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Description: Elizabeth Stemp (right), owner of the Stemp Typewriter Company, shows a typewriter to customer Mildred Subey, associated with the Herfurth Insurance Agenc...
Date: 1927-07-25 ca.
Description: Man examines a pile of stripped cotton. Original caption reads: "Dumping Stripped Cotton. When the gathering box is filled with stripped cotton, the bolls...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of workers putting in concrete to create an apron for the power dam they're building. Two men in suits stand on a platform on the far right....
Description: View across railroad tracks and road of the front of the Hotel May. The hotel has a wrap-around porch and balcony. Men in suits are relaxing in chairs on t...
Description: Elevated view of visitors examining a 915 hydrostatic combine (harvester-thresher) in the International Harvester exhibit at the Museum of Science and Indu...
Description: Hildur Hanson, secretary to Wisconsin State Journal Editor Roy Matson, standing in front of the door to his office.
Date: 1950 before
Description: A Trappist monk in black robes stands in front of an arched doorway at the abbey of Our Lady of the Valley. The stone columns around him have floral capit...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Several people posed among farm implements in front of the machinery and insurance business of Gustav Reinhardt and Charles Pelunek (a.k.a. "Bohemian Charl...
Description: The arm of a woman wearing a long corduroy coat is holding a clear plastic purse with a parakeet on a perch inside. There are small jars of seed and water...
Description: A car is crossing a small stream. Four people are in the car, with three in back, and one driving.
Description: William Dunn, known as Pickerel Billy, stands behind a display of twelve pickerels. Pickerel Billy supplied pickerels from Lake Mendota to downtown hotels...
Description: Man displaying two horses in front of a photographer's wagon that says "C.R. Monroe, Traveling Photographer." Two women, one holding a photograph, are pose...
Description: View from across the road of a large group of people on the front lawn of the Union High School during the second annual fair.
Description: Head and shoulders view of Newton Minow on a television screen.
Description: A experimental International HT 340 tractor is being tested by a man wearing a helmet in an outdoor environment. Other men stand in the background.
Description: Group of boys in work clothes assembled outside a mine.
Description: A woman wearing a paisley dress is carrying a United Farmworkers (UFW)/AFL-CIO sign in front of a Kroger store that reads, "Honor Picket Line/ National Cou...
Description: Three girls display Christmas decorations that their club had made for the Veterans' Administration Hospital. They are Judy Davis, Heidi Trummer, and Mario...
Description: Fire fighters posing with their International Model H fire truck.
Description: Female cafeteria workers stand behind a counter lined with sandwiches, pies, and coffee cups at International Harvester's Hamilton Works factory.
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