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Distillation Device

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A man sets up a cone-shaped instrument designed to distill fresh water from salt water as he leans out of small motor boat on the water.

Date: 1927 

Description: The grounds at Springhill Cottages, with four cottages on the hill in the background. There is a person sitting on a chair inside an open-sided building in...

Date: 1912-09-01 

Description: Theodore Roosevelt in front of the Deutscher Club. The club later became the Wisconsin Club.

Date: 1931-07-19 

Description: The crowd at a free air show sponsored by the recently organized Waukesha Aviation Club in order to dedicate their new airport. In actuality, the club's ai...

Date: 1952-06-12 

Description: Carl Federman, foreman of the Allen Wrecking Company, stands on the truck being loaded with debris from the razing of the Democrat Printing Company buildin...

Date: 1948-08 

Description: The History Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition. The building was one of several new buildings, all of a modern, forward looking design, comple...

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Television Tower

Date: 1949-02-24 

Description: Television tower near industrial buildings and automobiles parked in a lot.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the 400 block of State Street, between Gilman and Gorham Streets, looking towards Bascom Hill and the University of Wisconsin campus.

Date: 1957 

Description: Woman in fancy evening dress speaking with a doorman or chauffeur outside Julius Monk's "Downstairs Room" nightclub. The tailgate of an International truck...

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Five Points

Date:  date unknown

Description: The 7th and Lehman Streets intersection with a horse drawn delivery carriage and a drugstore on the corner.

Date:  

Description: A stage station en route from the railroad to Fort Duchesne, Utah, an example of accommodations for travelers. Agent Mytor stands in the doorway.

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Dunbar's Camp

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Four men stand on the side of the road, leaning against a fence. To the right is a cornfield and a two-story log house with outbuildings.

Date: 1967 

Description: Standing on the hood of the car in a striped short-sleeved shirt and sunglasses is Salvador Sanchez, an organizer for Obreros Unidos (United Workers), a Wi...

Photograph

Daniel Reynolds

Date: 1909 

Description: Daniel Reynolds, wearing a hat, suit coat, and vest with watch fob, sits in a bentwood chair in front of a large tree. There is a board sidewalk behind hi...

Date: 1964-07-04 

Description: Three children, and a toddler in a stroller, pose at the edge of the street in front of the Faber home at 5706 Dogwood Place, Madison, Wisconsin. A decorat...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Group of people standing in front of a Soo Line freight car that was used by the railroad to promote hog transportation. This photograph was donated to the...

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Milk Bar

Date: 1945-09-11 

Description: An automobile parked in front of the West Side Fountain operated by John P. Stein and Joseph Scalissi with Borden's Ice Cream, Dr. Pepper, Pepsi and Royal...

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Ace Excavators

Date: 1969 

Description: Color photograph of an Ace Carting Company truck with "Ace Excavators" on the front. The truck is on the site of the construction of the World Trade Center...

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street with overhead sign reading "Welcome Garden City" sign. Text on buildings reads: "E.J. Pyle Real Estate" and "F. Finnup. Hardware." Ci...

Date: 1918-07 

Description: Young girls costumed as Red Cross nurses for a parade, with a small wagon drawn by a pet dog decorated as a field “ambulance”.

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