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Photograph

Family on Porch

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: The Dodge family standing on the front porch of their house on East Montello Street. Frank Dodge lost his right leg in an accident while working in the gra...

Date: 1956-08-07 

Description: Babysitter Linda Taylor, a ninth grade student at West High School, reads a bedtime story to Brendan Charlton.

Date: 1938-09-20 

Description: Young man inspecting the interior of an International Model D-2 station wagon ("woody") outside an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1922-11-20 

Description: International model 31 truck owned by Axel Broegaard, an egg buyer, in Karise, Denmark. The truck was carrying 22,000 eggs and was bought from H. C. Peter...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: View fro shoreline of toll bridge across the Wisconsin River. The writer of the postcard states: "This is the first bridge over the Wis. River. It's about...

Date: 1928-04-19 

Description: Crushing and loading machinery at a gravel pit.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Three fisherman in a boat pulling in a net full of fish on Chequamegon Bay while a man and a boy look on.

Photograph

Charles Fairchild

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Charles Fairchild in uniform. He was a paymaster in the U.S. Navy.

Postcard

College Avenue

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of College Avenue, looking east from Oneida Street.

Photograph

Grinding Masa

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a woman kneeling and grinding corn by hand with the traditional mortar and pestle, the mano and metate. In the background a child is partially vis...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Interior view of the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad depot. A man is seated on one of the benches.

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Holiday card with an atomic bomb exploding with "Joy, Peace, Health, Happiness and Good Will" flying out of it. Below is the verse: "The atom bomb brings g...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Man driving an automobile down a muddy dirt road. The photograph was taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department to document the...

Date: 1914-03-12 

Description: The Ad Wolgast-Willie Ritchie boxing match in the Milwaukee Auditorium. There were 8,000 people in attendance. Most of the audience members have turned to...

Date:  ca.

Description: M. Keenan & Company, flour and feed mill. Small print of mill on the water front. River is behind the building with a steamboat and a ship. A tall smoke...

Date: 1948-04-22 

Description: Strike vote, Local 1173, United Steelworkers of America (Nordberg Manufacturing Company). Members of the Nordberg Steel Co., Local 1173, took a strike v...

Date: 1889 before

Description: Letterhead stationery of the La Crosse National Bank, with an engraved image of the bank building at the top.

Photograph

Mini Bar

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Mini bar with refrigerator and glassware.

Date:  

Description: Five adults and one child pose outside in what appears to be a park, with two tents in the background.

Date: 1938 

Description: Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne as Jupiter and Alkmena.

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