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Date: 1959-01-06 

Description: Nakoma's Twelfth Night Party featured the historical pageantry of the Twelfth Night tradition. Dr. James Griffin, billed as "Madison's most interesting boa...

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Group portrait of men, women and children posing outdoors under the shade of trees next to a sign that reads "Photographers' Picnic."

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Description: A dump truck full of loose gravel is emptying its load onto a street. A leveler is following behind to redistribute the gravel evenly across the road. Ther...

Date: 1927 

Description: South African advertising poster for P&O plows, "made especially for South African conditions" and "sold by Champions Limited, Durban, Bloemfontein, East L...

Photograph

Amputees

Date:  

Description: A carte-de-visite of John Schmit, Freddy Hill, Leland Fay and George Schmit, who were frozen on the night of March 10th and 11th, 1876, on the Green Bay an...

Photograph

Louis Hirsig

Date: 1944-02-24 

Description: Louis Hirsig, chairman of the Red Cross campaign for Madison.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Carl Peterson with his youngest child, James, asleep on his lap.

Date: 1940-01-20 

Description: Prison mug shot of Edward Pendergast, inmate number 25367, an Irish mill wright who was convicted of arson.

Photograph

Candy Making

Date: 1934-10-13 

Description: John Karch stirs a hot pot of candy syrup on a stove while trays of finished candy cool on the table.

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Description: Newton Minow is sworn in as Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman. He has his right hand raised and the left hand on a bible as he takes the oat...

Photograph

Paul Bunyan statue

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and boy pose in front of a giant Paul Bunyan statue.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a steamboat in the Okanogan River with mountains on the opposite bank. A man, on the near bank, sits in the grass.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A stereograph view of a cyclorama of the Battle of Shiloh. Caption on stereograph reads, "Death of Lieut. Col. Thompson 1st Arkansas Con. Inf."

Date: 1942-10-27 

Description: Stacks of lumber used in the construction of what is probably International Harvester's Bettendorf Tank Arsenal (factory). The lumber sits on the ground in...

Date: 1964-06 

Description: John Frederick, who will receive his doctorate from the University of Wisconsin, shows his family around the campus. They are, left to right, his sister,...

Date: 1915-04-01 

Description: Forlorn-looking old man in suit and hat with his back against a brick wall. The man is likely an employee at International Harvester's Osborne Works. One o...

Date: 1978 ca.

Description: David Obey (2nd from right) and Harvey Dueholm (left) visit O'Mally's Manufacturing.

Date: 1952-06-18 

Description: William F. Guethlein, Sauk City, resting on a scaffold on the Belmont Hotel, 31 North Pinckney Street. He has been repairing and painting the hotel windows...

Photograph

James Rowen

Date: 1979-02-15 

Description: Journalist James Rowen speaking into a microphone and raising a finger during a talk.

Photograph

After Tet

Date: 1968 

Description: Pedestrians and an ARVN soldier on a bicycle crossing a bridge in the city of Hue after the Tet Offensive.

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