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Men Plowing Field

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Description: Probably a first plowing of land after the trees and stumps have been removed by grubbing. Many roots still remain, and the "breaking plow" turns a wide fu...

Date: 1852-04-05 

Description: View along the east bank of the Galena River (also known as the Fevre River). From a full plate daguerreotype by Alexander Hesler, Chicago photographer.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of Seminole Native American men, women, and children in front of a structure with a thatched roof in the Everglades area. There are twenty individu...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Road workers grading a rural country road with an Avery tractor and wooden grading blocks. The image was cropped from a postcard collected by International...

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Willimantic River

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Willimantic river from a foot bridge with waterfront buildings in the distance. Published by Hiram N. Fenn.

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Description: Close-up of a camp counselor and young camper in a rowboat on the water. They are looking at each other and smiling. Both are wearing white shirts and dark...

Date: 1952-01-15 

Description: Roy L. Matson, editor of the Wisconsin State Journal, boards a plane to start a 25,000-mile air tour of Europe and the Near East under the sponsorship of t...

Date: 1955-07-19 

Description: The Nation's First Watershed Project historical marker commemorates the large-scale soil and water conservation project that began in Coon Creek in 1933. S...

Date: 1947-02-19 

Description: Pictured are newcomers to Madison, Mrs. John W. (Evelyn) Brown, 2643 Van Hise Avenue, and her six-month-old son, John Christian.

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Warren Potter

Date: 1932 

Description: Warren Potter, holding a bucket, poses with his sheep and lambs. There is a road in the background and a farmstead on the other side of the road.

Date: 1949-04-07 

Description: Charles M. Mickelson loading an automatic washer with the companion dryer at the left at the Madison Home Appliance and Radio Show in the East High School...

Date: 1896 

Description: Quarter-length profile portrait of a man with goatee wearing a fez. The details in the face, hair, and clothing are highlighted in charcoal. Unknown relat...

Date: 1936-11-29 

Description: Exterior view of the Allis Chalmers farm implements building, 601-607 Williamson Street (Machinery Row).

Date: 1951-01-11 

Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., addresses a joint session of the Wisconsin State Legislature.

Date: 1969 

Description: Two construction workers take a break at the side of the building of the World Trade Center.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A young man operates a horse-drawn hay rake in a field, while other men rake by hand. There are large piles of hay scattered in the field. In the far backg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the auditorium. Male inmates fill the seats, and a man sits on the stage facing them. Printed below in the image: "The Auditorium-New York State...

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High School

Date: 1924 

Description: Exterior view of the Cameron High School. The building features three stories, a bell tower, and a flag pole. A home is in the distance.

Date: 1784 

Description: Plate 46. Portrait from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.

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Berry's Landing

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Description: Berry's landing; man in a canoe under overhanging cliff.

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