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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...

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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...

Date: 1900 ca.

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

Photograph

Manawa Rodeo

Date: 1995-07 

Description: "Manawa Rodeo."

Photograph

Waupaca House

Date: 1884 

Description: Copy photograph of a group portrait outside the Waupaca House general store.

Photograph

Sledding

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Description: Laurie, Muriel, and James Peterson, children of the photographer, sledding near the family home.

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

View of Big Falls

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of town roads and buildings with stumpland foreground.

Date: 1946 

Description: Joseph R. McCarthy campaigned hard for election to the Senate in 1946, traveling throughout the state. He paused in Manawa, however, for a visit with Mrs....

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: The first successful four-wheel drive vehicle was made in Clintonville, in 1909. The inventor, Otto Zachow, is the man seated at the rear of the steam-powe...

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of an unidentified ceremony taking place at the public square on the steps of the original Waupaca County Courthouse.

Photograph

Lone Fisherman

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Description: Laurie Peterson, son of the photographer, fishes from a rock on a misty morning near the family home near Scandinavia.

Date: 1941-08 ca.

Description: Charles Robinson, singer of lumberjack songs, left, with an unidentified man sitting behind what appears to be a microphone on a stand.

Date: 1925 

Description: Wisconsin Anti-Tuberculosis Association exhibit advertised in the storefront of a building in New London, Wisconsin. Two women are looking through the wind...

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Description: Letterhead of T. Knapstein & Company, proprietors of the New London Brewery. On the left is a rectangular image with a decorative border surrounding a man...

Photograph

Plowing the fields

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Description: Farmer plowing field with two horses near Scandinavia.

Photograph

Roadside Picnic

Date: 1917 

Description: Roadside picnic on the way to Waupaca. Mary E. Smith is seated with a friend on a white blanket with thermoses and a picnic basket. In the background the a...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Children pose on a board sidewalk in front of a schoolhouse in New London. The boys are wearing short pants, leggings, and caps, and the girls skirts and d...

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Description: A threshing crew of men pose on tractors and threshing equipment on the Krenke farm. The tractor is powered by an engine and the threshing machine is pulle...

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