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Date: 2004 

Description: The Dean Adelmeyer family has lived here since 1992. Cows were last milked here in the 1960s. The Leonard and Olive Steger family lived here.

Date:  

Description: Grace H. Douma, assistant to Dean of Women at University of Wisconsin, sits at her desk in an office.

Date: 1897 

Description: Drawing depicting the Milwaukee Bank Riot of June 24, 1861. A large crowd is gathered outside the State Bank and Mitchell's Bank. A fire burns in the stree...

Date: 1967 

Description: Deep Rock gasoline service station located at the intersection of Scott Street and Oxford Street (STH 21&73) in Wautoma, Wisconsin.

Date: 1934 

Description: Boathouses on the shore of Lake Monona.

Date: 1950 after

Description: Columnist Drew Pearson, who with Robert S. Anderson and later with Jack Anderson, pioneered modern political investigative reporting. Pearson was one of t...

Photograph

Exploded Locomotive

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four men pose next to a locomotive, which has a hole in its side due to an explosion.

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Gustav Willms (c. 1854-1917) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, seated outdoors holding twin daughters Marge and Emma (b. December 27, 1893), who are wearing dresses...

Photograph

Chief Silver Tongue

Date: 1929 

Description: Posed outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue in front of foliage

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: On June 20, 1856 Hölzlhuber took a two-wheeled horse cart from the Lake Shore Railroad depot in Milwaukee to East Water Street and the home of his hosts, t...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Mr. Shorer and companion with a fox shot with bow and arrow.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Bhend family posing with their first car, a Ford Model T, on the Krueger farm. Posing and looking out of the car windows are John Bhend, sitting in the...

Photograph

Officers' Quarters

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Officers' Quarters at Fort Gibbon, which began operation in 1899. The main building is on the left, and other buildings can be found in the...

Date: 1938 

Description: A group of men load bundles of lumber onto the bed of an International D-30 truck owned by the Kawartha Lumber Company. The truck is parked in front of a b...

Date:  

Description: An unexplained group consisting of two white men, two white children, and two Native American women standing in front of a tent. The original caption stat...

Date:  

Description: Carte-de-visite of Captain P.W. Plummer of the 6th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. A handwritten note on the photograph reads: "Killed in the Wilderness".

Date: 1883 

Description: Catalog cover for reapers and mowers. Features an illustration of a reaper at the bottom, and in the background a landscape scene with trees and a farm bui...

Date:  

Description: Outdoor portrait of a Menominee Indian man and two Menominee Indian women. He holds a decorated ceremonial pipe in his right hand.

Photograph

Nixon Film Preview

Date: 1960-11-02 

Description: 40 Madison area women preview a film of Vice-President and GOP presidential candidate Richard Nixon. The film is to be shown on WISC-TV.

Date: 1951-12-07 

Description: Members of Cub Scout Pack #304, sponsored by St. Mark's Lutheran Church, place toys under their Christmas tree that will be donated to the Empty Stocking C...

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