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Date: 1958-01-29 

Description: Three men are shown holding a large copy of the wording to be put on a bronze plaque to mark the ceremony of turning a 100-foot greenhouse over to the Univ...

Photograph

Large Tomato Plant

Date: 1949-08-30 

Description: Earl L. Vanderhoef Sr., 312 N. Blair Street, stands on a ladder to reach the top of his tomato plant, which grew to a height of 14 feet. He was challenge...

Date: 1950 

Description: An International L-180 truck owned by Crombie & Company fruit and vegetable dealers parked beside a warehouse in front of a door marked, "3." A woman is st...

Photograph

Produce Market

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Downtown outdoor market place.

Date: 1908 

Description: Photomontage of two men riding a giant ear of corn resting on a large, flatbed horse-drawn cart. The driver is standing on the corn, preparing to whip the...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Baskets of potatoes surround a young girl as she peels and cuts them.

Photograph

Vegetable Store

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Small vegetable store known as the North Shore (Home Grown) Vegetable House, along the north shore of Lake Michigan. To the right of the store two men are...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored image of a man and a girl or young woman standing next to a market stand which has melons, roots, and other foods. The man is wearing a plain...

Date: 1895-09-27 

Description: A plot of land in front of a row of houses features cabbage in the foreground, ripe, four-foot tall Havana seed leaf tobacco plants in the center, and swee...

Photograph

Man and Cornstalks

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Description: Man in hat standing by cornstalks with husks peeled back from corn.

Discover Juliet Severance, the free-thinking Whitewater physician who was involved with the anti-slavery movement, temperance, and women's rights.

Date: 1929 

Description: Pie chart showing the sources of gross income for Wisconsin farms in 1927.

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Description: Letterhead of the Wisconsin Pea Canners Company of Manitowoc, Wisconsin, packers of Lakeside and Eureka brands of peas, beans, sauerkraut, pumpkin, and hom...

Date: 1908 

Description: Photomontage of a man, wearing a bow tie and straw boater hat, sitting on top of a giant ear of corn. A crowd of onlookers gather around the man, suggestin...

Date: 1890 

Description: Cover of the Planet Jr. catalog. Features an illustration of a man and young girl (about 5 or 6 years old) in a garden pushing a Planet Jr. Garden Drill to...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Two farmers pull a potato digger in a field with a Farmall Regular tractor.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Woman and young girl working in a kitchen canning beans. The girl is standing at the sink running a faucet while the woman is seated at a table using a bea...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley Tract community garden. Erwin O. Huebnow, the 1948 Farley tract head, is shown with Professor Paul Bender, who is...

Poster

Gay Dance

Date: 1972 

Description: Poster promoting a gay dance to be held at the Memorial Union's Old Madison Room. Donation fee of .50 requested. Additional graffitti reads "No Union Scabs...

Date: 1925 

Description: A display of autumn produce including corn, squash, cabbage and apples occupies a corner of the Centerville School. There are posters of animals, vegetable...

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