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Photograph

Woman Baking Bread

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a uniform and cloth hat kneads bread dough on a board on a wooden table. Her dress has buttoned-on cuffs. A flour sifter, bowl, and loaf pa...

Date: 1962 

Description: Alice in Dairyland 1962, Sylvia Lee Kafkas, poses with a young winner and his entry at the regional Junior Livestock Exposition in Eau Claire.

Photograph

Grain Binder

Date: 1994-08 

Description: Ancient grain binder was put through its paces by Jerry and Dale Kedinger of West Bend.

Photograph

Railroad Trestle

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Timber railroad trestle over a wooded valley, apparently at the final stage of construction.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a man standing next to a douglas fir which is fourteen feet in diameter. The man is dressed in work clothes and an axe rests on his hip. In the b...

Photograph

Trying on Hats

Date: 1956-10-08 

Description: Mrs. Fayon is fitted with a hat.

Photograph

Feed Barn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men, two boys on horses, and two girls pose in front of a feed barn.

Date: 1926-11-18 

Description: W.H. Stuber operates a Gilbert road grader on a road in "Northern Park." Men are standing in the background near a house.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Flora Fels Weege standing in a barn doorway carrying a bucket and a lantern while dressed in traditional Pomeranian attire.

Photograph

Salmon Fishing

Date: 1977-10-07 

Description: Man and woman napping on the rocks with their hats down over their eyes as they fish for salmon.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Early souvenir postcard of the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo), with a camel in the foreground. Series No. A644

Photograph

Three Men Fishing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three fishermen and a black dog sit on a log overhanging a river. One man is reeling in a fish and another holds his catch. The man in the middle is holdin...

Date: 1966 before

Description: Men walk along a curved sidewalk outside the Madison County courthouse. In the background cars are parked along the curb, and storefronts are across the st...

Postcard

"Hay-making"

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company of a photograph of a group of men loading bales of hay onto a horse-drawn wagon. Some of the men ap...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of boys from Eymard Seminary wears ice skates and winter dress while holding hockey sticks.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Rear view of a farmer operating a horse-drawn Milwaukee Corn Binder in a field.

Date: 1950 

Description: A man unloads a bag of Purina animal feed from the back of a checkered International L-150 truck owned by the Agriculture Supply Company. The truck is park...

Date: 1900 

Description: Flyer describing a McCormick Mower field trial victory in Plano, Alabama. Includes a small illustration of a farmer using the horse-drawn mower under the h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the "Apollo No. 1" steamboat and passengers. The side of the steamboat "Germania" is at left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a shipyard with tracks for timber wagons. Several men can be seen both on shore and on boats. One of the boats near the docks reads: "Alberta B. Of...

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