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Date: 1948-05-21 ca.

Description: National Guardsmen stand guard outside the headquarters of Local 46 of the United Packinghouse Workers of America after the shooting of a striker at the Ra...

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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...

Date: 1960-10-16 

Description: Persons attending the 34th annual state convention of the Associated Master Barbers, held at the Madison Holiday Inn, 4402 East Washington Avenue, observe...

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Sloping Farmland

Date: 1966-05-17 ca.

Description: A farmer plants crops on a treeless slope. Various grasses grow in the foreground.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: The offices of the American Fur Company.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: A view of the offices of the American Fur Company.

Date: 1945-05 ca.

Description: Group photograph of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz and his staff at CinCPac/CinCPOA Advanced Headquarters on Guam. Admiral Nimitz is 9th from the left in...

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Goodwill Workshop

Date: 1949-09-09 

Description: As part of its participation in the local Community Fund, several members of United Packinghouse Workers Local 117 employed by the Kingan Packing Company v...

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...

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Storing Sisal Fiber

Date: 1910-07-28 

Description: Men use a pulley to raise bales of sisal from the ground of a warehouse to the top of a pile of stacked bales. Others use dollies to wheel in additional ba...

Date: 1979-05-24 

Description: Lyle Lurvey and Mrs. Lurvey on a tractor planting muskmelon on their farm near Highway 67, south of Dousman.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: One man is using a hand crank to pull a bucket of earth from the bottom of a pit silo. Another man stands behind him.

Date: 1947-02-13 

Description: Frank Sager, chief dispatcher of the Northland Greyhound Lines in Madison, shown at a board listing the names of the drivers, the buses they are driving, a...

Date: 1932 

Description: View of the bridge under construction, and a crane atop the structure. Eight men stand on the bridge with the Nicolet Paper Company in the distance to the...

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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: 1948-02-22 

Description: Five officers of the Dane County Rural Letter Carriers organization at their annual meeting.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Bulletin urging farmers to kill grasshoppers with poisoned bran bait, featuring an illustration of a hand spreading bait for grasshoppers to eat.

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Picking Cucumbers

Date: 1970-08 

Description: Mrs. Matias Perez and her daughter empty buckets of cucumbers picked into burlap bags.

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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Inspecting Peas

Date: 1975 

Description: Two women workers at a Wisconsin pea cannery enjoy a light moment, as the shelled peas they are inspecting pass by on a conveyor belt. Both women are weari...

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