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Description: Templeton (played by Jack Perrin) holds Marama Thurston (Edith Roberts) by the wrist as they stand calf-deep in the surf on the island of Fiji in a scene s...
Description: Arthur J. Altmeyer taking the oath as Assistant Secretary of Labor. Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins stands on the left, and Samuel Gompers on the right,...
Description: "The British Airways Concorde made an appearance at the EAA Convention at Oshkosh."
Description: A priest with a coach holding a football.
Description: A view from Bedford Street of the smouldering ruins of the Hotel Washington. A pedestrian crosses the street in front of a parked firetruck. Water being us...
Description: The Brandel family dog Max is dressed in doll clothes and held up by Mary Brandel.
Description: A crowd watching a formation flight by military aircraft at a Truax Field air show.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Advertising poster for the "Romance of the Reaper" film for use in Australia. The poster features an illustration of Cyrus Hall McCormick building the firs...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Alexander Kerr (1828-1919), Scottish-born Professor of Greek at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Appointed to his...
Description: Two pharmacists behind the prescription counter check the scale at the Pekin Prescription Shop. Cabinets of "sick room" supplies are on the left.
Description: Advertisement for the Bates Steel Mule featuring a photograph at left of a man using the tractor. A headline reads "Why the Bates Steel Mule is the most ef...
Date: date unknown
Description: A portrait of Else Heine, a nurse.
Description: Two women and a man in the foreground hold onto their hats on a windy day as they cross a street.
Description: International Harvester dealer Chester E. Seif signs a pledge of cooperation with Governor Heil's "MacArthur Week" scrap drive. H.J. Brosnahan (left), mana...
Description: Leo and Helen Bonack, at W2472 Hwy TW (Section 6), have lived here for 38 years. Cows were last milked in 1960.
Description: The Wisnefske family lives at N9652 Hwy 175 (Section 2). Standing, left to right: wife, Linda; son, Jared; father, Greg; daughter-in-law, Jodi; and her dau...
Description: We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxesBut some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes
Description: A man, two women and a little boy sit in the porch and garden area of a home. Fairmont was a company town of Consolidated Coal Company. Flowering plants ca...
Description: "As the Bush campaign train rolled through Lomira around 12:45, onlookers hoping to catch a glimpse of President Bush had to settle for waves from Barbara...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, arranges flowers for the holidays.
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