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Description: This map includes an explanation that reads: "This chart shows the movement of corn on the Great Lakes, St. Lawrence River, and New York State Barge Canal...
Description: Teacher and students pose outside a clapboard one-room schoolhouse.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Description: A small African American child wearing overalls on Johns Island.
Description: Group of five women in class at the Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, 502 State Street at Gilman Street. Image includes window in background, with ho...
Description: The third grade class at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View over barbed wire fence towards men standing outside a blockhouse and barracks. Immediately outside of the barracks is a horse-drawn mobile kitchen and...
Description: Student Non-Violence Coordinating Committee (SNCC) workers pray together near the burned remains of a church in southwestern Georgia.
Description: Two members of the Wisconsin Dames are Mrs. James Head, left, who is the chairman of the center and Mrs. Kendall King. The Dames maintain a permanent servi...
Description: A view of Main street, looking east from Fourth Street. It is interesting to note that "The Largest Whiskey House" saloon is located next door to a drug st...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Ellen G. Ainsworth, published in the Milwaukee Sentinel. She was an Army nurse killed in action on February 16th, 194...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A young man sits on the top step of an entrance to a building with his arms wrapped around the shoulders of a young woman who sits on the step below him be...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior of the pharmacy at Saint Mary's Hospital, completed May 18, 1859 and designed by Anthony Bley. A pharmacist works behind the counter. Behind him...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the front facade showing the main doorway and front porch on the Jack Frost Lodge No. 2 on Round Lake. The building has one brick chimney...
Description: Two salesmen examining the features of a McCormick-Deering T-20 TracTracTor (crawler tractor) at an International Harvester dealership.
Description: Amphibious Duck on land with Board of Trade stone works. The stone gargoyles were salvaged from the Board of Trade building in Chicago by Newman.
Description: A still from the film The Jazz Singer showing Eugenie Besserer, Al Jolson, and Warner Oland (Warner 1927).
Description: Wisconsin's Ron Marshall (right) lands a right to the mid-section of Huel Washington in their 156-pound bout during the boxing match between the University...
Description: "Downtown Theresa from the water tower."
Description: Mrs. J.H. Svendsen, a volunteer Gray Lady of the Dane County Red Cross, shown tending patient's plants in the greenhouse at the Mendota hopsital for the me...
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