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Date:  date unknown

Description: Aerial view of the Inn at Buck Hill Falls, built in 1901. A road leads to the main building and several smaller outbuildings stand nearby.

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Obey Portrait

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A casual portrait of Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey taken during the mid-1970s. It must have been a favorite, for it appeared in his campaign literatu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A panoramic view of many men gathered on the railroad tracks on an embankment, working to up-right train cars that have tipped over. On the right is a loco...

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Ice Storm Aftermath

Date: 1975-03 

Description: "Crews begin the cleanup after the ice storm."

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Burning Oil Wells

Date:  

Description: View of burning oil wells in the desert during the Persian Gulf War.

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Sculpture of Badger

Date:  date unknown

Description: Badger sculpture above door of second floor chambers in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1968 

Description: David R. Obey, then a Wisconsin assemblyman, testifying in the Capitol in behalf of the reorganization of state government proposed by the Kellett Commissi...

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Mary Lou Munts

Date: 1976 

Description: Mary Lou Munts visiting a mine in Ontario.

Date: 1935 

Description: Men using a McCormick-Deering TracTractor (crawler tractor) on a construction project - possibly a tunnel.

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First Ward School

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Exterior of the First Ward School.

Date: 1975-03 

Description: "As a result of the storm some farms did not have electricity for five days. A generator was shared by many farmers and was moved from farm to farm so that...

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Fort McCoy

Date: 1990 ca.

Description: Fort McCoy, showing housing, and soldiers standing at the back of a truck at wintertime.

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Detail of Rotunda

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail of arches and windows inside the rotunda of the Wisconsin State Capitol.

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Man with Lawn Mower

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: A man stands outdoors with a lawn mower. His work gloves and hat are resting on the mower. Caption on photograph reads, "Uncle Paul from Rice Lake-Wis."

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Meeting the Pope

Date: 1982 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (in profile) meeting with Pope John Paul II. Obey was heading a congressional delegation that had visited Poland. Obey...

Date: 1930 

Description: Workers on an assembly line building and adjusting truck chassis's and engines at International Harvester's Chatham Works, Ontario, Canada. The factory was...

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Castle Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Children and adults stand near the steps of the Castle Inn. Signs over the windows adorned with awnings read, "Souvenirs," and "One Cent Postcards." The...

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Mrs. Lydia Ely

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted head and shoulders portrait of Lydia Ely, a well-known artist, humanitarian and promoter of the arts in the late 19th century.

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Description: International Harvester tractor with a mounted dozer blade. The blade bears the IH logo and the words "farm dozer."

Date: 1896 

Description: Profile view of a young passenger pigeon, on a cardboard box. This species of pigeon is now extinct. One of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in t...

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