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Photograph

Henry Weber

Date: 1902 before

Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait of Henry Weber, wearing a suit jacket, vest, and tie.

Photograph

Mine and Workers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of workers posing outside a mine, probably in Hurley, Wisconsin. Three young boys stand behind the group among stacks of logs.

Date: 1934-09-05 

Description: A strip of three mug shots of James Gumina, prisoner 21855.

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Description: Full-length carte-de-visite of Major General Abner Doubleday in uniform, sitting, and his wife Mary, standing, wearing a cape over her dress.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: A group, probably at Picnic Point on Lake Mendota in Madison, posed under the trees. Picnic baskets are behind them. Mrs. Bashford is the person in Mrs....

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: A group of girls from the Canning Club of Walkenhorst School sit and stand around a table outdoors to display their canned goods. A man wearing eyeglasses,...

Date: 1912-10-31 

Description: Photographic postcard of two sisters posed with a guitar and a mandolin in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing dresses, and one sister has a lace...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: View from side of stage of Rich Keane, wearing a felt bucket hat and a tie-dyed shirt, performing with Strophe band at the Sound Storm music festival. Stew...

Wisconsin photographer David Marcou's images of life in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

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Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting. They are wearing suit coats and neckties. The younger man on the right has his arm around the shoulders...

Date: 1987-06-20 

Description: Close-up portrait of Rebecca (Butcher) Olson on her wedding day with her maid-of-honor Jill Howman. Rebecca married William Olson on June 20, 1987 at the...

Photograph

Street Sprinkler

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of man filling a street sprinkler or "water wagon" pulled by two horses near the intersection of First and Main Streets.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Mrs. Edward B. Fishel stands outdoors to feed chickens from a metal pail.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman, the former posed half-sitting and wearing a suit jacket, vest, trousers, and a hat, and the latter standing an...

Date: 1946-10-12 

Description: Fullback Earl Maves (35) running off tackle for eight yards to the Ohio State one yard line accompanied by University of Wisconsin-Madison end Dale Bowers...

Photograph

Walter B. Gage

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Walter B. Gage. He was born on September 24, 1815, in Otsego County, New York. Gage came to Michigan in 1824, and to Wisc...

Date: 1956-11-06 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison cheerleaders, Sandra Wahl, Sally Holmes, Diane Hansen, Donna Roehm, and Joni Froelich posed in Camp Randall Stadium.

Photograph

Woman Baking Bread

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a uniform and cloth hat kneads bread dough on a board on a wooden table. Her dress has buttoned-on cuffs. A flour sifter, bowl, and loaf pa...

Date: 1895 

Description: Front and back cover of catalog, for the months of January and December. January features a buck running through the woods, with the year "1894" over a lar...

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Description: Parade coming down a patriotically decorated Main Street.

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