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Seated Senators

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Group of United States Senators seated on the porch of a country estate house. Left to right: Senator Platt, Senator John Coit Spooner of Wisconsin (U.S. S...

Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: Elevated view of four hurdlers participating in Madison West High School Relay Carnival at the Field House. They are Dan Manneback, Kohler; Charles Starr,...

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: View of the ruins from a fire in the 3rd Ward. A section of a tall building, perhaps a wall, still stands. In the foreground on the right is a cart near a...

Photograph

Truck in Orchard

Date: 1935-04-10 

Description: A man loads a crate of citrus fruit onto an International Model C-35 truck in an orchard. The truck was used by Dr. Phillips Company, owners of 5,000 acres...

Photograph

Stewart and Daniels

Date: 1923-02-01 

Description: Stewart (left) and Daniels, International Harvester dealers, stand side by side in front of their company truck.

Date: 1946-02-11 

Description: Prisoner photograph of Virgil Valorous Ishmael, inmate number 28858, a truck driver convicted of issuing worthless checks.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Photographer Ansel Adams working in his darkroom at his home.

Date: 1908 

Description: Outdoor portrait of William Wendorf with his granddaughters. William sits in the middle on a rocking chair holding a cane. Mabel Kyzowski sits in his lap w...

Photograph

Polperro House

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after restoration the siding was...

Date: 1939 

Description: Pete Dyson sits in a boat marked "Lottie." The boat had an International PD-40 power unit.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A man holds a sign, likely referring to Leflore County in Mississippi, at a Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) function.

Photograph

Railway Hotel

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: People and carriages in front of the depot-hotel Railway Hotel at 641 West Washington Avenue. This was the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Ticket...

Date: 1909 

Description: Exterior view of the cottage and porch. Two little girls in dresses stand in front of the cottage, posing for the camera. A bench stands on the porch. On...

Date:  date unknown

Description: State Senator Michael Ellis conversing with President H.W. Bush.

Photograph

Farmhouse Hazards

Date: 1927-08 

Description: An unattended child turning the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.

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Men Looking at Map

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men gathered around a map posed on a wall during a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. A man with a cigarette in his left hand gestures...

Photograph

Men Posed with Desk

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Description: Two men posed in front of a backdrop on either side of a desk at Harry Dankoler's photography studio.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the left wearing a dark-colored blouse, bracelet, and skirt, and a smal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two children posing in front of a large snowman in front of a brick building. The smaller child is sitting on a ladder supported by the older boy. The snow...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The original collection of fifty books that formed the foundation of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library in 1853. The books are displayed on shelves i...

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