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Man with Hay Tedder

Date: 1935-07-05 

Description: Farmer in a field with a horse-drawn McCormick-Deering hay tedder.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A brother and sister use an Eau Claire steam pressure machine to run their canning business.

Date: 2001-02-16 

Description: "Kris, is our waitress at Sal's on Main. Sal's on Main has been in business for three years." From left to right; John Bodden, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Ralph...

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Horse-Powered Saw

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Photographic illustration of two men cutting wood with a saw powered by horses on a treadmill. The horses and treadmill were added by an artist's drawing.

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Mess Hall and Tents

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Soldiers standing around portable stoves at the mess hall for American troops. Also shows the bench seated tables and tents used by soldiers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: These young men and boys are students in a baking class at a vocational school.

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Wisconsin United

Date:  date unknown

Description: There's nothing like a threat to the fortunes of the dairy business to bring Wisconsin political leaders together. Here two Republicans and two Democrats t...

Date: 1949-01-03 

Description: Austin Thorson, winner of a $100 prize in a Lipton Tea Co. jingle contest, also won $1,200 worth of groceries from the Kroger Co. by writing the address of...

Date: 2001-03-02 

Description: "Eve, is our waitress at Jeff's on Rugby in Oshkosh." Note the book at the head of the table. It is volume C of the fish fry collection.

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Batzler Farm

Date: 1983-08 

Description: "Threshing on the Batzler farm."

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a group of people from "Zululand" in "native" costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations,...

Date: 1942 

Description: Three soldiers, formerly International Harvester employees and dealers, sit on wooden crates to shuck ears of corn near a doorway. The men likely belonged...

Date: 1933-11-29 

Description: A table and chairs a laden with rows of Thanksgiving baskets prepared by the Volunteers of America for distribution to needy families.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Actors portraying I.M. Singer and his friend George Zieber with the first sewing machine.

Date: 1929-06-01 

Description: Bernard Arms (standing), uncle of Lewis Arms, shares a picnic with his neighbors Mr. and Mrs. (Betsy) Nofsinger.

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Bear Island Picnic

Date: 1916 

Description: Group having a picnic on Bear Island of the Apostle Islands. Group includes Cora A. Hull, Mrs. Chute, John Webb, Bob Webb, Mrs. Webb, Mrs. Austin, and Mr....

Date: 2002-03-15 

Description: "Lisa, our waitress, joins us at Hammerin' Hank's in Hartford, WI."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of people sit at a table and pose near two packs of Pall Mall cigarettes balanced on empty bottles. Empty glasses, peanut shells, and corks fill t...

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Budget Committee

Date: 1990 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (second from the right) confers with Scott Lilly, a top policy advisor, during a hearing of the House Budget Committee.

Date: 1999-04-16 

Description: "Our waitress at Rolling Meadows Family Restaurant, Sharon McKee, informs us that she is planning an August 21st wedding." From left to right; Shirley Widm...

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