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Photograph

Lunch Break

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Field workers take a lunch break outdoors.

Photograph

Vine Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Vine Street. Automobiles are parked on either side of the street and Wood County National Bank stands to the right. A pedestrian crosses at the...

Photograph

Creamery

Date: 1926 

Description: View across yard of the co-operative Creamery Company. There are two large vents on the roof of the building that have weather vanes decorated with cows.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A Lake Mendota boathouse, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and built at the foot of North Carroll Street in 1893.

Photograph

Klumb Barn Raising

Date: 1899 

Description: A large group of men pose on the wooden framework of a barn they're building on Holy Hill Road, which has a stone foundation. On the far right three women...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Crowd gathered in the park near the North Wing of the Third Wisconsin State Capitol watching aerial performer descend a wire attached to the roof of the bu...

Photograph

Don't Buy Wilson

Date:  

Description: Picket line of United Packinghouse Workers of America (UPWA) Local 11 in front of the plant of the Wilson meatpacking company. Although unidentified except...

Photograph

Mower in Snow

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A sickle bar mower sits in snow beside a wire fence, illustrating the hazards of improper equipment housing. A barn and other farm buildings are in the bac...

Date: 1940 

Description: Alfred Hitchcock stands on the set of the film "Foreign Correspondent." He has his left hand in his pants pocket and is pointing at something with his righ...

Date: 1940 

Description: Man at the wheel of an International model D-15-M truck with a 113-inch wheelbase and a Metro body. The truck was one of thirteen Internationals owned by t...

Date: 1939 

Description: Image from the Garden Club record book kept by Neighborhood House, with June and George Barry posing by their wood-sided house (725 W. Washington?) amidst...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Congregational Church in dilapidated condition.

Date:  

Description: Color photographic holiday card from Governor and Mrs. Earl and family, governor of Wisconsin, 1983-1987. To the right it reads: "Happy Holidays" with "The...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored portrait of Pete Christensen leaning on a porch post in front of a building. He is wearing a hat slanted against the sun.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A man holding his hat and wearing suspenders stands in a field next to another man wearing overalls. The men are likely farmers.

Photograph

Winning Ticket

Date: 1993-08 

Description: "The media coverage was incredible when Les Robins and Colleen DeVries receive their checks."

Date: 1898 after

Description: Exterior view of front of Main Hall (now Bascom Hall) on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A person with a tripod is on the hill in front of the hal...

Date: 1935 

Description: Advertising flyer promoting the National 4-H Club Farm Accounting Contest. The flyer describes prizes provided by International Harvester Company, and incl...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Geoff Cook, wearing a headband and a jacket, stands on the Sound Storm stage near stacks of speakers with another festival staff member. He was the festiva...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men and boys planting white pine seedlings.

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