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Description: Nighttime view of several African American men, women, and children standing in the foreground looking at something off camera to the right. Behind them tw...
Description: Horse pulling a wagon in front of the telephone building. There are many telephone poles and wires along the street.
Description: Horlick's Malted Milk Corporation depot with receiving trucks.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Official opening of the sixty-six foot Peterboro hydraulic lift lock, built in 1904 on the Trent Canal. People gather in boats and along the shore to celeb...
Description: Page 1 of detailed blueprints for the suspension footbridge in Copper Falls State Park.
Description: Elevated exterior view of the water purification plant. A group of men are working on the front lawn of the plant.
Description: View of a residential district.
Description: A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photo...
Date: 1962-08-05 ca.
Description: Mr. Ortel, a United States Government lock-keeper at Appleton lock number one on the Fox River canal. Mr. Ortel is opening the sluice gates to allow water...
Date: 1954-01 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Wisconsin Historical Society building, seen from the southeast. Several cars are parked on the street in front of the building. The...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the businesses on the east side of North Pinckney Street, including The Fair, The Madison School of Music, and August Scheibel. In the for...
Description: A family with skiing equipment stands in front of a lodge in winter. View features a large multi-story lodge with many windows and evergreen trees.
Description: A view of Church Street. Trees line both sides of the street, with telephone and/or electricity poles. The trees obscure the buildings to the left, and t...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two automobiles park in front of the Lookout Hotel. A covered staircase leads to the building's entrance on a second-story porch and several individuals s...
Description: The group of University of Wisconsin ROTC Cadets clasped hands to signify the presentation and acceptance of the French gifts to the state of Wisconsin. A...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Hillside Home School with a bridge in the foreground.
Description: Wagon piled high with chairs, with a man standing and driving a team of two horses. A man on the sidewalk is looking back at camera. There are other wagons...
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Exterior view from across street of the Racine County Court House.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A boat with an outboard motor is tied to the rustic log pier; a second boat is overturned on an extension of the pier. There is a fish net hanging over the...
Description: This color lithograph shows Giuseppe Garibaldi and his red shirts entering Naples, Italy, on horseback as women shower them with flowers. This is a romanti...
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