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Date: 1883 ca.

Description: Advertising lithograph depicting the first public demonstration of a mechanical reaper by Cyrus Hall McCormick at Steeles Tavern, Virginia, in 1831. The sc...

Photograph

Boy Scouts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of Boy Scout Troop No. 1 of Boscobel. Three rows of boys and their scout masters are sitting on a hill in the tall grass in front of a log b...

Photograph

Jeremiah Rusk

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Jeremiah, copied from an original by Curtiss.

Date: 1930-07-02 

Description: Group portrait of four men standing outdoors under the wing of an airplane. From left to right: F.S. Brandenburg, Governor Kohler, George Charlesworth, and...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man wearing a banded hat operating a horse-drawn mower in a field. In the background there is a boy standing near a man in a horse-drawn carriage.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Two men determine the distillation range of paint thinner in the Paint Department of McCormick Works (factory).

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait engraving of John Quincy Adams, 6th U.S. president, with an inset of "Treaty With the Osages" at the bottom.

Date: 1945-02-01 

Description: Leonard Smith, a blind employee, working at Forsberg Box Company.

Date: 1903 

Description: Detail of the 1903 group portrait of the Wisconsin Supreme Court, showing Justice Robert G. Siebecker, then the least senior member of the court. Siebecker...

Date: 1914-05-19 

Description: A group portrait of Iowa and Wisconsin beekeepers in the woods with houses in the background.

Date: 1926 

Description: Vacationers sitting on wicker chairs on the enclosed porch at the Basswood in Long Lake.

Photograph

Eddie Tullock

Date:  date unknown

Description: Magician Eddie Tullock (1919-2007) performing at a restaurant. Minnesota-born Tullock was the originator of "trade show magic," the concept of presenting a...

Date: 1950-07-12 

Description: Mrs. Robert S. Lincoln, 3118 Buena Vista Street, receives an award from police officer Lester Shore for her "heroine efforts" in saving 3-year-old Kurt Wis...

Date: 1947-03-29 

Description: The Local 1131 UE Winders bowling team at the Milwaukee County Bowling Tournament. From left to right are Chester Chojnacki, Louis Mersho, team captain Car...

Date: 1920 

Description: Color illustration of the Illinois Super-Drive tractor appearing beneath the heading, "The Master Drive Road Builder of America. Special Road Building Mode...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: A man stands on a lawn by the front wheel of an International bus marked "Covington and Fiskburg." In the background is a fence and beyond that is a covere...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men crawl on their hands and knees while two other men sit atop them holding pistols. A dirt road, a fence, and foliage are in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid dressed in a suit and tie standing outdoors holding a sheet of paper that reads: "Fire Sale Soon" in front of an unknown building which during a fire....

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Four men attempt to saddle a bucking bronco at a "Frontier Days" rodeo. Observers stand in the background to look on.

Date: 1938-09-22 

Description: A man holding a bull by a rope stands behind an International truck parked in a rural area. The truck is parked on a wooden platform near a loading area cl...

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