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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the fireplace at Hermit's Rest, a structure built in 1914 at Grand Canyon National Park.

Date: 1893 

Description: Elevated view of Columbian Exposition; from the midway looking east from the Ferris wheel.


Montauk Manor

Date:  date unknown

Description: Couches and chairs stand on a decorative rug between columns in the Terrace Lounge at Montauk Manor. The English Tudor-style hotel opened in 1927.

Date: 1970-06 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and his secretary in his office in the United States Capitol.

Date: 1899 

Description: Two horses stand next to each other in front of what may be a painted backdrop of a tree-lined street. A male circus performer stands in the center holding...


Golf Links

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of golf links featuring Squaw Island in the distance.

Date: 1913 before

Description: Features at the top an illustration of a tools. Cut reads: "Hardware and Tools." The bottom illustration shows a woman standing at a fence. Cut reads: "Wir...


Unidentified Woman

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Carte-de-visite quarter-length portrait of an unidentified young woman. She is wearing a lace collar with a brooch, and a dark ribbon around her neck.

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Clough Gates, publisher of the "Superior Telegram," cutting a cake to celebrate his 80th birthday. Max Lavine stands in the middle background, and watching...

Date: 1926 

Description: Lake Wisconsin at Summerville Park. Boathouses, docks and fishing boats are along the shoreline.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Two young girls among flowering apple trees in the Wisconsin State Orchard.


Unidentified Child


Description: Unidentified young boy sitting on a chair in front of a dresser.

Date: 1946-10 ca.

Description: Campaign brochure of Howard J. McMurray, former congressman and political scientist, issued for his unsuccessful campaign against Joseph R. McCarthy in the...

Date: 1950-01-29 

Description: Eugene Fraser (left) and Vernie Lapan play chess at the anniversary dance at the Loft Community Center, 16 East Doty Street.

Date: 1911-07-15 

Description: Christening ceremony for the S.S. Harvester. The ship was built for the Wisconsin Steel Company, a subsidiary of International Harvester. The 545-fo...

Date: 1957-07-07 

Description: Eddie Mathews, third baseman for the Milwaukee Braves baseball team, slides into home plate. Chicago Cubs catcher Cal Neeman applies the tag as Braves thir...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Chandler White Hall Hotel. A double staircase leads to the first story porch where a group of people, mostly women, pose.

Date: 1944-10-13 

Description: Two soldiers pose on a wrecked French locomotive in Folligny, France. Names, (left to right) are Switchman Private First Class Kenneth Walters of St. Paul,...

Date: 1927-12-28 

Description: A group photograph of members of the Haydon, Brown and Shiverick families at the Brown home, 121 East Gilman Street. Tim Brown IV (center) is holding a toy...


Compass Training

Date: 1937 

Description: Probably Native Americans receiving instructions on compass use for Wisconsin Land Economic Inventory.

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