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Clearing the Land

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Man and woman using a double-handled saw to clear trees from their land.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated stereoview looking over the city of Milwaukee. In the background is a church, and factory buildings with smoke flowing out of the chimneys.

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Golf Game

Date: 1967-04-26 

Description: Women golfers on the course.

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Four Hunters

Date:  

Description: Four men with firearms walk outside a log cabin, one carrying a dead bird.

Date: 1930 

Description: Row of cabins in Effinger Park. Each has a screened back porch. Picnic tables, sling-back chairs, and a parked car are under the trees on the lawn.

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Three men stand under the iconic mortar and pestle and striped awnings of E.A. Horn's Drugstore.

Date: 2000 

Description: Vice President and presidential candidate Al Gore speaks. Joe Lieberman, U.S. Senator and candidate for Vice President, and both of their wives stand in th...

Date: 1914 

Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol building, showing steel work of North Wing under construction. Crowds of people are gathered on the lawn for t...

Date: 1921 

Description: Henry Peck (played by Jackie Coogan) has been caught in a net by the dog catcher in this scene still from the silent film "Peck's Bad Boy" (First National...

Date: 1945 

Description: View from street of the storefront of C.O. Johnson Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership.

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Flooded River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across river at flood stage towards buildings on the far shoreline.

Date: 1929 

Description: Signs hanging on the Delta Implement Company storefront advertise "McCormick-Deering Farm Equipment," "Trucks," and "Tractors". Delta Implement Company was...

Date: 1932-07-20 

Description: Group of men sitting on top of railroad flatbed car loaded with culverts. Sign above them reads, "Capital City Culvert Company," 1335 Gilson Street.

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Bear Trap Falls

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Group of people at Bear Trap Falls in the Wolf River near Keshena. People are standing on the shoreline on the left near a sign for the falls. A man is sta...

Date: 1944 

Description: Two men operate International crawler tractors (TracTracTors) with bulldozer blades on a rocky hillside as part of a military training program at Camp Pend...

Date: 1929 

Description: Young Robert Bailey, son of Mr. and Mrs. J.B. Bailey, holds up a baseball catcher's mitt.

Date: 1970-06-14 

Description: Detail on the building at 214 West Washington Avenue that, over the years, has been the first synagogue in Madison (Shaare Shomaim or Gates of Heaven), a s...

Photograph

Picking Peanuts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Agricultural workers picking peanuts. Text on photograph reads: "Picking Peanuts In Isle Of Wight, Va." and "Parish & Simpson."

Date:  ca.

Description: The Madison water tower as seen through the stone gateway at the East Washington Avenue entrance to the Capitol Park.

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