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Description: A view of the clock and belfry at a German Catholic church. A small structure is attached to the back of the church.
Description: William Meyer, owner of the Kickapoo Orchard at Gays Mills, adds pollen to beehives to help in pollination.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Three men and a dog on railroad tracks, with a man in the far background. Two of the men are up on the snowbanks with shovels. "The Grand and Majestic Snow...
Description: A role-playing activity during a Freedom Summer training session. Andrew Goodman, the figure in a black t-shirt near the center of the image, was a civil...
Description: "Waiting for George Bush Campaign Train."
Description: View down Main Street with the Congregational Church at right, erected in 1800.
Description: Cutover land near a lumber mill. Logs and boards are stacked near the building in the background.
Description: Several people play shuffleboard on an outdoor court at Lake Chautaugna. Spectators sit on benches and stand around the court to watch the games.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of a unidentified uniformed lieutenant colonel or major in the United States Medical Corps standing on a board sidewalk in fro...
Description: Man posed standing with a gun under an overhanging tree near a small wooden dam on a stream.
Description: Harold Gauer and Robert Bloch on the deck of a boat near the railing acting as if they were seasick. In the background is another ship tied up at a dock, a...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: A man and a woman stand near a fireplace and other rubble of a burned Freedom House used by civil rights workers. The house was "burned down in the middle...
Description: Slightly elevated view of farmer Axel Anderson in his barnyard on a Farmall H tractor with a hemp turning machine. The hemp turning machine was made by the...
Description: Captain Leo Kinney, Captain of Detectives, pinning a detective's badge on Joe Fedele, member of Post's Junior Detective Club, an organization sponsored by...
Description: Truck driver Joseph Gonzalez in his International DB-405 Budweiser beer truck at the terminus of U.S. Highway 1. A sign in front of the truck reads "end of...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Magda Moses Herzberger (child at center) standing with relatives dressed in bathing suits in front of a resort in Turda, Romania.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from shoreline of a steamboat and a long raft or barge far out on the Mississippi River. Smoke is streaming from the smokestack of the sternwheeler.
Description: Farmers combining wheat on Purdue University's Edgewood Farm using an air-tired McCormick-Deering combine (harvester-thresher) and Farmall F-20 tractor.
Description: Parade in Havana to celebrate the success of the Cuban Revolution. A group of 26th of July Movement soldiers sit on top of a van as it drives past apartmen...
Description: Close-up of ten prize winning ears of corn on display at the Grant County Fair.
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