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Date: 1939 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering corn planters featuring photos of seeding disks and the with the text "Planters for the Corn Belt."...

Date:  

Description: Always looking at the vacancy in that great sea of people

All there ever was was a greeting card
and that one a mirage

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of businesses lining Main Street. Signs on the buildings to the left advertise "Dentist," "School Books," and "Normal School Supplies. Drugs and Ic...

Photograph

Displaced Persons

Date: 1945 

Description: Foreign correspondent Alvin J. Steinkopf saying goodbye to Czechoslovakian children after interviewing them about their relief needs.

Date:  

Description: A landscape photograph near Hillside Home school, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.

Photograph

School House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Log school house, erected about 1860.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. The American Fur Company, which had been organized by John Jacob Astor i...

Date: 1949-07-10 

Description: Store front of the Norris Court Grocery, 912 East Johnson Street, the site where Sadie Jackson died after being shot by alleged murderer George "Butch" Kin...

Photograph

Ruins of Cyclone

Date: 1924-08-07 

Description: An overturned car sits among broken pieces of wood, including a broken chair, in a field. An arrow and the words: "Richard Sikora Killed Here" points to th...

Date:  

Description: A man stands on rocks that will dam Dale Creek. This picture was likely taken for a study of the water drainage system in early Greendale.

Date: 1836 

Description: This manuscript shows the 1835 survey of the road corresponding approximately to a portion of County Trunk A in the Town of Scott, Brown County, Wisconsin....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Man with a dog kneeling beside 2 deer carcasses in front of a log cabin.

Date: 1918 

Description: Advertisement for the Lang tractor featuring a side view illustration of the tractor at top accompanied by a listing of the machine's specifications at rig...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: General view of sparsely inhabited country featuring a flat plains area and small lake.

Date: 1947-11-16 

Description: Left to right are the Rev. J. Pierce Newell, Madison, superintendent of the southern Wisconsin district of the Western Wisconsin Conference of Methodist ch...

Date: 1954-03 

Description: Page from International Sales Engineering Bulletin Number 130, featuring the R-140 truck.

Date: 1964 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the 1964 International R-line of heavy-duty 6-cylinder trucks. Cover features a color illustration of a truck dr...

Photograph

Mrs. Simpson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of Mrs. Simpson, seated, probably a relative of Ulysses S. Grant. This image is one of several from the Grant family bible.

Date: 1917 

Description: License from the City of Milwaukee granting Arthur Gerth permission to sell alcohol at 1222 12th Street.

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