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Postcard

Hotel Donnelly

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the Hotel Donnelly. Men are standing and visiting on the porch. A sign on the corner reads "Hotel & Livery." Horse-drawn vehicles...

Date: 1938 

Description: Three uniformed employees of the Sinclair Oil Company Service Station, located at 501 East Broadway, stand in front of the station's gas pumps. Two lifesi...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Springfield Township, Dane County (Section 22) corner of Fischer Road and Highway 12, Wi. Abraham C. Martin, a farmer and dairyman with his family in fron...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Albion College campus.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Sarah Krueger seated in a chair wearing an feathered hat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of passengers disembarking from a White Pass steamer ship in Dawson, Yukon Territory, Canada. The ship is marked: "Dawson." Piled wood can be seen on...

Photograph

Women Ice Skating

Date:  

Description: Three women wearing large hats ice skating together on a pond.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man uses a TD-14A crawler tractor (TracTracTor) with BE Dozer to excavate a reservoir. The original caption reads: "TD-14A owned by Manhattan Constructio...

Photograph

Old Churches

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Two churches along a tree-lined dirt country road.

Date: 1910-07 

Description: Airplane inventor Glenn Curtiss (with moustache) and his friend and fellow aviator Augustus Post, to his right. Although identified by Warner to 1909, it a...

Date: 1876-07 ca.

Description: A camping party rests at the top of a bluff at Devil's Lake State Park.

Photograph

Taliesin

Date: 1935 before

Description: Exterior view of Frank Lloyd Wright's residence, Taliesin, from the southeast, emphasizing the broad overhangs and horizontal lines of the structure. Holl...

Photograph

Directing Traffic

Date: 1939 

Description: A Chicago police officer holds up his hand to signal pedestrians that they should not enter the crosswalk.

Photograph

Plains Indians

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Three Plains Indians on horses with full headdresses. From "The North American Indian", the multi-volume set in which Curtis attempted to document all of t...

Date: 1933 

Description: Three woman bathers in the in-ground swimming pool. Each corner has an electric lamppost. There is a water tower on a hilltop in the distance.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior of a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership or general agency building. A sign on the roof of the building reads "the best in the world."...

Date: 1923-06 

Description: A boy sits on a wooden chair placed on top of an outdoor wooden bench. A toy dog with wheels on its legs stands on the bench beside him.

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Description: Young girl in bathing suit and swim cap floating in the water atop an inflated, plastic floating device. A wood pier is in the right foreground. Original c...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior view of International Harvester branch house.

Photograph

Lyndale Bay Resort

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from water of men fishing from boats along lakeshore in front of three cabins on Upper Eau Claire Lake.

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