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Paul Robeson

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Paul Robeson reading a copy of the leftist newspaper, the "National Guardian".

Date: 1951-01-24 

Description: The members of the UW football coaching staff are shown meeting with Jack Dempsey, former world's heavyweight boxing champion during a dinner at the Park H...

Date: 1953-09-15 

Description: Herbert C. Schenk and two sixth grade students greet each other at the dedication of the new grade school named for Schenk. The two girls, both wearing sch...

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Description: Martin Luther King, Jr., with two leaders of the United Packinghouse Workers of America, Russell Lasley, and President Ralph Helstein. The photograph was...

Date: 1942-02-24 

Description: Actress Helen Hayes and Sister Marie Aileen Klein, Dean of Edgewood College, in the Pine Room.

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Dave Pureifory

Date: 1973-08 

Description: Green Bay Packers player Dave Pureifory (#75) carries his helmet as he walks among fans to the practice field. Larry McCarren (#54) can be seen ahead of hi...

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Description: Meinhardt Raabe dressed as Little Oscar stands behind an Oscar Mayer display counter. He is standing between two women.

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...

Discover Belle Boyd, the celebrity Civil War spy who died while performing in The Wisconsin Dells.

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Babe Ruth

Date: 1935-10-15 

Description: Babe Ruth, wearing a dressing gown, signing autographs from a train car during a stopover in Madison.

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Helen Keller

Date: 1948-01-29 

Description: Portrait of Helen Keller, age 67, taken during her visit to Madison on a speaking tour.

Date: 1950-12-10 

Description: Shown from left to right are Vincent Peterson using crutches, the Reverend Jerome Mersberger, pastor of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, and Mickey Hal...

Date: 1953-08-10 

Description: Sam Liberace and his wife, Zona, with their French horn and cello in their home at 2638 East Dayton Street. Sam and his former wife, Frances, are the paren...

Date: 1958-07-21 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley shaking hands with Madame Chiang Kai-shek.

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Description: Meinhardt Raabe, dressed as Little Oscar, standing with two women on a television soundstage kitchen.

Date: 1959 

Description: Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev inspecting hogs on a farm. Khrushchev is accompanied by Roswell "Bob" Garst and Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Howard Hughes, looking every inch the millionaire playboy, with his U.S. Army Boeing pursuit plane. Hughes had rebuilt the plane in order to increase its s...

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Annie Oakley

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Annie Oakley, the sure shot. On tour in England.

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Description: Jesse Jackson stands beneath an ACORN banner as he is photographed by a crowd of people.

Date: 1967 

Description: Actor John Wayne looking under the hood of an International 1000B truck. He may be on the set of a production titled "Hellfighters".

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