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Abandoned Farmhouse

Date: 1963-10-27 ca.

Description: Several trees surround an abandoned farmhouse on a hill.

Date: 1886 

Description: This map has relief shown by hachures and features inset maps of a plat of E.D. Clinton and Blackwell’s add’n to the City of La Crosse. Wards (1-10) shaded...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two guest cottages on the edge of the Wisconsin River. Both cottages have screened-in porches. There is a round garden on the lawn surrounded by stones. An...

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To You

Date: 1930 after

Description: Holiday card with a stylish woman taking a letter from her Scottie dog's mouth. She is wearing a red dress with a white bow and cuffs, and black high heels...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Henry Ford sits on the 1908 model Fordson tractor. The tractor is attached to a plow with another man in the seat.

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Sheet Metal Shop

Date: 1943-12-20 

Description: Men work in the sheet metal shop of the farm machinery engineering department of the International Harvester Company. The original caption reads, "Part of...

Date: 1930 

Description: Exterior of building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1883-11 

Description: The ruins of the unfinished South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol after its collapse while still under construction.

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Sawmill in Necedah

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men working outdoors in the snow. Large logs are stacked and ready to be cut. There are two steam or coal-powered machines in the background runni...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard view of a log resort and filling station on the side of a dirt road.

Date: 1944-05-25 

Description: Three Pi Beta Phi graduates, one in cap and gown, left to right, Mary Jean Zentner, Wauwautosa, wearing cap and gown, Jo Ann Rose, Decatur, Illinois, and M...

Photograph

USS Wisconsin

Date: 1947-06-21 

Description: USS Wisconsin conducting a training cruise fueling at sea.

Photograph

Badger Bus Line

Date: 1946-06-05 

Description: Lorraine Thelen shown boarding one of the "fast express" buses operating between Madison and Milwaukee by Badger Coaches, Inc. The driver shown is Bill Bes...

Date: 1952-01 

Description: Color photograph of two men using McCormick Farmall Super A tractors to mow grass near the runway of an airport. The original caption reads: "This is the m...

Date: 1877 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Janesville on the Rock River.

Date: 1948 

Description: A female factory worker creates balls of twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "This scene shows a battery of balling machin...

Photograph

Sailboat in Harbor

Date:  

Description: Several people stand aboard a sailboat sailing in the harbor. Another smaller boat is appears to be tied to the sailboat.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of Directors' Cabin situated in wooded area, with a slope down to the lake on the right. Original caption notes that this cabin "also serves...

Photograph

Henry Vilas Zoo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Small monkeys in their wire mesh enclosure at the Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), opened in 1911.

Photograph

Loyola Villa Chapel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of the Loyola Villa Chapel, looking towards the altar.

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