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Date:  

Description: Rooms remembered for what they led to
What they shut out and how they silent sang

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Three men standing in a junkyard with piles of wheels, chairs, and other wooden items in the background near the side of a building. The ground is littere...

Date: 1938-09-12 ca.

Description: Men operating an International ID-40 industrial tractor and an Adams grader on a dirt road. Original caption reads: "International ID-40 Diesel wheel tract...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses wearing snowshoes at his cottage in Fish Creek, now 4108 Main Street. There is a large snowdrift in the foreground.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Protesters demonstrating for women's rights parade up and down Fifth Avenue. They had previously been arrested at the White House.

Photograph

Owen Railroad Depot

Date: 1919 

Description: The office of the Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Sault Ste. Marie Railroad. Left to right: Bert Spaulding, an Owen business man; mail clerk Frank Dick; L.H. Lu...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a man crouching in front of a McCormick Farmall Super C tractor with a C-254 cultivator to measure a stalk of corn in a field.

Date: 1909 

Description: View across road of school children and a man and a woman standing in front of the two-story public school. There is a bell tower above the entrance. A num...

Date: 1958-01-17 

Description: Five members of the V.F.W. Booster Club present a $50 check to Joseph R. "Roundy" Coughlin (right) for Roundy's Fun Fund. Roundy's Fun Fund benefited hand...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk man George Lowe posed standing, and his wife posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a long coat, suit jack...

Date: 1937-07-13 

Description: View from street of two men removing a sofa from the back of an International D-30 truck owned by Teetzel Company Interior Designers.

Date: 1923-08 

Description: Man spraying pesticide(?) on a tree in an orchard. Original Caption: "Copy negative loaned by Niagara Sprayer Company. No negative."

Date: 1893 

Description: Front cover of a brochure for Champion Mowers and Binders. Features a color illustration of a man reclining in a chair, while holding a large sheet of pape...

Date: 1935-08-19 

Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's West Pullman Works spray paints the interior of a 6-can McCormick-Deering milk cooler.

Photograph

Mower in Field

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man uses what appears to be a mower drawn by two horses to work in a field. Farm buildings and other workers are in the background, as well as children...

Date: 1947 

Description: Two men use a dolly from inside a shed to load bags of cement onto the bed of an International KBS-7 truck owned by Security Materials Company. The truck i...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones and his mother, Georgia Lloyd Jones, look at an iceboat on frozen Lake Monona. Houses along the north shore are in the backgrou...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Three men unload sisal fiber (fibre) from a train at an International Harvester twine mill. Original caption reads: "Unloading fiber at an International Ha...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1926 

Description: View down an unpaved street at the intersection of Main Street and Nelson Street. There are pedestrians on the sidewalks, and a man is shoveling in the str...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men and children posed in front of large piles of snow-covered logs, ready to be dumped from landings into the river after the spring thaw.

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