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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Three men sitting in front of log building at Big Bay Beach on Madeline Island.

Date: 1919 

Description: Pamphlet advertising the Geiser No.4 and No. 5 thresher featuring a photograph of a man and dog beside the machine, and the cut-out shape of a tractor on t...

Date: 1898 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Rose Loomis, of Sullivan, Ohio, wearing a dress and seated in a rocking chair in a garden.

Photograph

Hyde's Farmhouse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men stand outside Hyde's farmhouse on Chena Slough.

Date: 1913 

Description: One of the large burial mounds of the Outlet mound group on the former Hoyt property at the foot of Lake Monona.

Photograph

State Street View

Date: 1935 

Description: View of the 200 and 300 blocks of State Street looking toward the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Photograph

Wisconsin Capitol

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A winter scene with the third Wisconsin State Capitol from the east. There is snow on the ground and clinging to the trees.

Photograph

Grace Boegel

Date: 1955-11-24 

Description: On a windy day bridesmaid Arlene Neumeyer gasped when bride Grace Boegel's vail went skyward, as they left for Grace's wedding to David Schommer.

Photograph

Crystal Ice Truck

Date: 1949 

Description: An International KB-8 truck with a semitrailer for hauling ice. The truck is parked in a loading area near a warehouse building. The truck was owned by the...

Date:  

Description: Lewis Arms poses on a beach in the Pacific Islands with a Korean boy. Arms is wearing his Navy uniform hat.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from China, Carrie Chapman Catt describes the rice plantations. All of the workers and their families lived on the compound and worked long...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a round stone tower and a small stone courtyard on the bay in the Thousand Islands.

Photograph

Water Avenue Fire

Date: 1990-12-31 

Description: Firefighters battle a fire that engulfed Kruk's Drug Store and Hansen's Department Store. The pharmacy was to change ownership the next day.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Close-up of a man wearing a hat bending over to remove a cap from the hub of a P&O tractor plow.

Date: 1917 

Description: Panoramic group portrait of the Wisconsin National Guard Ambulance Company No. 1 at Camp Douglas, together with its ambulances and motorcycles with sidecar...

Date: 1917-04 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Navy recruits at Newport, boarding a train destined for the Brooklyn Navy Yard. The printed caption indicates that they had had only eight...

Photograph

Steamhauler

Date: 1914-02 

Description: A steamhauler pulling logs on skids to the mill during a snowstorm.

Photograph

Men's Dormitories

Date: 1926-11-20 

Description: View from Observatory Hill of the new Men's Lakeshore dormitories at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing Chamberlin Rock in the foreground. The do...

Photograph

"No Parking" Sign

Date: 1926 

Description: A sign reading "No Parking on Pavement - State Law" is posted alongside a road, and in the background a man is standing in the line of traffic to inspect t...

Photograph

Cemetery

Date:  date unknown

Description: Gothic revival style Trinity church Wall Street and adjacent cemetery. Modern skyscrapers stand in the background.

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