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Date: 1954-04-07 

Description: A force of sixty-eight civilians is employed by the Madison police department to aid and supplement the city's one hundred forty-five police officers. Many...

Photograph

Market Street

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Description: Street scene with parked and moving vehicles and with buildings on one side and a row of trees on the other.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Factory workers balling flax twine at International Harvester's St. Paul Flax Twine Mill.

Date: 1949-06-15 

Description: The Shell filling station, 341 State Street as workers started to tear it down. The station, built in 1924 and at one time adjudged the second most beautif...

Date: 1954-04-10 

Description: Group portrait of UW students who have been initiated into the Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity. Also shown, seated in the front row, are Circuit Judge Alv...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from China, Carrie Chapman Catt describes the rice plantations. All of the workers and their families lived on the compound and worked long...

Photograph

Speed Holmen

Date: 1928 

Description: Charles "Speed" Holman and Ed Ballough, the Laird Team, after the New York to Los Angeles air race. Minnesotan Charles Holman earned his nickname by racing...

Date: 1948-03-22 

Description: Workers stocking the strike kitchen of Local 50, United Packinghouse Workers of America (Plankinton Packing Company). Left to right: Fred Koratko, Corneli...

Date: 1864 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Daniel C. Eaton (1834-1895), American Botanist. In 1864 (the year of this photograph), Eaton became a professor of bo...

Date: 1921 

Description: Man tightening a wire fence. Original caption reads, "R.A. Hayne tightening a wire fence on the John Esch farm."

Photograph

Engineers Honored

Date: 1961-04-07 

Description: Two men pose holding plaques. The original caption states, "Happy winners, Arthur Behling, Milwaukee, left, and G. D. Simonds, Clintonville, display award...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a farmer operating a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached mower. Farm buildings are in the background.

Date: 1959-06-26 

Description: Richard Brachman, an engineer, demonstrates his solution for the problem of mowing the grass on a steep slope near his home. He removed the handles of his...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: View across street towards the even side of the 200 block of Atwood Avenue. Businesses and residences are John Nyberg, a tailor, at 208 1/2 Atwood Avenue,...

Date: 1912-05-16 

Description: Factory worker(?) sanding a reaper platform at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The man is wearing a bowler hat.

Date: 1963-05-19 ca.

Description: A Mobil gasoline service station sign is in the foreground. Across the street is a blacksmith shop. On the left is a residential home next to the blacksmit...

Date: 1948-03-01 

Description: Patricia McGovern and Jane Botham model "dress up" clothes for high school girls.

Date: 1946-08-15 

Description: Mrs. Robert (?) Nelson, librarian, at the Wisconsin State Historical Library, standing before a case containing a rare collection, and looking at a copy of...

Date: 1949 

Description: A group of workers load fiber at an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "The dry fiber is being loaded for transporti...

Date: 1969 

Description: Silhouette of a construction worker during the construction of the World Trade Center.

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