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Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Reverend Joseph Blake (1814-1888), Maine-born reverend, professor and botanist. Published first catalogue of Maine Pl...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Four children walk away from the photographer down a rutted one lane road. On the reverse is written, "One of the oldest roads in [Richland] county, leadin...
Description: The monoplane built by Carl S. Bates, an aeronautical inventor originally from Clear Lake, Iowa.
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: A woman holds a sign that reads "Stand up with the Freedom Democrats." In the left foreground is a police officer, and in the background are more people ho...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A well-dressed man identified as Uncle Rudolph Schenck takes in the view from a bluff overlooking the Fish Creek valley and harbor. There are houses and ou...
Description: Portrait of Ellen Clarinda Martin Kneeland.
Description: An International D-15 truck owned by Leader Messenger Service is backed up to a loading dock, and a man on the dock is pushing a wheeled cart.
Description: View of audience at a rally for John F. Kennedy for president.
Description: A man standing in a cornfield on the farm of Allen Lewis. He is standing next to a wagon load of corn cobs. The wagon has a "seedcorn" box on the side.
Description: Men conscripted to learn horseshoeing pose together at the American Express Company. A horse is partially visible on the left side of the image. Rows of ho...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Disney film crew in UW-Madison Arboretum's Curtis Prairie filming a prescribed burn.
Description: A band member wearing a uniform stands with a clarinet for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Female workers gathered in the women's lunch room at the International Harvester's Osborne Works twine mill. The factory was owned by the D.M. Osborne Comp...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Small schoolhouse with a bell tower on the roof over the entrance to the building. The schoolhouse is surrounded by trees. A class of students is pictured...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Mr. Peterson sits in a rocking chair reading the newspaper and smoking a pipe, while Mrs. Peterson stands at the stove with their young son nearby.
Description: Carol Leichtle helps her friend, Patricia Bintzler, prepare for her wedding.
Description: Quarter-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emanuel A. Adler, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: William Middleton, left, plays chess against an unidentified opponent. Williams' son, Forest, with chin in hands, watches with an unidentified man and wom...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: A recruit receives inoculations from two men on the left at Camp Travis, named in 1917 after William B. Travis.
Description: A woman is on her cellphone in the foreground, while two women run up the escalator in the background.
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