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Central Farm

Date: 1919 

Description: Weathered farm buildings stand beside a dirt road. Behind the buildings, the orchard is in bloom.

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Bear in Apiary

Date: 1901 

Description: A dead bear in the apiary of W.O. Victor, and the remains of the apiary. There are several rifles next to the bear.

Date: 1951-04 

Description: Advertising proof created by Young and Rubicam for the International Harvester Company. Features a color illustration of three truck drivers at a diner, an...

Date: 1928 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering Farmall Regular tractors and equipment. Includes the text "triple-power tractor." Printed by Magill-Weinsheimer Co...

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Tree Sitter

Date: 1930-07-11 

Description: Paul Vilbrandt, age 10, stands by a tree and ladder at the 1200 block of West Dayton Street, hoping to break the tree sitting record of Jimmie Clemons of R...

Date: 1947-03-21 

Description: Brandes Heating Co., 2046 Winnebago Avenue. Detail of furnace showing internal parts.

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Church on Fire

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A crowd is gathered on the street as jets of water are being directed by fire fighters towards a fire in a church.

Date: 1953-05-28 

Description: Exterior view of a sunroom on a residence showing a louvered window treatment probably installed by Foster Insulation and Supply Company.

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Obey and Ed Garvey

Date: 1994 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey with Edward R. Garvey during a fundraiser for Obey at the Madison Club in Madison. Garvey was the executive director of the Natio...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: International model "F" or "31" truck operated by Schwartz Furniture Co. of New London, Connecticut. The truck is photographed on the street outside of th...

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Madison Twins

Date: 1951-01-08 

Description: Pamela and Penelope, twin 3-year-old daughters of Mr. and Mrs. Manley R. Showers, sit at a table while playing with a tea set.

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Main Street

Date: 1925-05-25 

Description: Main Street with storefronts, automobiles, and horses and carriages parked along it.

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John J. Esch

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: U.S. Congressman of Wisconsin John J. Esch seated at his desk.

Date: 1947-03-27 

Description: Northwestern passenger train and truck collision at Commercial Avenue crossing in which two people, Mr. and Mrs. William A. Thompson (Alice) were killed. T...

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Don Knowles

Date: 1954-05-14 

Description: Portrait of Don Knowles, vice-president of Hult's Capital Garage.

Date: 1928 after

Description: T. N19 R. 4W about section 19, McPeak farm. A 50 foot deep ravine is seen rapidly eating its way toward farm buildings.

Date: 1959-03-21 

Description: Milwaukee Lincoln's state basketball champions hoist Coach Dick Wadewitz to their shoulders and shout with joy after whipping Milwaukee North 63-54 in the...

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Wisconsin Heights

Date: 1906-09-29 

Description: A group of people looks over the Wisconsin Heights battlefield as a man gestures. A horse-drawn buggy is on the right and another team of horses is visible...

Date: 1949-03-19 

Description: Members of the Izaak Walton League presenting the member-at-large award to Fred Luening of Milwaukee for his work in conservation. In the photo are, left t...

Date: 1939-11-09 

Description: Budweiser beer and snack food display in Frank Fruit Company, 609-613 University Avenue. Sign says, "America's Social Companion".

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