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Date: 1903 ca.

Description: View towards vehicles in the street, including hearses, and horses from the Burton House Livery parked along the curb in front of storefronts. Men stand ho...

Date: 1904-02-27 

Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol fire of February 26-27, 1904 from East Main Street at about 4:00 a.m. The East and West wings were destroyed, as was mu...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Factory workers stand amid machinery in the forge shop at the McCormick Reaper Works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men pose next to a silo that is under construction, with wood scaffolding around it.

Photograph

Big Load of Logs

Date: 1903 

Description: A man sits atop a very high load of logs on a sled pulled by three horses. There is snow on the ground. Numbers are written on the cut ends of the logs.

Date: 1902-08 

Description: Elevated view of the railroad depot taken from the wooden shake roof of a building. On the right are railroad tracks, depot buildings, grain storage and a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town. The Mississippi River and far shoreline is in the background. The Furnace Branch creek runs through the town in the foreground.

Date: 1900 after

Description: This photocopy map shows city wards, streets, block and lot numbers, additions, selected buildings, Lake Winnebago, the Fox River, and railroads as of 1895...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Farmer sits in the seat of a horse-drawn McCormick grain binder, probably in Russia. The "McCormick" name on the binder appears in Russian.

Photograph

Valley House

Date: 1909 

Description: Two men stand on the sidewalk in front of a boardinghouse [?]. A man and a dog sit on the porch of the Valley House.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Library of the McCormick family home at 675 Rush Street. The home was built for Cyrus Hall McCormick and his wife Nettie Fowler in 1873.

Photograph

Cassville Park

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of trees in Cassville Park.

Date: 1909-11 

Description: Postcard of a photograph of a posed group of orphan children of miners from mine disaster, Nov. 13, 1909. Writing reads: "#31 Group made orphans by Cherry...

Photograph

Harvesting Grain

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across field towards farm workers posing while harvesting grain. Two McCormick grain binders drawn by mules are in the distance.

Date: 1900 

Description: A Hydrographic map of Lake Mendota that shows the depths of the lake through contour lines and cross sections of the lake. Also shown in the map are the a...

Photograph

Soper House

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Residence of B.H. Soper, a furniture manufacturer and dealer.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Elevated view of field of henequen or sisal, probably in Yucatan, Mexico.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Aunt Helen and Syl standing on an overlook at River Park. Behind them is a bridge spanning a wide river.

Date: 1909 

Description: Photomontage of a man pulling a giant fish into his rowboat. As the text box in the lower left corner--which reads "Swallowed The Pole and All"--suggests,...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1907 

Description: A couple stands outside their dwelling adjacent to Tanana Commercial Company, established in 1880. Stacks of lumber and a large saw are visible in the for...

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