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Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of Yerkes Observatory at Williams Bay, Lake Geneva. It was the "largest refracting telescope in the world", according to "Wisconsin: A Guide To The...

Date: 1957-10-14 

Description: Jean Kleven sketches a diagram of the grand march for the East Side homecoming dance as Delores Klubertanz stands by.

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Tank Cottage

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Tank cottage prior to restoration.

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Horse Feed Bag

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Horse feed bag hanging from the barn rafters on the Quinney farm.

Date: 1929-07-22 

Description: Two women on a Nichols & Shepard combine thresher and Hart Parr tractor.

Date: 1950-02-10 

Description: Rev. O.B. Ransopher of Wisconsin Rapids, president of the Lincoln Fellowship of Wisconsin, placed a wreath at the foot of the Abraham Lincoln statue in fro...

Date: 1934-09-06 

Description: East High School football coach, A.J. "Hunk" Barrett converses with two of his football players on the practice field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Daisy Bates shakes hands with Ralph J. Bunch, Secretary General of United Nations. A man wearing a headset is behind them.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of four young men in front of a painted backdrop. One young man is posed sitting in the center, with the other three young men...

Date:  

Description: Voter registration activists from Charleston, South Carolina. Charles Wilson seated on right.

Date: 1900-06-19 

Description: People stand amidst the ruins of Middleton after a fire, which burned 19 buildings. Debris litters the ground and foundations of buildings are exposed. The...

Date: 1912-01-30 

Description: Ruben Gold Thwaites, Iva Welsh, and Mary Foster dressed as "Box and Cox" and Mrs. Bouncer from the 1840's comedy Box and Cox. They are at a costume...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down a busy commercial downtown street featuring automobiles, cable cars, pedestrians, a restaurant, and the Hippodrome Theater which opened in 1914.

Date: 1937 

Description: Police standing near their cars near a textile workers strike. The spare tire in the foreground reads, "Drive Safely".

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: A poster or signboard showing six first aid rooms at six different International Harvester factory and office locations: Champion Works, Akron Works Dispen...

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A large family group and a dog are posed around a table that has large books on it. The frame house behind them has a sway in its roof. A well is in the ba...

Date: 1946 

Description: Three men look at the first-prize bull in a pen at the Iowa State Fair. The original caption reads, "John Minish(?), North English, Iowa. 1st prize jr. ye...

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Lead and Zinc Mine

Date:  date unknown

Description: Soon after the turn of the century, Joplin was named the lead and zinc capital of the world, producing 23 million dollars in lead and zinc between the year...

Date: 1917 

Description: Man identified in original caption as "Mr. Duncan" on board the ship Buffalo as part of the Root Commission's trip to Russia. A goat appears to be l...

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Kimball Drug Store

Date:  

Description: View of the interior of the Kimball Drug Store. A man and woman stand behind the counter in the very back of the store, partially obscured by a sign readin...

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