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Date: 1927-01-28 ca.

Description: View of the Langdon Street side of the Wisconsin State Historical Society. Also visible in the background is Science Hall.

Photograph

Jones Island

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Jones Island fishing community in Milwaukee Harbor. Several shacks are visible as well as many fishing nets on net rollers. Ice on the wat...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two children posing in front of a large snowman in front of a brick building. The smaller child is sitting on a ladder supported by the older boy. The snow...

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Modern Windsled

Date: 1954-05 

Description: Windsled used to transport passengers and goods between Madeline Island and Bayfield. This image appeared in Ross' book, "La Pointe: Village Outpost".

Date: 1949-01-13 

Description: View from hill of the Edgewater Hotel skating rink on Lake Mendota. The rink has been lined with evergreen trees and some men are playing hockey.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Unfolded card, with an image on the inside of a composite photograph and drawing of Sid using a trowel to spread mortar on a brick wall. On the bottom of t...

Date: 1971-03-22 

Description: Students and teachers lined up outside Historymobile II, probably parked at Jefferson Sr. High School. The featured exhibit was People and Pollution. 4th a...

Photograph

Arrest at Gresham

Date: 1975-01-27 

Description: Members of the Wisconsin National Guard arrest a group of Native Americans during the takeover of the Alexian Brother Novitiate near Gresham. The arrest wa...

Date: 1948 

Description: Color photograph of an International Diesel TD-24 crawler tractor with a sheepsfoot roller used for road construction on the south side of Dorena Lake Dam.

Date: 1958-01-06 

Description: View of the Ship Canal from the Coast Guard station. There are pieces of machinery on the right, and a line of trees on the left. There is snow on the grou...

Date: 1937-02-28 

Description: A man unloads a package from the back of an International D-Series truck owned by Vail's Systems Limited.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1914 

Description: Elevated view of the wreck of a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad train at Corliss. A large crowd of men are watching as a Bucyrus crane is lifting a car b...

Date: 1924 

Description: A small wood frame boathouse with a double door, and a bathhouse stand near the Hotz cottage on the shore near Fish Creek Beach. Both have rustic twig rail...

Photograph

West Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of a storefront at a snowy intersection.

Photograph

Ski Jumper

Date: 1911 

Description: Skier heading down the jump at Stoughton with spectators in the foreground.

Date: 1921 

Description: Colorized postcard of Devil's Lake. Rock formations appear on the left side. Trees can be seen throughout. Bluffs and sky are visible in the background. Th...

Date: 1948-02-06 

Description: Aerial photograph looking northwest across the reservoir on Glenway Street. Featured are Hoyt and Quarry Parks, Resurrection Cemetery. Major streets are Fr...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view. The church in the left background is the Zion Lutheran Church. The white house behind the bandstand is Captain Leahy's home (father of Admir...

Date: 1909 

Description: A well-dressed woman with a walking stick stands on ice at the partially frozen Skillet Falls. Bare trees frame the scene. There are patches of snow and tr...

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