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Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Four grinning children in the yard of a residence, identified only as the children of “Keith and Mabel”.
Description: Frances Niles hands out a ball to three boys at the Milton-Charter park playgound. The boys are, left to right, Ross Parisi, Don Brashi, and Marvin Bloom.
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Pierce house at 424 North Pinckney Street.
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Several old timbers are exposed on Mud Branch Road. A one-mile stretch of the road was originally constructed as a corduroy road because of "quick sand" in...
Description: Alan Ameche, the University of Wisconsin's football full back and nicknamed "the Horse", is pictured with his wife Yvonne and their five month old son Bria...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton, wearing a striped shirt, bow tie, and knickers, shares a quiet moment with his dog, Tootsie.
Date: 1957 before
Description: WIBA radio personalities Selma Sorenson, Sibylle Mitchell, Isabel Baumann, Grace Langer and Ruth King, together known as the "We Say What We Think Club", l...
Description: Color advertising photograph of a woman mowing the grass outside a suburban home with a 1450 Cub Cadet lawn tractor.
Date: date unknown
Description: The Longfellow Estate, once home to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, is a stately residence that was built in 1759.
Description: Actor John Wayne chats with driver Jim De Shon in an International Travelall sound truck on the set of "The Horse Soldiers." Owned by Goldwyn Studios and h...
Description: Group portrait of the wedding party of Joanne R. Blied, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Raymond F. Blied, 175 Lathrop Street, and Dr. Robert R. Barter, Washington...
Description: Cover of "The Rag", an underground newspaper, featuring a photograph of a young-looking girl smoking a marijuana joint.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Crowds on Front Street during Dodge County Fair day, circa 1910-1915.
Date: 1926 before
Description: Models of Nakoma and Nakomis designed by Frank Lloyd Wright to be used at the entrance of the Nakoma Golf Club House.
Description: Studio portrait of group in costume in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: 1930 before
Description: Holiday card with two clasped hands over foliage and flowers. Image is inside of a black border. The text reads: "For auld lang syne, A merry Christmas To...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of actor Robert Harron. He is wearing a suit and tie and is leaning forward. The name of the studio and his name are printed in the...
Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering Chattanooga No. 57 walking plow featuring color illustration of the implement. Imprinted with "International H...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Holiday card featuring a girl and her dog. The girl is wearing stockings, a red dress with a white lace collar, and black shoes. The dog is standing uprigh...
Description: "This dam was constructed in 1917. Costs were funded by voluntary contributions totaling $206. Those who did not contribute were expected to donate their...
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