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Date: 1960-11-14 

Description: Visiting at the Contractors 'Sphanferkel,' a pork roast feast at which contractors meet socially with manufacturers, suppliers and sales representatives wi...

Date: 1917 

Description: A patriotic holiday card with the Statue of Liberty at the top with a wreath of holly behind her. She is standing on a red and blue bordered box that has t...

Date: 1922-04-20 

Description: Original caption: "A pause in the day's occupation--'Dick' Barthelmess's muscles are called more in to play in this work than in making a round of the eig...

Date: 1944-12-01 

Description: Reenacting a pioneer Christmas custom of many foreign settlers in the early days of Wisconsin of singing carols around the family organ, are left to right:...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of memorial wreaths in the shape of anchors. The memorial includes a photographic portrait of a man, most likely John Best who died in 1890...

Photograph

Setting Up Pins

Date: 1956-02-19 

Description: Father and daughter Theodore and Janet Weiss set up bowling pins on Dads Day at Milwaukee-Downer College.

Date: 1952-12-23 

Description: Over 2,000 children at two state institutions will receive gifts donated by state employees and displayed under the Christmas tree in the State Capitol. Th...

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Joyeux Noel!

Date: 1918 

Description: Holiday card with a soldier walking while carrying a child who is waving an American flag. The soldier is wearing a uniform and a campaign hat. Two childre...

Date: 1955-11-26 

Description: Betty Buchanan (left), treasurer of the auxiliary; her husband, Dr. Daro Buchanan; Dr. William Rundell and his wife, Ann Rundell, president of the auxiliar...

Date: 1954-10-26 

Description: Marilyn Sachtjen stands in her dining room while preparing the serving table for a University of Wisconsin football pregame party. She will be serving stuf...

Date: 1959-10-12 

Description: Royalty for the Edgewood High School Homecoming are Tom Wilke and Jan Fleury.

Date: 1958-02-03 

Description: Wisconsin's first lady Mrs. Vernon (Helen) Thomson hosts a tea at the executive residence at 101 Cambridge Road. Among the 200 guests were, left to right,...

Photograph

First Thanksgiving

Date:  date unknown

Description: Thanksgiving dinner between Native Americans and early Pilgrim settlers in America.

Date: 1948-02-07 

Description: S.S. Kresge Store, 25-27 East Main Street, display window featuring Valentine's Day gift selections, with sign, "Now! Every Tot Can Have a Ballerina (skirt...

Date: 1976-11-25 

Description: Color photo of a Thanksgiving Day Parade, either Macy's Parade in Manhattan, New York, or Gimbels' Parade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A tan and brown In...

Date: 1946-05 

Description: Mrs. Bong, Chief Justice Rosenberry, Mrs. Goodland, Governor Goodland, Marge Bong, Mr. Bong and Mr. Fred (president of the UW) await presentation of Major...

Date: 1956-01-28 

Description: Members of the Grace Episcopal Church Rector's Guild attend a tea dance held at Blackhawk Country Club. The Bob Arden Orchestra provides the music. Shown (...

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Mother's Day

Date: 1956-05-07 

Description: Mother's Day portrait of Margaret Kennedy with her nine children. First row: James (12), Kathleen (10), Joseph (9). Center row: Jeanne (3), Peggy (2), Timo...

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Badger Spelling Bee

Date: 1950-04-29 

Description: Spelling bee champion Arlene Brown of Janesville holds her trophy. Smiling on the right is her eighth grade teacher at St. Mary's Catholic school Sister M...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Thunder Clan Feast Lodge. The flag is British and came to the Ho-Chunk when they joined forces with the British against the United States dur...

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