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Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Informational meeting for the employees of the Stearns Coal and Lumber Co. at about the time the company was sold. During the 1920s and 1930s the company w...

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Description: Thuy Nguyen lays on the grass in a park on a sunny day.

Date: 1947 

Description: Letterhead of the All Wisconsin Sports Show, presented by the Madison Business Association, with an outline map of the state and a star marking the locatio...

Date: 1903-07 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Edgar Krueger sitting in a rocking chair reading a book next to a house. He has the book he is reading open in his lap. Ivy is growing...

Date: 1997-11-21 

Description: Two young men are packing boxes with bags of Ocean Spray cranberries. In the background women are bagging the cranberries.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Caption on back of photograph states: "Fox Hearst crew testing camera focus on scene which introduces Cyrus Hall McCormick for the first time in the film,...

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Description: Interior view of the Superior Public Library. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "Arch: Carl Wirth, 1902, Carnegie bldg., cost $50,000." In the foregr...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: View of Picnic Point on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The peninsula juts into Lake Mendota. The far shoreline can be seen in the distance.

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Eye Exam

Date: 1933-11-06 

Description: Dr. John E. Hughes, optometrist, tests a patient's vision in his office at 112 E. Main Street, using an eyeglass lens machine.

Photograph

General Cardwell

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: News portrait of General Cardwell saluting.

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ADA Meeting

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Eleanor Roosevelt and national co-chair Leon Henderson (right) at a dinner sponsored by the Union for Democratic Action (later American for Democratic Acti...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: International Model F or 31 truck used for public transportation parked in urban area. Next to the open door on the side of the truck it reads, "Pay As You...

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Plastics Factory

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Factory of the Plastics Division of Consolidated Paper Company, showing several of the early laminate presses used for its World War II military production...

Date: 1896 

Description: Section 10 of 12, this bicycle road map features Wisconsin bicycle routes in the counties of Polk, Barron, Chippewa, St. Croix, and Dunn.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Triptych of the living room fireplace at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. A built-in bookshelf and bench are to the left of the fireplace. The t...

Date: 1925-04-08 

Description: Two men use an International truck outfitted with a scraper to remove snow from a road. One man sits in the cab to steer the truck, the other man stands on...

Photograph

Bolger Family

Date: 1953-10-30 

Description: Group portrait of Mrs. John P. Bolger and her four children.

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Hardware Sales

Date: 1962-12-19 

Description: Hilgendorf's Hardware store clerk shows a saw to a customer.

Date: 1938 

Description: A librarian checks out a book to a young girl, while other children sit at tables reading in the background. When it opened in 1938, the Library had a seat...

Date: 1946-11 

Description: Foreign students at the University of Wisconsin visit Governor Walter Goodland in his office at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The visit was arranged by Caro...

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