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Photograph

Husking Corn

Date:  date unknown

Description: Families sit amid piles of corn and remove the husks in the Meskovesd district near Budapest, Hungary.

Date: 1918-07-16 

Description: Elevated view of the departure of the drafted soldiers at the Menomonie railroad station, with a crowd present to see them off.

Map or Atlas

Manitowoc County Map

Date: 1878 

Description: Outline map of Manitowoc County. Includes engraving of Wisconsin State Seal at bottom right.

Date: 1874 

Description: This hand-colored map of Wisconsin and the western portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, shows the township grid, railroads completed and in progress, cou...

Date: 1887 

Description: This map of Tomahawk shows the Wisconsin River, numbered lots, and labeled streets. The back of the map reads: "Henry C. Payne, 424 Broadway, - - Milwaukee...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Dr. Mahlon William Locke treating arthritis sufferers on the street in Williamsburg, Ontario, Canada. Many people have gathered to watch or to receive trea...

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: South Vietnamese soldiers from the Sea Swallow Army wading along a canal on patrol near the village of Binh Hung. Grass buildings are in the background nea...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of John Johnston's (1836-1904) first grand home, 1130 Grand Avenue. Johnston was a successful Milwaukee banker, who moved to "The Lion House" a...

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Description: Letterhead of the Globe Automatic Sprinkler Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a globe within the "O" of the company name, a sprinkler releasing water o...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The Timothy Burns tablet in Burns Park, near Main Street. The tablet reads, "To perpetuate the record of the gift of Burns Park to La Crosse by Hon. Timoth...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View of the canal.

Date: 1876 after

Description: Front entrance to the Evangelical Church, founded in approximately 1876.

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Description: Horse and wagon in front of a storefront on Main Street with an elevated board sidewalk. Storefronts identified from left to right as G.G. Melbye Groceries...

Photograph

Grand View Hotel

Date: 1872 after

Description: A view of the hotel, at 100 Jackson Street, built in 1872. It contains decorative brickwork around all street-side windows and on the pediment. The main...

Photograph

Kenilworth Place

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Kenilworth Place, a residential street. Published by E.W. Cobb, Stationer.

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.

Photograph

Lincoln Monument

Date: 1908-06 

Description: Unveiling ceremony, in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Two American flags and a Wisconsin pennant hang from a wire abov...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Plymouth Congregational Church, Burlington.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two seated men with their legs crossed toward each other. One man has his arm over the chair back, and is sitting on the arm of the chai...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Two protesters hold a banner in Central Park that reads, "Smash Racist Courts! Free the Panther 21, sds." Park benches are stacked on top of each other in...

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