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Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two men and a woman sit and stand around a table inside the Ridgell Drug Company and ice cream parlor. Several display cases are arranged behind them and...

Date: 1937-05-14 

Description: Three men pressing garments at Savidusky's Cleaners plant, 827 E. Washington Avenue.

Date: 1930 

Description: Female workers inserting wooden slats into canvas for grain binders in the McCormick Works Twine Mill. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Ma...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View of two people in a canoe on Lake Owen near White Pine Lodge. Just behind them is a swimming platform. In the foreground is a dirt path in the grass,...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a man using a McCormick Farmall M tractor with a forward-mounted cotton planter to work in a field. The original caption reads: "HM-277...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: View of the University of Wisconsin-Madison grounds looking from the water of Lake Mendota. A line of trees grows along the shoreline.

Photograph

Winnebago Ceremony

Date: 1940 

Description: A small crowd gathers for a Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) ceremony under an open air structure, probably in the Wisconsin Dells. Two men in ceremonial dress stand i...

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date:  date unknown

Description: Derailment of a Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault St. Marie Railway train near Waupaca. A large crowd is gathered on an overpass to watch the Soo Line's Wrec...

Date: 1930 

Description: View looking east down Main Street at the intersection with Court Street. Coyle's Drugstore can be seen on the right.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Four women pack and close wooden crates at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the house facade. A dirt path diverges on both sides of the house, leaving a grassy area that includes flowers, a fountain, trees, and a lawn or...

Photograph

Two People Diving

Date:  date unknown

Description: People diving from a pier into the water. On the right, a third diver is standing on the wooden pier.

Date: 1934 

Description: Baby Richard Quinney held by his mother, Alice Quinney, in the farmyard.

Date: 1951-03-17 

Description: Display of Cities Service Oil Company products in the Crystal Ballroom of the Loraine Hotel, 119-125 West Washington Avenue, for a salesmen's meeting "Deal...

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders publicity portrait of Billie Burke resting her cheek on her hand. She wears long white gloves and a large lacy white hat. Published as a...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Governor Becomes Winnebago Chief

Date: 1927-08-27 

Description: Newspaper clipping from an unidentified Madison, Wisconsin publication about Wisconsin Governor Fred Zimmerman being made a Chief of the Ho-Chunk (Winnebag...

Photograph

Sweeping Porch

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: Woman sweeping snow off a porch. She is wearing a dress and apron.

Photograph

Carnival Tent

Date: 1908-06 

Description: Crowd near the front of a side show tent with large banners.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: James E. Doyle Sr., head of the Americans For Democratic Action (1953-1954), at an ADA meeting (perhaps 1954) with Eleanor Roosevelt. As chair of the Wisco...

Date: 1959-05-15 

Description: Two couples visit at the observance of Norway's Syttende Mai Independence Day, sponsored by the Ygdrasil Literary Society at the Wisconsin Center. Left to...

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