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Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Match book cover distributed by the Superior Match Company of Chicago. The front cover says, "I like McCarthy and his Methods. I am with Joe McCarthy in...
Date: 1881 ca.
Description: Colorful patterned wool fabric in an Appleton Woolen Mills sample book.
Date: date unknown
Description: You came to know that book by its covered distance,well remembered by the measureof the trudging barefoot mile
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Description: If everything stopped dead — watches, tickers, hands — on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: The shoe fitting fluoroscope was a common fixture in shoe stores during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. A typical unit, like the machine shown here, consisted...
Description: Menu for an Aloha Dinner on the Japanese passenger ship, M.S. Chichibu Maru, printed on a folding paper and bamboo hand fan, with painted blue irise...
Description: It's a day for celebration, just to be so cheering glad and everyone to know
Description: That instinct path to the waiting dooris a mile of runningbeyond the last ounce of bursting heart
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In each, campers are participating in a historical pageant, on a wooden stage in one photogra...
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Description: All about, wherever a thought stirred,are the memorabilia of its traces.As it is spoken, so is it written;as it is crucified, so is it grav...
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying a group portrait and a swatch of blue cloth from the official camp uniform. Original caption notes: "Our camp ou...
Description: Application to admit a child to the Soldiers' Orphans' Home, at Madison, Wisconsin, who had lost their father in the Civil War.
Description: Label from a Fromm Golden Glory Fox fur. The company's insignia is a stylized fox head.
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying scenes of Joy Camps camp craft activities during Beaver Point trip. Includes fires and lashings, campers ea...
Description: The world is flat; we get aroundthis stretched credulityby going straight as an arrowand meeting ourselves in a space of time
Description: A scabbard and officer's militia sword that once belonged to Major John Rountree (a founder of Platteville) during the Black Hawk War in the summer of 1832...
Description: In God we Trust assorted needsThe complex amplitudes and wasteare never balanced, only tasted
Description: She didn't quite make clear what we were going to find when we got hereon the outer edge of worryIt wasn't Chinamen and it wasn't wild riceA ha...
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