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Date: 1875 

Description: The International Order of the Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) serve their fellow man by following the tenets of Friendship, Love, and Truth. A secret society for t...

Date: 1932-08 

Description: Ernst Bruetzman and Raymond Fehrmann playing accordions along the side of the Krueger home.

Date: 1948-02-13 

Description: Kayer Motors mechanic working on servicing a truck. Kayser Motors is located at 701 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1954-03-25 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves player Joe Adcock fields a ball during spring training.

Date: 2004 

Description: The Dean Adelmeyer family has lived here since 1992. Cows were last milked here in the 1960s. The Leonard and Olive Steger family lived here.

Date:  

Description: Grace H. Douma, assistant to Dean of Women at University of Wisconsin, sits at her desk in an office.

Date: 1897 

Description: Drawing depicting the Milwaukee Bank Riot of June 24, 1861. A large crowd is gathered outside the State Bank and Mitchell's Bank. A fire burns in the stree...

Photograph

Exploded Locomotive

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four men pose next to a locomotive, which has a hole in its side due to an explosion.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Gustav Willms (c. 1854-1917) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, seated outdoors holding twin daughters Marge and Emma (b. December 27, 1893), who are wearing dresses...

Photograph

Chief Silver Tongue

Date: 1929 

Description: Posed outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue in front of foliage

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Mr. Shorer and companion with a fox shot with bow and arrow.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Bhend family posing with their first car, a Ford Model T, on the Krueger farm. Posing and looking out of the car windows are John Bhend, sitting in the...

Photograph

Officers' Quarters

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Officers' Quarters at Fort Gibbon, which began operation in 1899. The main building is on the left, and other buildings can be found in the...

Date: 1938 

Description: A group of men load bundles of lumber onto the bed of an International D-30 truck owned by the Kawartha Lumber Company. The truck is parked in front of a b...

Date:  

Description: An unexplained group consisting of two white men, two white children, and two Native American women standing in front of a tent. The original caption stat...

Date:  

Description: Carte-de-visite of Captain P.W. Plummer of the 6th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. A handwritten note on the photograph reads: "Killed in the Wilderness".

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Description: Outdoor portrait of a Menominee Indian man and two Menominee Indian women. He holds a decorated ceremonial pipe in his right hand.

Date: 1951-12-07 

Description: Members of Cub Scout Pack #304, sponsored by St. Mark's Lutheran Church, place toys under their Christmas tree that will be donated to the Empty Stocking C...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An etching of a Southern woman praying in a Vicksburg casement during the siege. Copied from "Confederate War Etchings" by A. Volck.

Date: 1945-07-05 

Description: Mabel Pendleton is shown holding German knives with a German flag on the table. The items, retired from service, were sent by her son, Sgt. Frederick N. Ha...

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