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Date: 1909 

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Co. showing a color illustration of a a little man with a corn cob body, a shield in the shape of the Inter...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Orphan Train Arrival

Date: 1909-04-30 

Description: Newspaper clipping of prospective parents looking up at children in the windows of the orphan train. The caption reads: "The Arrival of the Babies."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Madison's old Central Fire Station (1881-1904), 10 South Webster Street, with Police Station on the left. Probably photographed at the turn of the century...

Photograph

Iowa's First Flyer

Date: 1909-03 

Description: The airplane invented by Carl S. Bates on the beach at Daytona Beach, Florida. Coverage of this event by a local newspaper noted that the advantages of Bat...

Postcard

Town Club

Date: 1904 after

Description: Exterior of building from across the street. A flight of steps leads up from the sidewalk to a side entrance.

Photograph

Concordia Island

Date: 1900-06 

Description: Groups of people cross a wooden bridge on Concordia, later Tivoli, Island.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man sits behind the wheel of what appears to be an experimental tractor. The location is staged for a photo shoot, with a white cloth hung in front of a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of St. John Chrysostom Church and the surrounding cemetery.

Date: 1901 before

Description: Elevated view looking Northeast from dome of the Milwaukee County Court House. Several churches are visible among the dwellings.

Postcard

Grand Avenue

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Looking east from 5th Street. Road lined with buildings, and pedestrians crowd the sidewalks. Horse-drawn vehicles and a trolley are on the road.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Group of men and young boys are gathered outdoors while weighing bales of cotton on a large hanging scale manufactured by Smith.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Science Hall and the Chemical Laboratory building, looking southwest from Lake Mendota on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. On the shorel...

Photograph

Methodist Church

Date: 1903 

Description: Methodist church in Kaukauna.

Date: 1908 

Description: A business map of Wisconsin, showing railroads, counties, cities, villages, rivers, and lakes. Additional areas shown in the map include the western portio...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: John Lloyd seated in his library surrounded by memorabilia.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Nekoosa Paper Mill.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men and two boys pose standing in a field next to a McCormick grain binder. On the right a man in a suit and hat poses while sitting in a carriage pu...

Date: 1901 

Description: Two early Ringling Brothers' circus clowns, whose photographs appeared in the "Ringling Annual" under a section titled "Last of the Old-Time Clowns".

Date: 1907 

Description: View across lawn of the newly completed Winnebago County School of Agriculture and Domestic Economy.

Photograph

General Store

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of the General Store at Forward, Wis., with people standing on the front porch.

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