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Photograph

Trench at Medfoun

Date: 1929 

Description: Men excavating a trench in the escargotiere (snail midden) at Medfoun. Brahim is in the trench and Shabane is standing with the shovel. A screen and piles...

Photograph

Hotel Sign

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A painted wooden sign which reads "Hotel by T.B. Petford."

Date: 1948-01-05 

Description: Seated in the Wisconsin State Capitol during a state centennial observance are, left to right: E.B. Fred, President of the University of Wisconsin; Governo...

Date: 1954-04-10 

Description: Portrait of Platteville's sprint medley relay team, first place winners in the Class B division at the 17th annual Madison West Relays. Front row: Larry Ba...

Date: 1944-08-07 

Description: Portrait of Eduardo Neale-Silva, professor of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Wisconsin. He was born in Talca, Chile, in 1905, and became a res...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: An older girl styling a younger girl's hair. Both girls are sitting on the floor wearing brightly colored blouses and skirts, and are barefoot. Both girls...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting with a shawl across her lap and holding an infant and a photograph, betwee...

Photograph

Emanuel D. Adler

Date: 1914-10-09 

Description: Quarter-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Emanuel A. Adler, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1963-08 

Description: Marjory Collins, a writer and photographer for the "National Guardian", took this picture of the housing of poor blacks.

Date: 1975 

Description: A horse-drawn enclosed carriage painted yellow, with the undercarriage and wheels painted red, is parked outdoors in front of a building. On the side of th...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Advertisement comparing the power of the Yuba Manufacturing Company's Yuba 12-20 tractor to a horse. Part of the caption reads, "A horse big enough to do t...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Automobiles drive past the grandstand at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds as they prepare for the beginning of the race.

Date: 1943-08-15 

Description: Three soldiers in a truck drive through mud on Kiriwina Island in the Solomon Sea, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). Jungle foliage is in the back...

Date: 1951-12-03 

Description: Marion Cottrell, left, and Mildred Solheim, right, hold brooms on the curling rink. The women are "skips" for opposing teams of the Madison Toories, a wome...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of two Seminole Native American women grinding corn for "Sofka," a meat stew thickened with vegetables and meal. A man and dog are also visible and...

Date: 1949-12-15 

Description: Mildred Holdhusen is shown striking a pinata at the Madison Woman's Club "Posada Mexicana" Christmas folk festival.

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Christina Dana , president-elect of the West Side Garden Club, and Doris Mohs, the retiring president, stand among the Aboretum crab apple blossoms. The Ga...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The Adams Patent Wheel Co on Front Street along the C.B. & Q. Railroad. There are seven men and a young boy posed near four different open doorways.

Photograph

Group by River

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Description: A group of men, women and children gather on the bank of a river.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Men load corn stalks from a horse-drawn wagon into a husker-shredder. A ladder is in the right foreground and corn husks cover the ground.

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