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Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Methodist Episcopal church from the street.

Photograph

Post Office

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A view of the post office in Elsworth, Maine with unusual details such as a mansard roof and and rounded end. Another brick building can be seen to the lef...

Photograph

Sedan Automobile

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: View towards a man posed standing outside the passenger side door of a sedan parked sideways in the street, with the Wisconsin State Capitol in the backgro...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: St. Matthews Church and surrounding buildings.

Photograph

Mount Hope Hotel

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A hotel on an unpaved road. A man stands looking out of the hotel from behind a screen door at the corner of the building.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: View from across the street of an International Model F or 31 truck used as a fire engine. The truck is parked outside a suburban residence. A young girl s...

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated view of Madison through trees. Lake Mendota, buildings of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including the Washburn Observatory are along the sh...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: An eight-man blockhouse fortification in the snow, with a built-up wall of logs surrounding it. Soldiers inside the fortification are looking out of some o...

Date: 1912-05-31 

Description: Workmen pose outside the dining hall before dinner.

Date: 1908 

Description: Photographic postcard over the Mississippi River showing of the town of Alma. Bluffs are behind the town. In the foreground, two men in hats sit in a canoe...

Date: 1901-07 ca.

Description: Alexander Krueger using the grain binder, which is pulled by two horses, to clear a field of grain. Edgar, Florentina, and Jennie stand in front of the gra...

Photograph

Norman Ebron Band

Date: 1950-02-18 

Description: Norman Ebron Band, members of American Federation of Musicians, segregated Local 587, play stand-up bass, coronet, clarinet and piano in front of a white a...

Photograph

Barn Raising

Date: 1931 

Description: Men building a new barn for the Krueger family. The framework, foundation, and part of the siding are put up.

Date: 1923 

Description: View from the water of the Hotz family cottage, boathouse, and rustic pier on Europe Lake.

Date: 1933-09-30 

Description: Gas station in a Trachte building on the corner of Highway 51 (Monona Drive) and Highway 30 (Cottage Grove Rd). A "Johnson Winged 70 Gasoline" pump sits i...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A cultivator sitting in the snow near a fence, illustrating the hazards of improper equipment housing. A herd of cows is in the background near a barn and...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: The school used for African-American children in the western half of Clay County until 1960, pictured 5 years after it closed.

Date: 1948-08 ca.

Description: Floor plan of the Wisconsin Historical Society's "Story of Wisconsin" exhibit at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.

Date: 1930 before

Description: Group portrait of Winnebago County Asylum staff members sitting on steps, including the Superintendent, E.E. Manuel, seated in the back row, far right. Geo...

Photograph

Milwaukee Streetcar

Date: 1905 

Description: A TMERL streetcar on the Delaware and Oakland line advertising special 1905 rates (25 for a dollar or 6 for 25 cents) and universal transfers.

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