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Description: A booth sponsored by the United Packinghouse Workers of America at a fair in Indiana. During the early 1950s UPWA conducted a major outreach effort in the...

Date: 1971-05 

Description: Poster advertising for the "Celebration of Life" music festival, held June 21 through 28, 1971, 150 miles north of New Orleans. Poster features two colorfu...

Read about the German born man who made an indelible mark on the history of Milwaukee with his creation of the Pabst Brewing Company.

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Souvenir Booth

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman staffing a souvenir booth at a fair. Souvenirs being sold include pinwheels and flags. The booth has "NOVELTIES" and "SOUV" painted on its sides....

Date: 1935 

Description: A man stands behind a booth in a tent at the Indiana State Fair. The booth is outfitted with a microphone and telephone. A poster on the front of the booth...

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Corn Exhibit

Date: 1913 

Description: Corn Exhibit on display at Grant County Fair.

Date: 1971-06 

Description: Poster advertising for a Rock-n-Roll music festival, featuring Warner Brothers recording artist Brownsville Station, Hound Dog Moses, and Tongue. Promoted...

Date: 1946 

Description: International Harvester tent and exhibition at the Iowa State Fair. This image includes workers filming Iowa's first television show and a high school bras...

Date: 1933-06-02 

Description: A McCormick-Deering industrial tractor and a TracTracTor (crawler tractor) on display in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" w...

Date: 1946 

Description: A crowd gathers around the International Harvester headquarters at the Iowa State Fair to watch a live broadcast from radio station KRNT.

Date: 1937 

Description: A cream separator is up for auction as part of a display of McCormick-Deering dairy equipment at the Indiana State Fair. Additional farm equipment is in th...

Date: 1952 

Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with a state fair ribbon superimposed on a silhouette of the state, and two vignettes of agricultural and industri...

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Bucky the Calf

Date: 1990 

Description: Bucky the Calf makes an appearance at the Adams County Fair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: State Fair barker announcing side show attractions to a crowd of children, featuring "Midget City, the World's Tiniest Entertainers" and "Baby Thelma, 619...

Date: 1935 

Description: Balls of twine and agricultural machines are displayed in the "Salon De La Machine Agricole" in Paris, France.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A group of men standing next to an outdoor bar raise mugs of beer at a Civilian Defense Rally. There is a tent and dwellings in the background.

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Ten Prize Ears

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Description: Prize-winning ears of Wisconsin No. 7 corn on display. Students were given the seeds and encouraged to enter the resulting corn in the contest. The ten ear...

Date: 1933-06-02 

Description: McCormick-Deering Model 21 2-row corn picker mounted on a Farmall F-30 tractor in the International Harvester exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's...

Date: 1934 

Description: Armored C-30 truck built for Brinks Incorporated parked in front of a castle in the "Irish Village" exhibit at the "Century of Progress" world's fair in Ch...

Date: 1934-08 

Description: Building at the Tri-State Fair, outside of which a white pine tree dying from white pine blister rust is displayed.

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