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Description: Workers building a culvert over Maggard's Branch near mine no. 2. Benham was a "company town" created by International Harvester for the workers employed i...
Description: A view of the ruins of a cyclone, showing a roofless house and an overturned automobile in the yard. Several people are standing in the yard, and two child...
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of a row of wooden vacation homes bordering a wooded area. In the foreground, a woman sits on her front porch and looks toward the camera. Others...
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Unidentified folk singer sitting on a stack of logs and holding a pipe. Possibly recorded in Waushara County in 1941, where many lumberjacks were recorded.
Description: A group of Jewish people dressed as Old Testament characters standing in front of American and Israeli flags.
Description: This roll drive pinion was purchased by E.W. Bliss Co of Salem, Ohio, and later used by Empire Steel Company. Falk original caption reads, "Forging being p...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Two men use a team of two horses to pull a corn shocker through a farm field. Both men are wearing hats, and one of the men is wearing a long overcoat and...
Description: A gathering of officers and members of the Wisconsin Department of the American Legion, probably at their annual state convention. In Wisconsin the ardent...
Description: The first locomotive for the Pine River & Stevens Point ralroad, which was purchased in 1875, being hauled overland from Lone Rock to Richland Center while...
Description: "Widmer Cheese employees. Front; Pat Geschke, Harvey Kamrath, Joe- John- Ralph- Jim Widmer."
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of two men fighting in the street with knives. They are both wearing hats and suits.
Description: Portrait of a man reclining with his head on his arms on top of a desk in the darkroom area at the Gisholt offices. Behind him on a windowsill is a desk na...
Description: Crowd at the Mifflin Street block party.
Description: Men on an International Harvester demonstration farm feed corn into a husker-shredder as a boy holds a burlap bag to the machine to catch the kernels. Bags...
Description: Reiner house on the 600 block of Williamson Street, built in 1851 by John J. Reiner with red brick from "Vet" Williams of Madison. John J. Reiner, who came...
Description: A view looking west toward the lock and power house at the Prairie du Sac dam. Pilings and the elevated trestle are in the foregound. Men can be seen work...
Description: Imaginative drawing of a man using a slingshot to shoot a fish while standing on a bank near a sign that reads: "No Lyin.'" Surrounding the man are fishes,...
Description: Ralph Widmer, an excellent spokesman for Widmer Cheese, talks about curing cheese.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George B. Miller, Milwaukee company president.
Description: Algerian National Liberation Front members with a mule and goat on a rocky trail. Two of the men are talking together and the other man is looking towards...
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