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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from distance of a man standing in a field with fences and farm buildings behind him. A horse-drawn corn binder stands in the field, and cows, pigs, a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a family posing near their farmhouse and animals. One woman rides a horse-drawn Bain-Wagon, from Bain works, established in 1882. A man stands in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men prepare their sheep for judging at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Field Trip or Tour

'Immigration' Field Trip

Old World Wisconsin - a historic site

Explore the Norwegian Area, discover reasons for migration to the New World and what life was like for immigrants once they arrived in Wisconsin.

Photograph

Earl Woodbury

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Earl Woodbury, age 14, a student at Cloverland School, poses with a sheep on his home farm. The sheep has been recently shorn. There is another sheep and a...

Photograph

Warren Potter

Date: 1932 

Description: Warren Potter, holding a bucket, poses with his sheep and lambs. There is a road in the background and a farmstead on the other side of the road.

Photograph

The Glen Farm

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farm buildings stand near the fields at Glen Farm in Dorset Hollow.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chemins de fer électriques de la Gruyèr railway in Switzerland. The poster features the artist Anton Reckzi...

Date: 1981 ca.

Description: Holiday card with the Christ child in a manger surrounded by four praying children, each of a different race, Native American, African American, Caucasian...

Date: 1960 

Description: Alice in Dairyland, Joan Engh, poses with a young winner in the lamb and sheep competition at a junior livestock exposition. Joan went on to become Miss Wi...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A shepherd with a crook watches his flock in a wooded area beside a pond. His sheep dog rests beside him.

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Description: Letterhead of Webster Bros. of Danville, Wisconsin, breeders of short horn cattle and Spanish Merino sheep, with text and a stock image of a cow printed in...

Date: 1880 

Description: Holiday card. In the center are 4 choir girls singing, holding hymnals, and one girl playing the violin. They are all wearing white robes. In the backgroun...

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Description: Billhead of Burnett & Pratt, "dealers in fresh, salt and smoked meats, fish and game in season," of River Falls, Wisconsin, with a group of livestock, incl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A herd of sheep grazing beneath a large rock formation. Text below image reads "Green River Palisades, Wyoming."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Alice in Dairyland interacts with sheep in a pen at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1951 

Description: Winner Melvin Walker at work during a sheep shearing competition.

Photograph

Lamb Judging

Date: 1959 

Description: Lamb judging at the Southern Wisconsin Junior Livestock Exposition.

Date: 1875 

Description: The International Order of the Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) serve their fellow man by following the tenets of Friendship, Love, and Truth. A secret society for t...

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Sheep Shearing

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Two men sheering sheep on a stage surrounded by a crowd of fair-goers, possibly in a competition at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

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