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Description: An etching of a Southern woman praying in a Vicksburg casement during the siege. Copied from "Confederate War Etchings" by A. Volck.
Description: Mabel Pendleton is shown holding German knives with a German flag on the table. The items, retired from service, were sent by her son, Sgt. Frederick N. Ha...
Description: A cat stands on a porch of a wooden house. Through the doorway, two people are visible from inside the house.
Description: Charlie Hemeyer, a resident at Rest Haven nursing home on Mineral Point Road, likes to play the fiddle for his own recreation as well as for the enjoyment...
Description: Resolutions adopted by the Madison, Wisconsin post of the Grand Army of the Republic. The text on the top reads, "Grand Army of the Republic, Department of...
Description: Sketch of Hankscraft baby bottle warmer.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Hagerstown Pike. A brick wall and trees are along the road on the right.
Description: View from snowy ground of men working on the roof. In the foreground are stacks of wood on sawhorses.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An elevated view town.
Date: 1962-07 ca.
Description: View from the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west down State Street. A man and woman walk up the stairs leading to the capitol building.
Description: Dicky Chapelle at US Military Aid Headquarters. She holds an unlit cigarette and a lighter. She is wearing eyeglasses and smiling at the camera.
Description: Adults sit in chairs in a classroom to hear an agricultural extension lecture given by a man standing behind a table or podium at the front of the room. Se...
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the 10-ton Caterpillar tractor. The photograph depicts a man using the tractor with a road grader.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the large hotel at Kayes Park on the south shore of Geneva Lake. There are two girls in the foreground with well-dressed women in the formal...
Description: A seated, waist-up studio portrait of Ole Steensland, a private in Company K, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform. The following information was obtained...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Lower Ward School (also called Second Ward School) built in 1867 and used through 1923. It was torn down in 1931.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Worksheds filled with stacked logs and wagons at "Walden," the estate of Cyrus McCormick, Jr.
Description: Holiday card with a soldier walking while carrying a child who is waving an American flag. The soldier is wearing a uniform and a campaign hat. Two childre...
Description: A girl wearing what appears to be a camp uniform-style dress plays a bugle on a hilltop.
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: Woman and four children seated in front of a makeshift tent that serves as their home. There is a washtub and washboard in the foreground and laundry hangs...
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