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Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men use mule-drawn wagons as they prepare to pave a street with bricks. A pile of shovels lays in the dirt in the foreground.
Description: Todd Eiler, dressed as Captain America, holds up a sign reading: "Trump is Our Superhero. Mr. Trump Please Sign My Shield." Attached to that sign is a smal...
Description: Daisy Bates speaking at the podium at a breakfast given in her honor at the Sheraton Plaza.
Description: A man driving a Weber wagon with two mules sits in front of a building in front of the Komp Machine Works.
Date: date unknown
Description: An elevated view of an audience at the bottom of a hill. Above them, a group of men and one woman are gathered next to a table and a microphone on a hill....
Description: A young man at a nighttime rally (perhaps at a demonstration during the Democratic National Convention in Atlantic City) in support of the MFDP. Behind him...
Description: Todd Eiler, dressed as Captain America, kneels and poses on one knee on the ground, next to a small pile of plastic bags. He is holding a sign reading: "Tr...
Description: Portrait of Daisy Bates wearing a dark dress and beaded earrings and necklace.
Description: Men lead two mules in hauling a wagon full of cotton bales near what appears to be a weighing station on a wooden platform.
Description: A young woman teaching a labor class at Highlander Folk School.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View from under roof of Hood & Lyle's Furniture of two police officers with batons standing near a parade of people, mostly African American, as they walk...
Description: A group of men picking cranberries in a field.
Description: Charles Sherrod and Carl Braden looking over a "Time for Action" paper.
Description: A view of a camp of the Catskill Aqueduct workers including three men, three women, and one child.
Description: A group of people wearing hats and jackets are gathered outdoors. In the background is a bookstore.
Description: Bob (Robert) Moses stands on the far right, speaking. On the far left is Bob Zellner, SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) Field Secretary, and...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: African American driver delivering a load of lumber with an International Model H semi-truck. The truck was owned by Farrar Lumber Company. The company was...
Date: 1971 before
Description: Vel Phillips sitting at her desk in the Milwaukee Common Council chamber. Other council members are sitting at their desks around her.
Description: Packinghouse staff workshop at Highlander Folk School.
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