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"I am the man with measuring pole on my shoulder. At the age of 21 years I was sawing log in the woods. Since then I have seen the old time way go and t...
In the afternoon, nothingOvernight, unseen
In the morning, a wooden horse with strangerssending telegrams for more
The boss says —The center is —
Good workmen then served two mastersOne a man, the other a craft
A fine-edged tool biting life-long i...
Cranberry growing has been and is one of the most profitable and picturesque branches of agriculture in Wisconsin. In the 1860's and 1870's, land previo...
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We tend to forget that at the time of the destruction of the forests, an emergency situation existed. The need for lumber for the building up of...
Description: Original woodcut created for the letterpress print of McCormick's Harvester and Self Binder. It has three sections and is connected using wood splines. An...
The fast movement was a nervous reach for something west.But along the way there was no hurry. Wait for noontime, turned round to a movement eastwar...
The monument is now
The place is ripe for building a roll-callof seekers out of the earth
For each, his glory is the doingand his dr...
Put aside anything so futile
All that fermented timespent and blackened, much obscured,is now restored with cheese and wine
Description: Electrotype created for the letterpress print of McCormick's Harvester and Self Binder. A woodcut was created first, the electrotype next, then the letterp...
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