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Date: 1849-04-19 

Description: Poster offering $600 reward for the return of three runaway slaves in Calvert County, Maryland. The three slaves are Henry Morsell, Jim Parker, and Bill Hu...

Date: 1916 

Description: The millionaire David Waltham (played by George Fawcett, holding a cigar and scowling) is in a group of businessmen in an office for a scene still for the...

Date: 1938 

Description: Men stand around an International D-40 truck used to transport two giraffes. They are inside a large wooden crate on the back of the truck which is in a bu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Smithsonian Institute's 'Castle' building from a nearby lawn. The sprawling, crenelated, multi-part stone structure is bordered by some tree...

Date:  

Description: Copy photograph of a a studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting, the woman holding a child, in front of three Ho-Chunk men posed standing....

Date: 1959 

Description: Leo Kehl, head of the Kehl School of Dance in Madison, introduces Patti, his first dancing granddaughter.

Photograph

Obey and Knowles

Date: 1965-09 

Description: Governor Warren Knowles (seated) signing the Technical Education Re-Organization Bill or the Higher Education Reorganization Bill a.k.a. the Obey-Nikolay B...

Photograph

Livestock Truck

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: An International livestock truck hauls several animals, possibly cows, along a dirt road. The truck may be a Model H or 21.

Date: 1860 after

Description: Lady Liberty is holding a wreath in her left hand and a Union flag in her right hand. A federal (bald) eagle and a cannon appear behind her. A verse that a...

Photograph

Bascom Hall

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Exterior of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1951-11-15 

Description: Exterior rear view of the Stewart and Jean Douglas house at 811 Farwell Drive in Maple Bluff. The house includes some floor to ceiling windows, including...

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: A large crowd gathered around a bandstand on Capitol Square watching a band playing at the Wisconsin State Centennial celebration.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View down Main Street with a horse-drawn carriage and large brick buildings.

Photograph

Devil's Doorway

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Devil's Doorway rock formation. Far below is Devil's Lake and the opposite shoreline with bluffs in the distance.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man plowing a field with a McCormick 624 tractor in Germany.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A crowd of audience members dancing and standing at the foot of the stage at the Sound Storm music festival.

Date: 1933-06-30 

Description: Queen of the "Century of Progress" exhibition, Lillian Anderson of Racine, Wisconsin, poses behind the wheel of a McCormick-Deering W-30 tractor in the Int...

Date: 1978 

Description: A red and white International Scout II off-roading up a steep rise in the desert.

Date: 1921 

Description: This map is part of the survey of the northern and northwestern lakes. The map shows Sheboygan Harbor on the shore of Lake Michigan and the Sheboygan River...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

The Western Queen Bee Hive Advertisement

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: An advertisement for an Improvement in Movable Frame Bee Hives, The Western Bee Hive. Patented January 9, 1872 by H. Staggs from Topeka Kansas. Claims to b...

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