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Date: 1917-07 

Description: Machine gun training on the grounds of Peekskill Military Academy in New York during World War I. The training was part of a state-sponsored military inst...

Date: 1941-11-03 ca.

Description: A factory worker trims forgings at International Harvester's Canton Works. Original caption reads, "Shell Package Case Stops, Canton Works. This operation...

Date: 1949-03-25 

Description: University of Wisconsin boxer James "Red" Sreenan (left) fighting against Harold Brown of the University of Minnesota at the University of Wisconsin-Madiso...

Photograph

Student Nurse Week

Date: 1957-10-07 

Description: Methodist Hospital student nurse Sandra Sheller writes a letter home for patient Ray Zimmerman from Murphysboro, Illinois. She is taking part in the state-...

Date: 1951-04-01 

Description: Ted Ziegler releases a pheasant into a rural field. The Middleton Sportsmen's Club raised pheasants from chicks in its brooder house and pens for later re...

Date: 1936-04-27 

Description: A group of men pose with an International truck owned by Schaefer's Baking Company outside the company factory.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Exterior fold of a pamphlet advertising the Moline Universal tractor featuring a color illustration of a farmer with horses. The text on the advertisement...

Date:  

Description: Front cover, bar menu, and trifold overleaf illustration from the Fox and Hounds Restaurant. On the cover is an illustration of the restaurant's wooden pla...

Date: 1947-01-06 

Description: Pictured at the inaugural reception at the state executive residence are from the left: Mr. and Mrs. Claude Jasper, Parker Drive, and Lieutenant Governor...

Date: 1906 

Description: Formal 3/4 length portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., taken during his first year in the U.S. Senate but taken in Madison.

Date: 1898 

Description: People on a boat dock watch a boat landing as part of the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.

Date: 1913 

Description: View of the side of the stone garage and tower at the Hotz family compound at Fish Creek. There is a rustic ladder from the garage roof to the observation...

Date: 1952-02-29 

Description: Six men representing service clubs (Rotary, Kiwanis, Lions, Exchange, Gyro and Optimist) meet to plan their "Winter Olympics" competition.

Photograph

William Kidd

Date: 1869-06-18 

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of William Kidd, Company D, 42nd Wisconsin Infantry, in his uniform.

Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II

Explore Jim Widmer's photographs of the Friday fish fry dinner tradition in Wisconsin.

Date: 1950-11-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin senior law students participate in the traditional ceremony of tossing their canes over the south goal post's bar at the homecoming...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: A young man and woman (probably Mary Brandel) pose on a parked horse-drawn carriage next to a drive. A man (face obscured) is standing behind the horse on...

Date: 1956-08-27 

Description: Four Wisconsin High School lettermen go through calisthenics at the first football practice. They are Fred Roever, Bill Lindsey, Tom Heebink, and Dick Paul...

Photograph

City View

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the city and the surrounding bay and hills. Text reads, "Terminus of Alaska C.R.R."

Date:  date unknown

Description: Large group of men, women, and children posed standing and sitting in front of an open sawmill.

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