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Weighing Cotton

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Men weigh(?) bales of cotton on a wooden platform, while other men load or unload bales onto a wagon drawn by mules.

Date: 1942-04-16 

Description: Governor Julius P. Heil sits at a desk surrounded by members of the Wisconsin Salvage Committee.

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Barefoot woman standing in front of a fence carrying three water buckets. She holds a bucket in each hand and balances another on her head.

Date: 1948-06-10 

Description: University of Wisconsin's summer session band, conducted by Robert Fleury, performing on the Memorial Union Terrace.

Photograph

Toots Station

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Toots Sullivan (on left) and Emil Picha stand in front of the exterior of the Toot's Standard Gas Station at the intersection of Mill Street and Prairie Av...

Photograph

Poor People's March

Date: 1968 

Description: Charles Hayes (fourth from the right), an officer of the United Packinghouse Workers of America, with the UPWA delegation to the march.

Photograph

Willie Mae Small

Date: 1977 

Description: Willie Mae Small, 107 years old, sits in a chair off to the side during an outdoor service (church?).

Date: 1947-03-28 

Description: Group portrait of attendees at the 1947 Interfraternity Ball at the University of Wisconsin. Pictured standing left to right: Earl Numrick, Milwaukee; Howa...

Date: 1901-02-22 before

Description: Front cover and middle pages from the annual banquet of the Old Settlers' Club. The front cover includes a circular portrait of club president A.G. Weisser...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: View across road of two men, a dog and a boy standing in front of a variety store.

Date: 1948-11-16 

Description: Hula dancer, Mrs. Ralph (Helen) Metcalf, 3116 Crestwood Drive, in Hawaiian costume, practicing her dance routine for the Naval Officers and Wives Club Chri...

Date: 1925-06 

Description: Two young boys ride bicycles (including a tricycle, or small "penny farthing") along the front walk toward the suburban residence of Robert Wallace, 10153...

Book or Pamphlet

Minneapolis Grain Exchange

Date: 1952 

Description: Stuart F. Seidl, Vice-President of the Rahr Malting Company, inspects barley for sale at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange. Rahr was headquartered in Manitow...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Female students in a home economics cooking class at the School of Agriculture in "Olds Alta.", Canada.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five female employees and one male employee posed at the jewelry counter of Schuette Brothers Store. There is an American Red Cross Christmas Seals poster...

Date: 1932-01-24 

Description: Eight-month-old Shirley Krueger propped up on the sofa with pillows.

Photograph

Willie McGee Rally

Date: 1952 before

Description: An unidentified rally in support of the rights of Willie McGee who was convicted of raping a white woman in 1945. His case attracted the attention of many...

Date: 1961-01-08 

Description: Betty and Nate Hillmer and Joseph and Rosemary Haas stop for the camera. About 85 Postoffice workers and their wives attended the Christmas party.

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Man in field loading a horse-drawn wagon with silage corn.

Date: 1944 

Description: A man kneels to secure the ties on equipment strapped to the back of a medic wearing a Red Cross helmet.

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