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Main Street

Date: 1900 after

Description: A view of the row of shops along Main Street, with J.W. Allard's store in the foreground. A group of men are visible down the street.


Go Signal

Date: 1944-04-16 

Description: The launching office above a Pacific Fleet aircraft carrier gives the "go" signal to the pilot. This photograph is from a scrapbook compiled by Philip F. L...


Clement E. Warner


Description: Studio portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Clement E. Warner, 36th Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1937 

Description: A man puts cleaned and dressed chickens into a cooler or freezer for storage.


Portrait of Two Men

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of two young men wearing hats standing in front of a painted backdrop. One young man sits while the other stands and rests his arm on the...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Three men sitting in front of log building at Big Bay Beach on Madeline Island.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Three construction workers, two in the hole, and one above, digging at the World Trade Center construction site.

Date: 1944-12-22 

Description: Group portrait of ten employees of the Rennebohm's drugstore #12 at 2526 Monroe Street, posed at a Christmas party with Santa Claus.

Date: 1979 

Description: David and Joan Obey (right) with Senator Gaylord Nelson (2nd from left) and Secretary of the Interior, Cecil Andres (on Nelson's left) on an Apostle Island...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Color photograph of men loading a piece of construction equipment onto a trailer attached to a Model M-52 truck-tractor. Other vehicles parked on a gravel...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Ten men sit and stand around tables set with dishes and food in the dining room of the Vinette logging camp.

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1937-11-04 

Description: Factory worker tests a diesel engine pump under 6000 pounds of pressure at Milwaukee Works. Photograph taken by Don Jones.


I Like Ike

Date: 1956-11-10 

Description: Bet winner and Eisenhower supporter Edwin L. Warner enjoys his payoff from bet loser and Adlai Stevenson backer John Shaat, as Shaat tows Warner along the...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Interior view of an office at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1926 

Description: A man works on silage cutter knives while the machine is in operation, demonstrating a farm hazard.


Just the Facts

Date: 1962 

Description: During a long strike by United Packinghouse Workers Local 156, the Teamsters union attempted to lure the strikers into their union. To combat that effort,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of sailors in uniform standing between the rows of barracks of the United States Naval Training Station.

Date: 1916-05-30 

Description: Homes stand on either side of a rural dirt road in Black Hawk County. A man and horse are in a field on the left, near a sign that says: "Orange Cemetery"...


Main Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street featuring tall buildings, automobiles, and a banner reading, "Do Your Duty - Buy a Liberty Bond."

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