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Description: A portrait of an African American child wearing a tattered hat with a white background. Text on the photograph reads, "The Albertype Co. Brooklyn, N.Y."
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Large group portrait of the Wisconsin Rural Mail Carriers Association showing men, women, and a few children on the front steps of, and in front of, a bric...
Description: Miss Marilla Zearling demonstrates a bread-making technique to members of the Baker's Dozen Bread Club.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Men work with wagons and husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is powered by a Titan 18-35 tractor. A dog is walking by a fence, and milk cans...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company showing a "reaper used by ancient Gauls, First Century." The "reaper" is frame...
Description: Young Adult Club 1st Anniversary dance in the Community Center. Dancing on the ballroom floor are: left to right, Mary Imhoff and Joe Prestigiacomo, and Ma...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A large group of Russian soldiers are assembled and appear to be drilling within the center of a Russian town. Civilians stand off to the side observing th...
Description: Portrait engraving of Robert E. Lee, seated.
Description: Mary (Kustermann) Esser (b. 1934) and J. Thomas Esser (b. 1934) stand together looking out a window. She is wearing a white satin princess-style gown with...
Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of H.O. Hendrickson [as written on the photograph backing; also written as Henry O. Hendrikson on Descriptive Rolls...
Description: A clerk checks real estate property information in a vast filing system housed in a vault.
Description: A long column of men following a horse-drawn cart on State Street. The Wisconsin Historical Society, then known as the State Historical Society of Wisconsi...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Tom Stahl's dog team pulling wagon loaded with goods and child past buildings in La Pointe.
Description: "Marge Coulter."
Description: Newell Jasperson of the Whittlesey Cranberry Company with machinery used in cranberry fields. There is snow on the ground, and behind him is a parked autom...
Description: A painting of Reverend John Alden (1599 – 9/12/1687), the first person from the The Mayflower to set foot on Plymouth Rock in 1620, and the seventh signer...
Description: An International Model SL truck owned by "The Detroit News" parked in front of Cook & Dyer Drugstore. A man removes piles of newspapers from the truck bed...
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Wisconsin National Guardsmen in full gear. One man in the foreground fills a tin cup from a spigot.
Description: Arthur Altmeyer standing at a blackboard speaking at the Salzburg seminar in American studies.
Arthur J. Altmeyer (1891–1972) was the United States Commi...
Date: 1935-06-18 ca.
Description: S.A. Young and Chief Inspector A.W.H. Lee of International Harvester's Springfield Works stand next to an International truck near the factory.
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