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Village Road

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of an unidentified road, probably near Manitowoc, illustrating typical road conditions of the era.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Panoramic view of farmer driving a horse-drawn manure spreader (possibly a Kemp) near a farmhouse and a barn. A man stands on the left. On the right is a h...

Photograph

Parade in Alma

Date:  date unknown

Description: A parade of patriotically decorated automobiles progresses down the 100 block of North Main Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: European American man standing next to a homemade sleigh sitting on the snow at the base of front steps. Sitting in the sleigh is a small European American...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of a promotional card created to attract farmers to the agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. The card features an ima...

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Truman Parade

Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: President Harry S. Truman in Madison for the opening and dedication of the Filene House, 1617 Sherman Avenue. He is seated in the car and waving his hat du...

Photograph

Bank of Arlington

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Two cars park in front of the Bank of Arlington and other small businesses. The bank was built in 1900.

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Intersection in downtown Chilton.

Date: 1880 

Description: Front and back of 4-panel brochure. Features an illustration of the factory on the front cover. On the inside a 2-page spread features a color illustration...

Photograph

Devils Tower

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a highway leading towards Devils Tower. A sign before a cabin reads, "U.S. Department of Interior, Devils Tower, National Monument, National Park...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the stone Norman style Masonic Temple Grand Lodge and its tower. A statue of General John Fulton Reynolds on horseback is in the square in front o...

Photograph

Musky Fishing

Date: 1963 

Description: A man is standing in a boat on Pine Lake, holding up a muskellunge he has caught. Another man is sitting in the boat holding a camera to take a photograph...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The screw rail ferry, Pere Marquette 18. Flags are flying including one with her name and the American flag. This was Chicago's largest excursion bo...

Photograph

Railroad Depot

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across railroad tracks towards the railroad depot. The employees posed in front of the depot are identified only by their last names, left to right: L...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men on a city street with bales of cotton loaded onto wagons, possibly in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Date: 1911-06-21 

Description: Man sitting on an experimental lightweight tractor. The photograph was probably taken outside International Harvester's McCormick Works. Original caption i...

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Description: W. Wisconsin Avenue and N. 26th Street, looking east. Caption on glass plate reads, "Looking northeast showing property side of street, 2518 W. Wisconsin A...

Photograph

Babcock Train Depot

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View towards platform of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway depot.

Date: 1954-12 

Description: Department of Public Works workers look over signs to be posted on city streets.

Photograph

Motorboat Launch

Date:  

Description: View from pier of a young couple sitting in a motorboat launch with an older woman. The two women are wearing hats with voluminous scarves and light-colore...

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