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Portrait of Ewi-Au

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Ewi-Au (Sleepy Eyes), also named Billy McKay. Part of Shahaptian and Umatilla Tribes

Photograph

School Meeting

Date: 1917 

Description: Children sit in a classroom for a Union Pacific preparedness special campaign. The instructor points to a sign reading, "He best serves his country who ser...

Date: 1849-08-01 

Description: Bear Valley in Utah; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail). Wilki...

Photograph

General Court

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the general court's restored interior in the colonial capitol. The view is taken from the viewing benches, with the focus on the judges' podium...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Bridge on U.S. highway 12

Date: 1908 

Description: Photographic postcard over the Mississippi River showing of the town of Alma. Bluffs are behind the town. In the foreground, two men in hats sit in a canoe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The K. Doxstad family is posed in their yard around a table covered with heavy books. A baby carriage is on the left and an older woman with her knitting i...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1925 

Description: Exterior view of main entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1930 ca.

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

Date: 1955 after

Description: Nelson Cruikshank, emphasizes a point with his left hand as he talks to someone.

Cruikshank worked for the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Indus...

Date: 1946 

Description: Filming by NBC of the United Nations security council meeting at Hunter College.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1913-11-22 

Description: Elevated view down Main Street. Horse-drawn wagons line both sides of the road which is covered with puddles, mud and snow.

Date: 1956-04-14 

Description: Wisconsin's Dean Plemmons (right) blocks a punch by Washington State's Willard Ira during the NCAA boxing tournament. Plemmons was the first of five Wiscon...

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Dane County Courthouse on West Main Street, built in 1885.

Date: 1922 

Description: Lord Hector Bracondale, played by Rudolph Valentino, approaches Theodora Fitzgerald (Gloria Swanson) by a gate in a garden wall covered with camellias. The...

Photograph

Hess Barrel Company

Date: 1927-06-14 

Description: Loading barrels into a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad car behind the Hess Barrel Company (cooperage) at about 1950 Atwood Avenue. Stacks of oak barrel...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Promotional card created to advertize land in northern Wisconsin.

Caption: STREET SCENE IN MEDFORD, TAYLOR COUNTY, WISCONSIN. - This view of one of...

Date: 1945-04-18 

Description: Schlitz display with four bottles of beer displayed as flowers with sign "Summer Time is Schlitz Time".

Date: 1952-07-21 

Description: Senator Gaylord Nelson, Madison chairman of the Wisconsin delegation to the Democratic National Convention stands between two pages — Marilyn Mayer from Il...

Date: 1949 

Description: Factory workers unload leaves onto a decorticator elevator, possibly at International Harvester's sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Unload...

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