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Photograph

Vance and Nelson

Date: 1979-07 

Description: Seated at the head table Senator Gaylord Nelson chats with Secretary of State Cyrus Vance. Vance was in Milwaukee to give a speech.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from India, Carrie mentions cock fights, describing them as a "barbaric form of entertainment". Here is shown a group of men watching one su...

Date:  

Description: Group posed standing and sitting on grass with bicycles and oars in front of an open wooden building with covered hanging vines. One man is holding a set o...

Date: 1902-05-12 

Description: Alexander Krueger, Ernst Goetsch, Paul C. Goetsch, and an unidentified man hauling wood to the Lime Kiln. The wood is piled up on a cart and pulled along t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of New York University's library reading room taken from the upper level balcony. Founded in 1831, the university's reading room features la...

Photograph

Egg Race

Date: 1922-07-04 

Description: Women participating in egg race game during 4th of July celebration on Madeline Island, Apostle Island. Included are ?,?, Harriet Webb, Peg Caswell and Dor...

Photograph

Henry Ford

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Henry Ford.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the John Deere Waterloo Boy tractor. The cover features a color illustration of a farmer using a Waterloo Boy tractor...

Date: 1944-02-17 

Description: Five Madison West High School basketball players with their coach.

Date: 1947-04-28 

Description: Harry Porter, Jr., representing the National Safety Council, Chicago, presenting a plaque to Governor Rennebohm in recognition of an outstanding state traf...

Date: 1901-07-07 ca.

Description: Syl and "Uncle" Archie posed sitting in a tree at Sylvan Lodge.

Date: 1895-09-03 

Description: The Fred Judas family poses with their second crop of red clover, three miles south of Medford. With their rakes and mower, they are converting the red clo...

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from above of Grateful Dead, featuring from left to right, Mickey Hart, Bob Weir, Phil Lesh, Bill Kreutzmann, and Jerry Garcia performing at the Sound...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of Elizabeth Dohn Staty, her husband Wolfgang Staty and their infant Martha Staty. They are standing in front of...

Date: 1954-05-24 

Description: During the Army-McCarthy Hearings, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy replies to a Presidential statement that the executive responsibility cannot be usurped by an...

Date: 1930-07 

Description: John Haney and Joe Clark look at a board detailing a crop rotation plan at an International Harvester demonstration farm.

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Performers Olaf Ussing, leaning on a cane, and Carole Branley rehearsing for the presentation of "The Drunkard," a Crater Players production. They are in f...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Senator William Proxmire shakes hands with a young constituent at the Wisconsin State Fair. For many years Proxmire's appearance was an institution at the...

Historical Object

McCormick Woodcut

Date:  date unknown

Description: Original woodcut created for the letterpress print of McCormick's Harvester and Self Binder. It has three sections and is connected using wood splines. An...

Photograph

Union Gunboat

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from a distance of a side-wheel Union gunboat.

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