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Date: 1875 ca.

Description: View down hill towards "Diamond Jo" steamboat docked on the shoreline of the Mississippi River while goods are being loaded onto the steamboat.

Date: 1959-08-22 

Description: Mayor Ivan Nestingen leads the parade of boats that opened the new Tenney Park lock on Saturday morning.

Date: 1945 

Description: Overhead view of wounded soldiers being transported to the USS "Samaritan".

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Caption reads, "Sam D. Conant at cottage." A woman sits on the boardwalk and looks at the child.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Senator William Proxmire shakes hands with constituents at the Wisconsin State Fair while eating an ear of corn.


Phillips 66

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across road of the Route 66 service station. Automobiles and a Phillips 66 Chequamegon Oil Co. truck are in the parking lot. Signs around the Route 66...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Albert Weise's residence, with wooden sidewalk, and two kids standing on the front porch posing for the photographer.

Date: 1932-09-06 

Description: Lineup of depositors inside Security State Bank.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...


Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed in front of a painted backdrop. She is sitting on a railing and is wearing a dress with earrings and long strands...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of workers inspecting calendars and mailing folders printed on large presses at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's in-house...

Date: 1958-05 

Description: Portrait of one of the 1958 Badger Spelling Bee contestants.


Bis in Fancy Dress

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Florence (Bis) Lloyd Jones sitting on steps in a fancy dress, high button shoes, and a hat with a large flower.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length portrait of Sid standing near a chair.


The Sherlock Hotel

Date: 1934 

Description: Exterior view of the Sherlock Hotel 124 King Street at the corner of Doty Street.


Annie the Elephant

Date: 1944-06-16 

Description: Annie the Elephant at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), walking out of her winter indoor quarters. Annie died Feb. 24, 1948 and was replaced by a "new Ann...


A Country Mile

Date: 1965-07 

Description: A rural road canvassed and photographed by a civil rights volunteer.

"'A country mile' - one road to canvass in Summit, Miss. Actually the shaded part of...

Date: 1956-11-06 

Description: Three Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity members, Joe Wimmer, Watertown; Jim Laabs, Abbotsford; and Gene Frederickson, Milwaukee; prepare house decorations for t...


Description: Portrait of Gordon was taken for campaign literature during his race for judge with Hedding. Gordon won. Robert Bloch and Harold Gauer represented Gordon a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kilbourn Dam, building forebox.

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