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Vilas Flying Boat

Date: 1915 

Description: Jack Vilas (seated) in the Curtiss hydroplane he used to spot forest fires for the Wisconsin Conservation Department. (His companion is not identified.) Th...

Photograph

Dairy Exterior

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Description: Exterior view of a dairy. Two cars and a horse-drawn wagon loaded with milk cans are parked in front of building.

Date: 1934-11-02 

Description: John R. Hauen? (Haven?) places a milk canister into a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler set into the ground.

Photograph

Crewman Off-Duty

Date: 1942-06 

Description: An off-duty member of the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta" freighter reading a newspaper. The man is resting against the wall of the ship and wear...

Photograph

Belmont Spa Tavern

Date: 1945-06-11 

Description: Richard and Ione Edwards behind the bar at the Belmont Spa, in the Belmont Hotel, 31 North Pinckney Street, with a clock advertising Calvert liquor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting wearing a dark dress and several rings, and holding an infant on her lap d...

Date: 1937 

Description: A woman fills a glass from a faucet mounted on a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler in the Floyd Kaylor Restaurant. Three people are sitting at a counter on th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of a Ho-Chunk man posed standing. All the men are wearing suits,...

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Description: Dell Hammel offering tickets for a Shriner Circus sideshow of Dancing Girls. There are good indications that this photograph has been manipulated and is a...

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: A man on the end of the raft prepares to pass through the water's rough rapids.

Photograph

Mary Lou Bakery

Date: 1941 

Description: Worker at Mary Lou Bakery. Original caption states: "12BBW Water Cooler. Bakery installation and dough conditioning application."

Date: 1927 

Description: Publicist Harry Bruno; B.F. Mahoney, designer of "The Spirit of St. Louis"; an Earl Carroll chorus girl; Charles Lindbergh; and Bruno's partner, Richard Bl...

Date: 1913 

Description: Photographic mock-up for an Alfred Stanley Johnson photomontage postcard entitled "Kickers." A boy wearing waders and holding a rifle stands with his arms...

Date: 1936-07-22 

Description: Slightly elevated view of women workers measuring, cutting and sewing sections of canvas for binder back curtains, combine hoods and curtains, burlap bags,...

Date: 1946-11-27 

Description: Helen Weinstein, left, and Donna Grossman, observe a special Christmas season exhibit in the State Historical Museum featuring two life-sized dolls in a Ch...

Photograph

Ambrose A. Grout

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Description: Photographic calling card of 1st Sergeant Ambrose A. Grout (Fall River, WI), Company B, 11th Wisconsin Infantry.

Photograph

Building Dedication

Date: 1956-11-15 

Description: Four men pose for a portrait in an office. Second from the left, standing, is Bruce Thomas. A law degree for Arthur A. McLeod hangs on the wall.

Date: 1957-04-27 

Description: Patricia Thompson, daughter of Governor Mrs. Vernon W. Thompson, poses with 30 of her Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority sisters seated on steps of the Governor's...

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Description: Studio portrait of an elderly woman wearing a black dress and bonnet stands for a studio portrait near a chair in front of a backdrop.

Date: 1929-01-01 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the New Year's Day menu at the Loraine Hotel, part of the Schroeder Hotels, with a man and a woman dressed in sweaters and win...

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