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Photograph

Abraham Lincoln

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Description: A full-length seated portrait of Abraham Lincoln in the form of a print from the "likeness of a photograph."

Date: 1994 

Description: Congressman David Obey on a diplomatic airplane with a group of seated colleagues. He is standing on the right.

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Description: Albert Schmedeman, mayor of Madison (1926-1932), holds a little girl in his arms as they stand outdoors. The girl (identified as Lari Ballam) wears a dress...

Photograph

Phillip Greenthal

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate ferrotype/tintype of Phillip Greenthal. Waist-up portrait, seated, facing forward, in a white shirt, short tie, and cap. He is wearing a strap...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man standing on the porch of a home belonging to either Mrs. Kelly or Mrs. Stevenson.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid playing horseshoes with a cigar in his mouth.

Date: 1948-11-17 

Description: Construction scene of the new Naval Armory in the 1000 block of East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Profile portrait of Ponca man, Mi'-xa-ton-ga or Me-kon-tunga (Big Goose). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponca Tribes.

Date: 1936-08-25 

Description: The "House of David" traveling baseball team advertisement for an upcoming game.

Date: 1956-05-22 

Description: Portrait of a man in a suit with a wide tie (possibly Mr. G. Levitan or Mr. Mach?).

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Posed in the yard is a man sitting in a chair with two woman standing on the left and right. The two women wear black dresses with white bows tied at their...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

"Parted On Their Wedding Day" Article

Date: 1934-05-27 

Description: A sensational newspaper article about a newlywed couple encountering a sea serpent which resembles the Loch Ness monster.

Date: 1949-09-12 

Description: Sports fisherman Leroy M. Kreisler, Monona, holding the thirty-eight pound sturgeon he caught in the Wisconsin River near Okee. The fish measured thirty-fi...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Male and female office workers inside International Harvester's Osborne Twine Mill. The Osborne Works was located at 5 Pulaski Street, and was owned and op...

Date: 1961-09-18 ca.

Description: View of a downtown area reconstructed for a movie location set. Several contemporary automobiles are seen in the background. Men are working on on two diff...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Chester A. Arthur, the 21st President of the United States. Arthur was born on October 5, 1829 in Fairfield, Vermont, and di...

Photograph

Wood Sawyers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wood sawyers gathering wood and hauling it on a sled pulled by horse near Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russia. There is a large stack of lumber as well as a pi...

Date: 1947 

Description: Foreground: Sasha Auerbach (brother of Esther Chulew). Back, from left: unidentified women, Manny Chulew, Esther Chulew (sister-in-law), Baruch Chulew (bro...

Photograph

Motorcycle Rider

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.

Date: 1912 

Description: View of group of men standing around the train wreck of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad near Turkey River, Iowa across the river from...

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