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Date: 1947 

Description: Two men working at Collins Construction Company using International Diesel power units at the Barber Greene hot-mix plant.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Newell Jasperson of the Whittlesey Cranberry Company with machinery used in cranberry fields. There is snow on the ground, and behind him is a parked autom...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A depiction of the Second Locomotive is shown on the tracks and ready to roll. Caption reads, "Second Locomotive, 1845".

Date: 1900 

Description: Advertisement from catalog featuring an illustration of the Jones Chain Mower, and a man using it in a field with a team of horses. Around the border are i...

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Description: An ambulance man (presumably Ray E. Williams) sitting on the front fender of an American ambulance.

Date: 1927-03-17 

Description: Two International Model S trucks with snow chains on their tires parked outside a barn. A sign on one of the trucks reads: "WM N. Hall, Allegany, NY".

Date: 1947 

Description: Interior view taken from outside Manager's (H.C. Groenewold) office featuring an enlarged photographic mural on the wall. The office is part of Internation...

Photograph

David and Joan Obey

Date: 1988 ca.

Description: Congressman David Obey and his wife Joan on Martin Hanson's pontoon. He was a good friend of the Obeys and was inducted into the Wisconsin Conservation Hal...

Historical Essay

Land Speculation and Cities

How Real Estate Owners Created Wisconsin

Discover how land owners promoted their towns and villages for settlers and created the cities you know today.

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Description: That cottage all with melting roses —

It was such fun to think ahead of it,
to condition all that air with smokesuds
and pick the mud out of o...

Date: 1867 

Description: E.T. Mix designed the original building of the National Soldiers Home in 1867. At the time the structure was dedicated on 28 September 1867, the wings had...

Photograph

Sinclair Station

Date: 1967 

Description: Sinclair station located on STH 21, 22 & 73 in Wautoma, Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down middle of unpaved road towards three men sitting on the back of a road grader in a rural area. Two of the men are wearing suits and hats, and the...

Date: 1921 

Description: A truck with a posthole digger mounted on back on the side of the road, manufactured by Winther Motor and Truck Company.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Man and boy, possibly father and son, in a horse-drawn wagon loaded with produce. The wagon is on a small town street.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...

Date: 1961-06-29 

Description: Mrs. Georgia Russell, an accountant in the State Motor Vehicle Department, displays the mail bag and bomb package that were involved in an unsuccessful att...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Buildings at a logging camp or sawmill operated by the International Harvester Company. A horse can be seen in the right foreground.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the fleet owned by Dantzler Lumber Company. Several large sailing vessels can be seen docked. Nearby, a canoe with two passengers can be seen. Writ...

Photograph

Bad River

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Man in canoe close to shoreline with bridge in background.

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