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Date: 1930 

Description: Man removing a block of ice from an International truck for delivery in a residential neighborhood. The truck was owned by Rochester Ice and Cold Storage U...

Photograph

Retreating Germans

Date: 1918-11-20 

Description: Victor Morris took this photograph of German troops leaving Ham, a French village on the Somme, nine days after the armistice. In accompanying notes, Morri...

Photograph

Park Hotel

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Park Hotel in winter. A man on the left is carrying a sled piled with firewood.

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Description: The Railroad YMCA building at S. 3rd and W. Florida Streets.

Drawing

Milwaukee River

Date: 1874 

Description: Milwaukee River near the Milwaukee settlement. People are depicted doing work in boats along the shore. Original is a pen and ink drawing, presumably made...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: An unsuccessful test of Glenn Curtiss' hydroplane in San Diego Bay. The pilot about to be rescued is thought to be Milwaukee's John Kaminski.

Date: 1949-02-22 

Description: Assistant Fire Chief Sebastian C.A. Ratcliffe shaking hands with three fire fighters with whom he has teamed to fight many fires in Madison. The photograph...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of a cable ferry in the Cuyahoga River. A man and several chairs can be seen on the ferry. A rocky pass can be seen down the river. Writing on photogr...

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the center a man poses sitting on a plow pulled by a team of two horses. In front of him is a dog, and another dog lies just behind the plow. Standing b...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advanced, horse-drawn road grader in action. Here, excess dirt moves up a conveyor belt and is dumped in a wagon next to the grader.

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Photograph

Wood Sawyers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wood sawyers gathering wood and hauling it on a sled pulled by horse near Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russia. There is a large stack of lumber as well as a pi...

Photograph

Regal Laundry Truck

Date: 1940 

Description: International model D-15-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body owned by the Regal Laundry. According to the original caption, the truck was o...

Date: 1911-04 

Description: Workmen pose on a steam-powered pile driver at work at the north end of the slough on the Wisconsin River. The railroad was extended from the village to t...

Photograph

Proxmire Jogging

Date: 1967-07-11 

Description: Senator William Proxmire jogging on the mall in front of the U.S. Capitol. Proxmire was a physical fitness advocate, and he was well known for his daily ru...

Date: 1908-09-18 before

Description: Luncheon menu from the S.S. Marquette, with a framed illustration of a white-bearded man in profile holding a pipe and turning away to look at a sai...

Photograph

Iowa's First Flyer

Date: 1909-03 

Description: Carl Bates in his airplane. The bottom half of the card shows the beginning of a race between Bates' invention and an automobile. Bates was from Clear Lake...

Photograph

Bamby Donut Truck

Date: 1950 

Description: A man removes a wire tray filled with wrapped packages from an International LB-110 truck owned by the Excelsior Baking Company. The truck is parked along...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two salesmen stand beside one of the Willson's Monarch Remedies horse-drawn wagons. Willson's sold patent medicines, spices, extracts, flavorings, and "toi...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Street Scene featuring, bicycles, automobiles, and palm trees. A large clock stands on a street corner where pedestrians cross, and stone and brick buildi...

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