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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: The Little Crow, a celebrated Sioux Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien (1825).
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Visitors to the historic Charles A. Grignon House (built 1837-1839), probably during the 1940s. The visitors are seated on a corner of the front porch unde...
Description: Janet Wendling and Marilyn Zingsheim package brick cheese at Widmer Cheese.
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Charles Meyer, Sr., James Gorman and an unidentified man, all wearing suits, posing in front of a painted backdrop. They hav...
Description: View from shoreline of two women standing on a dock on Crystal Lake. Just beyond the dock, a man and woman fish from a boat.
Description: Alma(?), Wis. Studio portrait of group of women seamstresses and two young children.
Description: University of Wisconsin Women's Self Government Association style show, showing two women, one standing in a suit with hat and gloves, and one seated, wear...
Description: Charlotte Lunsford, representing the Junior Division of the University League, models fashion for the 'smart clubwomen.' The proceeds of the style shows we...
Description: One-page wine list from the Green Bay Turn Verein, a German gymnastic society, with a background image of a mustachioed male figure holding a flag with an...
Description: Formal seated portrait of Belle Case La Follette, the wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., and her two sons, Robert M. La Follette, Jr., (standing) and Phil...
Description: Two men lifting a net full of fish over the side of a boat. The original caption reads, "Shrimp fleet."
Description: People on a boat dock watch a boat landing as part of the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.
Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.
Description: City of Madison Lifeguard Training Class at the YMCA pool, 207 West Washington Avenue. Bill Bailey tries to duck Alice Tiedeman under the water.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young Ho-Chunk women. Flora Thundercloud Funmaker Bearheart (WaNekChaWinKah), left, and Emma Annie Fu...
Date: 1942 ca.
Description: John Nutter, Undersheriff of Marathon County. He may have played a role in the sweeping raid on many Hurley area establishments. The arrest warrants were f...
Description: Men posed standing and sitting near the saw blade of an open sawmill.
Description: A foldout, illustrated poster for a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) youth program featuring images of teenaged boys working. The text reads, "The CCC--A...
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Clara Middleton lies on a love seat with her feet supported on a folding rocking chair.
Description: University of Wisconsin Poultry Class. A large group of students is standing outside near cages.
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