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Man in Diving Suit

Date: 1937 

Description: Man in diving suit being helped out of the water by three men in a rowboat.

Date: 1927-07 

Description: Young farm boy holding a paint bucket and paper bag and has a pencil in his mouth. This photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Ext...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Three farmers remove large chunks of earth from the side of an irrigation canal in Vietnam to widen it. One man stands with a tool on the bank to dislodge...

Date: 1905 

Description: Advertising card for International Harvester stationary engines. Features a color illustration of a young girl fetching water from a trough. A pump powered...

Date: 1937 

Description: Three workers removing ropes from an International T-20 TracTracTor (crawler tractor) with bulldozer during a building excavation. A large pulley hangs abo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand on scaffolding as they work on the construction of the bow of a ship. Another man stands on the ground nearby. A crane is visible in the back...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Pocket knife found on the corpse of Wisconsin Governor Louis P. Harvey after he drowned in the Tennessee River on April 19, 1862. (Museum object #1969.4)

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several men dip pitchers and pails to apply metal at Vollrath Company.

Photograph

Kitchen Arrangement

Date: 1923-06 

Description: View of a sink, cupboard, and stove in the farmhouse kitchen of Miss Marilla Zearing.

Photograph

Woman With Axe

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A smiling woman holding an axe holds a pose while chopping wood.

Photograph

Toledo Scale

Date: 1928-05-20 

Description: A man weighs a large container on a Toledo platform scale at the Federation Creamery.

Photograph

Woman Spinning Wool

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Woman seated outside at a spinning wheel turning a large pile of wool in the foreground into yarn.

Date: 1904-09 

Description: Edgar and Jennie Krueger playfully hunt for eggs.

Date: 1923-05 

Description: A girl uses a hand-crank clothing wringer and washboard to do laundry outside a farmhouse on the John Eshe farm.

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The interior of one of the buildings at "Little Norway," showing a group of objects of Norwegian decorative art and household utensils, including duck bowl...

Date:  

Description: Interior view showing the kitchen setup of a cottage at Nature Lovers Paradise on Jackson Lake near Grand View. Typed description with photograph says, “St...

Date: 1901 

Description: View from shoreline of a man standing in a boat, dipping for carp on the Crawfish River. Behind him dip nets are set up on scaffolds in the river. There ar...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Woman wearing a dress standing in a barnyard next to a cow drinking out of a pail. Other cows and a barn are in the background.

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner uses a Coffield electric washing machine and wringer to launder clothing on International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester F...

Date: 1951-09 

Description: Man squatting on ground while making a large, earthenware pot in Jaipur, India.

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