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Byrnes' Balloons

Date: 1962 

Description: Boy holds up balloons for Congressman Byrnes during his 1962 campaign.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Octopus

Date: 1969 

Description: Cover of "Octopus", an underground newspaper, featuring five bearded men being restrained by octopus tentacles, reminiscent of the Roman statue of the Laoc...

Date: 1997-10 

Description: "Benji Kamrath, Quarterback for Mayville High School Football, went on to college and played for the Minnesota 'Golden Gophers.'"

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: A Milwaukee billboard advertising a lecture by Earl Browder, general secretary of the Communist Party-USA. The sign reads "Win the War Rally! Earl Browder,...

Photograph

World Food Fair

Date: 1967-09-18 

Description: Ferris wheels and agricultural machinery are some of the things that attract fair-goers at the World Food Fair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the 2nd Ward School, a brick two-story school.

Photograph

Schneider Barn

Date:  

Description: Michael and Amy Schneider, with their children, Maggie and Matthew, live at 807 Allen Road (Section 26). They have lived here for 8 years.

Date: 2002-03-15 

Description: "Lisa, our waitress, joins us at Hammerin' Hank's in Hartford, WI."

Photograph

McKay Nursery Field

Date: 1940-09-25 

Description: McKay Nursery Company field of landscape plants and trees.

Photograph

Racking Seed Corn

Date: 1913 

Description: Two men stack seed corn in racks after removing it from bushels at an International Harvester demonstration farm.

Date: 1984-08-28 

Description: Mary Beaudry, a temporary employee at International Business Machines, works on word-processing and computer equipment.

Date: 1895 

Description: Posed three-quarter length studio portrait of Bridget (O'Keefe) Quinney. She is wearing a dress, collar pin and earrings. This image was extracted from a f...

Photograph

Spirit Stones

Date:  

Description: Two American Indians, one of whom is holding his hand palm up, pose with two piles of spirit stones.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A general view of the Disarmament Conference in Memorial Continental Hall from the balcony. Politicians sit around tables, and an audience gathers on the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length portrait in front of a dark backdrop of Reuben Gold Thwaites sitting on a chair. He is turned to the left, and is resting his right ha...

Date: 1954-07-15 

Description: Professor J. Duke Elkow and his family stand at their "summer home" at the University of Wisconsin tent colony on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1990 

Description: The historic Harmony Town Hall at Old World Wisconsin transformed for use a 1930s gasoline station for the made-for-TV movie, "Dillinger". In the foregroun...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A farmer in a jacket and hat operates a horse-drawn mower in a field. The horses are pulling the mower down a path that appears to have been mowed already;...

Photograph

Factory Girls

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Factory girls' “club” gathered for coffee in plant refreshment room in the Milwaukee Paper Box Co.

Date: 1943 

Description: International Harvester poster promoting "Victory Gardens" and war bonds. Features an illustration of a family working in a field while the father shakes h...

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