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Date: 1927-07-18 

Description: A man pours mixed concrete into a wheelbarrow. The cement mixer is powered by a McCormick-Deering 1 1/2 h.p. stationary engine.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across yard of a group posed in front of a house. A man and a woman are posed sitting holding a child. Standing with them are two girls and three boys...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...

Date: 1953 before

Description: Convicted spies Julius and Ethel Rosenberg received a death sentence in 1951, not long after Joseph R. McCarthy burst into the headlines with his charges a...

Date: 1993-09 

Description: "Theresa firemen cut up an old car with their new 'Jaws of Life' equipment."

Photograph

Woman in White

Date:  

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of draperies and a painted backdrop of a young woman wearing a full-length white dress with a lacy bodice and a pastel...

Date:  

Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of George Georgesson [as written on Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 and published Roster of Wisconsin V...

Photograph

Ski Jumper

Date: 1911 

Description: Skier heading down the jump at Stoughton with spectators in the foreground.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Agricultural Extension lecturer Dr. F.A. Wolfe carries an educational chart while riding on horseback along a muddy dirt road.

Photograph

Lumbercamp

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two buildings at the lumber camp. A man stands outside of the structure nearest the camera. In the foreground, to the right, are logs, with tre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An unidentified elderly man stands with a cane for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit jacket, vest, and trousers.

Photograph

Mission Dock

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A group of people gather on Mission dock as the steamboat "Skater" approaches. A boy is walking down the dock carrying a box on his shoulder.

Date: 1950-02-07 

Description: Nine women, all but two in black face and costume for a minstrel show, presented by a St. Bernard's Catholic Church Christian Mothers group. Seated on the...

Date: 1939-01 

Description: Holocaust survivor Susanne Hafner Goldfarb as a young girl, on deck of the S.S. Conte Bianco Mano, en route to Shanghai.

Photograph

Woodchuck Lodge

Date:  date unknown

Description: John Burroughs (4/3/1837 – 3/29/1921), an American naturalist and essayist important in the evolution of the U.S. conservation movement, standing on the po...

Date: 1938-05-12 

Description: Workers stand at a machine putting bottles into crates. One of the workers is wearing an apron and rubber knee-high boots. A McCormick-Deering eight can mi...

Date: 1886-05-14 

Description: Printed announcement of the opening of the Madison Fire Department. At the top, in a circular frame, is a fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine. B...

Date: 1912 

Description: Photomontage of a man sawing a giant ear of corn as though it was a log. Beside him an ax is wedged in a stump-like piece of corn. A mound of giant ears...

Date: 1972-07 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator Gaylord Nelson posed talking in front of the statue of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. in the National Statuary Hall in th...

Photograph

Square Dancers

Date: 1993-09 

Description: Square dancers in farmyard at Calumetville. Barn and tractors can be seen in the background.

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