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Date: 1916 ca.

Description: African-American students gathered in a room at what the original caption identifies as the "Muskogee Colored High School."

Date: 1926-07-17 

Description: Staged scene of a woman sewing with a young child attempting to help. This photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Depart...

Date: 1968-08-14 

Description: View towards podium of Wilbur Cohen presenting Arthur Altmeyer, the first director of the Social Security Board, with a plaque at the anniversary celebrati...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of three Ho-Chunk children posed in front of a painted backdrop. Identified as the children of Chief George Winneshiek (WaConChawNeeKah) an...

Photograph

Canning Chicken

Date: 1924-05 

Description: Helen Holden uses a pair of tongs to remove a can of chicken from a metal container on Holden Poultry Farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Copy photograph of a studio portrait of an elderly Native American woman posed standing and wearing native dress, possibly the second Mrs. Luke Snowball.

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Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop with their right hands clasped, both wearing suit coats. The man on the ri...

Photograph

Mary E. Smith

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Mary E. Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, arranges flowers for the holidays.

Date: 1936-10-13 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. John Kalbrach stand in front of their McCormick-Deering 10-Can Milk Cooler. Mr. Kalbrach is wearing overalls and Mrs. Kalbrach is wearing a f...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Either an auction or a judged show featuring dairy cattle. Spectators are arranged on three sides of the stage. Poster on the back wall reads "Milk's Might...

Photograph

Elmer the Bull

Date: 1951 

Description: Elmer, "husband" of Elsie the Cow, advertising mascot of the Borden Company, is shown with a young woman as he was being readied for participation as one o...

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Waggoner opens a pressure cooker on a stove in a farmhouse, possibly as part of a home canning process.

Date: 1968 

Description: Group of men posing at a ceremony celebrating the 33rd anniversary of the Social Security bill. From left to right: Commissioner of Social Security, Robert...

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on the left wearing a suit and necktie, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed in...

Date: 1954-05-11 

Description: Alice in Dairyland and an unidentified man toast glasses of chocolate milk while seated in a luncheon booth at Rennobahm's drug store. An advertising poste...

Photograph

Hosea Rood

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Hosea Rood.

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Description: A blacksmith in a working apron prepares a horse for shoeing. The bridled and saddled horse stands quietly next to another horse in the blacksmith's shop,...

Photograph

Rennebohm Diners

Date: 1979 

Description: An unidentified couple at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. The couple had finished their meal and left their tip on the table when they wer...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Workers sanding wagon wheels at International Harvester's Weber Wagon Works in Auburn Park. The factory was owned by the Weber Wagon Company until 1904, wh...

Date: 1946-09-10 

Description: Two men at work moving railroad cars. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Natio...

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