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"Rag Doll" Testing

Date: 1913 

Description: Class of girls and teacher running a seed germination test ("rag-doll" test) in the classroom. The class is standing around a table, and are using a pail t...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Cabinet studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Amelia Bright Williams, second wife of Chauncey Williams.

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the center a man poses sitting on a plow pulled by a team of two horses. In front of him is a dog, and another dog lies just behind the plow. Standing b...

Date: 1907-07-03 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the reunion of survivors of the 11th Wisconsin Veteran Volunteer Infantry and their families.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Business section of downtown.

Date: 1952-03 

Description: An invitation to “A Black Masque and Ball Macabre at the DOOMED McCORMICK MANSION.” The mansion was the former residence of Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Hall McCormi...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advanced, horse-drawn road grader in action. Here, excess dirt moves up a conveyor belt and is dumped in a wagon next to the grader.

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Description: Train approaching railroad station crowded with people and a band, possibly men coming or going from military service in World War I.

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

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Description: Small settlement between two mountains and alongside a river with tracks of the first transcontinental railroad passing through. A bridge spans the river.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two men with two bears on leashes standing on a lawn. The bears are wearing muzzles and the men have staves. A large house can be seen in the bac...

Date: 1969-05-19 

Description: Four children hold up their winning posters for a competition in a class.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View from bridge or boat railing of piles of lumber in the Paine Lumber Company yards on the banks of the Fox River. There is a boat house on the left shor...

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Ivy Leaves

Date: 1982 

Description: Ivy leaves on the side of a building in the sunshine.

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Spaulding House

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Image of the drawing room on the east side in the Spaulding house. The room was furnished by Marshall Field and Co. in 1870.

East end of the room, showin...

Date: 1935-11-04 

Description: A farmer operates a 15-30 tractor with a 9-foot disk harrow plow through a field near New Hamilton, Ontario, in Canada.

Date: 1983 

Description: Harvested cranberries being unloaded from a truck for cleaning and processing. A woman stands over the cranberries with a rake while adjusting the flow of...

Date: 1947-03-22 

Description: Roy M. McFee (center), and his two sons, John L. (left) and Paul H. (right), all lived at 2313 Maher Avenue, after receiving Master Mason degrees at the Ma...

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Wood Sawyers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wood sawyers gathering wood and hauling it on a sled pulled by horse near Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russia. There is a large stack of lumber as well as a pi...

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Regal Laundry Truck

Date: 1940 

Description: International model D-15-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body owned by the Regal Laundry. According to the original caption, the truck was o...

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