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Date: 1955-09-03 

Description: Mamie Till Bradley, the mother of Emmett Till, weeps during his funeral. The 14-year-old Till was murdered while visiting relatives in Mississippi for alle...

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...

Date: 1883 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the Marsh-Whitney Platform Binder, manufactured by the Marsh Binder Manufacturing Company. Includes the text: "t...

Date: 1926-06 

Description: A man poses holding a fish in both hands. Two boys wait at the service window of a log cabin.

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: 1892 ca.

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman from Florence, Italy in "native" costume, posing near a Singer sewing machine.

Date: 1931 

Description: Advertising poster for International motor trucks with color illustration of a truck and ghostly images of pioneers with horse-drawn Conestoga wagons in th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a man sitting in a buggy drawn by a horse wearing a fly-net. Behind him is an automobile with two men leaning against the side. Al...

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.

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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: 1924 

Description: Billboard advertising Royal Cords tires and Seal Beach, California. A man is standing in front of the billboard on the right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The interior of an ice cream shop, possibly Farmdale ice Cream Shop. Employees pose behind the long counters in uniform and several customers are seated at...

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Description: Studio portrait of two seated women wearing large hats. They are both wearing belts over their dresses, and the woman on the right has a large lace collar.

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...

Photograph

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.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A boy stands behind a fence post with a horseshoe attached to it.

Photograph

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...

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