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Deep Freeze

Date:  date unknown

Description: Icicles and a layer of frosty ice cover parked cars.

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Armory Tower

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Armory tower with crenels and narrow arched windows. The building is on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and is also known as the Red Gym or Old...

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Oil Transportation

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Man standing on snow-covered ground with an International Model G truck and horse-drawn wagon at an oil depot. Handwritten captions on the photo mark the "...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Southeast elevation of Taliesin I, Winter 1911-1912. Construction debris is scattered around the base of the building.

Date: 1929-12-10 

Description: Beehive tied down onto a roof, covered in snow. Stenciled on one of the hive boxes is the word: "JUMBO." Belongs to E.W. Brown, an apiculturist from Willow...

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Sidewalk with Snow

Date: 1876 before

Description: Stereograph. A residential area, looking down a snowy sidewalk near a retaining wall and a fence, with a horse-drawn carriage or sleigh in the distance. A...

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Men with Workhorses

Date:  

Description: Men with workhorses hitched to a sleigh, possibly a Spaulding Oscillating Sleigh.

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Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of men, women. children and dogs posed standing, sitting and holding logging tools in a snow-covered logging camp in front of log buildings.

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Thorsen Residence

Date: 1904 

Description: Exterior of house at 525 Jefferson Street. The first bathtub in Milwaukee, made of tin, was put into this house. A man in a horse-drawn sled is parked in...

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Winter River Scene

Date: 1992-11-28 

Description: "This dam was constructed in 1917. Costs were funded by voluntary contributions totaling $206. Those who did not contribute were expected to donate their...

Date: 1908 

Description: C.F. Kaufman and his wife seated on a bicycle which he adapted to run, as a three-wheeled cycle, on railroad rails.

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Elinora (mother of Lewis Arms, Jr.) stands in the snow and shoots a rifle, while Walter Arms, uncle of Lewis Arms, looks on.

Date: 1942 

Description: Holiday card showing Navy Pier in Chicago. There is snow on the ground, the lake is frozen and two lines of planes are flying overhead forming a "V" patter...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol in winter behind a snow-covered tree. There is a person walking in the foreground.

Date: 1949-02-04 

Description: Exterior view of the Carl A. Anderson home on East McKinley Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sigurd F. Olson (April 4, 1899 - January 13, 1982) was an American author, environmentalist, and advocate for the protection of wilderness. Sigurd and his...

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Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a group of men posed standing and holding logging tools in snow-covered logging camp in front of log buildings.

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Stock Days

Date: 1910 

Description: Elevated view of Stock Days. Horses and wagons loaded with livestock are lined up in a row on the snowy street. On the right is a train decorated with Amer...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Trees broken and bowed under the weight of a heavy coating of ice stand in front of the Al. Ringling home. Limbs litter the snow-covered ground. Ice is on...

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