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Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Men-dow-min, or the Corn, a Chippewa (Ojibwa) dwarf. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Green Bay (1827).

Photograph

Snow Scene

Date: 1984-12 

Description: "The late, bright December full moon was the only light source for this snow scene. Exposure - 30 sec. @ f:5.6 - Tri-X film."

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Advertising card produced by William Deering and Company, manufacturers of agricultural machinery. Features an illustration of a man in his pajamas carryin...

Date: 1944-12-02 

Description: Five members of the Madison chapter of the Milwaukee-Downer Club at the birthday party for Miss Ellen Sabin, president emerita of Milwaukee-Downer College,...

Date: 1951 

Description: Luncheon or dinner group at the Top Hat restaurant celebrating a birthday party for Joseph L. (“Roundy”) Coughlin, a local newspaper columnist.

Date: 1929-06-03 

Description: Bernard Arms stands high on a scaffold attached to a house, while two women from the family of his neighbors, the Nofsingers, stand below him on a ladder p...

Photograph

Group of Skiers

Date:  

Description: Group of men skiers posed outdoors in the snow around a pile of skis.

Photograph

Speaker and Crowd

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View from across street of a crowd sitting on the porch, lawn and street in front of the Elks Lodge (Al. Ringling house) listening to a speaker standing at...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Landscape view of field, trees, and valley with farm buildings in background. A man is driving a horse-drawn reaper in a field in the foreground.

Photograph

Norwegian Farmers

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farming couple pose together on the steps of a building with a sod roof in Nordfjord country. In the background is a lake and a mountain on the far shore...

Date: 1936 

Description: Clay mock-up of front end for 1937 D-30 1 1/2 ton.

Historical Object

Boy's Blue Dress

Date:  

Description: Front view of a boy's dress made of blue and off-white windowpane check cotton with off-white batiste trim. The dress was made 1900-1910.

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Description: Postcard reproduction of a portrait of William Frederick Cody from the T.B. Walker Collection.

Date: 1953-06-16 

Description: A photographic tribute to Madison dads on Fathers Day includes a photograph of Madison City Engineer John G. Thompson and his three sons, Jim Thompson, Dou...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Man drives an International Model F or 31 truck used by Wells Fargo & Company Express for deliveries. The side of the truck has an advertisement for the Ex...

Date: 1969-09-02 

Description: Stained glass bay window in a second story apartment at 702 University Avenue. The building was originally owned by H.V. Teckam, and built in 1899. For man...

Photograph

Norman Hall

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of Norman Hall pf Brodhead, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated in uniform and holds a cymbal. The buttons...

Date: 1931-10-26 

Description: Florentina Krueger holding her granddaughter, Shirley, in her lap as she sits on the edge of the porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from below looking up at a small group of people standing atop a rock outcrop at Skunk Hill.

Date: 1902 

Description: Young men and children harvesting coffee beans in Costa Rica. The two children in the foreground wear baskets tied around their waists.

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