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Early Reaper

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Description: Bearded man operating a reaper drawn by two brown horses. The reaper appears to be an early model.

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Description: Boat and dark tent at Gates Ravine. One man sitting in boat, one man sitting on shore.

Date: 1947-03-11 

Description: Six men seated at speakers table at University of Wisconsin Basketball Dinner sponsored by Madison Gyro Club.

Date: 1934-09-05 

Description: A strip of three mug shots of James Gumina, prisoner 21855.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, center, holds a plaque with a relief portrait of a woman's head in profile, and the inscription "Louise de Koven Bowen, President of...

Date: 1961-04-13 

Description: A man in a brimmed hat works on his tax form at the state tax office in the City-County building as the tax deadline nears.

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Shipping Cotton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers load bales of cotton onto a ship. The bales are being hoisted up ramps and onto the ship.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: View looking up Grand Avenue from 9th Street toward two horse-drawn wagons and a horse-drawn streetcar on tree-lined street. Wagon on right carries firewoo...

Photograph

Wind Storm Damage

Date: 1949-10-10 

Description: Workers repair an electrical pole that was partially blown over during a wind storm. The photograph was taken at the intersection of Regent Street and West...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mogul 8-16 tractor pulls a road grader along a grassy path. One man drives the tractor, and another man stands on the grader.

Date: 1953-11-18 

Description: After closed door hearings at the Boston Federal Building, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy talks to the press about subversive activities at the General Electri...

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Mixing Mortar

Date: 1931 

Description: Two men mixing mortar for the building of the barn. They are standing next to a large pile of wood in front of a shed.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vignetted studio portrait of, left to right, Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore, George Hawthorne Scidmore and Eliza Catherine Scidmore.

Date: 1926-03-06 

Description: A man sits behind the wheel of an International truck used by the City Wholesale Grocery Company. The truck is near the doorway of a brick building, and b...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man with a beard posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is smoking a pipe and holding a cane in his left h...

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John Bhend Family

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of the John Bhend family in front of a group of trees. From left to right, Irene, Sarah Krueger, John and Marcel Bhend.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Seven men, standing informally, some wearing “yachting caps”, on a dock, presumably in Sturgeon Bay, Wis.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Man operating an International dump truck near the Standard Glass Company on La Salle Street, possibly in Chicago.

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Description: A three-quarter length studio portrait of John Ingmundson, a captain in Company E, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform with sword at his side. The followi...

Date: 1947-01-24 

Description: William Bross Lloyd Jr., World War II conscientious objector, who is visiting Wisconsin to promote a U.S. Constitutional Convention to amend the Constituti...

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