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Date: 1924 

Description: A sign north of Shawano marks the Military Road, built 1864-1871, from Green Bay, Wisconsin, to Marquette, Michigan. In 1924 the Wisconsin portion of the r...

Date: 1950-09-15 

Description: Television was a feature enjoyed by children and adults at the Madison Home Show. The fascination of new improvements, many of them on display in Madison...

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Description: An outdoor portrait of a young man standing near a porch. He is resting his hand on a book on a table.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of University of Wisconsin-Madison Cadet Corps during World War I working in a repair shop.

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated view of crowds at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Photograph

Crowd at Carnival

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Crowd scene and circus barker in front of “The Electric Era Shows” tent, probably at a fair or carnival. A smaller tent in the background on the left has a...

Photograph

Ski Jumpers

Date: 1955-01-02 

Description: Ingvar Arneson, Sr. (left) and his 19-year-old son, Ingvar Jr., both of Wisconsin Rapids, were among the jumpers taking part in the Blackhawk Ski Club jump...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View across street towards the building that housed the gallery of Van Schaick and the dental offices of Edward F. Long. Over the years, the building also...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from across street of a dentist office and Baptist Church along a road. Two horse-drawn carriages are being driven in opposite directions on the road.

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Description: Royal Street view of the French Quarter. Store signs display, "The Model Store"; "Hats"; and "Peretti".

Photograph

State Mills Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the old mill at State Mills Lake. A man, an automobile, and a horse and carriage are visible on the road in front of the mill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of a log cabin and other housing structure in the background.

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Description: Vera McCampbell, former teacher in Grundy County, who came to the mountains with May Justus before Highlander Folk School was started in 1932, testifying d...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A scenic view looking down at Devil's Lake from the bluffs of Devil's Lake State Park.

Date:  date unknown

Description: People in carriage in the foreground with a windmill, barn and horse in background. Also visible is a long line of straw-topped shelters for stock.

Date: 1917 

Description: Jack Stanton and Faimeh Fitzgerald (played by Antonio Moreno and Edith Storey) flirt through a screen in a publicity still for "Aladdin from Broadway." The...

Photograph

Theta Sigma Phi

Date: 1952-03-11 

Description: Bess Furman, left, of the New York Times bureau in Washington, D.C. guest speaker at the University of Wisconsin Theta Sigma Phi annual Matrix banquet is t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across Field Veterans Memorial Lake towards St. Joseph's Memorial Hospital, built in 1953, alongside Hansberry Hospital, Hillsburo's first hospital es...

Date: 1910-03 

Description: Anna Fox and Rosella as children playing with and on a sledge “drawn” by a wooden horse named Caesar.

Photograph

Ore Dock

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: View of the ore dock.

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