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Description: Paul and Carol Frank have been married 43 years. They milk 20 cows that produce about 800 lbs. of milk daily.

Date: 1927-07 

Description: Opal Gillespie stands in a field while feeding a Holstein calf from a metal bucket. Several farm buildings and a fence are in the background.

Date:  

Description: Left side view of a farmer on a McCormick Farmall M tractor with plow in a field. Cows are grazing in the background.

Photograph

Batzler Farm

Date: 1983-08 

Description: "Late in the day, the cows return for milking on the Batzler farm."

Date: 1962-06-16 ca.

Description: View up hill of a group of cows grazing on a hilltop covered with daisies. The pasture was owned by Mr. Amos Steensland.

Date: 1953-04-14 

Description: Dairy farmer and member of the Philharmonic Chorus, Donavon Doerfer, stands in his barn next to cows in stanchions.

Historical Essay

Bull Semen Parachute

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Parachute used by the University of Wisconsin to deliver fresh bull semen to farmers in rural areas, 1944-1947. (Museum object #1993.7)

Photograph

Two Cows in Field

Date:  

Description: Two cows with horns stand in a field while looking at the camera. In the background is part of a house or barn, a barrel, and a person holding a milk can....

Date: 1915-02-14 

Description: Dairy herd of S.L. Brewster, standing in an enclosure outside a barn.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A Jersey herd being lined up for the judges at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1932-04-16 

Description: Olson & Johnson milk cows in front of the Orpheum Theater, 216 State Street, promoting their show "Atrocities of 1932".

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A calf stands on a road in front of a farmhouse. Trees surround the farmhouse, and parked in the driveway in front are an automobile and a wagon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Member of a local farmers band practicing in a barnyard with a cow and pony. Another animal, unidentified, stands behind the tuba player.

Date: 1948 

Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...

Photograph

William and Fred

Date: 1894-05-26 

Description: William and Fred pose at the edge of a pond or creek.

Date: 1948-08 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm with cattle handler and a cow next to a truck, with a painted sign on the door that says: "Ray Farness, Morrisonville, WI."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color photograph of a farmer plowing a field with a McCormick WD-6 tractor as dairy cows graze in the background.

Date: 1933-06-02 

Description: Cream separators and milkers on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair.

Date: 1914-02 

Description: A woman wearing a bonnet and apron kneels to milk a cow.

Date:  

Description: Barn interior on the Greene Farm with cows in stalls, with one man milking a cow, and another man standing and holding a bucket and milking stool.

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