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Photograph

Swimming in Lake

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Children swimming and jumping off pier into lake. An adult woman appears to be supervising the children.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona. A boat floats in the water near the shoreline of the lake in the foreground of the photograph.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts, an electric cable car and pedestrians. Electric power lines hang over the street. Business signs read: "F...

Date: 1946-09-10 

Description: Worker reads union newspaper while sitting on a bunk and smoking a cigar. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries....

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: A man uses an International RF-190 series truck with a cement mixer platform body while parked in front of a partially built structure.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of a lumber yard. Sign in lower left corner reads, "Look Out for the Cars."

Photograph

John Street Bridge

Date: 1960 

Description: John Street Bridge during the razing.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Three women riding bicycles.

Date: 1937-01 

Description: Elevated view of the interior of Armory B, showing tables with displays, visitors, and an orchestra in the balcony at the First Annual Conservation Show. A...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A group of farmers uses a McCormick wire grain binder, built in 1876. A horse-drawn carriage is in the background. The original caption reads, "The improve...

Date: 1955-08-28 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright standing in the center of a group in the parking lot of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House, a building that he had designed. They...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View from across street of stone church with a short, sturdy tower, which sits on a corner lot at 111 Sixth Street.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Rear view of an automobile leaving a 56 inch track on a dirt road. The photo and original caption were probably used to advertise farm wagons with a simila...

Photograph

Merritt Prairie

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Adult walking the path through Merritt Prairie off Keslinger Road in DeKalb County.

Map or Atlas

Plan of Racine Harbor

Date: 1853-10 

Description: This map shows warehouses and proposed extensions of piers. Also included are notes on soundings and the proposed extensions. The upper right margin reads:...

Date: 1925-05-23 

Description: McCormick-Deering all-steel threshers loaded on railroad cars outside International Harvester's West Pullman Works (factory). The factory originally belong...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a small public school house in a country setting. A dirt road leads past a stream and a wooden bridge toward the school house.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View of Manhattan from the Staten Island Ferry, with a couple standing in the foreground. The woman is wearing a leopard print coat, and seagulls wheel in...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three men and two boys pose standing in a field next to a McCormick grain binder. On the right a man in a suit and hat poses while sitting in a carriage pu...

Photograph

Gasoline Station

Date: 1963-08-18 ca.

Description: A gasoline station decorated with flags and pennants. Billboards are along the back fence.

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