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Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the city and the surrounding bay and hills. Text reads, "Terminus of Alaska C.R.R."

Date: 1870 

Description: Sauk City is the oldest incorporated village in Wisconsin (incorporated in 1854) and also has the oldest organized volunteer fire department in the state,...

Date:  

Description: M.S. Gripsholm the Swedish luxury liner that the Bernard Katz family sailed on enroute to the United States in April, 1948.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereoview of lumber hooker ships in the Racine harbor on the Root River. The 4th St. bridge spans the river at left and the Racine Agricultural Works buil...

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Front and back of one-page menu from the Scandia Restaurant, with a whimsical cartoon map rendering by Hakon Mielche of the Scandinavian countries and the...

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 7-11

Date:  

Description: I had to know the point to which the path was tracked
and when the definition would cease to be my own

Date: 1948 

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chicago and North Western Railway's 100th Anniversary from 1848 to 1948. The poster features the artist Paul...

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated general view of the city with harbor and mountains. A ship is docked near the railroad bridge.

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614. The Chickahominy tribe's proximity to Jamestown meant they had early contact with the English....

Date: 1953 

Description: Susanne Hafner Goldfarb (right), Max Hafner (left), and Martha Hafner (center) on S.S. Jerusalem en route to the United States.

Learn about how archaeologist explore underwater shipwrecks

Date: 1933-10-19 before

Description: "A Night Above the Clouds" dinner menu, with a tipped-in infra-red photograph of the peaks around Mt. Everest on cream stock embedded with silver flecks. O...

Photograph

Leaving Chicago

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Pier and a ship at Chicago, taken from aboard another vessel. Taken by the Richard Lloyd Jones family during their move from Madison to Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Huber Light Four tractor, featuring text reading, "Doing the Impossible." Includes an illustration of a farmer dr...

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1615.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View of the ship "Alex B. Uhrig" in the process of coal unloading on the Reiss Coal Dock No. 2.

Date: 1950-03-24 before

Description: Interior of the farewell dinner menu for the Italian Line ship Mv. Saturnia, with menu in Italian and English.

Date: 2008-06-12 

Description: Underwater view of the deck of the schooner "Home," taken from the port side near the bow. The structure in the center of the deck is the centerboard winch...

Date: 1958-01-07 

Description: View across water to ship moored at a dock. Smoke is coming out of the smokestack. Industrial buildings are across the water on the right.

Date: 1886 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Washburn on Lake Superior. There is an inset of Washburn, Chequamagon and the Apostle Islands.

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