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A Wisconsin Civil War Story
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: Storefront war products exhibit at International Harvester's Indianapolis Works. A sign on the window reads: "Mud pies. Today is serious business! This fou...
Description: International KR-11 truck with refrigerated semi-trailer (semi truck) parked next to a box car near a warehouse building. Original caption reads: "Meat and...
Description: Post Office advertising the sale of War Savings Stamps.
Description: Quad-Cities tank arsenal at International Harvester's Bettendorf Works as seen looking southwest from the roof of the office building.
Conflict on the Homefront: Wisconsin During World War I
Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Four angora rabbits eating in a wood hutch, with the words, "Tiere im Stall".
Date: 1942-05-25 ca.
Description: Factory inspectors at International Harvester's 20 mm gun plant. A woman also stands in the background using a piece of equipment. Original caption reads:...
Description: A female factory worker operates an automatic machine tool at International Harvester's New Brighton Works.
Description: Poster advertising a World War II scrap drive effort sponsored by Wisconsin Governor Julius Heil. The effort was known as "MacArthur Week" and took place b...
Date: 1943-08-31 ca.
Description: Unidentified executive of the Consolidated Paper Company Plastics Division seated in a folding transport chair, produced as part of the company's war work.
Description: A factory worker uses a Tocco induction process machine at International Harvester Company's Tractor Works. The original caption reads, "Operator readies o...
Wisconsin World War II Stories: Europe
Description: Three angora rabbits sitting in their wood hutches.
Description: Nine Madison Woman's Club members posing in uniforms of their various Red Cross services. Left to right, Mrs. O.D.(Lillian) Smart, Mrs. William (Ivy) Fosd...
Description: Wartime poster advocating people to "Join the Victory Farm Volunteers," featuring an illustration of military planes flying over a man working with a Farma...
Description: Red Cross War Fund Drive leaders seated at a table discussing plans for war fund drive. Left to Right: James R. Law, June B. Wheeler, Louis Hirsig, Alden...
Description: Women lined up along a sales counter at Manchester's Department Store to buy war bonds, while two clerks behind the counter ring up the sales.
Description: Arnold H. Dammen, assistant director of residence halls at the University of Wisconsin, looking at a letter and a Haakon VII Liberation medal from the King...
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