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Description: Color photo of Jane Leeney, in red, white, and blue pants, shirt, and hat sitting on a cliff. She is holding a large flag, and a sign beside her reads, "17...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of an iron ore ship unloading. Several workers can be seen on board the ship. Writing on photograph reads: "Unloading Iron Ore At Sparrows Point, MD...
Description: Madison television programs are hosted by Madison women and cover topics like cooking, arts, fashion and crafts. A husband and wife team, Bea and Carson Gu...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Close-up of a woman holding a handkerchief up to her face and weeping.
Description: Unidentified man with moustache.
Description: Young boys digging a garden in an urban setting on "Mowhawk Street near Larrabee." Original caption reads: "Newberry School boys who have gotten into the h...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man wearing a bowl-shaped straw hat operates a horse-drawn mower in a field.
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Reverend Gustav Stearns, Milwaukee pastor.
Description: Della Royal (Mrs. Rhoda Royal) sits in a 2-wheeled cart decorated with flowers and harnessed to her world famous horse, "Glendive," as taken from a 1906 ha...
Description: Poster for the 4th of July celebration in Oostburg, Wisconsin. The featured entertainment consisted of acts for which the Ben Bergor Entertainment Agency w...
Description: Dorothea Schon, Sun Prairie artist, at work in her studio on her sculpture of Christ the King. When it is completed, the four and a half by three foot wood...
Description: Holiday postcard of a girl seated on stones, with a boy resting his head on her lap. Burned-out buildings along a street can be seen behind them. The image...
Description: Winners of the Wisconsin "Make It Yourself with Wool" contest are shown with their work. At left is Kay Lyon, junior winner (ages 14 - 17); on the right is...
Description: Nancy Krahn dressed as a kitten relaxes after dance practice.
Date: 1974 ca.
Description: Two men applying systemic fungicide to an American Elm on a residential street through a gravity-feed.
Description: The cover of "Tom Swift and His Airship or the Stirring Cruise of the Red Cloud."
Description: Man pumps gas into an automobile at the Consolidated Boat Co. There is advertising for Coca-Cola, Baby Ruth, and Occident Flour on the side of the small fr...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Children and adults enjoy a picnic in the wooded schoolyard at the Cloverland School, District No. 2. Pans of food have been placed on boards supported by...
Description: Logs floating down the river beneath the bridge on the Chippewa River. On the far shoreline are billboards. One advertises for "J.R. Sharp Hardware." Men a...
Description: Group portrait of Mrs. Wilson (Audrey) Fahlberg and her children, Karen, 8, and Wilson Jr., 4 at their trailer home at Badger Village. Mrs. Wilson is the p...
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