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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Large building with tall chimneys extending from roof, and arches on windows and porch. A lawn with trees surrounds the building.


Elks Club

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of antlers placed on the United States flag in the center of the lodge room of the Elks Club, founded in 1868.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a European American man with a moustache posed sitting and wearing a dark-colored suit coat and...

Date: 1896-09-20 

Description: Group of men, and a young boy, standing in the small front yard of a house at a bicycling outing. A woman stands in an open doorway at the top of the steps...

Date: 1976-01 

Description: Beekeeper August Laechelt, smiling and holding a jar of honey in his hands. His nametag reads "American Beekeeping Federation; January 18-22, 1976; August...

Date: 1949 

Description: LaVonne Hermann of Mount Horeb, the 1949 Alice in Dairyland, is shown in a formal pose, wearing her crown.


William H. Brisbane

Date:  date unknown

Description: William H. Brisbane, Chaplain of the 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry. Inset photograph taken from a large Civil War commemorative roster.

Date: 1934 

Description: Three International school buses parked in yard outside school building. A sign on the roof says: "Fox Consolidated School".

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A family portrait of the Peter Schuster Family in front of a painted backdrop.


Man with Pet Rats

Date: 1934-07-25 

Description: John Harrison, 616 Williamson Street, with part of his brood of doomed white rats. City health department ordered their extermination.


Description: The tugboat Ashland with several passengers visible on deck.

Date: 1946-03-13 

Description: First Unitarian Society Meeting House, 125 Wisconsin Avenue, being razed by Arneson Wrecking Company. View is from Wisconsin Avenue. On the left is the edu...


Akron Works

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men work on truck parts on a workbench at International Harvester's Akron Works (factory).

Date: 1946-03 

Description: Man loading a canoe onto a Berg's cartop carrier.

Date: 1934-05-05 

Description: Harry S. Manchesters Inc. Department Store, 2-6 E. Mifflin Street, and other businesses: Walk-Over Shoes, 8 E. Mifflin Street, Moseley's Books, 10 E. Miffl...


"McCormick Day"

Date: 1899-06-03 

Description: Crowd gathered on the main street to witness the delivery of McCormick binders, mowers and other machines to customers. McCormick Harvesting Machine Compan...


Description: Lewis Arms poses with his sister Nedra at Brittingham Park.


Sig at the Shack


Description: Sigurd Olson at the "shack" near his Ely home where he did most of his writing.


Railroad Tracks

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down railroad tracks that lead to industrial buildings and a smokestack. A caption on the image reads, "Zink (Zinc) Works, Mineral Point, Wis."


Student Chef

Date: 1961 

Description: A student chef works in the kitchen of a Milwaukee restaurant with two older chefs as part of his training in a Restaurant and Hotel Cookery program at Mil...

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