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Date: 1945 

Description: A group of men gather around a cotton picker on display at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two women surrounded by flowers in the Philippines. They are wearing "voluminous blouses of a sheer material," as Carrie Chapman Catt describes in her jour...

Photograph

Two Men in Forest

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Two men reclining and resting in a wooded area β€œat Dorr Johnson's, Little Bear Valley,” Wis.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lights hang over the street. Business signs read: "J.H. Kreiling Tailor" "J...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Tractor pulling a P&O plow in a field.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a wooden building showing the front doors, stoop and bell tower of the Trinity Lutheran Church.

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View of a residential street lined with trees, probably taken in early Spring. The home of A.H. Allyn can be seen at left. A covered fountain can be seen i...

Photograph

Post Office Opening

Date: 1985-07 

Description: "A ribbon cutting ceremony was held when Theresa's new Post Office was officially opened."

Photograph

Boathouse and Boats

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of a boathouse across from Edgerton Flats with a row of boats in front of the building. Two men stand on the pier.

Date: 1930-08-29 

Description: Lyman Sylvester of 1818 Keyes Avenue, the winner of the automobile economy driving contest, stands next to a Chevrolet Six automobile outside Hult's Capita...

Date: 1939 

Description: Elevated view of students from the Washburn High School Band marching in a parade at the Music Festival, on Main Street. Students are wearing marching band...

Date: 1927 

Description: Exterior view of a small cottage at the Grandview Hotel. Flowers are in a window box and an automobile is parked in back.

Date: 1945-08 

Description: The medal ceremony for the crew of the Enola Gay, the B-29 Super Fortress that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima. This photograph was taken by Al...

Photograph

Franklin Trostle

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Madison Police Chief Frank Trostle. Trostle served as police chief from 1925-1930.

Photograph

Barn and Two Silos

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a barn and its two attached silos. Adjacent to the barn there is a fenced-in area with two horses and a rider wearing a hat. Farm located...

Photograph

Old Stage Coach

Date: 1925 

Description: Men and women pose on an old stage coach pulled by four horses. In the background are commercial buildings at the corner of Main and First Streets. The coa...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of Bascom Hall with dome (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus looking north past the front portico. The view includes...

Photograph

Pompey's Pillar

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A view of Pompey's Pillar, a rock formation four miles northeast of Highland. Written on the reverse of the photograph: "It is 150 feet high from the base...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A stocky man in a white suit stands at a lectern and microphone in front of the Elks Lodge (Al. Ringling home). Other men and women sit on the platform. A...

Photograph

Licari's Tavern

Date: 1980 

Description: Four arches reach above decorative thatched windows on a Spanish style building, which was known as Licari's Tavern. 1405 Emil Street.

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