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Date: 1968 ca.

Description: View from below of two boys on a jungle gym. Some of the brick buildings of the Jacob Riis Houses rise in the background.

Date: 1918 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Jennie Krueger sitting in the grass on the Krueger farm with a bouquet of flowers in her lap.

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Description: Studio portrait of two seated women wearing large hats. They are both wearing belts over their dresses, and the woman on the right has a large lace collar.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of tourists arriving on steamship. A steamship is docked nearby. Many passengers can be seen on the ship and the dock. Text on photograph reads: "Publ...

Photograph

Business Section

Date: 1921 

Description: Elevated view of the central business district. The Avoca Cooperative Company is on the street corner on the left. Three men congregate near a car parked a...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing contemporary dress except for the woodland-style Chip...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Site of the Battle of Antietam. The bloody lane.

Date: 1936-11-02 

Description: Customer buying parts at the service desk of an International Harvester dealership. Advertisements for International trucks are posted above the counter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across open ground towards men posed sitting and standing in horse-drawn wagons in front of a sawmill.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cabinet card of an African American man, wearing a formal suit, standing next to a young girl mounted side saddle on a pony. She is reading a book and has...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Watertown Plank Road Historic Marker

Date: 1955-11-01 

Description: President of the Miller Brewing Company, Norman R. Klug, unveiled the Watertown Plank Road historical marker along with, to his left, James Fitzpatrick, pr...

Photograph

Ruth Bennett

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of Ruth Bennett with toy lamb standing in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A boy stands behind a fence post with a horseshoe attached to it.

Photograph

Packer Parade

Date: 1971 

Description: Members of United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 248 paraded on Wisconsin Avenue to draw attention to the fact that employees of the Packer Packing...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: A girl fills a bucket at a water hydrant near a drainage ditch. Buildings are on either side, and laundry hangs from clotheslines above.

“Row upon row o...

Date: 1910-12-25 

Description: Winter scene with Alma Reinhardt Taylor and her children (from left) Frederick Taylor, Donna Taylor Adams, and Ellen Taylor Higgins. The children are posi...

Photograph

Line Dancers

Date: 1993-01-10 

Description: "Theresa mayor Mike Weymeir, his wife Carol, village clerk, and their daughter, Laura, participate at G & Z's Hall."

Photograph

Canning Peaches

Date: 1926-07-23 ca.

Description: Woman at the Harvester Farm in the process of canning peaches. She is placing the peaches in a cold dip after scalding.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Syl stands holding an umbrella near an unidentified boy who is leaning on a bicycle on the edge of a cobblestone street. Storefronts are along the street o...

Date: 1948-02-18 

Description: Three University of Wisconsin co-eds sporting "outsize" beauty spots lampooning a fad that is sweeping the country for a stye show sponsored by the Univers...

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