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Description: A group of convict laborers are wearing striped jumpsuits as they work to construct a road. Railroad tracks run through the foreground and people are stand...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A seated studio portrait of the photographer and his wife, Alice Kent Trimpey.
Description: Child in a shopping cart with a frozen Armour smoked ham.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of men harvesting hay. Two men are standing on top of a haystack with pitchforks filled with hay. A wooden counter-weighted hay stac...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Dr. Mahlon William Locke treating arthritis sufferers on the street in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. Many people have gathered to watch or to receive trea...
Date: 1970 ca.
Description: A large crowd participating in a demonstration against the war in Vietnam, as seen from the steps of the Wisconsin State Capitol looking down State Street....
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Three men, Henry Dietrich, Frank Eckstein and Peter Bausch, are posing with the fire truck they built. They took the truck to Dubuque to have the bright wo...
Description: A woman stands next to a "Tomac Plasma Bank," a refrigerated cabinet designed to store blood plasma. The original caption reads, "Tomac Plasma Bank, engine...
Description: View from the top of a hill looking out to a valley, with clouds in the blue sky. Trees are framing the view, and in the foreground, a woman, the photograp...
Date: date unknown
Description: Sixth plate ferrotype/tintype of an unidentified man. Waist-up portrait facing forward, he is wearing a suit, bow tie, and checked vest. He is holding his...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of George H. Noyes, Milwaukee attorney.
Description: Buffet luncheon and drinks menu for the CMSP&P railway, with a waiter ready to serve a table of three men sitting at a table in the lounge car with drinks...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A copy of an older photograph by H.H. Bennett. The description reads: "With two women under trees in front of ruined building. The women are Mrs. Greene...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A seated self-portrait of the photographer. He wears eyeglasses, and a suit with vest and floppy cravat.
Description: Clarence Thurow operates a McCormick-Deering tractor with a disk harrow attachment on the Col. R.R. McCormick farm [Robert Rutherford McCormick?].
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Two men in the showroom of the Morrison Implement Company, an International Harvester dealership. On display are tractors, plows, harrows, a stationary eng...
Description: In this scene still for "Back to Broadway" (Vitagraph 1914), Anita Stewart poses with her hands in her pockets as the clown Pierrot.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.
Description: An outdoor portrait of a young man standing near a porch. He is resting his hand on a book on a table.
Description: Warren Smith, Milwaukee, campaigning for State Treasurer at the Republican State Convention.
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