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Jackhammer Operator

Date: 1969 

Description: Close-up view of jackhammer operator during the construction of the World Trade Center.

Photograph

Three Osage Men

Date:  

Description: Three Osage men in full dress. This image comes from an Osage album with the inscription: "Compliments of G.W. Parsons."

Date: 1921-05-05 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George Clemens Ruhland, Milwaukee medical doctor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: African American prison inmates working on a road chain-gang in Florida or Georgia.

Date: 1860 after

Description: Confederate President Jefferson Davis with his nose caught in a bear trap (Washington) while holding a confederate/pirate flag. Caption reads, "Jeff though...

Photograph

Sulky Racing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Horses harnessed to sulkies pass the judge's stand at Goshen Historic Track as spectators look on from the grandstand and sidelines. Goshen Historic Track...

Date: 1935 after

Description: Corner of Wells and Water Streets. A large blank billboard is on the side of the theatre. Across the road on the left is a sign for Blatz beer. A car wash...

Photograph

Card Game

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bartender behind the bar is reflected in the mirror of a cigarette machine, while men drink beer and play cards in the foreground.

Date: 1902 

Description: Several Costa Rican villagers posing together next to a tree on a table and a bench. A woman stands behind the table and supports an infant standing on it....

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Industrial safety sign or poster warning factory workers at Deering Works to wear safety goggles. The sign's text reads, "Men!! Do you realize that your GO...

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Baldwin Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Baldwin Hotel and surrounding shop. Men stand on the sidewalk and wagon wheels are sold by the side of the hotel. Milledgeville, Georgia.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A view from behind the bar of a Civilian Defense Rally. Men and women are lined up and taps are visible.

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait, with accompanying obituary entry, of Major John Wesley Powell (1834-1902), American soldier, explorer, and geologist. Best known...

Date: 1954 

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers Local 40 signing a "Joe Must Go" petition to recall Wisconsin's Senator Joseph R. McCarthy.

Date: 1947-03-20 

Description: Group portrait taken at Wisconsin Legislative banquet. Pictured left to right: Joe Rothschild, Manager, Baron's Department store; Thomas Coleman, President...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man wearing hip waders is standing and holding a Northern Pike in his hand near the open trunk of a Packard Ultramatic. People are standing in the backgr...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: People play on the beach and wade into the water during low tide. Buildings line the hills in the background.

Date: 1958-05-16 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves first baseman Joe Adcock swinging a bat, possibly in spring training 1958. Known for his power, Adcock had an off year in 1958, hitting 1...

Date: 1947-05-11 

Description: Firemen at the scene of the Doyon Lumber Company fire, 638 West Mifflin Street. Fiore coal silos visible in the background.

Date: 1883 ca.

Description: Cabinet card studio portrait of John (1836-1904) and Ethelinda (1856-1947) Johnston sitting on a decorative wall in front of a painted backdrop of trees....

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