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Description: A man in a top hat and a seated woman pose against a tree on both sides of the image, and a baby in a baby carriage is in the middle. Fernwood; Grounds of...
Description: "Les Beck draws water from the Rock River to water eight colorful flower boxes put up by the Theresa Lions Club."
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Two men doing road work with a Titan tractor hitched to a road grader.
Description: View across yard of six oxen pulling a lumber wagon along a road near a sawmill. A man stands besides the oxen holding a long whip over his shoulder. Eleva...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Two men use horse-drawn McCormick grain binders in a field in front of a dairy barn at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. A grain elevator or walkway ext...
Description: Front cover of Reuben Gold Thwaites' Historic Waterways, with an image of a man and a woman paddling a rowboat on a river.
Description: Position of H.M.S. Terror on the 22nd of February, 1837. The sailing ship was immobilized in the sea ice near Southampton Island, at the entrance to...
Date: date unknown
Description: View down Tennessee Avenue, with the locations of mines marked in the hills in the distance. Men walk past shops on either side of the avenue.
Description: The aftermath of a killer tornado, including an arrow and caption that reads: "William Berg Killed Here." In the background near the farmhouse are a group...
Description: Engraved image of a man riding an ice velocipede, a bicycle-like vehicle with a studded front wheel and back blades. In the background is an iceboat.
Description: The remains of the Milwaukee Road railroad engine of the Portage to Madison passenger train, which exploded and derailed south of Arlington in Columbia Cou...
Description: Slewing drive that was purchased by the Dravo Corporation. Original Falk caption reads, "Slewing Drive-2 parts-(1) 19 feet 5 inches O.D. x 6 1/2 inch wide...
Description: View across road of three men, three women, a girl and a boy posing standing near a wooden fence. There is a trap pulled by a single horse with blinders pa...
Description: A group of men posing on a parkside path. Some occupy benches while others stand on the path. Published by Samuel N. Harper.
Description: Herb Pierstorff, mechanic, shown on the left with Merlin Loe, apprentice mechanic, recently discharged veteran of the Armed Forces, at Waters Motor Company...
Description: James, a recycling man, poses with his wagon of recyclables.
Description: Workers using a steam shovel to dig a "borrow pit" for the no. 2 mine. The shovel is loading soil onto a rail car on a narrow gauge railroad track. Benham...
Description: Two International D-40 road repairs trucks used by the Brennan Paving Company are parked on the side of the road with men sitting in the cabs. They are in...
Description: Crowd of passengers posed on "New Dell Queen" steamboat. Bridge in background.
Description: Two men unload (or load) bags from the back of an International Model S truck used by S.A. Steck & Co. A sign on side of building reads, "Feed Barn". The t...
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