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Walking Cultivator

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Farmer using a horse-drawn walking cultivator in field.

Photograph

Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

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Lone Rock

Date:  

Description: A few from a shoreline of the formation Lone Rock on the Wisconsin River. A canoe sits in the water and another formation is visible in the background.

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Kendall House

Date: 1931 

Description: The John E. Kendall House, 104 East Gilman Street, built in 1855.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884). McCormick was a Chicago industrialist and inventor in 1831 of the first commercially successful reap...

Print

Pe-a-jick

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Pe-a-jick, a Chief of the Chippewa (Ojibwa) tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien (1825)...

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Friendly Persuasion

Date: 1987-08-06 

Description: Two women coax a stubborn calf at the State Fair.

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Waelderhaus

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: The Waelderhaus, a memorial planned for John Michael Kohler the founder of the Kohler Company, by his daughter, Marie Christine Kohler. Waelderhaus is a re...

Date: 1968 

Description: This map shows local streets, wards, buildings, parks, and part of the Fox River. The map is also indexed by street name. Ward boarders and numbering and t...

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Champion Machine

Date: 1910 

Description: A farmer uses a horse-drawn Champion mower in field.

Date: 1934-01-01 

Description: Man in uniform leaning up against the base of a large tree.

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Earl for Senate

Date: 1988 

Description: Former Wisconsin Governor Anthony Earl stands outdoors near an airplane with a group of supporters. He made an unsuccessful run for the United States Senat...

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Executive Residence

Date: 1951 

Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, built in 1854. Used as the Executive Residence from 1883-1950.

Date: 1938-05-25 

Description: Visitors examining machinery displays in International Harvester's touring diesel engine exhibit.

Date: 1904-02 

Description: A close-up of the damage in the office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction caused by the Wisconsin State Capitol fire. Details of interest include...

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Sherman M. Booth

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sherman Booth (1812-1904), abolitionist editor and leader.

Date: 1938-02-17 

Description: Secretary uses the telephone at the Groves School for Secretaries, with notepad, telephone and intercom. Classroom appears beyond the window.

Date: 1952-09-04 

Description: Portrait of ten bowlers from the Lucky Strikers and the Fearless Five teams in the Industrial Commission Girls loop of the woman's bowling league at the Pl...

Date: 1949 

Description: A worker in a hat stands and takes a drink out of a clear glass jug on an International Harvester sisal plantation in Cuba. Original caption states: "One...

Date: 1957-10-17 

Description: The history of tea service was shown by a display of tea pots in the Wisconsin Historical Society women's auxiliary exhibit, "Tides of Taste." The image sh...

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