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John Johnston

Date: 1855 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of John Johnston (1836-1904) as a young man. John was born in Aberdeenshire, Scotland. He came to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1856 and became a...

Date: 1892 

Description: First page of calendar for January and February, 1892. Features an illustration of a woman sitting on a stone wall watching a man using a Buckeye mower in...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Workers assembling grain binders on an assembly line at International Harvester's McCormick Works. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machin...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses holding the 41.94 carat Emperor Maximilian Diamond, which he owned from 1919 to 1946. He is wearing pince nez glasses and a pearl tie...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Lake Park streetcar terminal. There is a streetcar in the station with engineers visible.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A Christmas card in the form of a stained glass window featuring Delia and Frank King as Mary and Joseph. The card reads, "Merry Christmas and Happy New Ye...

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Farmer at his Barn

Date: 1931-09-28 

Description: Farmer Charles Nelson, carries a pail in front of the door to his barn. His farm was west of Lake Wingra near Madison.

Date: 2004 

Description: Joe and Carol Caspary live at W9473 Zion Church Rd (Section 34).

Date: 1938-05-09 

Description: American journalist Cecil Brown took this photograph of Adolf Hitler riding in the backseat of an open vehicle with King Victor Emannuel seated beside him....

Date: 1957-04-26 

Description: Members of the Zonta Club sponsored a community-wide dinner and educational program for Hear, Inc. at the Park Hotel. Left to right: Dr. H. Kent Tenney, pa...

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Three men on shoreline of Lake Mendota, one wearing a military uniform like those worn during the 1876 Centennial Celebrations in Madison. The location app...

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R-120 Truck

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Color photograph of an International Model R-120 truck parked in front of a ranch-style home. In the background, a uniformed man with a briefcase walks to...

Date: 1951-12-06 

Description: Mayor George Forster, far left, looks on as Col. Robert D. Montagne of General Mitchell Field, Milwaukee, also at left, administers the oath of enlistment...

Photograph

Threshing Wheat

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Agricultural workers are shown threshing wheat in a field in the vicinity of Tulsa. The processed wheat is being piled near the equipment. The machine near...

Date: 1947-03-01 

Description: Twenty-three members of Local 13, AFL Madison Bricklayers union, were awarded lapel buttons signifying 25 or more years of union membership in a ceremony a...

Date: 1921 

Description: A tree-lined street scene with a house with dandelions in the yard on the left. Two children are playing on the sidewalk in front. On the right is a school...

Photograph

Art Welstenholine

Date:  date unknown

Description: Art Welstenholine speaking into a microphone on a sidewalk in front of a bakery. A small group surrounds him and he is looking into the camera.

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Truck Stop Diner

Date: 1966 

Description: Waitresses and customers at an American Oil Company truck stop diner on Interstate-80.

Date: 1959-07-31 

Description: Four suspects in the "burglary" at Hi-Lo Market, 2038 Jenifer Street, include (left to right) Bill Faust ("The Slasher"), Ed Matush ("Melon Head"), Jack La...

Date: 1957-12-05 

Description: Union Members are honored at a dinner at the Lorraine Hotel. They include, from left: Harold Good, Lewis Higley, and Frank Cook. Joseph Frigerio (right), u...

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