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Date: 1943-10-21 

Description: Major Arthur L. Post of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was shot down on June 20th, 1943 and rescued on September 28th, 1943 after 101 days in the jungle. Here he is...

Photograph

Daniel Merriman

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Description: Head shot of Daniel Merriman, Company D, 13th New York Heavy Artillery.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View from road of a man wearing a bowler hat driving a horse-drawn carriage down a dirt road. A fence stands is on the left and buildings are in the backgr...

Date: 1930 

Description: Factory workers in protective masks spray painting(?) truck parts at International Harvester's Springfield Works.

Date: 2004 

Description: Fred, a college student, son of Ronald and Kathleen Steger, agreed to be in this photo.

Date: 1945-04 ca.

Description: Two medics tend to a wounded soldier laying on a cot at a field hospital at Okinawa.

Painting

Bland Ballard

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of a painting of Bland Ballard (1761-1853). Ballard was a noted Kentucky pioneer, and also served as a scout for General George...

Date: 1931 

Description: Advertising poster for International motor trucks with color illustration of a truck and ghostly images of pioneers with horse-drawn Conestoga wagons in th...

Photograph

Packaging Bacon

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers at an Armour plant package bacon for the market. In addition to their hats that say "Anytime is turkey time," the women are all wearing their Amalg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from behind catcher towards Vel Phillips, wearing an Milwaukee Commandos NAACP Youth Council sweatshirt, throwing a pitch to the catcher, who is stand...

Photograph

William A. Henke

Date: 1938 

Description: Farmer William A. Henke, dressed in hat, eyeglasses and overalls, and standing in front of a silo(?). Mr. Henke was the owner of a McCormick-Deering six ca...

Photograph

The Fita Fita Band

Date: 1945-02-28 

Description: Robert Doyle wrote a caption for this image although it was not published at that time, "Fita Fita guard turns out daily at 8:00 a.m. for color raising cer...

Date: 1959-04-04 

Description: Lee Barker, left, Wisconsin Rapids, named governor of the Madison district of Rotary clubs, chatted with three prominent Rotarians who spoke in the distric...

Date: 1967 

Description: Actor John Wayne looking under the hood of an International 1000B truck. He may be on the set of a production titled "Hellfighters".

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from sidewalk of a food market across the street set up along a sidewalk. A woman and a child are walking across the street in the crosswalk. The Poin...

Photograph

Market Square

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Polish immigrants, wearing Polish national dress, with a wagon in Market Square. Other men in the square are wearing suits, long coats, and hats. The women...

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Description: Waist-up oval studio portrait of Paul M. Paulson Slatten [as written on backing of photograph; also written as Paul M. Paulson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume...

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Description: Seated waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain Alexander Ahab Arnold, Company C, 30th Wisconsin Infantry, sitting with his sword at his side.

Date: 1968-12 

Description: Cover of "Fun Travel Adventure," an underground newspaper, depicting a collage of soldiers at Iwo Jima with an oversized, purple flower replacing the Ameri...

Date: 1892-03 

Description: Three men drag their canoe through a strong current.

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