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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...

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Waupaca House

Date: 1884 

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

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....

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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...

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.

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Readfield

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Copy photograph depicting a man and boy standing in the road. This location would later become the site of Jung's General Store.

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Round Silo

Date: 1895 

Description: A twenty-five foot high round silo featured on the farm of F.D. Parish, 4.5 miles southeast of Waupaca. The silo is twenty feet in diameter. Two men are ge...

Date: 1942 

Description: Three men loading a trailer near an International Harvester dealership during the "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. There is a large pile of scrap on the groun...

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Saloon

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Copy photograph of the exterior of a saloon. A group of men lounge on the porch of the establishment.

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Description: A man pumps water from the Wolf River into the back of a horse-drawn wagon to haul to a steam engine. There is a building on the left, and more buildings o...

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Torger Gilbertson

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Description: Quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Torger Gilbertson, a corporal in Company I, Wisconsin 15 Infantry. The following information was obtained from the...

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Men on Utility Pole

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Description: Several men in safety harnesses pose on and around a utility pole. One of them is holding a small child.

Date: 1917 

Description: Carl Peterson and his children take a rest while driving their car on a rural dirt road.

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: 1942 

Description: Men working on a "MacArthur Week" scrap drive near an International Harvester dealership. Two men are on the flatbed of a truck, and there is also a horse-...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A cutting crew of three men pose in the woods with a work horse next to felled trees.

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Civil War Reunion

Date: 1890 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the reunion of the 21st Wisconsin Infantry at the Soldier's Home.

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Fisherman

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Description: The photographer, Carl A. Peterson, takes a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

Date: 1910 

Description: A fire fighting crew battling the Big Falls Forest Fire.

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Martin Jenson

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Description: Vignetted quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Martin Jenson, a private in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained fr...

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