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Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Downed wires and broken tree limbs mar the scene in front of the First Congregational Church at 131 6th Avenue.

Photograph

Mortar Entrenchment

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A three inch trench mortar entrenchment, surrounded by piles of logs and barbed wire fence going beyond the log fortification into a forested area. Two sol...

Date:  

Description: Soo Line train wreck. Image of tracks with overturned cars and people standing on and around tracks.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man sits in a Ford Model T touring car which is stuck in the snow on a hill in a rural area.

Date: 1927-10-14 

Description: A young man is sitting on a stack of hay or grain in a field near a movie camera on a tripod.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Main Street as seen from south sidewalk east of 1st Street. View of the Spire on the Baptist Church and the tower on the Court House. Storefronts, from le...

Photograph

Picnic in the Woods

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: View from end of picnic table of five women and two men standing and sitting during a picnic in the middle of a woods. Plates, cups, thermoses, and various...

Date: 1945-05 ca.

Description: View of a soldier seated on rocky ground looking off to the left. Behind him and to the right a row of soldiers are behind sandbags, and behind them are a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamship "Saint Paul" on the Mississippi River near Keokuk. Writing on the ship reads: "St. Louis, Quincy & Keokuk Jo Line Saint Paul." Postcard reads: "K...

Date:  

Description: Large group portrait over water towards campers and counselors posed in two rows along a pier. They are all wearing swimming suits, and some wear swimming...

Photograph

Hunting Woodcock

Date: 1967 

Description: A man is kneeling down in tall grass, holding his rifle in his right hand and two woodcocks in his left hand. His dog (a setter) is lying on the ground nex...

Date: 1941 

Description: An International KR-11 truck used for refueling parks next to a line of airplanes on a runway. There is a man standing on one of the planes holding a hose...

Date: 1944-01-24 

Description: "Beach Road," Robert Doyle's caption in the Milwaukee Journal said it best, "Saidor travel Bureau never reports roads impassable as long as wheels a...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Lake Mendota shoreline, including the Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym or Old Red) and the Old Boat House.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A family of nine sits on their front lawn with the interior tableware set for tea or coffee. In the background, a man is leaning against an unidentified ob...

Photograph

Thompson House

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The William Thompson family on the porch roof of their substantial brick bracket style house with shutters and with latticework at its foundation. A girl o...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Soldiers marching in formation in front of a large building at the Military Academy.

Postcard

Weeds Mill

Date: 1885 

Description: Photographic postcard of Weeds Mill. View of the mill with smokestacks and logs piled on the pond shoreline waiting for processing. A steam locomotive is v...

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy standing on a sidewalk. They are both looking at a police officer sitting on the sidewalk holding a banana peel. Laurel is hol...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a residential street divided by a median planted with trees and shrubs. On the right, fences separate the sidewalk from the front lawns of houses.

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