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Fourth School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Fourth School, featuring a cupola with a weathervane. Three young girls pose for the camera beneath a tree beside the school.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Clara Middleton, well-dressed and wearing a large hat, holds her pet fox terrier's chin as the two share a gaze.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Valentine's Day card in the shape of a heart, with a woman in a long pink dress seated in a meadow as the central image. She is holding a heart and flowers...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View over fence of silage cutting operation near a barn on a small hill. Several men are working in the barnyard. A horse-drawn wagon stacked with silage i...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A large room with manufacturing equipment at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's factory ("reaper works") in Chicago. Men in work clothes are at so...

Date: 1903 

Description: Johanna, Jennie, Edgar, and William Krueger husking corn in a cleared cornfield. Corn shocks are scattered around the field. Farm buildings are in the far...

Date: 1906-08-11 

Description: Black and white postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Graffiti is visible on the formation. The lake, bluff...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Company, Nekoosa Mill. Operated by water power to produce news and book paper from both ground wood and sulphite pulp on two wide pap...

Photograph

Jourdain Homestead

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Jourdain's homestead, built by Joseph Jourdain in what was then Ft. Howard, Wisconsin. Eleazer Williams is said to have married Joseph Jourdain's daughter...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Stacks of implement wheels in a factory storage room, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works.

Photograph

Hobart Church

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Hobart Episcopal Church on the Oneida Indian Reservation.

Photograph

Music Hall

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: View across Bascom Hill of Music Hall and Library on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Gerhard Gesell sitting in a chair reading an issue of the "Photographic Recorder".

Photograph

View of Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Business signs read: "Madox Drug" "Guest Bros....

Postcard

Science Hall

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Science Hall at Lawrence College.

Date: 1909-11-04 

Description: A man operates an International 20 HP friction drive tractor in a field, while another man stands on a trailing plow. The field is on the farm of Peter La...

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Winding tributaries leading to Mississippi River.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1900-06-21 

Description: Wreck of a Chicago and Northwestern Railroad train at Little Rapids. A group of men and boys are viewing the damage to the locomotive.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Wooded drive with fall colors.

Photograph

Franklin Street

Date: 1909 

Description: A view of Franklin St., looking west.

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