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Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripples
and there are more prizes than there are fish

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the "Apollo No. 1" steamboat and passengers. The side of the steamboat "Germania" is at left.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Three ships at dock, the "Superior," the "Sandusky," and the "Shawnee," all built in Gibralter, Michigan.

Date: 1916-01-12 

Description: Three men load corn into a husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is connected to a Mogul 8-16 tractor. Original caption states: "The 8-16 show...

Date: 1949-12-15 

Description: Mary Telford, dressed in a Mexican costume, is shown with a nativity scene at the Madison Woman's Club "Posada Mexicana" Christmas folk festival.

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Gravelly Island

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Members of the photographer's family shield their heads with their clothing while walking among grassy hummocks on Gravelly Island. There are many seagulls...

Date: 1947-10-01 

Description: University of Wisconsin football player Tom Bennett #81 jumping for a pass along with Northwestern player Richie Graham #30, at the UW vs. Northwestern gam...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of dozens of workers standing on planks and using poles to maneuver logs in Beef Slough, near Alma.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Wedding at the Norway Grove Lutheran Church.

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Smelter Workers

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Description: Smelter Workers posing, singing together at Highlander Folk School. A woman holding a camera is taking a picture of them.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A young man stands outside of the Grand Army of the Republic hall.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, wearing eyeglasses, holds Leonore Judkins Middleton on his lap. She is crocheting as he rests his head on her bosom.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Construction of new streetcar tracks on the Capitol Square. In the background, on the corner of Main and Carroll streets, is the Park Hotel. Behind the hot...

Date: 1935-02-20 

Description: Girls dressed in colonial costumes stand around a table with a birthday cake at the Emerson School P.T.A. 38th anniversary program.

Date: 1979 

Description: Customers sit at the lunch counter of an unidentified Rennebohm's Drug Store restaurant. The camera angle permits a view of the back of the counter, and th...

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Description: The bi-plane constructed by Melvin Thompson during the years 1918-1920 on his farm near the former quarry in Lamont Township.

Date: 1948-05-10 

Description: Members of the University of Wisconsin dance committee making arrangements for the spring sem-formal dance. Left to right: Professor Werner Roehm; Robert...

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of an advertising booklet produced by the Wisconsin Farm Tractor Sales Company featuring a color illustration of a farmer working a field with...

Photograph

Two Women and Piano

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two well-dressed young women pose in front of a piano. One holds a fan in her lap, the other holds a piece of sheet music titled "When We Were Two Little B...

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