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An album of 32 unusual photographs taken in 1905 of graduates of Menomonie High School in Dunn County.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

The Story of Two Communities Through Photographs

Read about the history of Manitowoc and Two Rivers, two Wisconsin communities, and view photos documenting more than 150 years of life in the two cities.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

Harry and Roy Aitken

View the photographic stills from early silent film producers and Waukesha natives Harry and Roy Aitken.

Black-and-white photographs taken and printed by Civil War-era photographer George N. Barnard.

Allan Born, The Born Collection

Allan Born's photographs of Northern Wisconsin during the 1930's and beyond.

View this beautiful collection of Valentine's Day greeting cards collected from 1840 through 1980.

View many photographs of Cassville Wisconsin's varied river life, taken by Frank W. Feiker

A Wisconsin family's photography of their life, pets, parades and other festivities from the late 19th through the early 20th century.

Read about the career of Milwaukee-based photographer Simon L. Stein who is known for his portraits of prominent Wisconsin citizens.

View these images shot by an early female war correspondent, Dickey Chapelle from Wisconsin.

Learn about the history of Christmas cards and their various uses during World War I and II, and in postwar America.

The Natchez Poverty Report

View this gallery of photographs from an unpublished 1960s report on living conditions in the African-American neighborhoods of Natchez, Mississippi.

See the designs Wisconsin artists produced for the Centennial Stamp Contest.

Lee una breva historia de Lucha por la Justicia para los Trabajadores Agrícolas

Images of a Milwaukee Manufacturing Powerhouse

Read about one of Milwaukee's most successful manufacturing companies and view vintage photographs of the corporation.

Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

Underground Newspapers of the 1960s and 1970s

Images of the Wisconsin Historical Society's collection of underground newspapers.

Learn the inside story of the Teasdale Vice Committee Investigation of 1913 in Wisconsin and their crusade against "social evil."
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