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Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Sheriff John MacKenzie poses in front of the Portage jail with his staff.

Photograph

Andrew Wade Family

Date: 1954-05-16 

Description: Andrew Wade and his wife and daughter stand in front of their house, after their front windows had been damaged by rocks and rifle shots. The Wades had mo...

Date: 2001-04-20 

Description: "Chris Schmidt, Milwaukee based photographer, is our guest when we visit the Schwabenhof Lounge & Hall at N56 W14750 Silver Spring Road, Menomonee Falls."

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The hunters, holding their guns, are wearing long coats and hats. They are standing on a sidewalk, and the deer are strung up in trees. A small child is st...

Date: 1949-07-21 

Description: Mrs. H. E. Colbert supervises her daughter, Bonita, and Susan Hickey, both 2 years old, as they play in a sand pile at one of the play areas with wooden bl...

Photograph

Fire Department

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five men posed on a firetruck in the middle of a street in a business district. Storefronts are in the background on the left and right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of tree-lined North Pinckney Street. There is melting snow on the ground. Two cars are parked along the curb in the distance.

Date:  

Description: Well-dressed pedestrians walking on a downtown Milwaukee Street.

Photograph

View of Bascom Hill

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: View down Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Abraham Lincoln Monument is in the left foreground. The Wisconsin State Capitol is...

Date: 1925-07-08 

Description: Elevated view of the ship the Charles C. West splashing into the Manitowoc River with a large crowd gathered to watch.

Date: 1937 

Description: A man wearing a hat and tie is driving an International I-12 industrial tractor with mower attachment to groom the grounds in front of the Arkansas state c...

Photograph

Country Road

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Low perspective of a dirt country road curving into the distance. The road is bordered by fields and scattered wooden buildings while a solitary figure ap...

Date: 1893-04 

Description: Launching Captain Abe McDougall's whaleback boat, "Christopher Columbus," from the American Steel Barge Company dock.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Lake Park streetcar terminal. There is a streetcar in the station with engineers visible.

Date: 1939 

Description: A woman standing on her doorstep buys bread from a deliveryman. His truck is parked in the driveway. Text on the truck reads "Capitol Bakers, 'Right' to yo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a man, woman and young girl posing in their Buick convertible in front of the Matthew Witt Photographic Studio. Another woman stan...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of the entrance to the First National Bank. The two-story building with turret stands among other buildings in the downtown area.

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Mr. and Mrs. H. Schildhauer and Louis and Henry Harder stand near a large tree and rest from a bike ride on Mendota Drive.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Interior of auditorium with a large open dance floor, a stage in the center, and seats on the sides with balcony seating. Ceiling has a long window that h...

Date: 1982-08 

Description: "Theresa Firemen's Picnic Parade."

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