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Description: Interior view of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. The children's Roo...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton, wearing a dress and a large bow in his hair, watches his dog standing on a chair. The dog is wearing a dress, sweater, and stocking cap w...
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk girl posed sitting and wearing several necklaces, file bracelets, earrings, rings, and a tradi...
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman, Mrs. Little Soldier, posed sitting with a plaid fringed shawl over her left...
Description: Mrs. Floyd French of Newton, Iowa feeds two orphaned lambs using beer or soda bottles. A Farmall tractor is visible in the background. According to the ori...
Description: Interior of a company school operated by Gainesville Cotton Mills. Girls in the room work over large tubs and crates with cans and canning equipment. Boxe...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: Students pose outdoors in front of a stone wall at Saint Raphael's School. David O'Dea is seated cross-legged on the ground, 3rd from the right. He is poss...
Description: Jerry Erdahl, left, night manager of the Memorial Union, and Fern Anderson, chairman of the Union Trophy Room, discuss the placement of the last trophy in...
Description: Juliette Gerke, a 9-year-old twin, plays the piano.
Description: Two African American women pose with baskets of fresh vegetables on their heads while selling their produce. Location unknown.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Portrait of Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923) and her son Stanley R. McCormick seated on a wooden bench. Mrs. McCormick was the wife of inventor and indu...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Dr. Joseph Smith and his wife, Mary, pose next to trees by a rivers edge.
Description: A woman and man, members of Obreros Unidos, (United Workers) sit crossed legged on a roadside of Highway 21 eating lunch. They are resting from a march to...
Date: 1925-08-16 ca.
Description: A large crowd of men, women, and children gathers outdoors to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the Swiss settlement in New Glarus.
Description: A portrait of a Seneca Native American family, with a man, woman, four children, and a kitten. Text on the photograph reads, "Krieger Drug Co."
Description: View from road of large stacks of boxes containing food and clothing on the lawn of Congregation Adas Jesurun temple at the corner of Mound and Murray Stre...
Date: 1955-11 ca.
Description: California farm workers, somewhere near Salinas, wave to the union official who had visited them with the mobile union office of Packinghouse Workers Local...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: A landscape painting depicting sunrise over Lake Monona and the Madison, Wisconsin isthmus, showing the Wisconsin State Capitol building in the distance.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed standing and wearing a contemporary dress and wrapped in a fringed shawl.
Description: Present at the Madison Rotary International dinner, left to right, standing, are: Fredrick S. Brandenburg, governor of the 144th Rotary district; Alan C. H...
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