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Photograph

Frigate Gear

Date: 1958-04-30 

Description: Close-up view of a frigate gear that was later used by the United States Navy.

Date: 1970-03-29 

Description: Night view of the Wisconsin State Capitol dome, which is the only granite dome in the United States. It is made with white Bethel Vermont granite and cost...

Date: 1961 

Description: This 1961 map of Ozaukee County, Wisconsin, identifies historic sites and landmark in the county. Cities and villages, roads, and lakes and streams are als...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk infant posed in a cradle board with ribbon, beadwork, and bell decoration. The cradle board is...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereographic view of a man sitting on a cliff.

Date: 1874 

Description: Advertisement for Calvin Marshall's Patent Rut Leveler and Snow-Plow or Road Breaker.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women sit near Navaho hogans and a brush arbor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sketch for a light fixture drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright. The fixture may have utilized wooden dowels in its construction.

Date: 1949-03-31 

Description: Richard Johns of Janesville puts the finishing touches on a painting while seated in a wheelchair at the orthopedic department at Washington School, 545 We...

Postcard

Eau Claire River

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of the Eau Claire River with a bridge in the background.

Date: 1991 

Description: Mary Robinson, President of Ireland, escorting Speaker of the House of Representative Thomas Foley, who was heading a house leadership trip to Ireland. To...

Photograph

Tipis

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Sioux Native American tepees. Text on the photograph reads, "Summer and Winter Home of the Sioux" and "Copyright by F. B. Fiske Fort Yates, N.D."

Painting

Bashford House

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The Bashford house located at 423 North Pinckney Avenue.

Photograph

St. Mary's Hospital

Date: 1906 before

Description: A section of the building at the right was erected in 1859; the section at the left is of later construction. The building was torn down in 1911. A car i...

Date: 1957-09-25 

Description: The Zimmerman twins, Lettie and Lloyd, celebrated their 11th birthday with 54 friends and 12 teachers at Lincoln School. From left to right are friends Lyl...

Date: 1909 

Description: Postcard distributed by International Harvester Company depicting a harvesting scene in Finland. Includes a color illustration of a horse-drawn mower with...

Date: 1857 

Description: This detailed 1857 map was drawn nearly a decade after Wisconsin entered statehood. It depicts the entire state, northern Illinois and part of the upper pe...

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Description: Six children sit in a cranberry bog, while another stands in the background.

Date: 1952-01-18 

Description: Portrait of five-year-old William (Spike) Boston, the son of national champion Howard Boston, in his ice-boat on Lake Monona. He was the youngest skipper i...

Date: 1893 

Description: Front and back cover of a small booklet. The front cover has an illustration of a young girl wearing a straw hat, with the title, "A Future Customer." On t...

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