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Date:  date unknown

Description: View across field of tall grass towards two men on a steam tractor belt-driving a thresher on the far left near a team of two horses. In the background is...

Date: 1900 

Description: Accordion fold advertising card from Adriance, Platt & Company, which manufactured Buckeye and Triumph farm machinery. Features illustrations on both sides...

Date: 1901 

Description: Wilbur Wright (standing, second from the right) with Edward C. Huffaker, Octave Chanute, and George Spratt in the workshed. Chanute was a special visitor f...

Date: 1947-02-05 

Description: Cartoonist Ken Ernst sketching Badger Beauty Ruth Schmitt whom he selected to represent a new character in his comic strip "Mary Worth".

Date: 1904 

Description: Interior office view showing Frank James Harwood, General Manager of Appleton Woolen Mills. Harwood became general manager in 1882 and served as the compa...

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Description: A man and a boy in an Oliver "Row Crop 60" tractor, pulling a full load.

Date: 1933-04-07 

Description: In an obvious publicity stunt, a Northwest Airways pilot delivers the first case of post-Prohibition Atlas Beer to Madison distributor Ira Chambers. The s...

Date: 1949-07-01 

Description: Bing Moy presses shirts at the steam press at Moy's Laundry, 112 N. Pinckney Street.

Date: 1948 

Description: Female factory workers check the weight of bound twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "Matching up balls of baler twine to...

Date: 1905 

Description: George E. Thompson, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a cowboy. Pictured riding a horse and wearing a cowboy hat. Part of a ye...

Photograph

Harvester-Thresher

Date: 1925-09-18 

Description: View from rear of J.P. Wedin operating a tractor and harvester-thresher (combine), sold by dealer L.C. Martin, along the side of a steep hill.

Date: 1953-05 ca.

Description: Cedric Belfrage (facing the camera and wearing a tie) talks to the staff of the "National Guardian" about his appearance before the McCarthy Committee at w...

Photograph

Steffen's Truck

Date: 1935-03-06 

Description: A man loads milk cans onto the back of an International truck used by Steffen's Ice Cream. Signs in the background read, "Steffen's Sunshine Dairy Products...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George Peckham Miller, Milwaukee lawyer.

Date: 1935-04-10 

Description: African American field worker levels the ground with a McCormick-Deering F-12 tractor and a rotary scraper in preparation for planting a new crop of celery...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A farmer sits on a mower pulled by two horses in the middle of a field. Two other men appear to be herding cattle along a path beyond the field. A farm hou...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a booklet produced by the Wisconsin Farm Tractor Sales Company. The cover features the text "Wisconsin Farm Tractor" along with an illustrat...

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: A man on a loading dock near the open door of a building loads metal parts onto the back of an International truck used by the Wesley Heat Treating Company...

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Filling Silo

Date: 1922-10-22 

Description: Two men are unloading silage from a wagon into a silo filler on the farm of Adolph Eichherst. The silo filler is hooked up to a belt for power. Original ca...

Date: 1946-12-07 

Description: During a march in support of the striking Local 75 of the United Automobile Workers, the police arrest one participant.

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