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Date:  

Description: Formal studio portrait showing Carl Schurz seated and Margarethe [Meyer] Schurz,(Mrs. Carl Schurz) posed standing next to him.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A large room with manufacturing equipment at the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's factory ("reaper works") in Chicago. Men in work clothes are at so...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1929 

Description: View down middle of street towards central business section. On the left is a building with a belfry. Cars and businesses line both sides of the street, pe...

Date: 1876 

Description: Bird's-eye view of La Crosse.

Book or Pamphlet

Ojibwe Dictionary Title Page

Date: 1853 

Description: Title page of A Dictionary of the Otchipwe Language by Reverend Frederic Baraga.

Date: 1955 

Description: A man dressed as Santa Claus leans down from an open car to hand sacks of candy to a crowd of warmly-dressed children and parents. Santa's visit took place...

Photograph

Roasting Chickens

Date: 1957-01-23 

Description: A man clad in a chef's apron tests a pan of chicken for doneness.

Photograph

Testing Seed Corn

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Helen Thomas leans over papers on a desk in a classroom, reading the test of her father's seed corn. Another girl stands on the left, writing on a chalkboa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men at the construction of a railroad branch line among piles of stones. Railroad ties placed on the ground are visible on the platform in the bac...

Photograph

Lake View House

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View across road of a Lake View House (1869-1950) at N. 3rd Street and N. Main Street. Three-story building with a chimney, a wrap-around balcony and a por...

Photograph

Prospect Avenue

Date: 1921 

Description: View of Prospect Avenue. A group of men and a woman standing in front of the store, which is a two-story wooden building with shuttered windows, next to a...

Date: 1914 

Description: Advertising poster for Deering brand mowers, grain binders, reapers, and hay rakes showing a woman holding a bundle of grain. Imprinted with "International...

Photograph

City Hall

Date: 1918 

Description: Baraboo City Hall.

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: This 1930s highway map of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, shows roads, the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, and streams, lakes,...

Date: 1964-07-04 

Description: Two children with a tricycle and a bicycle, and one boy in a Mexican cowboy costume, pose at the edge of the street in front of a home, next to a mailbox....

Photograph

Omnibus

Date:  

Description: A group of two women and four men and one boy sitting in an omnibus parked on a residential street. The front of the vehicle appears to read "Idaho Automo...

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Four men sit on pews examining paper on clipboards. Behind them, Bob Moses talks with a woman.

Date: 1915 

Description: Stirling, the corrupt Wall Street broker, is confronted by Mr. Berry (played by W. H. Brown in a top hat) in the climax of the 1915 Reliance one-reel silen...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: International R-700 truck owned by the U.S. Air Force.

Date: 1931-07-12 

Description: Poster for baseball game featuring the I.G.A. baseball team playing the Madison Colored Giants, a team with a state-wide reputation for presenting baseball...

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