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Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric lines hang over the street. Sign in window reads: "J.B. Thompson Lawyer."

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John Schiefer House

Date: 1982-06 

Description: "At the John Schiefer House, Dr. & Mrs. Arnold Boegel page through old photographs. John Boddens great grandfather built the house in 1848. Shirley Widmer'...

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Coldwater Hatchery

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: People relax on a bench on the front porch of the long, two-story stucco coldwater hatchery building on the grounds of the Fish Hatchery at Wild Rose. Ther...

Date: 1990 

Description: Warehouse in Milwaukee's historic Third Ward transformed for its appearance in a made-for-TV movie as the Biograph Theatre in Chicago, where John Dillinger...

Date: 1957-01-22 

Description: Two machinist apprentices of the Gisholt Machine Company, Earle G. Brooks of 431 Hawthorne Court and Orval Austin Jr. of 1885 East Main Street, learn how t...

Date: 1935-10-28 

Description: International Harvester employee standing outside a building in suit and overcoat. The man was likely a manager (possibly even superintendent) at Internati...

Date: 1900-01 

Description: Studio portrait of Ahblocoenazin (Standing On the Prairie), called John Grant (Mixed Blood), with Peace Medal, Headdress and Bear Claw Necklace. Part of th...

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Description: View along shoreline of group of men and boys fishing from rocks under a bridge, while others watch from above. Houses are in the far background on a hill....

Date: 1916 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Keystone line of corn shellers, with an illustration of a farmer walking through a gate with...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of William Tennant, a magazine and newspaper agent in Black River Falls, sitting in a chair holding a magazine. His artificial legs are p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men are sawing logs using a horse sweep process. There are four teams of two horses each walking in a circle.

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Playing Tennis

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Mixed doubles tennis game outdoors at the beginning of the 20th century, with a woman clad in long dress and upswept hair. A man wearing a tie is running b...

Date: 1944-04-08 

Description: Armond Huseboe holds his saxophone, and stands on the bandstand in front of his band of five musicians with their instruments.

Date: 1930-08-29 

Description: Two cranes and a car at the bridge construction site. Several workers work on carving out the road at the edge of the river.

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Butchering Beef

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Description: Using a power tool, a member of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workmen of North America cuts up a hanging beef carcass.

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Logger

Date: 1894-06-04 

Description: A logger poses next to a team of horses pulling a load of logs.

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Interior of Tavern

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Description: Man having a drink at a bar. Location identified as a tavern that later became the Cozy Corner. Calendar on the wall shows the month of January. Man on lef...

Date: 1930 

Description: A man, possibly Cyrus McCormick III, demonstrates a reaper replica to a group of onlooking 4-H Club members.

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a European American man with a large moustache sitting with a young boy leaning against him. The man wear...

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Family Group

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A group portrait of two women, a man, a boy and a girl posing in a parlor; two other rooms are visible through doorways. The girl is seated in front of a p...

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