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Postcard

522 First Avenue

Date: 1908 

Description: View from street of three people standing in front of a small house. There is a small Oeil-de-boeuf window in the upper story. The windows have shutters an...

Photograph

Blockhouse No. 8

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Three uniformed soldiers in the process of constructing Blockhouse No. 8 with logs and earth. The area appears to overlook a ravine.

Date: 1892 

Description: Portrait of Daniel Steele Durrie (1819-1892), American librarian. Durrie served as the librarian for the State Historical Society of Wisconsin (now the Wi...

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Description: Men, women and children soak up the sun on the beach of a lake (probably Lake Michigan). The children are digging in the sand and there are ships in the di...

Date: 1929 

Description: Side view of the Baker grain thresher. The caption beneath the illustration reads, "We invite you to study carefully and thoroughly this interior view of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Blanche Blackhawk (Hopinkah) (ENookskaGaKah) stands next to a chair covered in a Racine Woolen Mills shawl (wai). These shawls were marketed exclusively to...

Photograph

Curling Bonspiel

Date: 1956-12-28 

Description: Celia Stevenson rink of Poynette at the Madison bonspiel. Shown left to right: Celia Stevenson, Shirley Emerson, Kay Trenary, and Eileen Johnson.

Date: 1907 

Description: Belle Case La Follette and Senator Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at Maple Bluff Farm. They are photographed during a relaxed moment in the yard.

Date: 1946 

Description: Employees of the Associated Press in Prague shortly after the end of World War II: left to right, Dashenka, Juta Turkova, Alvin Steinkopf (in his war corre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Simon Onanguisse Kahquados (1851-1930) of Forest County, Wisconsin, the last hereditary chief of the Potowatomi.

Date: 1948-12-22 

Description: The West High School basketball team will take part in a holiday double-header at the field house. The players are shown left to right: first row, Peter...

Date: 1940 

Description: International D-30 armored truck built for Brinks, Incorporated, parked outside the Esquire Theater.

Date: 1934-10-20 

Description: Photograph submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Group portrait of the six men in Dutch costume and wooden shoes holding musical...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A distant view of the Cripple Creek Short Line Railroad and a train winding through the mountains, circa 1930.

Date: 1876 ca.

Description: Halle Steensland and his wife Sophia pose with their five children at the family home, later located at 733 Lakewood Boulevard, Village of Maple Bluff. (Th...

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Description: Centrala Farmers Co-op, Inc. building, which houses high grade fertilizers.

Date: 1858 

Description: This 1858 map shows mine shafts, lead veins, and topography on the property of the New Diggings and Shullsburg Mining Company in Section 5 of Township 1 N....

Date: 1954-03-31 

Description: City Inspection Superintendent Ray Burt hands the key to City Hall to Merrill Haley, representing the investment group that purchased the building. William...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Shows vacant state land, government land, townships, and selected farms, camps, saw mills, etc. in Vilas and Oneida Counties, and part of Iron County. "Fo...

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Description: Billhead of the Oshkosh Brewing Company, in business from 1894-1971, with the company trademark of a waist-up view of Chief Oshkosh wearing a jacket and bo...

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