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Photograph

Tiger at Zoo

Date: 1991-08 

Description: Close-up of tiger at a zoo in Milwaukee.

Photograph

Muller's Milk Truck

Date: 1934 

Description: A man carrying a crate of milk bottles and wearing a hat and overalls walks toward an International truck owned by Muller's Union Dairy. The truck is parke...

Date: 1968-03-16 

Description: Senator Robert F. Kennedy announcing his candidacy for the office of President of the United States. The announcement took place in the Caucus Room of the...

Photograph

Margaret Frederick

Date: 1959-04-01 

Description: A portrait of Margaret Frederick, Cashton, who has a large number of living descendants: 10 children, 86 grandchildren and 42 great-grandchildren.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Men fishing out of wooden rowboats on the Turtle flowage near the Turtle Dam on the Flambeau River.

Date: 1953-07-02 

Description: Eight young people from Shorewood Hills take a break from planning their dance, called "Watermelon Weather." From left are Ray White, Janet Chlanda, Nancy...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: The Milton House was supposedly a part of the Underground Railroad during the Civil War. The house was built in 1845 by Joseph Goodrich and turned into an...

Date: 1885 

Description: A view of Bascom Hill including Bascom Hall, North Hall, Music Hall, Science Hall, South Hall, Washburn Observatory and Woodman Astronomical Library from t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Universalist Church (1792) converted into a dry goods and grain store. Other buildings appear on either side. Print in the top right corner r...

Date: 1950-06-20 

Description: LeRoy "Luke" Collins (right), University of Wisconsin's quarter-miler, is shown as he wins the Big Ten-Pacific Coast track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. Al...

Photograph

Men Pulling Carts

Date: 1897 after

Description: Men pushing and pulling two carts, one with a barrel, around a street corner.

Date: 1954-03-28 before

Description: Milwaukee Braves third baseman Eddie mathews demonstrates his swing during spring training.

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Description: View of the Cliff House on the lake, with pine trees surrounding the property, and a cliff behind the building.

Map or Atlas

Peshtigo Fire Map

Date: 1999 

Description: Map depicting the burned over area created by the fire on October 8, 1871. Map includes inset of Wisconsin and surrounding states with detail of area impac...

Date: 1938 

Description: Informal portrait of Edgar Schildknecht, dressed in a hat and overalls. A building is in the background.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Leslie H. Fishel, Jr. with a group of mostly women. He was the Director of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin from 1959 until 1969.

Date: 1939-04-18 

Description: Eddie Cantor mugging on an International TD-18 diesel crawler tractor at the National Roadbuilders Show. Mr. Gainsford of the Los Angeles branch house is p...

Photograph

Tobacco Farming

Date:  

Description: Farmers harvesting and loading tobacco on a tobacco rack to take to a shed.

Photograph

Potting Plants

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Group of women from the District Agricultural School, and gardener E.E. Harris on the far right. They are standing in a row potting plants at a potting tab...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View from shoreline of steamboat. The letters 'J.S.' can be seen at the top of the boat. There are many passengers on board. Two men stand in the foregroun...

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