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Moss-haired Girl

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman coiffed as a "moss-haired girl" or a "Circassian beauty." A literary tradition exists for the Circassian beauties, but in the United States they achi...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The home of Milton H. Pettit, built about 1899.

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Old Science Hall

Date: 1884 

Description: View across Park Street of Science Hall building after the fire of December 1, 1884, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building's exterior...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from Bascom Hill of the Engineering Building on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

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Robert E. Lee

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of Robert E. Lee, seated, in his later years.

Date: 1942 

Description: Milwaukee blockman Dale Thomas pins a "MacArthur Week" button on Charles Landaal, operator of Landaal Brothers, an International Harvester dealership. The...

Date: 1957-05-25 

Description: Six new Catholic priests follow ordination services at St. Raphael's Cathedral. Shown with the priests are, left to right, Msgr. Edward Kinney, Bishop Will...

Date: 1954-12-01 

Description: Portrait of University of Wisconsin swimming team member and army veteran John H. Middel with his wife, Harriett, and their children, 3-year old Suzanne an...

Date: 1953-11 

Description: Gary Weems, a third grader at Lapham School, pets the head of a heifer dairy cow during a tour of the Bowman Farm Dairy on Fitch Hatchery Road.

Date: 1928 

Description: A farmer in a field is using a Farmall Regular tractor with a mower attachment to cut soybeans for hay. The tractor is equipped with an umbrella that reads...

Photograph

Indian Teepee

Date:  

Description: An Indian teepee at the Warm Springs Agency in Oregon

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Interior of the Rock Prairie Lutheran Church in Luther Valley. Note the model of the sailing ship hanging from the ceiling of the nave, a traditional pract...

Date: 1957-10-19 

Description: Deems Taylor, 'Composer-Critic-Author,' talks with William Doudna, television editor of The Wisconsin State Journal about TV. Taylor is chairman of the boa...

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Packing Cantaloupes

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men packing cantaloupes for shipment.

Date: 1863-07-04 

Description: The surrender of Confederate troops after the battle of Vicksburg. Watercolor by Private John Gaddis of the 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, Company E. ...

Date: 1962-05-05 

Description: The John Deere farm machinery manufacturing plant. "Bascule" passage between buildings which is raised to let freight cars pass on railroad tracks.

Date: 1949-07-11 

Description: Ronnie Kurth, a recent graduate of East High School, has a summer job of making fruit-flavored Popsicles and ice cream bars at Schoep's, 514 Division St.

Date: 1956-06-26 

Description: Richard W. Vesey of 1310 Jewel Court, editorial staff member and photographer of The "Wisconsin State Journal," is one of the featured speakers at the 24th...

Photograph

Bish Family

Date:  

Description: An older female member of the Bish family sits in a wicker chair holding a magazine or book open on her lap. Standing on the left in front of a doorway dra...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Aerial view of Lake Owen between Cable and Drummond.

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