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Date: 1944-08-06 

Description: War workers, families and friends of Gisholt Machine Company at the company picnic held at the Blooming Grove Firemen's Park on Monona Drive. There is a c...

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: A boy and a man hold up small white pine trees while workers plant them at Alexander Lake's nursery. In the background are horses and wagons. A farm buildi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Broadway Street business district. Electric lights and power lines are overhead, and streetcar tracks can be seen in the street. Text on bank b...

Photograph

Lee with Passenger

Date: 1932 

Description: Clyde Allen Lee (left), who grew up in Larsen, Wisconsin, and John Bochkon, a last-minute passenger, before they took off to attempt a trans-Atlantic fligh...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Floor plan for the second floor library and offices of the State Historical Society building designed by architects Ferry & Clas and constructed in 1900. F...

Date:  

Description: The boss says —
The center is —

Good workmen then served two masters
One a man, the other a craft

A fine-edged tool biting life-long in...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men, one using a Deering harvester-thresher, and the other with an International Harvester Titan 10-20 tractor, work in a field.

Photograph

The Bead Department

Date: 1949-01-12 

Description: Theresa Meyer and Alice Lee cutting and splicing stock in the bead department.

Print

Gregg Reaper

Date:  date unknown

Description: Colored illustration of a man in a hat and boots driving the Gregg Reaper in a field, pulled by two horses.

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of men harvesting grain with a McCormick-Deering 12 foot experimental combine (harvester-thresher) pulled by a Farmall M tractor. There is a...

Date: 1934-07 

Description: Farmers combining wheat on Purdue University's Edgewood Farm using an air-tired McCormick-Deering combine (harvester-thresher) and Farmall F-20 tractor.

Date: 1918 

Description: Two men load cattle onto an International Model F (or 31) truck operated by the Campbell Brother's Highland Stock Farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Camp Petenwell at Broadway and 42nd St.

Photograph

Tractor Overhaul

Date: 1928-09-12 

Description: A man wearing overalls and a work suit overhauls a Farmall Regular tractor.

Date:  

Description: Everybody was wonderful

Stars kept rising, pink and gold
Trailing threads of breathless music
barely out of reach
Hand to hand around the n...

Photograph

Author Sigurd Olson

Date: 1973-01-21 

Description: Sigurd Olson, who became a leading exponent of the conservation philosophy, is shown here autographing books in a bookstore.

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: Herman Elies slashed the twine ties from the hemp bundles to be processed into cordage for rope during World War II at a hemp mill on Highway 51 in DeFores...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and child pose sitting on a tractor in a farmyard. In the background is a barn, and piles of hay behind a fence on the right. In the far background i...

Date: 1909 

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company depicting a harvesting scene in Finland. Includes a color illustration of a horse-drawn mower with...

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Description: Striking men and women workers march together carrying signs.

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