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Date: 1969 

Description: Women workers at a Wisconsin canning factory inspect corn as it passes by them on conveyor belts.


Hanging Up the Corn

Date: 1914 

Description: A man is hanging up strings of corn to demonstrate corn testing in front of a group of children (students?).

Date: 2014-07-27 

Description: Underwater view of the port side propeller of the "Milwaukee." The propeller is intact partially wedged into the floor of Lake Michigan.

Date: 1933-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of Montgomery Ward's baseball team in uniform.

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Vietnamese soldiers breaking camp along a muddy road after a night of heavy rain. The shirtless man is battallion commander, Major Giai (?). Civilian vill...



Date: 1925-09-18 

Description: Theo Klemmer using a harvester-thresher (combine) sold by the Lind Hardware Company. Two other men are on the combine with him.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Mrs. Elsie Stevens poses on a path by a lake while riding a horse. Possibly on the University of Wisconsin-Madison drive (present-day Lakeshore path).


Robert Wilson

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Robert Wilson. He was born in Greenupsburg, Kentucky, on July 16, 1814. Wilson came to Wisconsin in May of 1833, and reside...

Date: 1940-05-10 

Description: Side view of a Farmall A showing generator and decal placement.


Description: Governor James O. Davidson (sitting second from the left), outdoors in front of a tent with six other men, three standing and three sitting. There is a whi...


Description: A woman with a ukulele in a household setting.


Black Hawk

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Portrait of the Sauk chief Black Hawk (center). The individual on the left is The Winnebago Prophet, the person on the right is Black Hawk's son. Hand-colo...


Description: A group of girls and boys singing near a campfire, possibly part of Highlander Children's Camp.


Man Writing a Check

Date: 1921-10-03 

Description: Close-up of a man writing a check for $4.35 to a "Henry Peterson." The check is dated at Chicago and is printed with the name "Merchants' Loan & Trust Comp...

Date: 1942 

Description: Factory workers sit and stand for a group portrait at International Harvester's St. Paul Works. Uniformed women sit in the foreground and American flags ha...

Date: 1959-12-14 

Description: Members of Dane County's 83 Homemakers clubs are taught gift wrapping ideas at their annual Christmas tea. Bernadine Sherwood (right) demonstrates ribbon p...

Date: 1918-03 

Description: A large group of men in overcoats and hats pose together with a sign that reads, "Official British Labor Commission, W.A. Appleton--Joshua Butterworth, Pal...

Date: 1953-01-08 

Description: View of the kitchen in the home of Lenore and Forrest Middleton at 3241 Highbury Road. The kitchen was built in 1853 by Joseph Statz and includes various e...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: An International Harvester Mogul 25 H.P. tractor pulling at least three grain binders.

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