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Date:  

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...

Date: 1991-07 

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.

Photograph

Lumber Wagon

Date: 1902-05 

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...

Book or Pamphlet

Historic Waterways

Date: 1888 

Description: Front cover of Reuben Gold Thwaites' Historic Waterways, with an image of a man and a woman paddling a rowboat on a river.

Book or Pamphlet

H.M.S. Terror

Date: 1838 

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...

Photograph

Tennessee Avenue

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.

Photograph

Ruins of Cyclone

Date: 1924-08-07 

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...

Date: 1869-02-20 

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.

Date: 1948-01-11 

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...

Photograph

Slewing Drive

Date: 1971-07-24 

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...

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men posing on a parkside path. Some occupy benches while others stand on the path. Published by Samuel N. Harper.

Date: 1945-12-15 

Description: Herb Pierstorff, mechanic, shown on the left with Merlin Loe, apprentice mechanic, recently discharged veteran of the Armed Forces, at Waters Motor Company...

Photograph

Recycling Man

Date: 2009-05-08 

Description: James, a recycling man, poses with his wagon of recyclables.

Date: 1919-02-22 

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...

Date: 1937 

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Crowd of passengers posed on "New Dell Queen" steamboat. Bridge in background.

Date: 1926-09 

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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