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Description: Card featuring a series of drawings of two donkeys tied together with a rope. This prevents each of them from eating from their own pile of hay until they...
Description: A man, two women, and a young child sit or stand among a large number of logs.
Description: Pictured are members of the Madison Common (City) Council and speakers at a hearing of the Madison Housing Authority's (MHA) proposed public housing projec...
Description: Terrence Roberts of the Little Rock Nine.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man cuts logs with a circular table saw powered by a stationary engine. In the background is a storefront, with hay bales and an advertisement for Wrigle...
Description: A horse-drawn vehicle on tracks delivering guests and their luggage at Magnolia Hotel.
Description: Man singing as a woman plays a piano.
Description: A retail street with the Terry Amerpohl Department Company, Will J. Smith — Rexall drugstore, a furniture store, and a church. A horse and buggy is parked...
Description: An elderly man in a suit jacket, vest, and trousers, and holding a hat sits next to a woman in a dress. A younger woman in a dress and hat stands behind th...
Date: 1965-06-19 before
Description: Portrait of Milwaukee Braves third baseman Eddie Mathews. The Baseball Hall of Fame inductee batted .251 in 1965 with 32 home runs and 95 RBI.
Description: Ted Pierce poses in a living room near a window. He is wearing a tuxedo, with no jacket.
Description: Portrait of Coles Bashford, Wisconsin's fifth governor.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Vern Frechette (left) and Leonard Larson show their catch of trout caught during ice fishing on Chequamegon Bay.
Description: Congressman David R. Obey talks on the telephone during a break in the deliberation of the House Budget Committee. Standing above Obey is his aide Scott Li...
Description: A group of Algerian National Liberation Front members gather in a tent for a meeting. Some of the men are wearing turbans and some are wearing caps. They a...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Edward Pier. He was born in New Haven, Vermont on March 31, 1807, and came to Wisconsin in September of 1834. Pier was one...
Description: Lithographed advertising poster for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company showing the Civil War battle of Mission Ridge. Features an inset with a small...
Description: Salesman helping woman try on fur coat with her husband looking on, at Simpsons Garment Co., located at 23-25 N. Pinckney Street.
Description: Man in a tophat, suit, and cape holding a doctor's bag. His hat says "Doctor of Laffs".
Description: This map is ink and pencil on tracing paper. The map shows plats of a western section of Madison. The lakes are labeled "Fourth Lake", "Third Lake" and "La...
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