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Date: 1928-04-16 

Description: Capitol Theatre orchestra at Pennco Field (Royal Airport) to welcome the Ray-O-Vac Twins.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: An experimental motor cultivator parked outside an International Harvester factory. A sign hanging from the cultivator reads, "International Motor Cultivat...

Date: 1950-12-26 

Description: Charles Brendler, forward for the East High School basketball team, makes a shot at the basket.

Photograph

Old No. 13 Tractor

Date: 1922-11-10 

Description: Tractor parked in front of brick building.

Date: 1906 

Description: View of businesses on Main Street, including the City Drug Store and a dentist.

Photograph

Milk Strike

Date: 1934-01-10 

Description: Milk strikers and a pile of empty milk cans next to railroad tracks. Bill Nemeth (left) is pouring out milk in an attempt to create a shortage that would r...

Date:  

Description: A group of Native Americans sit on the ground in a circle while other men, women, and children stand near by. There are power lines in the background.

Date: 1945-02-12 

Description: Man in Air Force uniform wearing eyeglasses.

Photograph

Annie the Elephant

Date: 1944-06-16 

Description: Annie the Elephant at Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), walking out of her winter indoor quarters.

Date: 1950 

Description: Thirteen year-old Philip Lenhart of Madison, Wisconsin, sitting in his new and improved soap box derby car. In the 1950 Madison race held on July 23, 1950,...

Date: 1949 ca.

Description: View of a lighthouse or dwelling from a rocky shore.

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 55-61

Date:  

Description: Way back in the soft center of hard times
did not their resistance to change in the sentiment
make some sense

What could take the place of the...

Photograph

Titan 10-20 Tractor

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Rear view of man on Titan 10-20 Tractor. The stencils are visible on the back of the tractor. In the background is a field, and what appears to be a factor...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Street scene during winter. The town is no longer in existence; it sprang up during construction of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad and had the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of a young man standing in front of a painted backdrop. A wavy white mask appears around the portrait.

Date: 1913-10-24 

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of Sebastian Gebhard Messmer, Milwaukee Archbishop.

Photograph

Lettuce Strike

Date: 1961 

Description: United Packinghouse Workers of America (UPWA) field representative John Soria watching picket line and police activities during the important Imperial Vall...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A general store counter at Weigands Bay. Two women are behind the counter, with boxes of cigars on display behind them. Other canned goods are on the shelv...

Photograph

Logging Camp

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men posed standing in front of two wooden buildings, possibly a logging camp.

Date: 1908-07 

Description: Workmen with teams of horses excavate for the new Mercantile Store, later the M.M. Smart Store. A woman is walking on the street nearby, and a boy or man w...

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