two men are near wooden boxes and containers. Four girls sit on the ground near the platform, and one of them...

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Batzler Farm

Date: 1983-08 

Description: "Threshing on the Batzler farm."

Date: 1942-06 

Description: A crew member of the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta" looks over the side of the freighter at the Caribbean Sea and the clouds. The man is holding...

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