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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A well-dressed man identified as Uncle Rudolph Schenck takes in the view from a bluff overlooking the Fish Creek valley and harbor. There are houses and ou...
Description: Group portrait of East High School Boys Track team.
Description: View across water of the General Allen steamer pushing barges down the Mississippi River. Men are on the steamer, and two more men are standing on t...
Description: Factory worker installs a transmission in a W-30 tractor on an assembly line at Milwaukee Works.
Description: Engraving of the factory of William Deering and Company with inset illustrations of men operating a horse-drawn grain binder and mower.
Description: Seated portrait of an elderly army man, partially in uniform, with medals on his jacket.
Description: Campaign poster promoting Levi H. Bancroft as the Republican candidate for Attorney General. The top two-thirds of the poster is a quarter-length portrait...
Description: Portrait of Cecil LaValla, sitting in a chair at the county jail, suspect in the murder of Odin Tofsrud.
Description: "American Legion Picnic at Firemen's Park."
Description: South American advertising poster for Deering tillage machines featuring a color illustration of a farmer using a horse-drawn disc harrow. Includes the tex...
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...
Description: Portrait of William F. Faulkes, 4102 Yuma Drive, Rehabilitation Chief, State Board of Vocational and Adult Education.
Description: The Lousbergs purchased their property in 1979. The barn is owned by Dan Nickel.
Description: Toy distributors for Ideal Toy Corporation introduce a new toy line to dealers.
Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of W.H. Wheeler.
Description: A man uses a McCormick-Deering Farmall M tractor with a Number 8 bottom plow to work in a field.
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Four workers at the Lebanon Chain Works, the site of the production of the largest chain in the world, measuring 3 3/16 inches.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A group of men in suits, presumably foremen or supervisors, and several men in work clothes, are in a grain field. Most of the men in suits are either seat...
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