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Iowa's First Flyer

Date: 1909-03 

Description: Carl Bates in his airplane. The bottom half of the card shows the beginning of a race between Bates' invention and an automobile. Bates was from Clear Lake...

Date: 1928 

Description: Front entrance of a small guest cottage with screened-in porch, surrounded by trees. A sign above the door reads: "Hilltop."

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Bamby Donut Truck

Date: 1950 

Description: A man removes a wire tray filled with wrapped packages from an International LB-110 truck owned by the Excelsior Baking Company. The truck is parked along...

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Street Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Street Scene featuring, bicycles, automobiles, and palm trees. A large clock stands on a street corner where pedestrians cross, and stone and brick buildi...

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New Orleans Milkman

Date:  

Description: A milkman stands on top of his horse-drawn cart full of large milk cans in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Old Science Hall

Date: 1884 

Description: View across Park Street of Science Hall building after the fire of December 1, 1884, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building's exterior...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Bascom Hill of the Engineering Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1942 

Description: Milwaukee blockman Dale Thomas pins a "MacArthur Week" button on Charles Landaal, operator of Landaal Brothers, an International Harvester dealership. The...

Date: 1928 

Description: A farmer in a field is using a Farmall Regular tractor with a mower attachment to cut soybeans for hay. The tractor is equipped with an umbrella that reads...

Date: 1962-05-05 

Description: The John Deere farm machinery manufacturing plant. "Bascule" passage between buildings which is raised to let freight cars pass on railroad tracks.

Date: 1924-04-22 

Description: A man piles hay on a wagon pulled by a 10-20(?) tractor driven by a man sitting behind the wheel. The photograph was taken on International Harvester's Hin...

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Steinbach Barn

Date:  

Description: Bill and Werner Steinbach pose in front of this barn, built in 1924. The barn is at W2288 Gill Road. The last time cows were milked here was in November, 1...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of passengers disembarking from a lighter by means of a platform suspended from a derrick in the water near Nome. Text on photograph reads: "Leaving f...

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Headstand

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A girl wearing bloomers and long stockings performs a headstand as other girls look on. One of the bystanders is also wearing athletic clothes under her co...

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Greeting the Allies

Date: 1918-12-01 

Description: Victor Morris took this photograph as an advance party of American soldiers who entered Bitburg, Germany. The children who greeted the Americans appear to...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Panoramic group portrait of Company "K" Fourth Wisconsin Infantry. In the background is a rock formation, one of several in the area, with trees. The soldi...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Winnebago County Asylum administrative and nursing staff posed around a bench near a tree. Included in the portrait are the S...

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Raft of Lumber

Date: 1887 

Description: A raft of lumber which has been floated down the Wisconsin River to be broken up and sold. Two men stand on the raft, each near lumber stacked on a cart, o...

Date: 1984 

Description: Democratic vice-presidential candidate Geraldine Ferraro greets supporters while campaigning. A little rain failed to dampen their enthusiasm for the first...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of houses and yards on Main Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues. There is a large white house with a tower is the family home of the Walters w...

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