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Photograph

Nakoma School Play

Date: 1950-11-17 

Description: Nine Nakoma School third grade girls dressed in costumes of the countries they represented for a class play, "Democracy for Boys and Girls". The children w...

Date: 1949 

Description: A wood pattern-maker apprentice at McCormick Works (factory) shellacs a sprocket wheel pattern.

Date: 1923-10-22 

Description: Two men are working with a large saw outdoors at a construction site. There is a tractor on the left with a belt attached, powering the saw. An automobile...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Ada Bass sits in a chair with her hair down, looking at a note, or possibly a photograph. An unidentified woman observes from the next room; decorative cor...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Outdoor portrait of two unidentified girls posing standing on a wooden walk way in a yard. They are wearing light-colored short dresses, dark stockings and...

Drawing

Threshing

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A threshing scene in a field. One man pitches grain into a threshing machine while standing on the load of grain in the wagon pulled by two horses. A secon...

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Description: Two men smoking cigars, one in the process of lighting his while reading a newspaper, possibly the "Union Farmer".

Date: 1927-08-25 

Description: An employee of the R.D. Baker Company uses a McCormick-Deering 10-20 industrial tractor to load batch boxes with sand, cement, and gravel from large overhe...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Tom Stahl's dog team pulling wagon loaded with goods and child past buildings in La Pointe.

Photograph

Pow Wow Scene

Date: 1908 

Description: Drummers and dancers at pow wow led by Chief Winneshiek, below Lutheran Church in a canvas enclosure.

Date: 1937-05-25 

Description: Men work on trucks in the second floor service department at International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two women in front of a painted backdrop. One woman is seated, the other is perched on the arm of the chair. They are wearin...

Date: 1964-03-18 

Description: The Manitowoc High School boys basketball team starting five gather prior to their first state tournament game. Shown (L-R) are Kramer, Sullivan, Buerstatt...

Date: 2004 

Description: Gordon and Gayle Luhn, and son, Derek, live at N8499 Bancroft Rd (Section 16). They purchased the property in 1978.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with a tasseled back. She is wearing a tight-fitting dark-colo...

Photograph

Meat Cutters

Date: 1945 

Description: Unionized slaughterhouse workers of the P. Brennan Company of Chicago.

Photograph

Perry H. Smith

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: Oval quarter-length portrait of Perry H. Smith.

Date: 1955-07-12 

Description: Dick Charmley and Gary Davies stand on the shore of Lake Mendota with a fish (carp) they caught while spear fishing.

Photograph

Seeing the Elephant

Date:  date unknown

Description: Children and adults watching the elephant at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). This photograph was made by Harold Home as illustration for "Wisconsin:...

Date: 1949-02-25 

Description: West High School pupils Muriel Showers and Anna Pronin watch Pamela Showers, 15 months, and Joan Gmeinder, 7, model two of the outfits that clothing studen...

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