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Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.

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Description: Hugo in hat and coat posed on boardwalk in ravine between Minahau Stadium and Urbandale Park area, with large building behind him.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Four men and one woman in a rowboat on the Mississippi River. In the background is the town of Alma at the foot of bluffs. The woman is holding an umbrella...

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Wilson Park

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Wilson Park. A woman walks on a path that leads to the right, and houses can be seen in the background.

Date: 1923-10-23 

Description: A group of men, possibly fire fighters, appear poised to take part in a hook and ladder competition. A Red Baby truck and other vehicles are parked nearby....

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Harold Smith, wearing a hat, coat, and gloves, sits on a porch step with Max the dog. He is holding a pipe in his right hand.

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Group of Men in Bus

Date: 1912 

Description: Three-quarter view from front of a group of men sitting in an Internatioal bus which is parked at the curb near what appears to be an International Harvest...

Date: 1948-05-01 

Description: The University of Wisconsin ROTC cadets pass in review before the Military Ball Queen, Mary Schneiders, San Diego, California, her court, and ROTC officers...

Date: 1898-08-04 

Description: Carl Schmidt seated in a chair with a cane on a porch in front of a door and a window.

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Ella M. Pickford

Date: 1945-04-24 

Description: Portrait of Ella M. Pickford (Mrs. Henry W. Pickford), 201 South Mills Street. Mrs. Pickford, who is 88 years old, does her own housework and despite poor...

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Men Seated in Lobby

Date: 1962-02 

Description: Several African-American men are seated in what is likely a hotel lobby. Some of the men are reading newspapers. A sign over a doorway in the background sa...

Date: 1980-07-04 

Description: Group of six men posed for an informal portrait. One smokes a cigarette and has a pet squirrel on his shoulder. Another man holds a small U.S. flag. Barrac...

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: Miss Gay Braxton, director of the Neighborhood House and chairman of the Altrusa Club scholarship fund, at right, with two graduate students of the Univers...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women wear uniforms while playing tennis at St. Xavier's Academy. Other women sit on wooden benches alongside the court and trees surround the area.

Date: 1862 

Description: Officers of Company I, 7th Wisconsin Infantry: (left to right) Lt. Joseph N.P. Bird, Captain George H. Walther, and Lt. Christopher Lefler. Their Black ser...

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 56. Drawing from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

Date: 1947 

Description: Original caption reads: "Alfred G. Mohrman listens intently as Commander Gatti queries him regarding the 'aerosol' DDT bomb."

Date: 1999-01-22 

Description: "Fish Fries are very reasonable at the Back Street Cafe. Red Fish (similar to Perch) are only $4.95. A large glass of Slice is 45¢. Our waiter is Brock Cot...

Date: 1945-03 

Description: Surviving crew members of the USS "Franklin" watch an amateur vaudeville on their hanger deck, seven says after their disaster. The USS "Franklin" had mane...

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Mad Hat Luncheon

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Original colorful hats of all types and designs appeared at the spring "Mad Hat" luncheon at the Blackhawk Country Club. Mary Feifarek, left, wears a hat f...

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