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Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: Mickey Hart, drummer for the Grateful Dead, performing with the band on stage at the Sound Storm music festival. Guitarist Bob Weir is visible on the right...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: An elevated view of a mining community including numerous houses, mining structures, and large mounds of gravel material.

Photograph

City Hall and Jail

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of Athens City Hall, built in 1903-1904, featuring a central dome and clock tower. A water tower can be seen beyond the city jail to the left.

Date: 1916 

Description: Hafsa (played by Lenore Ulric) stands outdoors in an Algerian market.

Date: 1965-07 ca.

Description: Early sunlight shines on a pasture hillside. A small tree and a small, wooden pen are in the foreground. In the background, numerous trees grow on the hill...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ruth or Miriam Bennett in a plaid dress and hat sitting on top of High Rock. Chimney Rock is located below, on the right side of the river.

Photograph

Davidson Windmill

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: A windmill with eight vanes stands along an unpaved road. The mill was built by Jacob Davidson in 1904 to grind flour and livestock feed. Davidson hand-hew...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Left side view of locomotive engine no. 2871, a steam locomotive of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1916 

Description: View up the hilly street with shops on either side. A car is parked at the entrance of the hotel on the right. A young boy sits on the porch under an awnin...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men use a stationary engine to power a silo filler. Two men are loading the silo filler while another stands in a horse-drawn wagon. Another man stands at...

Date: 1974 ca.

Description: Last elm tree on State Street being cut down. The Wisconsin Historical Society and the Memorial Union are in the background.

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Bob Schmidtke, guitarist for the band Captain Billy's Whiz Band performing with a Gibson Les Paul "goldtop" style guitar on stage at the Sound Storm music...

Postcard

Hull House

Date: 1907-10-29 

Description: Black and white postcard of Hull House. The house was built in the Italianate style around 1850. Farm outbuildings are visible in the background. The house...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A group of American soldiers posing outside a building constructed of logs. The area has been cleared of some of the trees, and there are stumps in the fo...

Date:  

Description: View from water of Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company lumber crane in an unknown lumber yard. The cab is stamped "Milwaukee Electric Crane &...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across grounds towards the British volunteer forces standing review before the Michigan (units) barracks. A group of Russian spectators are watching n...

Date: 1934-01-02 

Description: Two workmen use a McCormick-Deering I-30 industrial tractor to attach railroad cars carrying Miller High Life beer.

Date: 1910-08-02 

Description: A grain binder (likely an Osborne) sits in a field near a barn filled with piles of hay and a cart.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a residential street featuring colonial homes and a log cabin.

Date: 1979-05 

Description: "Gene Koll, Bob Bogenschneider, and Gene Lackas pose with Theresa fire equipment."

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