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Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

Photograph

The Conklin Fire

Date: 1915 

Description: Fire fighters standing amid smoking timbers aim their hoses to douse the flames.

Photograph

Deathbed Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration drawing of a European deathbed scene around 1850.

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Description: View down Broadway from H. H. Bennet's studio.

Date: 1953-11-07 

Description: Firemen stand on the roof of Quality Service Laundry at 1202 Regent Street as smoke billows out from below.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertising brochure for P&O cultivators entitled, "A Parade of P&O Two-Row Cultivators." The brochure opens to a feature illustrated with a photograph of...

Date: 1898-07-01 

Description: Illustration of Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders at San Juan Hill.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from India, Carrie mentions cock fights, describing them as a "barbaric form of entertainment". Here is shown a group of men watching one su...

Photograph

Hinsdale Farm

Date: 1945 

Description: People examine machinery on display in front of a tent at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm. A building with a red pylon and signs adver...

Photograph

"George Spelvin"

Date: 1950-07-22 

Description: UW Ph.D student and actor, who wished to remain anonymous and so went by the name George Spelvin, in stage productions.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men work with wagons and husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is powered by a Titan 18-35 tractor. A dog is walking by a fence, and milk cans...

Date: 1929-12-10 

Description: Beehive tied down onto a roof, covered in snow. Stenciled on one of the hive boxes is the word: "JUMBO." Belongs to E.W. Brown, an apiculturist from Willow...

Date: 1926-09-25 

Description: A man looks at an International Model S truck chassis parked on a cobblestone street beside homes or buildings.

Date: 1947-11-07 

Description: Team portrait of the Heil Local 1344 Social League "Truck Tanks" bowling team. From left to right are Ray Werra, team captain Tony Lidwin, George Karolowsk...

Photograph

Sidewalk with Snow

Date: 1876 before

Description: Stereograph. A residential area, looking down a snowy sidewalk near a retaining wall and a fence, with a horse-drawn carriage or sleigh in the distance. A...

Date: 1906 

Description: Richard Barthelmess, the future actor, is about 12-years-old in this studio portrait. He is dressed as a soldier, probably one of Teddy Roosevelt's Rough R...

Photograph

Distant City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Distant view of a city surrounded by agricultural fields.

Date: 1931-06-08 

Description: Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street, window display featuring Royal Typewriters. The name was later changed to Stemp Typewriter Company.

Date: 1888 

Description: Studio portrait of famed University of Wisconsin pharmacist, Edward Kremers, and several UW college friends on an outing to the Wisconsin Dells. Left to ri...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Men at work in the malleable castings room of the St. Paul Flax and Twine Mill.

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