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Description: A man exposes a negative onto a zinc plate, in preparation for making a zinc etching at Wisconsin Engraving Co., 109 S. Carroll Street.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A man rides a bucking bronco while two other men try to calm it at a "Frontier Days" rodeo.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: A worker at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works draining fluid from a machine with a large gear poised over his head. The factory was owned by the Mi...
Description: Elevated view of street scene of a run on the First National Bank. The sidewalk is crowded with people, spilling into the street. A horse-drawn buggy is dr...
Date: date unknown
Description: Man posed squatting on a wooden floor holding a drill in his hand. He is next to a piece of farm machinery, possibly a manure spreader or cranberry picker...
Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Vice Admiral David Glasgow Farragut. In December 1861 he led the New Orleans expedition, fought at Vicksburg...
Description: Three women and two men resting on the porch furniture of a town home.
Description: Nels Anderson of 524 East Washington Avenue tells why he endorses the "fair share" plan of the United Givers Campaign.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Soldiers standing outside a military building at Camp Upton, built in 1917. Some soldiers play basketball while others observe.
Description: This barn is at N9361 North Pole Rd (Section 11). Everett and Gloria Schulz have lived here since 1974. Everett is a horse lover — showing off Ginger and L...
Description: View of a steer pulling a wagon, on which a boy is seated. Published by Marshall Emmons.
Description: Caption reads: "Arthur Altmeyer poses outdoors with John Engell (last name?), Paul Douglas, and Oscar Ewing at the signing of the Medicare Bill."
Description: 'Roundy' Coughlin receiving a check for $1,085 from eleven contributors for "Roundy's Fun Fund". The money is to be used for Camp Wawbeek which is located...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Leopold Heimann, Milwaukee merchant and manufacturer.
Description: The four Burdick family brothers pose together for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. Standing on the far left is Edmond. Seated at the far...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Men with a mule team pulling a wagon beside bins filled with ears of corn. One of the men appears to be holding a goose near the pile of corn.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Indianapolis Works (Truck Engine Works). Original caption states: "Plug in type ammeters prove to be better p...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of three men and a woman standing, and four women sitting in front of a painted backdrop. Young man standing on the extreme right is probab...
Description: Steamboat "Idora," owned by Charles Russell, docked at the Mission 'stub dock' on Madeline Island. A group of people are on board as two men cast the boat...
Description: Portrait of Holocaust survivor Fred Platner at his Wausau residence.
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