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Date:  

Description: An unidentified man (Myles Horton?) using an axe to cut off a chicken's head.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Main Street, with its dirt, ruts, cows (and presumably manure), but wide enough for easy hitching of wagons and teams.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Elevated view of men standing around a lumber yard among buildings at an International Harvester factory(?) site, most likely in Illinois. A Chicago, Burli...

Photograph

Dyer School

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: A bell tower stands atop the one-story, clapboard sided Dyer School, District No. 1.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of a peach orchard and packing house. Railroad tracks run through the orchard, and a train sits near the orchards. Two men can be seen near t...

Photograph

Ice Cream Truck

Date: 1936-08-31 

Description: A man unloads ice cream bars from the back of an International C-1 truck while making a delivery to Healey's Pharmacy.

Date:  

Description: Rooms remembered for what they led to
What they shut out and how they silent sang

Photograph

Business District

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the business district featuring the 'largest post clock in the United States,' located on the corner of Washington Avenue and Michigan Street. Ped...

Photograph

Picnic by the Water

Date:  

Description: Cars are parked on the right near the water. Two people sit at a picnic table near the shoreline, and a third person is holding a pot over a campfire.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of six boys and men swimming in Siskiwit Lake by a wooden boat. In the background is the shoreline and trees.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A street musician named Frank Ritter playing violin on a city sidewalk (possibly in Chicago), with a dog leashed to his belt. A tin cup is attached to the...

Date: 2004 

Description: This is the Staiduhar barn from the south. Bill Staiduhar is a retired Harley Davidson employee.

Photograph

New Dam

Date: 1929 

Description: View looking down at the dam on the Kickapoo River. Houses are on the far side of the river, and chimneys are blowing heavy smoke. In the far background is...

Print

Sembradoras

Date:  date unknown

Description: Spanish language advertisement for International Harvester seeders, or grain drills, featuring a color photo of a seeder in a field. The text reads, "Sembr...

Photograph

Elephant at the Zoo

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The elephant at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo). This photograph appears in an album assembled by an unknown Madison resident, and it is thought to de...

Date: 1938-09-12 ca.

Description: Men operating an International ID-40 industrial tractor and an Adams grader on a dirt road. Original caption reads: "International ID-40 Diesel wheel tract...

Photograph

Winter Scene

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Ferdinand Hotz poses wearing snowshoes at his cottage in Fish Creek, now 4108 Main Street. There is a large snowdrift in the foreground.

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View of the Bobynn Tavern and Dining Hall on Lake Namakagon near Cable and Grand View, Wisconsin. The single-story building is down a path through the tree...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Protesters demonstrating for women's rights parade up and down Fifth Avenue. They had previously been arrested at the White House.

Date: 1914 

Description: Georgia Lloyd Jones and her daughter Florence (Bis or Bisser) on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Agricultural Hall is in the background...

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