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Date: 1955-02-23 

Description: Kroger Grocery Store in the Madison East Shopping Center, 2829 East Washington Avenue. Also shown is the Spic-Span Dry Cleaners and F.W. Woolworths.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: A man views a model of an early header. Original caption reads, "This display of the "header", a machine that preceded today's modern combine, brings back...

Date: 1972-11 

Description: Vietnam anti-war poster proclaiming that the human cost of the war has been six million people under Nixon's term as President. Features a picture of Presi...

Date: 1938 

Description: Full-length view of a Neighborhood House Garden Club member standing on the front steps of her house and tending to her flower boxes while turning to face...

Photograph

Canaan Hills

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Distant view of the town looking north from Murray Hill.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: This map shows the Wisconsin Central Railroad land grant lands owned and for sale by the Soo Line in Ashland County, Wisconsin, as well as in portions of B...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View across water of a man, woman, and two children on the shoreline of Lake Owen at the White Pine Lodge. There is a dock on the far left, and a two-story...

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...

Photograph

Man Driving Buggy

Date:  

Description: Team of two horses pulling a buggy and man down a back street of town, probably J.A. "Abe" Bailey.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Government locks and factory district on the Fox River.

Date: 1934 

Description: Armed guards with an International armored C series truck owned by the Brinks Express Company parked on a street at Chicago World's Fair "Century of Progre...

Date: 1921 

Description: Front cover of a brochure advertising the 5-ton Caterpillar tractor. The photograph depicts a farmer using the tractor in a farm field. The text beneath th...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: A man and woman walking arm-in-arm up a steep sidewalk. The man is carrying a grocery bag, and the city street lined with buildings stretches off into the...

Date: 1937-03-08 

Description: A man driving an International truck down a road in front of the Sterling Amherst Farms Dairy building.

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Date: 1930 before

Description: Exterior view of a Winnebago County Asylum building.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. They are identified as Moheek Thundercloud (MaZheeWeeKah) and Ann...

Photograph

Starch Factory

Date: 1895-09-28 

Description: Elevated view of wagons filled with potatoes parked near a starch factory. In 1895, 125,000 bushels of potatoes were converted into starch. Railroad tracks...

Date: 1954-02-01 

Description: Harold R. Noer, past president of the Madison Optimists, accepts two awards for the Madison club. At left Don Hammond, district governor from Racine, prese...

Photograph

Net Fishing

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Two fishermen gather their net full of fish.

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