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Ojibwa Lodge

Date: 1906 

Description: Ojibwa chief's lodge from Lac Courte Orielles Reservation set up at the 1906 Wisconsin State Fair. Note both reed and bark coverings on the lodge. A number...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio triple portrait in front of a painted backdrop: young men with hats askew, drinking beer and smoking.

Date: 1941 

Description: Wisconsin counties, towns, cities, and selected villages, as well as the Menominee Indian Reservation are identified on this U.S. Bureau of the Census map...

Photograph

Robert Ansorge

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Dressed in overalls, young Robert Ansorge grips the links of a makeshift play pen fence with his left hand. His right hand is on his forehead, and he is lo...

Photograph

Chinchilla Fur Coat

Date: 1951-01-21 

Description: The only "let-out" coat made of matched chinchilla fur in existence is modeled by an unidentified woman at a Milwaukee style show.

Photograph

Ventriloguism Act

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ben Bergor, Madison magician, ventriloquist, and entertainment agent, performing with Jerry O'Reilly at a farm show. With Bergor is his wife Alva who often...

Date: 1926 

Description: View across lawn of people in the Glenco Cottages store with an open dining area on the porch. A sign on the tree in front reads: "Please do not take or de...

Date:  

Description: Elevated view of Madison featuring Monona Avenue (Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard as of January 19, 1987) and Lake Monona.

Photograph

Daniel G. Stinson

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ferrotype/tintype of Daniel G. Stinson, Kings Mountain hero, of Chester Co., S.C. He is sitting in a chair and is wearing a suit coat and vest, and has his...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of two women wearing dresses in front of a painted backdrop. They are facing each other and holding...

Date: 1907-06-20 

Description: Postcard of North Main Street. Buildings line the right side of the street and there are several large trees along the sidewalk. Text below reads "N. Main...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: International Model "L-101" truck parked alongside a curb. The truck has a sign advertising the company's West Pullman Works.

Date: 1956-12-28 

Description: Line-up of five Ford trucks with Bedner Transfer & Storage Co. printed on the doors. They were sold by Hanley Motor Sales Co.

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View across field of a one-story log cabin, Smead's Cloverleaf Lodge, across Teal Lake. There is a wooden dock across the lake in front of the lodge and a...

Date: 1892 

Description: Clara Middleton holds her naked infant son Forest on her lap. There are many throw pillows around them, including one that features a "W" and the cheer "U!...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down street towards Vel Phillips, who is crouching down near the curb at an intersection helping a child laying in the street. Her handbag is next to...

Photograph

Lumber Mill

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the lumber mill and surrounding area. In the foreground is a pond with logs floating in it. Behind this, and spanning across the image are the...

Photograph

Fire Damage

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Five men standing on the far left survey fire damage on Main Street between N. 2nd and N. 3rd St in Winneconne. The area is completely destroyed. Surroundi...

Book or Pamphlet

03 - Angora Rabbit

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Angora rabbit.

Photograph

York For Assembly

Date: 1984-11 

Description: "Supporters of Dwight York watch election returns on the TV screen."

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