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Henry Miller Family

Date: 1902-05 

Description: Henry Miller with his wife, three children, and sister-in-law, Lena Jaeger, chopping wood. Henry is sawing a log, while a woman is cutting wood with an axe...

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Description: A bridge across a small creek in Silver Springs Park. Some birch and pine trees stand nearby.

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.

Date: 1921 

Description: A man plays a game of pool in a cabin or shed. A wood-burning furnace is in the background.

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Sound Test Setup

Date: 1970-05-20 

Description: A male employee, Karl Johns, attends to a sound test.

Date: 1958-06 

Description: These four men from Wisconsin's Forests and Parks Department will retire in July 1958. C.L. (Neal) Harrington is second from the right.

A new retirement...

Date: 1954-05-11 

Description: Actors present a University of Wisconsin Medical School junior class skit during Field Day for the medical students. In this skit, "Medirma of the Future,"...

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AAA Tour Cars

Date: 1944-05-14 

Description: Men doing a periodic rotation of the synthetic and recapped tires on one of the two cars parked in front of the Park Hotel and participating in the America...

Date: 1919 

Description: Billboard design for International motor trucks featuring an illustration of a man driving a truck bearing the text "Star Transfer Line" climbing a hill wi...

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Rubbish Piles

Date: 1953-09-29 

Description: Rubbish piles in front of houses in the 1000 block of West Dayton Street and the 200 block of North Mills Street.

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Canning Factory

Date: 1911 

Description: View across set of railroad tracks of a canning factory. There are a number of warehouses and outbuildings. Trees are on a hill in the background.

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Assumption Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the main and side altars of the Assumption Church. Murals decorate the walls and the main altar contains four statues and a mural of the crucif...

Date: 1953-07-02 

Description: Seated in a dual control car used for driver education classes are, from left: Milt Diehl, instructor, and East High students, Bruce Schmidt and John Fillh...

Date: 1941-02-14 

Description: Main floor of Manchester's Department Store with valentine heart decorations and merchandise displays.

Date: 1942 

Description: Men examining an International crawler tractor (TracTracTor). The original caption reads: "J.M. Curtis, Los Angeles branch industrial traveler (no hat), e...

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Smith Tavern

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Side view of the Jesse Smith tavern, built in 1847.

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Motorcycle Racing

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men are lined up on motorcycles on a track preparing to race.

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Roundy's Fun Fund

Date: 1958-12-16 

Description: Two members of the Knights of Columbus present a $50 check to "Roundy's Fun Fund" which benefits handicapped children. Left to right, they are Joe Tisseran...

Date: 1887 

Description: View up Langdon Street of the new Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1987-10 

Description: "Winfred Herberg, a perennial jokester, does a spoof on how to clean a camera lens."

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