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Photograph

Asa Bennett Family

Date: 1903 

Description: Asa Curtis Bennett family holding cranberry rakes and other manual farm implements. The family is gathered around an owl standing on the ground in front of...

Photograph

"Pollywoggles"

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Several women and one man wade in Lake Flora Dell. Delia Drew King is second from left, in a white straw hat. A hand-drawn caption beneath the photograph r...

Date: 1968 

Description: Wilbur J. Cohen, Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare, standing at a podium smiling and holding up both hands.

Photograph

Kemp Tractor

Date: 2004 

Description: Randy Kemp shows off this fine, old WD 1951 Allis-Chalmers tractor.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A factory worker dressed in dark work clothes, a dark hat, and an apron stands at a work table at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as A...

Date: 1921-03-30 

Description: Panoramic view of the 36th annual general meeting of the Association of Collegiate Alumnae reception at the White House. There is a crowd of women, most we...

Photograph

Men Having a Picnic

Date: 1927-06 

Description: Two men, probably relatives, are seated on the grass together with a picnic lunch and a campfire in front of them. There is a canoe behind them.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Three boys in a public library looking for books in the main stacks. A table and magazine rack are in the foreground. When it opened in 1938, the Library h...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Matthew J. Hoven with hands on hips standing in front of M.J. Hoven's Meat Market. A sign on the building reads: "Oyster Depot; Wholesale & Retail". There...

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory worker at a machine at International Harvester's Rock Falls Works.

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Indian Agency House

Date: 1929-07-07 

Description: Supreme Court Justice Fowler at a meeting of Women's Club representatives and other citizens in relation to the proposed purchase of the Agency house.

Date: 1948-01-19 

Description: Shown at the American Association of University Women tea from the left: Mrs. Ralph A. (Jessie) McCanse; Mrs. Hans H. (Theresa) Reese; and Miss Ruth Campbe...

Date: 1927-07-08 

Description: Three horses pull a cultivator through a field of corn on the farm of Hoyt Hardine(sp?) while one man stands beside them and another stands behind.

Date: 1923 

Description: Children join hands while playing in an alleyway between brick buildings in an area of tenement housing. A line of laundry suspended over the alley hangs a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait engraving of George Washington from a painting by J.G. Chapman after C.W. Peale.

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Two construction workers wearing hardhats stand outside a storefront while on a break.

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Description: Studio portrait of a seated young man wearing a striped shirt, suspenders, and trousers in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1953-06 

Description: Men and women employed by Malleable Iron Range Co. making artillery shells to be used in the Korean War.

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Description: Sigurd Olson, posing proudly, as he leaves his Ashland home for study at the University of Wisconsin. A woman stands in the doorway of a house behind him.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Harvey Blue standing in the snow and drilling a hole in a tree for maple syrup using a hand-drill. There is an axe resting in the snow next to him. Image t...

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