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Photograph

Depot and Train

Date: 1925 

Description: View along railroad tracks towards the Rewey railroad station. A locomotive spewing smoke into the air is approaching the depot, and passengers are standin...

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Description: Elevated view of Mitchell Bank and Chamber of Commerce.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A demonstration of parachute handling for members of a local YMCA by the Waukesha Aviation Club. The club considered such educational activities for young...

Date: 1937-09-25 

Description: Governor Philip Fox La Follette (center) together with Governors Horner (Illinois) and Kraschel (Iowa) pose in front of the fish they caught during a fishi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of the cook standing at the back end of the chuck wagon, with a large bowl in front of him. To the left is a grouping of logs, along with some...

Date: 1961-06 

Description: Elevated view of factory workers piecing together Cub Cadet parts along an assembly line at International Harvester's Louisville Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: An old commissary building situated behind railroad tracks. Text on the photograph reads, "Old Commissary Building Fort Smith, Ark, 'On the Frisco', No. 58...

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Description: Three-quarter length cabinet card portrait of Captain N.A. Peterson, a native of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, who was master and part owner of the schooner “Selt”...

Date: 1878 

Description: Pass #497 issued for free travel during the year 1878 by the Milwaukee, Lake Shore & Western Railroad.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the fire department and engine. The station is wooden, with a look-out tower. It is small, and surrounded by other wooden structures, mostly ho...

Photograph

Whip-Poor-Will Camp

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: View from water of cabins and boats near shoreline of inland lake.

Photograph

Rosedale Gin

Date: 1937-12-15 

Description: Exterior view of the Rosedale Gin, powered by an International PD-80. Two trucks are parked near the building. One of the trucks has a wagon attached.

Date: 1947 

Description: Factory workers painting crawler tractors (TracTracTors) at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1956-01-27 

Description: Group portrait of the members of the Safety Division of the Motor Vehicle Department gathered on the Capitol Building steps.

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: The camping site for the Sound Storm music festival a day or two before campers begin arriving. There is a lone car and tent visible.

Date: 1953-01 ca.

Description: Infantry troops board helicopters for Korea via the 6th Transportation Helicopter Company, the first Army cargo helicopter unit in the combat zone. The 6th...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Fox River, taken from a bridge while looking north. Allen Lumber Company, founded in 1888, stands on the right bank. A sign on the building s...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two farmers use a Deering harvester-thresher (combine) and horse-drawn wagon to thresh grain.

Photograph

Railroad Wreck

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View looking down at men gathered at railroad wreck The locomotive is on its side, and the freight cars are demolished.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women examining debris in a field, possibly caused by a tornado. A tree is on top of an automobile in the center. In the far distance are fields an...

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