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Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Several men baling hay into hay press belted to a Mogul 15-30 or 30-60 tractor for power. Several other men supervise nearby. A barrel of oil sits behind t...

Photograph

Jacob Gundlach

Date: 1856 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Jacob Gundlach. He was born in Kuhr Hessen, Germany, and emigrated to Wisconsin in 1832. In 1851, he became one of the first se...

Photograph

Men Posed with Desk

Date:  

Description: Two men posed in front of a backdrop on either side of a desk at Harry Dankoler's photography studio.

Photograph

Dwight York

Date: 1984-11 

Description: "After being assured of a victory, York thanks his followers for their support at the American Legion building in Lomira."

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Advertising card produced by William Deering and Company, manufacturers of agricultural machinery. Features an illustration of a farmer in patched and ragg...

Date: 1957-08-03 

Description: News portrait of Donald A. Buchanan of Minneapolis. Buchanan, then living at the Rescue Mission in Milwaukee, was overcome by gas while he was trying to re...

Date: 1929-05-19 

Description: Bernard Arms stands atop a post on a farm.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a woman posing sitting on the left, and a woman posing standing on the right. Both w...

Date: 1942-10-21 

Description: War correspondents carry the flag-draped casket containing the body of Byron Darnton, the first casualty of their group; Bomana Military Cemetery, Port Mor...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View across cutover land of a man or young boy driving a horse-drawn mower. There is a tall tree trunk behind the horses. Another man or young boy is stand...

Postcard

Street Scene

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: The printed inscription identifies this scene, "Looking South on Main Street Montello Wis." A woman stands on the sidewalk at left near a parked buggy and...

Date:  

Description: An outdoor portrait of a woman, sitting with a young girl on her lap, and a man seated and holding a hat, with two young girls standing between them. There...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An original poem and watercolor paintings of colored maple leaves, all by Louise Mears Fargo, decorate an album page with a photograph of her three childre...

Date:  

Description: A smiling Ho-Chunk man standing in a clearing wearing a suit, necktie, and hat. In the background is a summer Ho-Chunk lodge in a field with a dog standing...

Photograph

Deathbed Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration drawing of a European deathbed scene around 1870. The drawing features a woman lying in a canopied bed and grieving loved ones.

Date: 1930-07-02 

Description: Governor Walter Kohler Sr. shakes the hand of a young boy, Henry Stoehr. They stand next to Henry Winsauer, and are surrounded by members of the Kohler Jun...

Date:  

Description: Stereograph of a man on a raft throwing a rope.

Date: 1961-10 

Description: View from water of a newly formed company of Vietnamese Sea Swallows riding in a boat near Binh Hung as they joyously celebrate its graduation from trainin...

Date: 1953-09-24 

Description: Racks of coats at the May's women's clothing store in the new Madison East Shopping Center on East Washington Avenue. Advertised as the state's first self...

Date: 1932 

Description: Drawing of Frank bartending at The J&L.

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