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Description: Workers saw logs at a sawmill site in a wooded area. The equipment was powered by an International PD-80 power unit.
Description: Ruben Gold Thwaites, Iva Welsh, and Mary Foster dressed as "Box and Cox" and Mrs. Bouncer from the 1840's comedy Box and Cox. They are at a costume...
Date: date unknown
Description: Billhead of Rogers, Henry & Williams of Viroqua, Wisconsin, dealers in general merchandise, with a grimacing man in a jacket, vest, trousers, and top hat s...
Description: Farm family and their dog in front of a two-story brick farmhouse.
Date: 1890-06-18 ca.
Description: Group portrait outdoors of the reunion of Company F, 16th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, held at the farm of George W. Dibble in Rock County. Back row, left...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two men posed with guns in a hunting cabin. The room in sparsely furnished with a table, chairs, and a bed.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Krueger family. There is a farm building behind them.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: African American driver delivering a load of lumber with an International Model H semi-truck. The truck was owned by Farrar Lumber Company. The company was...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Men stand on the street level porch and women on the second floor wrap-around balcony of the Alba House. A sign on the railing advertises a harness shop.
Description: View looking north across the Highway 21 bridge at Necedah Lake. A man, likely a Resettlement Administration worker, stands holding a pipe in the foregroun...
Date: 1910-09 ca.
Description: Three men are in a horse-drawn carriage in front of the Dillon Hotel where a man and woman look on from the front porch. The group is preparing to leave fo...
Description: Each Brick of cheese weighs out at approximately 5 pounds. The general rule of thumb is that it takes 10 pounds of milk to produce 1 pound of cheese. A 5 p...
Description: "Joan Glaab and her son, of Brownsville, start on a boating trek down the Rock River."
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: South Vietnamese medic inspects a wound on the shoulder of a Sea Swallow soldier at the village on Van Dinh.
Description: Algerian National Liberation Front members laugh while having tea. Two men lean against a large boulder inside a cave. There are cups at their feet and rif...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Kentucky grain drills featuring a color illustration of a man operating a horse-drawn grain drill in a field.
Description: Hoenig Brothers & Co. two-story hardware and undertaking storefront. A man stands to the left of the building.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Publicity still of Valeska Suratt wearing a hat composed mostly of wires, c. 1916.
A stamp on the back of the print reads:
William Fox presents VALESKA...
Description: Stereograph of Ashley Bennett ("Cookie") who volunteered his services during the float, and the cook Mike Lane, on the Arpin fleet of lumber rafts.
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