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Flood of 1911

Date: 1911 

Description: View across river of several collapsing buildings on the edge of flooded river banks, during the flood.

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Amish Auction

Date: 1994-07 

Description: Crowds stand near horse-drawn wagons at the Amish Auction.

Date: 1999-03-12 

Description: "We dine at Sigrid's Bavarian Trail, a restaurant serving German food in Waupun, WI." From left to right; John Bodden, Ralph "Buddy" Ruecker, Rudy Heinecke...

Date: 1949-08-22 ca.

Description: Margaret Mueller of Milwaukee who had the distinction of being the first lost child at the Wisconsin State Fair. She is seated in front of the sign that sa...

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Filling Silo

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Two men are unloading silage from a wagon into a silo filler on the farm of Adolph Eichherst. The silo filler is hooked up to a belt for power. Original ca...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View from shoreline with fallen tree towards trees reflected in the Montello River, upstream from the dam in Montello, which created the mill pond, now Mon...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Powwow at the Red Cliff Indian Reservation on the shores of Lake Superior.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pyramid-like monument marking the birthplace of President Buchanan (1791-1868), founded in 1911.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the Buckhorn Cheese Company plant. A sign painted on the exterior of the building reads: "Take One Home."

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Woman in Automobile

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a wide-brimmed hat sits behind the wheel of a Case automobile with its top folded down. A chicken or rooster stands to the right along the...

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Bascom Hill

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of Bascom Hill from Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the distance, and the Lincoln Monumen...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three girls standing in tall grass gathering a type of grain, with a thatched house and a hill in the background. The girls wear white blouses and skirts.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across water towards a man fishing while sitting in a chair submerged in the water in a marshy area.

Date: 1920 

Description: A boy wearing a straw hat, cuffed overalls, and sneakers sits on a wooden crate while holding a prize-winning rooster. A ribbon rests on the boy's leg read...

Date: 1995-11-11 

Description: "Members of Legion Post 270 performed a flag-burning ceremony on Veteran's Day."

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Spring Log Running

Date: 1904 

Description: Logs floating down the Chippewa River in front of the "Big Mill".

Date: 1960-04-27 

Description: A statue of P.T. Barnum was in front of the Wisconsin State Historical Society building to announce the coming of the "Barnum Sideshow of the 19th Century"...

Date: 1929 

Description: Exterior view of a small guest cottage with screened porch. A sign on the side of the cottage reads: "Minnows for Sale," and a man is standing under the la...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sheriff Fred Simon and unidentified man in the process of destroying slot machines.

Date: 2008 

Description: Located at 100 South Jefferson Street, started out as a Phillips 66 service station, built in 1935. It is currently Uncle Harry's Frozen Custard.

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