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Description: An actor in an Indian headdress and jewelry for performance of "Black Hawk, or Lily of the Prairie," a drama written by Mary Elizabeth Mears and presented...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Interior view of an early Pawling and Harnischfeger crane design with cab-operated dial controls. The stencil on the crane says "Pawling and Harnischfeger...
Description: Fox Lake Area. Sailboats and people at end of dock.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View of the L.F. Kellogg houes at the intersection of State and Dayton Streets. Visible on the porch are Julia Kellogg and "Grandma" Adams.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: First block of West Main Street. A portion of South Hamilton Street is at the right of the image. The original railroad causeway is at the upper right.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...
Description: Men maneuver an experimental lightweight tractor designed by John F. Steward through the yard of one of International Harvester's factories - most likely M...
Description: The original caption reads, "The Universal Engineer Tractor never turns down a job. Bulldozing ability was designed in and built into this vehicle. Self-lo...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: W.W. Cargill Company's grain elevator.
Date: date unknown
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of Peter Maerz and Mrs. Susan Maerz Maier in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Photograph of a swarm of bees on an "iron Policeman" in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Caption reads: "One of the most noval [sic] pictures ever taken or ever publi...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Temple Theatre Lobby including murals painted by Ken DeWaard depicting scenes of Vernon county.
Description: Interior view of the Stephenson Public Library. In the foreground is a large octagon librarian's desk surrounded by columns. Bookshelves are along the wall...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Peter Engelmann (1823-1874), Wisconsin educator and naturalist. Engelman founded the German-English Academy in Milwau...
Description: Storefront of the Universal Grocery Company, 20 W. Mifflin Street, with window displays. Also visible is a portion of The Hub, 22 W. Mifflin Street, a sto...
Description: Children seated at tables playing board games and working on a jigsaw puzzle, with three women assisting.
Description: Crowd watching a woman with two white horses in a circus parade.
Date: 1862 before
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Jairus Cassius Fairchild, Madison's first mayor.
Date: 1914 after
Description: Entrance loggia and kitchen windows from the courtyard near the porte-cochere of Taliesin II.
Description: Parade passing under arch at the intersection of First and Main Streets.
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