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Date: 1905 

Description: A woman is stirring a pot on what looks like a new stove. It is a gleaming Acme, from Newark Stove Works. There is a warming closet in the top half. The ca...

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Women Sewing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Six women sewing by hand and with a sewing machine. A dog is in the room and the calendar on the wall shows December 1901.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a plain white backdrop of a European American woman posed standing with her right hand on the back of a chair drape...

Date: 1951 

Description: View of group of people standing on stage at the Inter-American Conference on Social Security. Arthur J. Altmeyer stands in the middle. Eva Peron stands se...

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Portrait of Goyathlay (One Who Yawns), called Geronimo, Medicine Man, Prophet and Leader, with Medal. Part of Athapascan, Chiricahua and Apache Tribes.

Date: 1913 

Description: Group gathered in the gymnasium of the Woldale Rural School for a Christmas "hobo" party. Attendees are dressed as "hobos." The original caption notes that...

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Cheng-Yang Wedding

Date: 1947-12-23 

Description: University of Wisconsin graduate students from China, bride Shu-Teh Cheng, Nanking, China, and bridegroom Shu-Chin Yang, Faku, China, cutting their wedding...

Photograph

James H. Earnest

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of James H. Earnest. He was born in Simpson County, Kentucky, on January 11, 1818. On September 3, 1836, Earnest came to Shu...

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Ibenthal Family

Date: 1929-01-01 

Description: Three generations of the Ibenthal family pose for a portrait.

Date: 1930 

Description: Elevated view of a tractor assembly line at Milwaukee Works, including factory workers and machines.

Date: 2016-08-05 

Description: A woman is smiling and posing with her Trump/Pence campaign sign as another woman, obscured on the left, is taking her picture with a cell phone.

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John Burrowbridge

Date: 1948-03-28 

Description: John Burrowbridge, nearing his 80th birthday, operated a baggage and package delivery truck for 52 years. He is a member of an early Madison family after w...

Date: 1941-08-15 

Description: Otto Rindlisbacher, folk singer and maker of stringed instruments, sitting in his shop holding a Hardanger fiddle.

Date: 1935-11-25 

Description: Original caption reads: "Milwaukee Works [factory] - Branch service managers watching tests of Diesel injection pump nozzles. Taken by McQuinn".

Date: 1948-10-06 

Description: Three women in historic costumes posed at Wisconsin Federation of Women's Clubs Wisconsin Centennial Tea Party held at the Woman's Building. They are let t...

Date: 1949-02-09 

Description: Popular singers in the city's young set are the eight boys who make up East High School's double quartet. First row, left to right: George Otis, Jim Bailey...

Date: 1942 

Description: International Harvester dealer H.J. Nigles of Madison and Verona, Wisconsin, hands a signed pledge of cooperation in a scrap drive campaign to W.R. Ploetz...

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John Porter

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of John Porter. He was born in Harrison County, Kentucky, on February 27, 1798, and came to Wisconsin in April of 1827.

Date: 1942-06 

Description: 3rd engineer aboard the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta" with a telegraph machine. The engineer is shirtless with a towel around his neck. He is l...

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Leonard R. Sussman

Date:  

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Leonard Sussman.

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