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Date: 1951-07 

Description: Graphic from University of Wisconsin Extension Service Special Circular 20 showing progress in transportation and economics and posing the question "have o...

Date: 1908 

Description: Outdoor portrait of the William Wendorf family. William Wendorf sits in a rocking chair holding a cane while Mabel Kyzowski sits on his lap. On either side...

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Color photograph of an International R-170 truck with a service utility body parks along the side of a road. A metal ladder is attached to the side of the...


Smoking Pipes

Date: 1906-12-26 

Description: Alexander Krueger, August Krueger, and Henry Bigalk sitting on the front porch smoking pipes. August sits on a chair holding the bag of tobacco, while the...

Date: 2004 

Description: The Wisnefskes show off some of their hunting trophies. The family moved here from West Bend 18 years ago.

Date: 1863 ca.

Description: Four boats shown. One is a repair boat and the other two the gunboats "Cincinnatti" [sic] and "Lexington." There is a steamboat marked "Marie Denin"...

Date: 1915-10-30 

Description: Eighty-five Nakoma lot buyers enjoy a picnic in Nakoma, an outlying residential district. A quote on the print reads, "Go westward and grow up with Nakoma"...


Description: View from across street of Dillman's Sunoco service located at 421 Park Street.

Date: 1936-01-27 

Description: The two-year-old daughter of Thomas Rhodda, fleet attendent of the Washington Co-operative Egg & Poultry Association, stands on the gasoline tank of one of...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Men walking across a bridge over railroad tracks.

Date: 1953-10 

Description: Keith Johnson of Chicago looks over a rack of rifles during a gun safety session at the Winnequah Gun Club.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk girls posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Caroline Mary Decorah Blackdeer (CheHeTeChaWinKah), left, wears a silk...


Railroad Depot

Date: 1938-07-27 

Description: View across road of a row of men and women standing beside a rail car powered with an International PA-100 power unit. To the right of the car is another t...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Posed portrait of a young couple outdoors in a field. The man is seated, the woman is standing beside him, with a wooden fence in the background.

Date: 1951-05-05 

Description: Ron Barbian, first baseman for the University of Wisconsin baseball team, gets thrown out at third base during a University of Wisconsin vs. University of...


Swollen Stream


Description: The Root River swollen with rainwater and/or snow melt. This picture was likely taken as a study of the water drainage in early Greendale.

Date: 1963 

Description: Morris Hults, 39, of Churubusco, Indiana, "para-kiting" behind International 4x4 Scout pickup on an ice and snow-covered Blue Lake, near his hometown.


Fish Boil Fire

Date: 1967 

Description: Outdoor view of two pots used for a fish boil. One pot is engulfed in flames and children are running from the area.

Date: 1949-05-02 

Description: Members of the Philgas softball team watching play during a Mendota League game in Vilas Park.

Date: 1959-07-31 

Description: Group portrait of the H & I Variety Junior baseball team, champions of the Madison Boys Baseball program.

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