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Date: 1955-08 

Description: A group of African Americans in the courtroom at the Emmett Till murder trial. The 14-year-old Till, who was visiting Mississippi from Chicago, was murdere...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of two men sitting on the side of a rock formation. The man on the right holds a rifle and a stringer of squirrels. The man on left holds an...

Date: 1937-10-18 

Description: A man sorts packages in the shipping department of the Emery Bird Thayer Dry Goods Company.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A man is leaning on the passenger side of an automobile marked: "Kankakee County Soil and Crop Improvement Association." Another man is sitting inside. The...

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Motorcycle Rider

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.

Date: 1863-04-04 

Description: Illustration depicting a large group of people gathered in the yard of a house. Three woman stand on the porch steps, and men, women and children are gathe...

Date: 1930-08-16 

Description: A mechanic employed by Capital Garage, 608-612 East Washington Avenue in Madison, greases the wheel bearings of an automobile on the hoist.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Indians thresh the first wheat at the Sac and Fox Agency in Iowa.

Date: 1929 

Description: Group of men working with a Bucyrus-Erie power shovel and dump truck. Hall-Scott powered dump truck with chain drive. 4 Cylinder, Overhead Cam, Hall-Scott...

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George B. Merrick

Date: 1887 

Description: Photographic calling card of George B. Merrick, Company A, 30th Wisconsin Infantry. Includes an embossed image of a Civil War medal on the left, with a fla...

Photograph

Kisses For Defense

Date: 1942-06-27 

Description: Three pretty receptionists of radio stations WHK-WCLE came forward today with a new idea for defense, which they proposed be put in operation at the forthc...

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MGM Studio Booth

Date: 1928-08 

Description: A man operates a Mitchell camera from inside an MGM sound booth as Raquel Torres and Nils Asther perform seated in front of lights and a microphone. Direct...

Date: 1979 

Description: A sign reading "Soiled Dish Return" directs a man bussing his own table at the Rennebohm Drug Store No. 6 restaurant in the First Wisconsin Bank on Capitol...

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Beach Scene

Date: 1953-06-16 before

Description: View of a crowd of people, mostly in swimsuits, at what might be Vilas Beach on Lake Wingra. There is a concession stand in a building in the background. A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down table towards a man standing and speaking to the group at an Ice Chippers annual dinner. Behind the men, posters are taped to the wall and includ...

Date: 1952-07-21 

Description: William Proxmire chats with fellow delegate Edna Bowen on the floor of the National Democratic Convention. Proxmire, then an assemblyman, was making his fi...

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Motorcycle Tour

Date:  date unknown

Description: Nine men are lined up along a road on their motorcycles. Men and boys are on the sidewalk behind them, wtih advertisements filling the wall behind the gro...

Date: 1914-10-02 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Alfred Kittredge Hamilton, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1996-06 

Description: "Theresa Firemen."

Date: 1925-11-20 

Description: Two factory workers use long-handled tongs to handle a long piece of heated metal at the McCormick Works factory.

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