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Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Silent film actors Matt Moore (left) and his brother Owen Moore sit on either side of Florence Lawrence who holds both their hands on a rustic bench in the...

Photograph

Grover Cleveland

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Grover Cleveland around the time he first took office as president of the United States.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic holiday card of an African American family posed over "Merry Christmas" wrapping paper in the background. Holly and bells appear overhead. Eac...

Date: 1921 

Description: Back cover of a pamphlet advertising the Rumely 1 1/2 ton farm truck featuring an illustrated diagram of the vehicle. The headline text reads, "Rugged Stre...

Photograph

Indian Women

Date:  date unknown

Description: A composite of oval portraits of Native American women, possibly from the Chilocco Indian School.

Photograph

Stanley Labonowski

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Stanley Labonowski, a 29 year-old Lithuanian grain binder builder at International Harvester's McCormick Works.

Date: 1933-06-18 

Description: Speakers, graduates, and guests are seated in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House, the venue for the University of Wisconsin-Madison commenceme...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of man posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a winter coat, bandana, and hat, and is identified as Jerome Ba...

Date: 1880 

Description: Bird's-eye map over the Mississippi River of Fountain City. Paddle steamers and steamboats are on the river, and bluffs are in the background.

Date: 1900 after

Description: Exterior view of Northwestern College. Young men pose in many of the windows. The building features a neoclassical style, with a columned porch and decora...

Date: 1860 after

Description: Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in a boxing ring. Text at top reads, "CHAMPION PRIZE ENVELOPE - LINCOLN & DAVIS IN 5 ROUNDS", underneath reads "1ST ROU...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: The Screw

Date: 1969-05-16 

Description: Cover of "The Screw", an underground newspaper, featuring the naked torso of a woman, holding a pipe in her lap. Caption at the bottom reads, "Warning-to a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of five Ho-Chunk men posed in front of a painted backdrop. Two are posed sitting on a piece of a low stone wall, and three are standing. Th...

Date: 1958-01-17 

Description: Action shot during the All-University boxing final at the University of Wisconsin. Ellis Gasser, Portage, lands a punch on Ed Sanborn of Madison. The match...

Date: 1961 

Description: A bright orange sticker in the shape of a football with the words "Title Town U.S.A." written on a pennant and the words "Packers 1961, Green Bay, Wisconsi...

Photograph

Meta Berger

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of Meta Berger seated with her hands folded in her lap.

Date: 1947-01-24 

Description: Winners of the Courteous Driver award, given by AAA, are Jeanne Lindsay, seated in a car, and her father, H.E. Lindsay, standing on the driver's side.

Photograph

Crazy Man's Castle

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Crazy Man's Castle" near Minneiska, Minnesota. Built of lumber salvaged from Mississippi River log and lumber rafts which occasionally lost some of their...

Date:  

Description: The altar inside St. James Catholic Church.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view down tree-lined Walnut Street. The houses on the left side of the street are obscured by trees. A group of four boys stand by a tree and pose. Print...

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