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Date: 1944-07-04 

Description: A small boy is standing next to a baby in a decorated coaster wagon before a Fourth of July parade. A large crowd is standing on the grass behind them, and...

Drawing

Hamburg Landing

Date: 1862-05 

Description: "Hamburg Landing, 4 miles below Pittsburg Landing, Commisary [sic] Depot of Gen. Hallek's Army." An encampment with soldiers along the river with a steambo...

Date: 1902 

Description: This map from the early years of the 20th century shows the township and range grid, sections, cities and villages, landownership, roads and railroads, and...

Date: 1871 after

Description: Collage depicting multiple McCormick buildings reconstructed or built after the Chicago Fire. The caption at bottom reads, "Rebuilt Chicago. — Buildings Er...

Date: 1979 

Description: A group of pro-life demonstrators holding protest signs assembled to greet President Jimmy Carter during a visit to Wausau. The group is confined behind ba...

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Description: Stereograph view of construction of the Wisconsin State Capitol dome during the construction of the fourth capitol building. The image features the capitol...

Photograph

Milton House Inn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Milton House Inn. The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodri...

Date: 1940 

Description: Aerial view of the Wisconsin General Hospital and the University Medical School.

Date: 1936 

Description: An original lithograph promoting New Hampshire as the "Land of Scenic Splendor." The poster features the artist Maxwell Parrish's depiction of a New Hampsh...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of the Chicago fire of October 8, 1871. The hand-colored lithograph was published by Currier and Ives.

Photograph

Train Wreck

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Description: Elevated view of train cars that have fallen off the railroad tracks, with men working nearby.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men posed standing in front of the S.H. Van Gorden & Son General Merchandise Store on a snow-covered street. S.H. Van Gorden is probably standing on porch...

Photograph

Fox River Bridge

Date: 1908 

Description: Looking down hill southeast across the Fox River bridge. Industrial buildings line the shoreline on the far side.

Photograph

New Orleans Milkman

Date:  

Description: A milkman stands on top of his horse-drawn cart full of large milk cans in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: International fire truck parked outside an International Harvester dealership. The truck was used by the Brentwood Fire Department.

Photograph

Elevated Town View

Date:  date unknown

Description: An elevated view of city, including miners' homes set in the hills, numerous cars, storefronts, and a railroad.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the hotel. Two people pass through the entry, and a few people stroll on the sidewalk. Cable car tracks line the road out front, and cable car ca...

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: The remains of President Lincoln lying in state in Monument Square and Pavilion. Lincoln's body was on its way from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, Illino...

Date: 1914-10-02 

Description: View across street of shops and other buildings along Main Street. A buggy can be seen driving down the road. There is a bluff in the background.

Date: 1947-12-23 

Description: House at 622 University Avenue is the only survivor of the homes which housed some of Madison's early settlers. The house has had a number of owners, inclu...

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