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General Store

Date: 1933 

Description: View across road of the Mount Ida post office and general store. A man is sitting on the porch.

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Shipmate Off-Duty

Date: 1942-06 

Description: Off- duty shipmate on United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta". The man is wearing a first mate hat and a white t-shirt. Behind him is a sink with a mirro...

Date: 1886 

Description: The Killbourne residence, the home of E. B. Kilbourne, 927 Superior Avenue.

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Trade Show Home

Date: 1957-04-03 

Description: Elevated view of demonstration “ranch” type frame residence under construction within an auditorium, presumably in Milwaukee, for some type of trade show....

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Water Avenue Fire

Date: 1990-12-31 

Description: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed Kruk's Drug Store and Hansen's Department Store. The pharmacy was to change ownership the next day.

Date: 1928-05-01 

Description: H.C. and W.J. Aldridge stand in front of their International truck. The men operated an International Harvester dealership - the Aldridge Hielscher Impleme...

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Mlakar Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view over railroad tracks of the Mlakar Hotel near a train station. A man sits on the porch of the hotel.

Date:  

Description: Drawing of trappers on leaving their hunting grounds.

Date: 2003-05-02 

Description: "R Chalet Restaurant Coffee Haus is located at 84 N. Main St. in Fond du Lac. The famous Petrie's Bavarian Inn was formerly at this site."

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Loading Docks

Date:  date unknown

Description: The industrial warehouse district in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. There are many horse-drawn wagons lined up along loading docks with various men working in the a...

Date: 1928-12 

Description: Cameramen staging a shot of a man and woman on a Farmall Regular tractor in front of farmhouse at an International Harvester demonstration farm in Gull Lak...

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Building a Levee

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the process of building a levee, including many horses and people.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a man leaning against the corner of a concrete block building holding up a fishing rod and raising his right leg. He is wearing hip waders, with on...

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Rumsey Electric Car

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of an man sitting in an electric car by Rumsey, founded in 1895. A Rumsey Electric Company Limited General Catalog is depicted alongside the vehicle.

Date: 1897 

Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., campaigning in Cumberland. La Follette led the reform faction in Wisconsin's Republican party and in 1900, he was elected gover...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday card given by a mail carrier to a patron. An old fashioned horse-drawn buggy is paused at a mailbox on a rural road. This image is within a wreath...

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Peter Selb, Ben Dietrich, J.A. Lockwood, Matt Dietrich, and John Downing pose around the hand engine of the volunteer fire department. All but Selb were ch...

Date: 1955-07-12 

Description: Joanna "Josie" Mayer and her water skiing partner, Jimmy Schneiders, water ski side by side on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1974 

Description: "The Lomira Legion building is framed in the arch of the Highway 67 overhead."

Date: 2002-08-16 

Description: "Today we traveled nearly to Lake Michigan, and dined in the small community of Lake Church at the Lake Church Inn, 69 Hwy D. Belgium, WI."

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