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Mirror Lake Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Mirror Lake Mill with bridge in foreground. Two women stand on the bridge looking down at the river.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: McCormick Reaper Works, as seen from across the west fork of the south branch of the Chicago River. There are stacks of lumber in the foreground, and railr...

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.


Description: Memohead of the Henry Rahr Sons' Company of Green Bay, Wisconsin, brewers and maltsters, with an elevated view of the main office at 1317-1323 Main St. on...

Date: 1971 

Description: Church front with steeple. Road with cars, lamp post, and shoveled snow.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Tenth and Fifty-seventh Streets, with early houses, car and barn.


Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two cutter sleighs on road. Cutters were light weight sleighs that carried two passengers. This photograph shows bare ground in the background that means...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man, four women, and infant, three young girls, and a boy in a yard with chickens and cats. In the background on the right is a photographer's wagon.


Highway 11

Date: 1928 

Description: A car drives across a metal bridge on Highway 11.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Superintendent J.N. Harrison and dispatcher W.H. Wright are seated at desks in the Wisconsin & Michigan Railroad office.


Point Douglas

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a steamer at Point Douglas going upstream on the Mississippi River.


24th Lane Bridge

Date: 1988-08-02 

Description: Bridge over the Pine River.


Description: From left to right, Sprague Vonier, Robert Bloch and Harold Gauer stand at the entrance to a bar called Regal in the French Quarter in New Orleans.


The C.A. Coon House

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: An exterior view of a home on S. Henry Street owned by C.A. Coon, an employee in the Department of "R.R. Conservation." The Victorian home has several deco...

Date: 1962-07-31 

Description: Three experienced sky divers, Miles Micya and Mel Gall of the Air Force, and Bob Falconer (Falkener), a UW student, jumped into Lake Mendota from an airpla...

Date: 1937-05-11 

Description: Elevated view of a man loading burlap bags from a loading dock onto the bed of an International D-50 truck owned by the Materials Transit Company.

Date: 1957-05-21 before

Description: Menu for a state dinner in honor of General Nathan F. Twining, Chief of Staff, United States Air Force, and Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff. The front cove...

Date: 1948-04 

Description: As an empty truck enters the Cudahy Packing Company plant in Kansas City, Kansas, striking United Packinghouse employees threaten the drivers by appearing...

Date: 1949 

Description: Color photograph of an International W-3042-L Truck-Van, closed top with semi-trailer.

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