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Description: San Ildefonso Pueblo workers digging a ditch.

Date: 1945-03 

Description: The cemetery for the war dead on Guam. The body of a fighting man who died of wounds received during the battle for Iwo Jima is being lowered into the eart...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber being loaded onto a boat with various men, both on the boat and on the dock posing for the camera. On the dock, there is a small building...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of five men on a raft working a Spanish windlass.

Photograph

Delivery Truck

Date: 1930-04-05 

Description: Pyrofax bottled gas agent, Mitchell Sales Company's delivery truck and three men making a delivery in an alley at the rear of a store.

Photograph

Boy with Pail

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A boy wearing overalls and a straw hat carrying a metal pail across a barnyard.

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Description: Women employees at Four Wheel Drive's Clintonville factory.

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.

Photograph

The Buna Campaign

Date: 1942 

Description: Male Papuan carriers help members of the 32nd Division construct a road through the jungle of New Guinea.

Photograph

The Assorting Table

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of lumber transported from the mill and across the assorting table, where it is then moved and sorted into different groups. Men stand on the lumbe...

Historical Essay

Labor Day in Wisconsin

Beyond Beer and Brats

Explore the history of Labor Day celebrations in Wisconsin.

Photograph

United Givers

Date: 1954-09-11 

Description: Three construction workers dressed in white work clothes work with sponges, pails, and a scaffold and stand by an open window. They include Ed Woerpel, Syl...

Date:  

Description: A threshing crew of men pose on tractors and threshing equipment on the Krenke farm. The tractor is powered by an engine and the threshing machine is pulle...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Factory worker inspecting the barrel of an M-1 rifle produced at International Harvester's Evansville Works for the U.S. military.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two images of ferries as printed on a postcard. The top image is the ferry "Colsac" on the Wisconsin River. The bottom image is simply described as an earl...

View the collection of images of Wisconsin women in a variety of activities: farm work, canning, suffragism, photography, war work and civil rights.

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Description: Workmen erecting a telephone pole with a horse team.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A river navigation light on the Mississippi River. People were paid to keep them lit so the steam boats could operate at night. Bearded man sitting at bas...

Photograph

Laying Asphalt

Date: 1988-07-07 

Description: A worker wipes his brow as he spreads asphalt on a driveway on a hot summer day.

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Stereograph of raftsmen shipping an oar.

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