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Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Ferrotype of a studio portrait of Blacksmith Wanamaker and an unidentified man standing on either side of an anvil. The man on the left is holding a horses...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young man wearing a suit is seated at a table. He appears to be looking at slides, and has some kind of slide viewer in front of him on the table. In the...

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Factory worker hardens tractor parts in "one of a battery of gas-fired box type heat treating furnaces."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length portrait of Miss Ella Flagg Young seated at a desk. She wears a patterned dress and has her hand upon a book. Ella Flagg Young was the...

Date: 1911-04-29 

Description: Man sitting on a "new" McCormick riding disc harrow. The man is most likely in an International Harvester factory. He is sitting in front of a makeshift w...

Date: 1934 

Description: Factory worker wears a protective mask while welding metal at the McCormick Works.

Photograph

Emma Sibylla Seipp

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Emma Seipp, daughter of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp. She is wearing a short jacket over a blouse and skirt. She is...

Photograph

Charles Bracken

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Charles Bracken. He was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania on April 6, 1797, and came to Walnut Grove, La Fayette County on Ma...

Date: 1944-12-12 

Description: Group portrait of children and a few adults, dressed in coats and hats, posed with a man dressed as Santa Claus, at Rennebohms Drugstore #12, 2526 Monroe S...

Date: 1938 

Description: Factory worker with apron at International Harvester's Indianapolis Works. Original caption states: "Natco machine used for drilling all holes, counterbori...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young boy with a tricycle.

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Description: A group of eight girls, six sitting and two standing, pose for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A man is seated at a desk, writing and smoking a cigarette.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of photographer Gerhard Gesell, Sr. and his wife Christine Giesen Gesell taken shortly after their marriage in 1879. She is sitting in a ch...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Beulah Irene Miller (1888-1958) and Willis Miller, Jr., sister and brother. Beulah is seated...

Date: 1942-05-25 ca.

Description: Two factory workers stand outside firing booths to conduct testing at International Harvester's 20 (Twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "...

Photograph

Knud J. Sine

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Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Knud J. Sine, a captain in Company H, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and D...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women, one sitting holding an umbrella, and the other standing with a cane, pose for a studio portrait with a child (probably a boy) in front of a pain...

Photograph

Beth El Sisterhood

Date: 1948-11-02 

Description: Members of the Temple Beth El Sisterhood prepare for the second annual bazaar. Left to right: Mrs. Sidney Schwartz, gift committee; Mrs. Sidney Rosenfeld,...

Photograph

Thomas Stewart

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Description: Seated portrait of Thomas J. Stewart (b. 1842), Company C, 4th Wisconsin Cavalry. He enlisted on November 2, 1863 and was mustered out of service as a corp...

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