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Photograph

Langdon Street

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view down Langdon Street toward the University of Wisconsin campus. The State Historical Society is visible at left.

Photograph

Rail Bridge

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A railroad bridge on the Chicago, Milwaukee, & St. Paul Railway.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A man pulling an eight-wheeled wagon down a dirt road using an International 8-16 tractor. A fence and water tower are in the background.

Photograph

Piggsville

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Small neighborhood of the city at the west end of the Menomonee River Valley. Overhead is the second Wisconsin Avenue Viaduct, demolished in 1992. Cars a...

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Description: As though the tree inclined lacked discipline, pruned of its working part

Date: 1928-09-10 

Description: Clyde N. King stands next to an International Special Delivery truck at the "Mission in Buta" in the Belgian Congo. Three men sit on elephants nearby. King...

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Description: A group of girls playing jacks on a city sidewalk. All the girls are wearing dresses, and two infants are present, one in a carriage and one in the lap of...

Photograph

Motorcycle Tour

Date:  date unknown

Description: In the middle of a road, a large group of motorcyclists is preparing to ride. On the right are two men standing next to a car which has a banner advertisi...

Date: 1936 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the International C-300 cab-over-engine truck. Features a color illustration of men working around an Empire Cartage C...

Date: 1950-05-24 

Description: A view of downtown, including the official Dells ticket office. In the foreground a man sits on a bench reading a newspaper, and other pedestrians are walk...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Mail man driving an International Model M U.S. Mail truck that was part of the Rural Free Delivery service. The truck was equipped with tire chains to driv...

Date: 1882 

Description: This map is ink on cardboard and shows the location of military forts over the course of years. Also shown are points of interest, streets, the Mississippi...

Photograph

Portrait of a Dog

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Description: An American Water Spaniel, poses in the Van Schaick photography studio in front of a painted backdrop. There is a sign for "C.J. Van Schaick Photographer."...

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Description: Medical personnel load a wounded Prussian into an ambulance. Captioned: "A wounded Prussian being loaded in my car for evacuation. He was shot just under h...

Map or Atlas

Colton's Wisconsin

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: This maps shows the entire state with an inset map in the lower left corner of Milwaukee. Railroads, roads, canals, the state capital, towns, cities, towns...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Ella and Ida Scholz seated in a cutter (horse-drawn sleigh) in front of the Langholf half timber home during winter.

Date: 1926-12-15 

Description: International Model S fire truck operated by the Bower Hill Volunteer Fire Department.

Map or Atlas

Geneva Wisconsin

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: This map of Geneva shows lots and acreages, reserved land, and public squares. Streets and Lake Geneva are labeled. The map includes manuscript annotations...

Date: 1927 after

Description: The Beaufort river waterfront as seen from Lady's Island bridge featuring wooden buildings, piers and a tree-line in the background.

Date: 1929 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Baker line of agricultural equipment, including gas tractors, steam engines, and grain threshers. A photograph at...

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