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Description: Please listen to the great owlPlease listen to the educationPlease learn how to save hard thingsfor the easy way
Description: A bisque doll of a woman with her face and hands painted black. She is wearing a red plaid dress with two aprons. The doll was made in Germany in 1890-1910...
Description: She didn't quite make clear what we were going to find when we got hereon the outer edge of worryIt wasn't Chinamen and it wasn't wild riceA ha...
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Description: You came to know that book by its covered distance,well remembered by the measureof the trudging barefoot mile
Date: 1864-12-15 ca.
Description: A notification of the President's thanks and certificate of honorable service to the 160th Regiment of Ohio Volunteers. Document is signed by President Lin...
Description: Inside of Coke bottle cap with a head shot of Packers full back, #37 Jim Taylor.
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In one photograph Barbara Ellen Joy, camp owner and co-director, cooks over a large grill are...
Description: Diary and account book kept by Nicolaus C. Duerst.
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying three photographs from the Lake Katherine trip. Includes campers grouped around a campsite, some sitting in...
Description: A feather, likely from Old Abe. It was found among unsorted material in an envelope marked "Old Abe's feather for Helen". There is no information on who...
Description: The tattered remains of a processing envelope from The Photoart House. Handwritten on the envelope is "Ice Machine, 111, 893," "Schoelkopf, 210 E Wash Ave....
Description: Years ago, there was a man-sound from the hills, and a lifetime laterits aged and legendary echo
Description: Overhead view of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin.
Description: That morning is adrift in passing;it cannot last the day.Those years are anchored to each other;there is no other way.
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying scenes of Joy Camps camp craft activities during Beaver Point trip. Includes fires and lashings, campers ea...
Description: Some towering hand-made genius had fighting words to sell
Description: A souvenir from a national model airplane competition. A member of Hangar 13 of Beloit, Wisconsin was a contestant in this event and added this item to his...
Description: We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxesBut some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View from the heel of a pair of dark brown leather moccasins beaded in yellow, pink, green and white floral and plant designs. The moccasins were created a...
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