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Date: 1949-06-12 

Description: "American Legion Picnic at Firemen's Park."

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: "Ralph Widmer checked out a pier on the Rock River." Ralph was the brother of photographer Jim Widmer.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View of ships moored in the harbor. Text on the ship on the right side of the photograph reads "Brookline" and the barge next to the ship is loaded with ra...

Date: 2004 

Description: The Lousbergs purchased their property in 1979. The barn is owned by Dan Nickel.

Photograph

Pabst Malt Extract

Date: 1903 

Description: Eye catching Eagle Drugstore window display for Pabst Malt Extract, "The Best Tonic". An advertisement for this product stated that it was "the greatest to...

Photograph

City Street

Date:  

Description: View of an urban street with pedestrians, cable cars, and horse-drawn vehicles. The city could possibly be Milwaukee, on the left there is a Schlitz Milwau...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: A man operates a tractor with road roller on a small town street. The tractor may be a Titan 30-60.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of three young boys standing in a field with men who are posed near horse-drawn carriages. There are many piles of cut grain in the field. A...

Date: 1930 

Description: View across lawn towards a large shelter at Bernard's Park filled with people. Other people relax at picnic tables in under trees in the foreground.

Date: 1940 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering Farmall M tractor with a Number 8 bottom plow to work in a field.

Date: 1953-07-21 

Description: Elsie, the Borden Co. cow with Gov. Walter Kohler, acting mayor Carl Wilhelm, Alice in Dairyland Mary Ellen Jenks and another man. They are posed together...

Photograph

Hillcrest School

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.

Date: 1926-08-17 

Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 industrial tractor equipped with pneumatic tires and Hercules vacuum brake system to pull a specially designed semi-tr...

Photograph

Cherry Blossoms

Date: 1919-05 

Description: The author's wife Clothilde admires a cherry tree in full bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.

Date: 1932-07 

Description: Mother and her two daughters pose near a version of International Harvester's logo at the McCormick Works community garden. The garden was one of several f...

Photograph

The Falls

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two waterfalls flowing over rocks into a ravine. One waterfall is held back by a dam and the other is traversed by a railroad bridge. Trees and h...

Date: 1945-03-02 

Description: A homemade motorboat on the beach on Tarawa Atoll in the South Pacific. Robert Doyle notes that "belly tanks" were used in the boat construction. A buildin...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1998-08 

Description: "Anglers try their luck on the Rock River (L-R): Logan Wilz, Joe Wilz, Carly Hren, and Chelsey Wilz."

Photograph

Thomas Ridge

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Description: People playing golf on Thomas Ridge at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wrigh...

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