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Description: Waist-up portrait of Leo Krzycki seated in a chair.
Description: Members of the South Alabama Fertilizer Coop loading bags of fertilizer into a train car.
Description: Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street, which housed 17 governors before it was sold to the University of Wisconsin in 1950.
Description: Bales of cotton stored in the middle of a damp dirt road. Houses or storefronts are visible on either side of the road.
Date: date unknown
Description: A man, a nun sit on a bench with an owl perched on the back of the bench between them. Three women stand behind them on the lawn of a resort.
Date: 1966 before
Description: A predominantly African-American crowd walks away from the Madison County Courthouse. Shops and businesses are visible in the background.
Description: View across street of the Sextonville General Store, a two-story brick building on a corner. A car is parked on the left, and two men are sitting in a hors...
Description: Exterior view of the Elkhorn Public Library and a larger, two-story, brick building, with a storefront on the first floor. The Elkhorn Public Library is th...
Description: The Gun Section of Battalion A at Saidor, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea) looks at gun sight held by their Sergeant. The soldier's names are (cro...
Description: View down sidewalk of two African-American sanitation workers carrying cans and sacks of trash to a garbage truck, is stopped in a residential neighborhood...
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: View from side of road towards men and women disembarking from a stagecoach pulled by a team of four horses. Two of the horses are wearing fly-nets.
Description: An intricate design carved into the side of the building at 102 N. Hamilton Street. The building was built for Montgomery Wards (1929-1942); occupied by US...
Description: Panoramic view of group of men, boys, and girls lined up along railroad tracks, posed sitting and standing on and near two trains. There is a brick buildin...
Description: 26th of July Movement scout on horseback in the countryside in Oriente Province during the Cuban Revolution. The scout is talking to a man who is standing...
Description: Three men stand in front of the Madison County courthouse, facing away from the building. Two men hold a book together.
Date: 1949 ca.
Description: Worker loads sisal leaves onto a small train car at an International Harvester plantation in Cuba. Original caption reads: "Loading leaves on the train car...
Description: The Haddys are famous in local dirt track racing. Their son, Tim, kneels in front of a sprint car.
Description: An elevated view of Mirror Lake from a deck truss bridge. On both sides of the lake are boathouses and tour boats. Steep cliffs lined with trees and plants...
Description: Destruction of Columbia after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
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