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Brompton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Brompton, built in 1836 by John Lawrence Marye. The house features a colonnaded porch and central stairway.

Date: 1924 

Description: A woman and her dog standing at the doorway of a concrete block milk house.

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Lindbergh Speech

Date: 1927-08-22 

Description: Charles Lindbergh speaking to a crowd at a stadium.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front view of the Jefferson Public Library, a brick building with stairs leading to the entrance.

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Planting Soybeans

Date: 1925-06-25 

Description: A man empties soybeans from a bag into a planter outfitted with a bean attachment pulled by two horses through a field.

Date: 1864 

Description: General Hood ordered a train full of gunpowder set on fire so that the Union Army couldn't use it, resulting in a series of explosions. Plate 44

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Stump Grinder

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workmen using a stump grinder.

Date: 1990-10 

Description: Scaffolding enclosure around "Wisconsin" statue, at the Wisconsin State Capitol, during 1990 restoration and regilding of the sculpture.

Photograph

Ruins of Cyclone

Date: 1924-08-07 

Description: A view of the ruins of a cyclone, showing a roofless house and an overturned automobile in the yard. Several people are standing in the yard, and two child...

Postcard

Masonic Temple

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Masonic Temple.

Date: 1948-10-27 

Description: Pictured are the three new class presidents at West High School. From left to right: Jack Barry, sophomore class; Al Trotalli, senior class; and John Lovel...

Photograph

Folk Singer

Date: 1941 ca.

Description: Unidentified folk singer sitting on a stack of logs and holding a pipe. Possibly recorded in Waushara County in 1941, where many lumberjacks were recorded.

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Costa Rican Home

Date: 1902 

Description: A women and her two children standing in front of the doorway to a traditional home of the indigenous people of Costa Rica. Several logs act as a sidewalk...

Date: 1928-06-16 

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two men use a team of two horses to pull a corn shocker through a farm field. Both men are wearing hats, and one of the men is wearing a long overcoat and...

Date: 1876-03 

Description: The first locomotive for the Pine River & Stevens Point ralroad, which was purchased in 1875, being hauled overland from Lone Rock to Richland Center while...

Photograph

Railroad Stockyards

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad stockyards, at about 25th Street.

Date: 1979-08 

Description: "Widmer Cheese employees. Front; Pat Geschke, Harvey Kamrath, Joe- John- Ralph- Jim Widmer."

Date: 1924 

Description: Men on an International Harvester demonstration farm feed corn into a husker-shredder as a boy holds a burlap bag to the machine to catch the kernels. Bags...

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Alley in Vinh Quoi, Vietnam, after a Viet Cong attack. Empty wooden ammunition boxes are strewn about in front of the charred entryway to a small brick bui...

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