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Kissing Babies

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kissing babies, a hallmark of political campaigning. The candidate here is Congressman David R. Obey. The baby is unidentified.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man in a hat sits on the steps of the back porch of the Brandel family house with the family dog, Max.

Date: 1906-04-09 

Description: Close-up of a McCormick-Deering header binder attachment. Photo appears to be taken at the McCormick works in Chicago. Decals and/or stencils are on the ma...

Date: 1902-10-10 

Description: Wilbur Wright gliding down the steep slope of Big Kill Devil Hill at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Much of the Wright Brothers' success derived from the fact...

Date: 1944-10-06 

Description: Many photographers take photos of a military automobile leaving an airfield in Paris, France. Robert Doyle notes "arrival of first plane US ATC (United Sta...

Date: 1948-10-16 

Description: Wisconsin football player, end Ken Sachtjen (82), tries to grab a pass from Wisconsin player Forrest "Frosty" Parish while Yale player Robert "Tex" Furse (...

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Old Falls Village

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Falls Village from the cemetery looking south.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across lawn towards the back side of George Washington's Mount Vernon. Several people are sitting and standing on the piazza. There is a cupola on the...

Date: 1961 

Description: Evacuation route out of Milwaukee. View from the side of the road looking downhill towards the rear of a Wisconsin State Patrol cruiser parked on the right...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: The Edwin and Angeline Coe Hillyer family is grouped at the corner of a large Greek Revival house with ornamental railing work on its porch roof. A man is...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A large group of Ho-Chunks and whites harvest cranberries. The wooden boxes lying in the field were filled with the fruit and then shipped by railroad to t...

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Hot Tamale Vendor

Date: 1931-10-29 

Description: William Pearl with his "Tia Juana hot tamales" cart and a woman customer eating a hot tamale.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of a man wearing boots, a jacket and hat holding a large fish next to a building and sign that says "Voss Birchwood Lodge, Strictly Modern...

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Muir Glacier

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of Muir Glacier, discovered by John Muir in 1879. Copyright by Winter & Pond.

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Pahl Tire Co.

Date: 1937-06-03 

Description: Pahl Tire Company, located at 208 E. Washington Avenue. Opened in 1936, moved to 202 East Washington Avenue about 1960, closed in 2013.

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Baptist Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of the wooden church. The entrance is below the belfry, and all visible sides have stained glass windows. A sidewalk runs in front of the chu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A path leads to the main and side entrances of the Eau Claire State Normal School. On the left side of the school, automobiles are parked. The State Norm...

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Lifting the Nets

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Five men in three wooden row boats lifting fyke nets out of northern Wisconsin lake. The men are doing conservation work, netting for walleyes and muskies.

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Cathedral Steeple

Date: 2008 ca.

Description: Cathedral steeple in a cloudy sky.

Date: 1944-10-13 

Description: Two soldiers pose on a wrecked French locomotive in Folligny, France. Names, (left to right) are Switchman Private First Class Kenneth Walters of St. Paul,...

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