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Date: 1969 ca.
Description: Piles of rock and brick are visible in the construction site.
Description: Caption at bottom reads: "Destruction of H&N.E. RY Yards." Women in white dresses walk among the puddles along the flood-damaged tracks and trains of the H...
Description: View down sidewalk of a group of men and women standing near a large brick building. Bicycles are leaning against the curb and the side of the building. Th...
Description: Art Deco building housing Strauss's Shoes and the W.T. Grant Company Department Store, located at 21-23 S. Pinckney Street on the Capitol Square. Mueller-S...
Description: View from the Ohio River of cultivated hillsides and houses near the shoreline.
Description: Two harnessed black oxen standing near a clothing shop. A young boy's face is visible behind the oxen. Jackets hang from hooks outside the shop.
Description: View of a street vendor stand that sells candy.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the Farmers' and Merchants' Union Bank. The building was designed by Louis H. Sullivan and constructed in 1919 of Crawfordsville brick an...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of a town with silver-lead-zinc mine locations marked in the hills in the distance. Published for The Chocolate Shop.
Date: 1944 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view across railroad tracks towards the Chicago Northwestern Depot.
Description: View of a downtown street featuring bars, restaurants, and a laundromat.
Date: 1966 ca.
Description: "This flush toilet is one of two shared by the 51 people who live in this slum. The other is an outdoor non-flush toilet shared by 14 people, 4 families....
Description: View up Langdon Street of the new Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Buildings on Pinckney Street, including the U.S. Hotel building and a carriage manufacturer. John S. Fuller's studio, "Fullers Temple of Art" was located i...
Description: A man wearing a suit and hat is walking down the sidewalk. It is probably Frank Lloyd Wright. Several other men can be seen in the background.
Description: May Day rally with a crowd of Union members on the steps of a large stone building. Banners read "United Labor 51st May Day: 1886-1937" "German-American W...
Description: Photographic postcard of Main Street. Businesses line the street, including the Adams Auto Company Dodge-Plymouth, McBride Equipment Company, and McCormick...
Description: Close-up of a construction worker near a brick wall. He is dressed in a black and red flannel shirt and wears a yellow hard hat.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Winter scene with children throwing snowballs outdoors. The children are wearing hats and coats. There are trees and the roofs of houses in the background.
Description: Group of people, including dwarfs and midgets, pose with "the worlds largest tire" in front of the RKO Orpheum Theatre as part of a promotion for Goodyear...
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