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Historical Object

Fromm Label

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Description: Label from a Fromm Golden Glory Fox fur. The company's insignia is a stylized fox head.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: Seventy-six derby car drivers march behind leader Frankie Meyers on East Gorham St. during the Soap Box Derby Parade of Youth.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Max Esser and Robert Petersile in front of a painted backdrop. One man is seated and the other is standing on the right. The...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Group portrait of eleven men wearing hats, shirts and bow ties standing outdoors holding drum sticks behind eight drums. The two large drums in the center...

Date: 1957 

Description: A factory worker selects a paint hose hanging from a wall to apply paint to an International A-100 "Golden Jubilee" truck at Springfield Works.

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Several people peer into a storefront window on Capitol Square. This window shopping is perhaps in preparation for the Christmas holiday.

Date: 1960 

Description: Pencil, ink, gouache, and watercolor design of a green skirt and green tweed jacket with white pullover for Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" (Par...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman poses while standing on a beach wearing a straw hat tied under her chin and a bathing outfit. Heavily reoutched waves are visible behind her.

Date: 1948-04-13 

Description: Sixth graders at Longfellow School presenting the children's story, "The Emperor's New Clothes." On stage, left to right, are James Christensen, Floyd Di M...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Grove Press International Film Festival film poster for the Czechoslovakian film, "Far├íruv konec." Illustrated image of a priest having each of his arms pu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting in a dark dress wrapped in a fringed shawl, next to a Ho-Chunk boy posed s...

Date: 1913 

Description: International Harvester Service Bureau poster for speaker "Frank Stockdale, The Mirthful Orator With A Message."

Date: 1940 

Description: A man in a uniform stands at the back of an International Metro truck with one leg up on the bumper. He is writing on a pad held on his knee, and there is...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Tollef Gjermundsen farm. Men on horseback stand in a row with a stone house, windmill and barn in background.

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Description: Teacher and students posing on grounds in front of a clapboard one-room schoolhouse. There is a fence and outhouse on the left, and in the background is a...

Date: 1933-06-28 

Description: Portrait of disabled World War I veteran Adolph Gunness, Soldier Boy ice cream vendor, who was arrested for selling on the street.

Date: 2013-11-06 

Description: A young woman wearing an American flag design sweater, with a green and grey striped knapsack, skateboarding (skateboard unseen) on the sidewalk outside of...

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Henry Esser stands on the step in front of Koltes & Esser Hardware in the 300 block of West Lakeside Street. Fencing, garbage cans, a hose reel and lawn mo...

Photograph

Devil's Lake Beach

Date:  date unknown

Description: View looking out at beach scene at Devil's Lake. There are benches on the shore where vacationers observe the swimmers. Two wooden structures have ladders...

Date: 1944 

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...

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