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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men in long coats and hats stage an elaborate temperance photograph which includes jugs and an artificial human skull.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Two men are posing with a cow in a field under trees. One of the men is sitting as if milking the cow with one hand, while he is drinking from a bottle wit...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View down center of an unpaved Main Street with commercial buildings along sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles are parked near the curb and moving further down...

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Description: Farmers prepare a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around hog on a long table outdoors. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in the foreground an...

Automobiles in Wisconsin History

Read about the evolution of the automotive industry and the drastic changes in manufacturing work, road infrastructure, the economy and American culture.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View across field towards a man standing and taking a drink from a stoneware jug. Beside him on the left is a team of two horses attached to a plow. Both h...

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Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

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Description: Far view of farmers preparing a hog for slaughter. A group of farmers stand around a hog on a long table outside. Smoke and steam billow from a stove in th...

Photograph

Water Street Bridge

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: Water Street Bridge over the Waupaca River in the city of Waupaca.

Date: 1910 

Description: A view of the facade and side of the St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. The Gothic Revival-style structure has two steeples, the larger to the right...

Photograph

Clifford Thompson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Clifford Thompson, at one time the tallest man in America, in a jacket and top hat posing next to a chair.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Heavily rock-strewn hillside and rail fence.

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Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, plays in boat. The photograph was originally titled "The Lone Boatsman".

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Two children are standing behind a display of farm produce. On the ground in front of them are pumpkins, squash, and apples and potatoes and other vegetabl...

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Description: View of paper mill on the river.

Photograph

Big Manitou Falls

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Big Manitou Falls with trees and observation area.

Date: 1964 

Description: Four dead hogs hang from a pole outside at night ready for butchering. The hogs hang with their heads facing the ground and their bellies and throats slit....

Photograph

Waupaca County Road

Date: 1989-11-16 

Description: McNinch Road, an unpaved road near the Little Wolf River crossing in the town of Wyoming.

Photograph

Taylor Lake

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of Taylor Lake and the entrance to Chain O' Lakes.

Photograph

Aerial View of Iola

Date: 1965 

Description: Aerial view of downtown.

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