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Baseball Team

Date:  

Description: Ten men pose for a photo of their baseball team. In the background, a horse and buggy are visible.

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Cheers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Holiday card with an African American woman dancing with Santa Claus. She is wearing a green mini-dress with a belt, and red go-go boots. A phonograph and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two men and two women in front of a painted backdrop. Two are seated, the other two are standing. They are dressed in winter...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed atop and among stacks of logs on landing.

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Patrick J. McManus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Patrick J. McManus, Milwaukee sheriff.

Date: 1943-09-30 

Description: The 56th Construction Battalion of Seabees dismantles fuel tanks using a crane and an International K-line truck. The original caption reads, "Project No....

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Henry Mathews

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Henry Mathews, 1866-1941, an early African American resident, holding the tools of his trade in front of a painted backdrop. He was a stone mas...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A worker operates a large machine at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works (factory).

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A group of people posing in a field near a barn. They are harvesting grain, and a man is operating a grain binder pulled by three horses. A girl wearing a...

Date: 1920 

Description: Escape artist Harry Houdini with co-star Lila Lee in the silent film, "Terror Island," a Paramount release. The climax consists of Houdini saving Lee from...

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Farm Couple

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated together outdoors on the lawn, his arm around her shoulders.

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Amos Parker Wilder

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Amos Parker Wilder, editor of the Wisconsin State Journal, and father of writer, Thornton W. Wilder.

Date: 1942 

Description: Mechanics working inside the service center of an International Harvester dealership. The door of one of the trucks is painted "McCormick-Deering Store."

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Green Pea Combine

Date: 1969 

Description: A pea combine in use on an unidentified Wisconsin farm.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Glenn Curtiss sold two hydroplanes (NS 1 & 2) to the U.S. Navy and continued to test them independently from their base also located on North Island. This...

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Greetings

Date: 1931 

Description: The "Milwaukee Journal's" holiday card with a scene of two women in front of a town scene done in the Old English style. A man inside of a shop door is tip...

Date: 1962-09-27 

Description: Senators Wiley (Wisconsin), Robertson (Virginia), and Jordan (North Carolina) posing with a round of blue cheese.

Date: 1932 

Description: Tom bartending at Sam's.

Date: 1914-02-28 

Description: Group portrait of workers assembled with construction materials south of the power dam at Prairie du Sac. Three men in suits are on the right. The smokes...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of a Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Ther...

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