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Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: President Barack Obama speaks at rally. Members of the crowd raise their signs in support.

Date: 1956-06-22 

Description: Judges Jim Green and Bob Reger view the race from the East Washington Avenue finish line. Ozzie Johnson and Dick Meyer were other judges. Most cars finishe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from side of railroad tracks of a train at the depot. A few men stand on the platform, and a man is pulling a luggage cart.

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A man is driving an International Scout Terra on a hill in a wooded area. Photograph was taken by International Harvester for Brandt & Assoc., Ltd. Photogr...

Date: 1947-01-30 

Description: Listening to the story and music of the Nutcracker Suite are: Buddy Onash, Ft. Atkinson, Dennis Wenger, Madison, patients at the Convalescent Home for Chil...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Cawker (Colonel E. Harrison) residence.

Date: 1957-03-12 

Description: Mrs. James A. (Mittie) Slightam, 341 West Wilson Street, left, and Mrs. C.A. (Esther) Bonham, 1825 Van Hise Avenue, center, were honored for 40 years of me...

Date: 1911 

Description: View down shady Lodi Street. The shops further along the street include: a laundry service, People's Clothing Store, E.N. Davis Furniture, Gates Brother's...

Date: 1972-11 

Description: Poster with the schedule for the 1972/1973 University of Wisconsin-Madison men's basketball team schedule. At the time, tickets to games sold for $3.00 and...

Photograph

Campsite with tents

Date:  

Description: A well-dressed group of campers picnic outside their tents (perhaps late 1800's).

Date: 1926 

Description: Page in the Mead-Morrison Catalog No.26 advertising the 55 open model tractor, which is a crawler-type. The text reads, "Standard Equipment: Summer Top, De...

Photograph

George Messersmith

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of George Messersmith. He was born in West Union, Ohio, in 1815. Messersmith came to Wisconsin in May of 1827, and resided i...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1931 

Description: View down middle of street. On the left a man and two children stand near a truck parked in the driveway of a service station.

Photograph

Train Wreck

Date: 1927-07 

Description: On-lookers survey a wreck on the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway.

Date: 1935-08-23 

Description: Mr. Borgut, designer of the McCormick-Deering milk cooler, explains his product to eight Detroit dairy equipment salesmen at International Harvester's West...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Eleven portraits of young costumed students appear in an advertisement reading "Leo Kehl Dancers To Appear In Recital."

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man and a woman stand in a yard behind a white picket fence. The man is leaning towards her while holding an American flag. She is wearing a light colore...

Date:  

Description: Two lumber rafts with men aboard floating down the Wisconsin River.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Construction workers erecting a billboard for Hines Lumber using a crane mounted on the back of an International heavy-duty truck. The billboard sits atop...

Date: 1965-05 

Description: The pinion stand depicted was purchased by U.S. Steel (Allegheny Project) and then used by Gary Steel Works. The two men in the photograph are R. Haag and...

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