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Date:  

Description: Young man - possibly a teenager - sanding a section of a wooden wagon wheel with a belt sander at International Harvester's Accurate Engineering Works.

Photograph

Cows, Girl, and Cat

Date:  

Description: A cow, standing in front of a girl and a cat, with farm equipment and another cow in the background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A young man reads to a group standing outside Hillside Home School.

Date:  

Description: Two-story building housing livery and boarding stable on South First Street. Three carriages are on the street near the building.

Date: 1860 

Description: This map shows roads, railroads, rivers, townships, school houses, churches, cemeteries, and land ownership by name. Relief is shown by hachures. The map i...

Date:  

Description: Three female telephone operators working at the telephone switchboard. Dog sleeps in the lower left.

Date: 1925-03-21 

Description: A man loads wooden crates onto the bed of an International Model S truck owned by Herbert Brothers furniture merchants. A row of baby strollers is lined u...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a Native American woman holding an infant.

Date: 1935-01-09 

Description: Arthur Parkins, Jr. holding surviving newborn twin baby, John Archie Parkins, following the death of twin baby James Burton Parkins. His wife Kathryn is ly...

Book or Pamphlet

Beavers and their Dams

Date: 1859 

Description: Color drawing of beavers working on and living at their dams.

Date: 1893 

Description: Back cover of catalog featuring two illustrations with the title: "A Pointer." The top illustration, captioned "Union is Strength," shows a dog lying in th...

Photograph

Depot and Train

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down tracks towards a locomotive pulling a passenger train into the depot. A conductor stands in an open door. Another conductor and passengers stand...

Date: 1918 

Description: Robert Chappell (played by Jack Mower) comforts Ann Anderson (Margarita Fischer, costumed in mourning clothes) as Madame D'Arcy watches (Adelaide Elliot) i...

Date: 1913-11-14 

Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Charles Preston Cary, Milwaukee and Madison educator.

Date: 1910 

Description: A sightseeing party wanders among cows and Native American burial mounds near the popular picnic area at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendot...

Date: 1944-10-29 

Description: Robert Doyle stands with one foot resting on a railroad track on the border between Germany and Belgium. A sign on the right reads "Entering Germany." Behi...

Photograph

Fall Garden

Date: 1918 

Description: A woman and man work in a fall garden on an International Harvester Company demonstration farm.

Date: 1926 after

Description: People sit at umbrella-covered tables in the courtyard at the Brazilian Court Hotel. Lush vegetation and palm trees decorate the space and wait staff are...

Date: 1952-10-01 

Description: Margaret E. Garnett (Mrs. A.C.), of Madison, program chair of the convention, and Mrs. Linus Boehm of West Salem, president of the state federation, cuttin...

Date: 1886-05-14 

Description: Printed announcement of the opening of the Madison Fire Department. At the top, in a circular frame, is a fire fighter driving a horse-drawn fire engine. B...

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