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Mendota Spillway

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Spillway on Lake Mendota (Tenney Park) and the Yahara River.

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Park Hotel

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Park Hotel on the Capitol Square.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Male and female office workers inside International Harvester's Osborne Twine Mill. The Osborne Works was located at 5 Pulaski Street, and was owned and op...

Date: 1961-09-18 ca.

Description: View of a downtown area reconstructed for a movie location set. Several contemporary automobiles are seen in the background. Men are working on on two diff...

Photograph

Yerkes Observatory

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Chester A. Arthur, the 21st President of the United States. Arthur was born on October 5, 1829 in Fairfield, Vermont, and di...

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Wood Sawyers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Wood sawyers gathering wood and hauling it on a sled pulled by horse near Archangel [Arkhangelsk], Russia. There is a large stack of lumber as well as a pi...

Photograph

The Sloan Sisters

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of four girls from the Sloan family. One of the girls is sitting on a swing, two are standing, and one sits...

Photograph

Medical Auxiliary

Date: 1957-01-26 

Description: Nine members of a Madison medical auxiliary group.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: An Algerian Bedouin boy with a soldier. The boy is pledging that he will kill his father "with joy" if the father should serve the French forces in the gue...

Date: 1947 

Description: Foreground: Sasha Auerbach (brother of Esther Chulew). Back, from left: unidentified women, Manny Chulew, Esther Chulew (sister-in-law), Baruch Chulew (bro...

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Motorcycle Rider

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man is posed on an early motorcycle.

Date: 1912 

Description: View of group of men standing around the train wreck of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad near Turkey River, Iowa across the river from...

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Women and Sheep

Date:  

Description: View across pen of five women with a small dog sitting near a fence in a pen full of sheep and lambs. Cornstalks are scattered across the floor of the pen.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A large tombstone marking the grave of Tabitha Burgoyne Bird, the daughter of Major Burgoyne, a surgeon in the English army.

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Ox Team

Date:  date unknown

Description: View uphill of a team of oxen with a wagon stacked with lumber. In the background, men gather outside a general store located in the Raton Mountains, betwe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified girl posing sitting. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with a light-colored collar.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Mary Virginia McCormick (1861-1941) playing croquet. Mary Virginia was the daughter of Chicago industrialist and inventor, Cyrus Hall McCormick.

Date:  

Description: Street and residential neighborhood with Lake Monona in the background. This possibly is the intersection of King, Wilson, and Butler streets.

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Stasia Pokora

Date: 1946-08-29 

Description: Stasia Pokora, Executive Secretary of the American Relief for Poland, sang Polish songs, many of which she learned from Polish immigrants who roomed at her...

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