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Description: W.W. II scrap metal drive. Scoutmaster Edward G. Shaw and his troop of boy scouts on bicycles and on a trailer loaded with scrap metal. The trailer is hitc...
Description: Shows wards and selected points of interest. Includes street index. Oriented with north to upper right.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Men carry cut sisal leaves to take to a decorticating mill (which removes the outer husk), loading them on a donkey, and tram car which is on rails.
Description: Panoramic view of train loaded with Chevrolet automobiles. Caption at top reads, "The largest shipment of automobiles ever unloaded in Milwaukee, sold and...
Description: Portrait of George Smith, hermit, rescued from squalid shack in Cottage Grove, and taken to Dane County home in Verona.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Beulah Irene Miller (1888-1958) and Charles Buy Thomas (1879-1925), a dairy farmer, posing in...
Description: A man is driving an International Scout Traveler that is crossing a body of water. Caption with photograph reads: "The 1978 Scout Traveler wagon easily han...
Description: Exterior view of "Kea Ora," a small cottage with a screened-in porch amongst the oaks and pines.
Description: A man uses a truck marked "USMC 66750" to haul a wrecked vehicle through a parking lot at what might be Camp Pendleton. There are numerous vehicles and bui...
Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley Tract community garden. Erwin O. Huebnow, the 1948 Farley tract head, is shown with Professor Paul Bender, who is...
Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter S. Goodland and two unidentified Boy Scouts with a Reitan-Lerdahl calendar.
Description: Dwight (Ike) Eisenhower holds a press conference in the War Room at Eighth U.S. Army Headquarters in Korea.
Description: Couples and bartenders at the bar in Rose Bud Tavern (Club Rosebud), Route 50 (3520 E. Washington Avenue), examine a poster which reads "$1200 in cash priz...
Description: View from across road of the exterior of the three-story high school. A datestone above the arched entrance says: "High School 1913."
Description: Hiroyoshi Yamamoto of Kurwe-shi, Japan (right) decorates a Christmas tree in the home of his hosts, the Dr. Frank K. Dean family. Tom (center) stands behin...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The north end of Central Avenue.
Description: View of the public square in downtown Stevens Point with a crowd of people and animals in the foreground.
Description: Everett L. Liddicoat, an insurance agent and 4-year veteran of the Army Air Corps, was diagnosed with polio in 1949.
Description: This map shows lakes, rivers, railroads, and the soil types of Langlade County. Legends of soil types, conventional signs, and stoniness and slope are incl...
Description: Out-of-doors classes during Freedom Summer at the Freedom School, Priest Creek Baptist Church.
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