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Photograph

Churchill and Leahy

Date: 1946-02-10 

Description: Admiral William D. Leahy, the personal representative of President Truman, greets former Prime Minister Winston Churchill at the Washington D.C. airport. L...

Date: 1900 

Description: Exterior view of the Turvill house and garden. A man and woman are working in the garden near the Turvill home. The woman, wearing a bonnet, is bent over w...

Date: 1937-05-18 

Description: Milton Grafstrom sits behind the wheel of Clyde E. Shorey's Farmall tractor.

Book or Pamphlet

Aviation Stories

Date: 1910 

Description: The cover of "Tom Swift and His Airship or the Stirring Cruise of the Red Cloud."

Photograph

Grandma Dent

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of Grandma Dent, seated, possibly a relative of Ulysses S. Grant. This image is one of several from the Grant family bible.

Date: 1922 

Description: Still from the 1922 Hodkinson film "Affinities," featuring Pietro Sosso (as Professor Savage), John Bowers (as Day Illington), and Colleen Moore (as Fanny...

Date: 1978-05 

Description: Auction of old items at the Weber Brewery.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A man uses a horse-drawn planter (most likely a corn planter) in a field near International Harvester's Richmond Works factory.

Date: 1955 

Description: State patrol officers line up beside their patrol cars at Old District 1 State Patrol Field Headquarters on Highway 12. They appear to be receiving instruc...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across grounds towards the British volunteer forces standing review before the Michigan (units) barracks. A group of Russian spectators are watching n...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Stereograph of a group of men "witching up."

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Description: A group of men, women, and children mingle in an outdoor pavilion.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Men sitting in an International Auto Wagon in front of the Minneapolis International motor truck branch. The men are Red Pierson (front, left), Duane Kuntz...

Photograph

MGM Trackless Train

Date: 1925-08 

Description: The Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer "Trackless Train" parked in front of the Hotel Loraine on West Washington Avenue. The YMCA can be seen on the right. The "Trackless...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Group of people on boat "Zenya" at Hermit Island boat landing. L. to r. in back: Captain Angus; Mrs. Stickae; Florence Baker; Mrs. Baker; Elizabeth Abern...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Wearing a long, white dress, white shoes and a large, ribboned hat, Mary Ansorge poses on a large stone on the rocky bank of Lake Winneconne. Her daughter,...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: An African American worker driving a partially assembled International 8-16 tractor on an assembly line at International Harvester's Tractor Works. Another...

Date: 1925-03-21 

Description: A man loads wooden crates onto the bed of an International Model S truck owned by Herbert Brothers furniture merchants. A row of baby strollers is lined u...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three photographer's wagons, two owned by C.R. Monroe and the other by N.L. Ellis, in front of tents in the countryside. Two men and a woman are posed stan...

Date: 1909-11 

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a posed group of orphan children of miners from mine disaster, Nov. 13, 1909. Writing reads: "#31 Group made orphans by Cherry...

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