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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: 1990-06 

Description: Actor Mark Harmon (center), who portrayed John Dillinger in the made-for-TV movie of the same name, at the Chalet on the Lake in Mequon. In the film this...

Photograph

Farmer and Beehives

Date:  

Description: An unidentified Wisconsin farmer surrounded by his beehives.

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.

Date:  

Description: Sid depicted on a Christmas card pulling pieces of himself together. He is using his arms to pull ropes attached to parts of his feet, legs, and arms which...

Date: 1898 

Description: Two men attempt to move a buggy that has tipped over in the mud on a rutted, dirt road with steep embankments on both sides. One man is steadying the horse...

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Description: Newton Minow is sworn in as Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman. He has his right hand raised and the left hand on a bible as he takes the oat...

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.

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Description: The milk is pasteurized for the first step in the cheesemaking process. Milk is heated to 161 degrees, held at that temperature for 15 seconds, and then co...

Date: 1897 

Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., with his arms spread wide, speaking from the back of a wagon. It was in part due to his vigorous speaking style that La Follett...

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: 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:  date unknown

Description: A view of the exterior of the Gwaltney and Bunkley Peanut Factory, with men loading full sacks onto wagons pulled by horses. Text on the photograph reads,...

Date: 1952-04-19 

Description: Richard Ratcliff, a University of Wisconsin professor, is receiving his driver from his daughter, Becky, who acted as his caddy. John H. Westing is at the...

Date: 1922-10-22 

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

Photograph

Charles King

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Brigadier General Charles King, Milwaukee author and instructor.

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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