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Date: ????-12-25 ca.

Description: Syl standing with a rifle next to a Christmas tree surrounded by presents, including numerous books and an "Iron Clad" wagon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified child posed sitting in a children's wagon. The child is wearing a light-colored dress and...

Date: 1929-07-16 

Description: A young boy sits on the floor next to an International Harvester cream separator while playing with a toy tractor and plow. A toy International truck is in...

Photograph

Father's Day

Date: 1952-06-10 

Description: Wilbur J. Schmidt, 1221 E. Johnson st., watches his two year old daughter, Linda play with her toy piano. The photo was part of a newspaper feature on fat...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Richard Lloyd Jones sits in a chair with a Teddy bear and sock monkey.

Date: 1907 

Description: Holiday postcard depicts the traditional St. Nicholas figure garbed in a long purple fur trimmed robe, red fur trimmed hat and boots. He is pushing a wheel...

Date: 1961-03-20 

Description: Donald Peterson, Sunday School superintendent and the Rev. J. Donald Rice, church pastor, examine some of the toys to be delivered by St.Marks Lutheran Chu...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The home of the Reverend Carl Christian Aas (1843-1898) and family. There is a rocking horse and baby carriage in the view. The stone house was the first p...

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Students holding books and magazines pose seated in chairs in the Prairie School. Model airplanes hang near the portraits of Abraham Lincoln and George Was...

Historical Object

Christmas Album Page

Date: 1899 

Description: An album page titled Christmas 1899 is decorated with watercolor painted figures. These include a sprig of mistletoe with two berries and the Fargo...

Historical Object

135 - Cabin IV at Bedtime

Date:  

Description: Large group of campers outside their cabin, dressed in pajamas and bathrobes. Some of them are using dippers with metal pails; on the far left a row of dip...

Photograph

Ruth Bennett

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of Ruth Bennett with toy lamb standing in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Children in the backyard of the Walker mansion. Buildings along the west side of the 600 block of South Brearly Street including Monona Apartments can be...

Date: 1940-02-23 

Description: Meinhardt Raabe dressed as Little Oscar sitting in a Speed-o-Racer and shaking hands with Billy Marble. Behind them is parked the Wienermobile.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Richard Lloyd Jones "Dick" rides a rocking horse.

Date: 1900-12-26 

Description: Jennie, in rocking chair, and Edgar Krueger, on a rocking horse, with small Christmas tree and toys, including wagon, blocks, and doll, displayed outside o...

Photograph

Empty Stocking Club

Date: 1954-10-23 

Description: Rebecca Rae Rodgerson, age three, hugs a doll she received from the Empty Stocking Club, as imagined in Monte Allen's dream. The club, sponsored by the Wis...

Date: 1961-12-20 

Description: Wives of Wisconsin State Journal and Madison Newspapers, Inc. select gifts at the toy depot of the Empty Stocking Fund. From left to right are: Mrs. Edwn...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Santa Claus talks on a telephone at a Christmas display at Manchester's Department Store.

Date: 1947-03-08 

Description: Police Officer Robert O'Brien showing guns he carved.

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