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Date: 1912 

Description: Photomontage of a man sawing a giant ear of corn as though it was a log. Beside him an ax is wedged in a stump-like piece of corn. A mound of giant ears...

Date: 1972-07 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator Gaylord Nelson posed talking in front of the statue of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. in the National Statuary Hall in th...

Photograph

Square Dancers

Date: 1993-09 

Description: Square dancers in farmyard at Calumetville. Barn and tractors can be seen in the background.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a wide-brimmed hat and a dress stands holding the hand crank of a McCormick Primrose cream separator on the porch of a house.

Photograph

Rosser Reeves

Date:  date unknown

Description: Close-up portrait of advertising executive Rosser Reeves.

Date: 1970-04-24 

Description: Chicago R&B singer Baby Huey standing barefoot on stage wearing an open green shirt on top of coveralls. A conga player, possibly Plato Jones, is visible o...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Man smoking a cigarette on the street.

Photograph

Large Mill Drive

Date: 1968-10-29 

Description: Mill drive purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Duval. Original Falk caption reads, "260 inch x 34 inch single helical split ring gear... part of a phot...

Photograph

Flying Family

Date: 1928 

Description: Family portrait, probably taken at Alexander Field in Wausau. Included are an unidentified aviator, his wife, his baby, and an airplane. Goggles, which wer...

Date: 1934-12-03 ca.

Description: A woman holding a cup stands near a McCormick-Deering Milk Cooler near a window inside a building.

Date: 1950-05-30 

Description: Children of University of Wisconsin faculty living in University Houses at Eagle Heights costumed as Native Americans, cowboys, and flowers march in a Memo...

Photograph

Hard-Time Party

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Pupils of the Northey School, District No. 7, pose with their parents at a Halloween "Hard-time" party at the school. Many in the group wear ragged or outd...

Date: 1946-08-11 

Description: The South squad for the North-South High School All-Star football game at Camp Randall Stadium.

Photograph

Deer Hunters' Camp

Date: 1885 

Description: Deer hunters' camp in Northern Wisconsin. Image includes six hunters and their dogs posed in front of their cabin with hanging deer carcasses.

Photograph

Grain Stacks

Date: 1895-09-09 

Description: View across field of two men leaning against an enormous stack of grain on the farm of August Schmidt. There are many more stacks of grain leading into the...

Photograph

Dousman Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.

Date: 1957-11-08 

Description: Greta Gross of Beaver Dam and her date, Dave Fauerland of Waukesha, sit and converse at the annual Navy Ball held for the Naval Reserve Officers Training C...

Photograph

Brick Farmhouse

Date: 1920 

Description: Farm family and their dog in front of a two-story brick farmhouse.

Photograph

Peter Lagacy Family

Date:  

Description: The family of French-Canadian immigrant Peter Lagacy, posing with produce, including a large cabbage, potatoes, and carrots, in front of their log farm hom...

Photograph

Herbert E. Whipple

Date: 1957-03-27 

Description: Herbert B. Whipple, second from right, is honored at a dinner to celebrate his birthday and retirement. He is retiring as supervisor of incorporations in t...

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