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Description: Aerial view of a train crossing the East River in a rural community south of Green Bay. Some buildings are visible to the right and the background of the...
Description: "The 2nd and 7th Iowa and the 52nd Indiana headed by General Smith storming up the rebel works at Fort Donelson causing its surrender to General Grant the...
Description: Schoep's Ice Cream Truck in front of Schoep's Ice Cream and Food Company Inc., located at 129 Ohio Avenue (a Trachte Building).
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View west from the Cliff House at Devil's Lake.
Description: Letterhead of the Badger State Tobacco Works of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the building, men working on boats moored near the water...
Date: date unknown
Description: Photograph of a swarm of bees on an "iron Policeman" in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Caption reads: "One of the most noval [sic] pictures ever taken or ever publi...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of New Richmond, including water tower, commercial and residential buildings.
Description: Lake Street bridge and nearby locks along the Fox River.
Description: Ship in the harbor. Image has seagulls composited into sky. Text on photograph reads: "Schooner Under Sail" and "The Albertype Co. Brooklyn, N.Y."
Description: Views of two different bike hosteling trips to Pine Bluff (Dane County) and Lake Mills (Jefferson County), sponsored by Neighborhood House, with girls rest...
Date: 1874 after
Description: Stereograph of elevated view lookinf northwest from Exposition Building. There is a church on a street corner on the left, and the Best Brewing Company in...
Description: A man fixes a flat tire on an early model Ford automobile. Another man stands to the side of the road, and a woman wearing a hat with a large ribbon waits...
Description: The parts department counter at Winnebago Auto Replacement Co., 103 North Park Street, which boasted it was the "Largest Automotive Parts and Equipment Hou...
Description: A man loads wooden crates full of milk bottles into the back of an International C-20 truck owned by Apple City Dairy. The dairy building is in the backgro...
Description: Private security guards hired by the Colonial Sugar Company photograph striking members of the United Packinghouse Union. As the result of a court restrai...
Description: View down street of the central business district. There is a furniture store on the left, a general store and service garage on the right and a drugstore...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Board of Health Tuberculosis Survey bus with staff posing in front.
Description: Cerificate awarded to Arthur P. Warner, the first Wisconsin man to fly, by the Early Birds, an organization formed to honor individuals who flew before 191...
Description: Men use a Number 3/2 Adams Motor Grader for road construction on Pine Street in Philadelphia. A laundry store is on the corner.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Captain Phil Renkosiak, Illinois State Police. Renkosiak was a judge for the 1939 A.T.A. Rodeo in Chicago.
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