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Date: 1915-11-29 

Description: Elevated view of farmers driving horse-drawn wagons carrying cotton seed along a rural dirt road. Farm buildings are on a hill in the background.

Date: 1917 

Description: A group of distinguished men in hats stand around an International fire truck.

Date:  

Description: View from intersection of buildings on the corner of N. Pinckney and E. Washington Streets. On East Washington are the offices of C.P. Cooley, a restaurant...

Photograph

Raft of Lumber

Date: 1887 

Description: A raft of lumber which has been floated down the Wisconsin River to be broken up and sold. Two men stand on the raft, each near lumber stacked on a cart, o...

Photograph

Otis Elevator

Date: 1954 

Description: Elevated view from stairway of the ornate Otis elevator in the Wisconsin Historical Society building. This elevator was installed as original equipment in...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View across road towards loading dock of the Kingsbury Brewing Company. Printed on the side of the building are two advertisements for Kingsbury Beer.

Date: 1924-02-25 

Description: A car is parked on a brick-paved road outside the front of the factory. A sign on the front has the name of the factory and also says: "Four Cylinder Eng...

Date: 1955-08 

Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, at her desk in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1892 

Description: Bird's-eye view of the Columbian Exposition pavilions from the vantage point of Lake Michigan. Included is an inset of the Union Passenger Station (now Uni...

Date: 1960-06-20 ca.

Description: Group photograph of attendees at the 51st annual national convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, in the St. Paul Aud...

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.

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Date:  date unknown

Description: Watercolor painting of a country road with a small barn in the distance. Trees are on the right and left, and foliage covers the ground.

May be based on...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Two women, one holding a bag and one pushing a baby carriage, walk together across the cobbled path of Carl Schurz park. An approaching pedestrian and the...

Postcard

New Auburn

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Clockwise from upper left images include: Cutters Point, Long Lake, Wis.; M.E. Church, New Auburn, Wis.; Farmers Store, New Auburn, Wis.; Public School, Ne...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.

Photograph

High Dive

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Elevated view of a crowd watching a diver who has launched himself from a high ladder supported by guy wires. The railing around a small pool is visible on...

Photograph

State Normal School

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the entrance and foot bridge to the campus at State Normal School. A wrought iron gate surrounds the property, and a metalwork banner over the e...

Date: 1935-02-15 

Description: A man and a woman administer immunization shots to a line of children.

Photograph

Resort Cottages

Date:  date unknown

Description: A row of resort cottages as seen through trees in a wooded area. The buildings each have two stories and a gabled roof. The middle structure is a church,...

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