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Truck Accident

Date: 1971-06-24 

Description: Accident involving a UPS delivery van and a semitrailer in downtown Milwaukee. Four men, including the driver who is holding his head, were injured.

Date: 1965-05 

Description: Matthew A Pinter, business agent of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 of Milwaukee, speaks from the floor during a district union convention...

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State Seal

Date:  date unknown

Description: State Seal, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, painted on the ceiling of the first floor corridor, off of the rotunda running toward West Washington Avenue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a town looking west down the Tongass Narrows.

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Family at Home

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A carefully posed scene of a man, woman, and girl at home. The girl sits with a cat on her lap. The man, in a wicker rocker, reads the "Editorial Section"...

Date: 1948 

Description: A sketch of the winning dress designed by Betty Lou Jahn of Milwaukee for the first Alice in Dairyland in 1948. Not only was the design worn by the first A...

Date: 1960 

Description: Members of a Des Moines United Packinghouse Workers of America local picket outside a Woolworth's store to demonstrate their opposition to segregation of W...

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Birge Hall

Date: 1910 

Description: Biology building, under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. View to the south from the front terrace of Bascom Hall (formerly Main...

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Woodman Log School

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: The Woodman log school, in the township of Westford, was in use from 1850 until 1902, when a new school was built "just a few rods away." It is noted on th...

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Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Thunder Queen, posed standing near a chair in front of a painted backdropand wearing many necklaces, and displaying a...

Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: Lois Herning, age 10, surveys her results on an archery target at Blackhawk Bowhunters Club.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View down aisle of two rows of women workers using looms in a textile factory. A few men stand in the aisle. In her journal from China, Carrie describes th...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman preparing splints for basket making. This image is part of an exhibit about Native Americans prepared by Paul Vanderbilt, the fi...

Date: 1922 

Description: General William Mitchell, with his personal airplane and Milwaukee airport manager Giles Meisenheimer at Butler Field, the first Milwaukee County airport....

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Esther A. Elmer

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Esther Elmer, 20, poses with jars of fruits and vegetables which she has canned. A fancy carpet is hung behind her as a backdrop. She wrote on the reverse...

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Decoupage Art

Date: 1954-04-12 

Description: Helen Burkhart holds a box on which she has appliqued gold paper and inlaid various colored stones.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Memorial wreath in the shape of an anchor.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Long row of men in suits and hats fishing on the breakwater.

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Cutover Forest Area

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Description: Forest area that once furnished employment for settlers, but through lack of reforestation was considered almost worthless at the time this image was creat...

Date: 1946-03-08 

Description: Employees of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company shingle a roof in a factory. The roof was then taken to the building site for final assem...

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