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Date: 1958-08-03 

Description: Portrait of Miss J. Mayme Dieruf of 107 North Randall Avenue, senior citizen.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of the front of the J.E. Rhodes & Co., Pork and Beef Packers building on Main Street. A group of men, with a cat and a dog, are posing in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer holds a newborn calf steady as it stands with its mother in an open field. The mother cow nuzzles the calf.

Photograph

Mower in a Field

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Rear view of a man on a mower driving a team of two horses to work in a field. In the distance are a number of houses on the side of a large hill.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: R.M. Erickson in a factory office at Springfield Works. Original caption reads: "Springfield Works, R.M. Erickson O&D Dept."

Photograph

Horse-Drawn Mower

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A man sits on a horse-drawn mower in a field.

Date: 1928-12-29 

Description: A team of two horses with a wagon, and a Farmall Regular tractor, stand next to farmers as they use a corn husker shredder outside a barn, possibly on the...

Date: 1935-09-26 ca.

Description: Plowing champion Carl Shoger with his trophies. Original caption reads: "Carl Shoger and his six cups won at Wheatland Plowing Contest."

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: View along roof of four men in hats and work clothes, and two women in summer dresses posing on the side of the roof. One of the men is holding a hammer. I...

Date: 1983 

Description: Harvested cranberries being unloaded from a truck for cleaning and processing. A woman stands over the cranberries with a rake while adjusting the flow of...

Date: 1908-07-15 

Description: Farmer operating a horse-drawn Osborne side delivery hay rake in the field.

Date: 1914 

Description: Advertising poster for the International Harvester Steel Cloverleaf manure spreader. Features color and black and white illustrations.

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Galena (lead sulfide) was melted at this open hearth furnace owned by Richard Straw and Company on the Roundtree Branch of the Little Platte River. The men...

Photograph

Oxen Grazing

Date: 1946-09 

Description: Two oxen hitched to a yoke grazing as a farmer, Oscar Sayles, stands beside the team. The animals are named Tom and Jerry.

Date: 1927-08-05 

Description: A farmer fills what appears to be a large water tank on a farm using a stationary engine.

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of William Hesseltine, University of Wisconsin History Professor (1932-1963) and President of the Wisconsin State Historical Society (19...

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Description: Team of horses powering a winch and moving a frame building. Before the flood of 1911, moving the Express building from the northeast corner of Main and Se...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A farmer operates a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder in a field. Many of the gear mechanisms in the rear of the binder are clearly visible in the image.

Date: 1950-04-17 

Description: Newlyweds George and Lorna Homes decorate their first apartment at 1028 Erin Street. George places his oil painting "Russian Spring" on the wall as Lorna l...

Date: 1961 

Description: Factory workers at Louisville Works pack a Cub Cadet inside a cardboard box in preparation for shipment by rail to International Harvester dealerships.

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