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Date: 1862 

Description: Cover of an advertising booklet for John H. Manny's Single Mower. It features an illustration of men using the mower, surrounded by informative text.

Photograph

Farmer's Birthday

Date: 1983-07-07 

Description: John Fitzsimmons and Barton Voegeli take a break from discing the fields to eat the birthday cake that Voegeli's wife made to celebrate the occasion.

Date: 1907-12-25 

Description: A crowd poses with Santa Claus in front of Hall's Book Store during a Christmas celebration. Business signs read (partially obscured) "National Bank" and "...

Date:  

Description: Group of men posing in a field. There are two trucks parked behind the group, and axes are propped up in the foreground.

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Eleanor Roosevelt and Millard Lampell are seated together looking at a notebook or script.

Photograph

High Jump

Date: 1916-06-13 

Description: Men and children, mostly boys, crowd around a high jump hurdle during a school festival.

Date: 1949-06-12 

Description: "American Legion Picnic at Firemen's Park."

Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David Obey introduces a local resident (back to camera), to President Jimmy Carter. Many photographers stand around the edge of the group and a...

Photograph

Boys with Bicycles

Date: 1899-08 

Description: Three men stand in a field, holding their bicycles. From left to right stand Herman Reich, August Kressin, and Eddie Wendorf.

Date: 1918 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International ensilage cutters, featuring an illustration of farmers using an ensilage cutter to fill a silo. At the bo...

Photograph

Pickets in Uniform

Date: 1948-05 ca.

Description: The message of United Packinghouse Workers of American picketers gained force when members who were veterans wore their uniforms. One picket sign reads "We...

Date: 1987-09 ca.

Description: Three young boys in bleachers during a preseason Green Bay Packers game against the Washington Redskins at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, WI. The Packers...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Shirley Krueger standing on a stump holding a dead squirrel in her right hand while propping a rifle on her left shoulder.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from shoreline of the photographer, Carl A. Peterson, taking a moment to light his pipe while fishing from a boat near the family home.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A young man in the foreground, possibly Ernst Schmidt, stands looking out at sailboats on Geneva Lake. In the foreground on the left a woman is on a sailbo...

Photograph

Fire Damage

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five men standing on the far left survey fire damage on Main Street between N. 2nd and N. 3rd St in Winneconne. The area is completely destroyed. Surroundi...

Date: 1942-04-29 

Description: Men walk along railroad tracks near the 23rd Street entrance at International Harvester's Quad-Cities Tank Arsenal.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: The storefront of Nicholas Kettenhoffen's "Graves Stones & Markers." Three men stand in front of the store with three large grave markers.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Two men and a child, all wearing hats, are at the back of a Milwaukee grain binder. One man is standing with a cradle in his hands. An older man with a bea...

Date:  

Description: A man and a woman stand on the customer side of the counters. Phil Hof stands with a large knife behind a tabled covered with meat, while Sam and Herman Ho...

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