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Description: Full-length studio portrait of boy in front of a painted backdrop. He is standing with his arm resting on an accordion placed on a table.
Description: Altered photograph depicting a herring as though it was covered in fur. Caption at the top reads, "Fur herring to be found only in Rice Lake, Wis." No. 20...
Description: Typical cottage interior at Medicine Lake Lodge.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Polk County Court House.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The State Institute for the Blind. A school free for blind children of Wisconsin and attended by Louisa May Alcott.
Description: Four men pause in their work of building a new, large barn. They are all wearing hats for protection from the sun.
Description: Advertising postcard featuring a color illustration of a woman and children in the cab of an International A-100 pickup truck with the text "Silver Wheel R...
Description: Durand courthouse, with a brick house in the background.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Calbraith Perry Rodgers, with a cigar characteristically clenched in his jaw, was the first man to fly across the United States. He undertook this flight i...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Color view of the main business district. Cars are parked in front of businesses, and are driving down the road. A flagpole and stop signs are in the foreg...
Description: The Carl Schurz Monument, presented to the city by John Hicks in 1914. Sculpted by Karl Bitter.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Lawrence College.
Description: View of the Grantsburg Drug Company.
Description: Colorized postcard of Chimney Rock. Trees surround the base. Text at top, "'Chimney Rock,' Camp Douglas, Wis."
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color postcard of the rock formation called the Devil's Doorway in Devil's Lake State Park. Trees can be seen all around and it is autumn. The lake, bluffs...
Description: Printed postcard distributed to automobile purchasers by the Warner Instrument Co. of Beloit, Wisconsin, founded by Arthur P. Warner, inventor of the magne...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: View of the golf club house at the Moor Bath Links.
Description: Postcard of the Sentinel Rock geological formation on the southern point of Devil's Island, part of the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior.
Description: Exterior view of the Spring City Hotel.
Description: Exterior of the S.A. Cook Armory Company, no. 1.
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