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Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Car number 557 of the Chicago Northwestern railroad at 7th Street. Eight train workers are standing on or around the train.

Photograph

Leaky Top of Well

Date: 1928-02 

Description: A boy wearing a winter coat and hat pumps water from a well into containers held by two other boys. A shed, wheelbarrow, and wood scraps are in the backgro...

Photograph

Mrs. Nathaniel Dean

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Harriet Morrison Dean, the wife of Nathaniel Dean of Madison. Mrs. Dean was born in Dodgeville in 1829, moved to M...

Photograph

Houdini in Chains

Date: 1919 

Description: Harry Houdini in a scene from the silent motion picture, "The Grim Game."

Date: 1961-03-09 

Description: A profile view of three bearded engineering students who are posed admiring trophies. The students, left to right, are John Menning, Dave Ludwig, and Faud...

Date: 1946-06-15 

Description: Group portrait of the Brunsell-Skuldt wedding party at Bethel Lutheran Church, 318 Wisconsin Avenue. The bride is Lola J. Skuldt, daughter of Mr. and Mrs....

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Color photograph of J.L. Aldrige using a McCormick Farmall Super A tractor with a A-178 planter to work in a field. The original caption reads: "J.L. Aldri...

Photograph

Cherries in Bloom

Date: 1919-05-25 

Description: The photographer's wife Clothilde admires the view of the Gibraltar Orchard in full bloom. The is a pile of lumber on the left; stones are piled under tree...

Photograph

Fred Esser

Date: 1937 

Description: Fred Esser stands in a hat and sweater in front of wooden doors. Mr. Esser owned a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler.

Photograph

Enemy Cannon

Date: 1943-09-29 

Description: Robert Doyle seated on a Japanese cannon in Buna, New Guinea (present day Papua New Guinea). The Battle of Buna-Gona took place between November 16th, 1942...

Date: 1970 

Description: Color photo of an International C-O 4070A Transtar truck parked with the metal statue "St. Francis of the Guns" on a trailer with three flags attached. The...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Spring Bank monastery. Man kneeling in from of one of the Stations of the Cross. This is probably part of the Cistercian monastery.

Photograph

Henry Vilas Zoo

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two pelicans and other waterfowl on the lagoon in Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo), opened in 1911.

Date: 1961 

Description: A photographer stands on a platform with his camera while taking photographs of a McCormick hay baler in use at Hickory Hill. The farm was located 75 miles...

Photograph

Contour Plowing

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A view of two men on tractors, contour plowing a field. Two other men stand near a dirt road.

Photograph

Pioneer Well

Date: 1924-10 

Description: J.R. Hastie stands beside a chain and crank operated pump at the pioneer well, "a few miles below Portage."

Date: 1948-04-13 

Description: Fourth grade students at Emerson Elementary School, 2421 East Johnson Street, shown examining stuffed birds in the school's science room. Left to right: Da...

Date: 1927-08-24 ca.

Description: Two men in a cotton field with a Farmall Regular tractor and an experimental cotton picker. Original caption reads: "McCormick-Deering Cotton Picker and Fa...

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Possibly an A.L. Dahl photograph, one of "Two different views of the Falls from Canada side," from the series "Niagara Falls and Suspension Bridge" as ment...

Photograph

Kate Dousman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Kate Dousman, daughter of Rosalie Dousman.

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