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General Cardwell

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: News portrait of General Cardwell saluting.

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ADA Meeting

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Eleanor Roosevelt and national co-chair Leon Henderson (right) at a dinner sponsored by the Union for Democratic Action (later American for Democratic Acti...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: International Model F or 31 truck used for public transportation parked in urban area. Next to the open door on the side of the truck it reads, "Pay As You...

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Plastics Factory

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Factory of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company, showing several of the early laminate presses used for its World War II military production...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Triptych of the living room fireplace at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. A built-in bookshelf and bench are to the left of the fireplace. The t...

Date: 1925-04-08 

Description: Two men use an International truck outfitted with a scraper to remove snow from a road. One man sits in the cab to steer the truck, the other man stands on...

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Bolger Family

Date: 1953-10-30 

Description: Group portrait of Mrs. John P. Bolger and her four children.

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Hardware Sales

Date: 1962-12-19 

Description: Hilgendorf's Hardware store clerk shows a saw to a customer.

Date: 1938 

Description: A librarian checks out a book to a young girl, while other children sit at tables reading in the background. When it opened in 1938, the Library had a seat...

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Foreign students at the University of Wisconsin visit Governor Walter Goodland in his office at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The visit was arranged by Caro...

Date: 1959-05-15 

Description: Two couples visit at the observance of Norway's Syttende Mai Independence Day, sponsored by the Ygdrasil Literary Society at the Wisconsin Center. Left to...

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Portrait of a Man

Date: 1947-04-03 

Description: Portrait of a man with a plaid tie.

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Ansel Adams

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Ansel Adams with his field camera among the trees at Point Lobos.

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Ernest Oshkosh

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A portrait of a descendant of Chief Oshkosh, probably Ernest Oshkosh, with one foot in a traditional canoe. This image is part of an exhibit about Native A...

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Workers' Houses

Date: 1925-02 

Description: Abandoned workers' houses stand along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Fayette Tourists Lodge is on the far left.

Date: 1914 

Description: Detail view of the two doors at the north end of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library reading room which provided access to the separate periodical rea...

Date: 1944-08-14 

Description: Virginia Tormey, a senior at Trinity College in Washington, D.C., with her sister, Betrice, who is entering the same school as a freshman. They are shown...

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Mount Mary College

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Notre Dame Hall through a stone archway.

Date: 1954-12-14 

Description: Ritva Jantunen (standing right) of Helsinki, Findland displays a symmetrical "himmelis." In Finland, a "himmelis" would be made of straw and oats and place...

Date: 1923-07 

Description: Children at play in a dirt alley on Chicago's west side.

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