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Description: International Model A-4 motor truck with a 185-inch wheel base, and a horse-drawn wagon hauling Famous Beverwyck Beer. The horse-drawn trailer contains bee...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Man wearing overalls stands outside, holding a rooster in one arm and holding his hat in his other hand. He is probably at the Iron County Fair.
Description: 1898 Oldsmobile decorated with advertising for "Mickey and Minnie Mouse in Person" at RKO Orpheum theater in front of Weber's Restaurant, 218 State Street....
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the Nelson Dewey home. The house burned in 1873. A man is standing near a door or window on the bottom left.
Description: Shipowner Cappy Ricks (played by Charles Abbe) and seamen Matt Peasley (Thomas Meighan) and Ole Peterson (Ivan Linow) onboard a ship in a publicity still f...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Man in a farmyard outside a barn on a Kemp Low Steel manure spreader pulled by two horses. On the left are a group of men wearing overcoats and hats.
Description: Highway bridge on USH 41 with a train pulled by locomotive #496 traveling under the span.
Description: Lincoln Monument construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Workmen are standing around the perimeter of a large hole while others are dig...
Description: Man empties refuse into an International R-180 garbage truck parked in a residential neighborhood.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Three men stand beside parked cars that have been buried by snowfall and snowplow on Fourth Avenue. The Sauk County Courthouse is on the right; commercial...
Description: An Algerian Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) worker bandages a National Liberation Front member's leg. In front of him is a collection of medicine. He w...
Description: Northwest corner of Aurora and Elmwood Avenue looking towards a two-story concrete block building with no windows and a single door.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Sydney Chaplin (Charlie Chaplin's brother) and a German shepherd dog.
"Syd Chaplin and 'Prince,' a war hero, cited three times for brave...
Description: McCormick-Deering No. 60 harvester-thresher (combine) in field pulled by a F-20 Farmall being driven by a man wearing a hat. Decals and/or stencils are vis...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of a group of men, women and children standing outdoors in the snow, possibly to attend the market in Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russi...
Date: 1962-08-05 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Riverside Paper Corporation mill. On the left is a road along a river, and on the right are railroad tracks along the mill. A sign in the...
Description: G. Robert Mowerson (left), Red Cross Director and Robert Doyle (third from left), War Correspondent, posing with Captain O.S. Allen of Columbus, Georgia, a...
Date: 1963-08-11 ca.
Description: Two men on two McCormick reapers at work in a wheat field. In the distance several farm buildings are visible with large clouds in the sky.
Description: An International I-12 tractor owned by the city of Davenport lifts gravel into a truck.
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