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Date: 1916 

Description: Film still of interior scene, exotic atmosphere, with actor and two actresses, one in Indian costume with turban.

Date:  date unknown

Description: African American prison inmates working on a road chain-gang in Florida or Georgia.

Date: 1957-09-02 

Description: Mrs. Nellie Red Cloud, mother of the Korean War hero, Corporal Mitchell Red Cloud, Jr., standing in front of the historical marker dedicated to her son. Sh...

Postcard

Altar Boy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Raymond Bowar dressed in his altar boy robe and holding an incense burner.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from sidewalk of a food market across the street set up along a sidewalk. A woman and a child are walking across the street in the crosswalk. The Poin...

Photograph

Walmar Lodge

Date: 1926 

Description: Screened-in porch side of Walmar Lodge. A bench is under the trees, and an automobile is parked on the left.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait engraving of Solomon Laurent Juneau (1793-1856), Wisconsin fur trader and politician.

Date: 1912 

Description: Jesse C. Brabazon of Delavan, Wisconsin in a 1911 Wright Model B, the first Wright plane designed to carry a passenger and a pilot. Previously, the passeng...

Date: 1932 

Description: Pete bartending at Club Simplon.

Date: 1949-10-21 

Description: Three actors in costume, portraying pre-Revolutionary New England characters in the drama, "The Devil's Disciple" by George Bernard Shaw.. The actors, part...

Photograph

Snake Charmer

Date:  date unknown

Description: A smiling woman poses with three Pine? snakes around her neck and in her hands. She is standing outside, before an over-turned bench and trees, wearing a...

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Benjamin Butts posing outside the Wisconsin Historical Society where he worked as a messenger.

Date: 1910 before

Description: Photographic postcard of Forest Middleton reading while lying on his bed with the family dog, Tootsie, beside him. There is a full bookcase behind the bed,...

Photograph

Picking Cherries

Date: 1919-07-15 

Description: Young men and woman pose with baskets and pails, and a girl stands by her bicycle at the Hotz cherry orchard. There are baskets, lids, and boxes of cherrie...

Photograph

Meeting Santa Claus

Date: 1956-12-22 

Description: Apprehensive young child on Santa's lap.

Photograph

Druggist and Scale

Date: 1942-04-21 

Description: Druggist Stanley Meyers pauses while weighing a prescription on the pharmacy's scale.

Date:  

Description: Captain Isaac H. Moulton of La Crosse, Wisconsin, with his mother, wife Hannah, and one of his daughters. Moulton was captain of the "City of St. Paul," th...

Date: 1956-10 

Description: Glenn Turner is holding the United Nations flag, and his wife is carrying the flag of the state of Wisconsin. A supporter holds the American flag. One man...

Photograph

Model S School Bus

Date: 1921 

Description: Side view of right side of an International Model S school bus. The school bus driver is in the driver's seat. The children are crowded together looking ou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified young European American woman posed sitting in a chair with a tasseled back. She is wearing a light-colored flo...

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