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Observation Tower

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Four men stand outdoors near a log building at the base of a large ladder leading up to an observation tower. The ladder is constructed between the trunks...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Man lying on the grass along a tree-lined drive that leads to a frame house in background. Rural house, country estate.

Date: 1938 

Description: Three men load a piece of sheet glass onto the back of an International D-35 truck owned by the Dwelle — Kaiser Company. Text on the truck reads, "The Dwel...

Date: 1913 

Description: Leonore Judkins, later Mrs. Forest Middleton, center, prepares baked goods with her mother, far left, and sisters, Juanita, Bonnie, and Blanch. Bread and r...

Date: 1882 ca.

Description: The Newhall House,one of the most magnificent hotels in the United States, opened on August 10, 1856. Amid smaller houses and establishments the hotel was...

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Description: Panelists for CNN's "Capital Gang" after Pat Buchanan left to campaign for the presidency included three male regulars (left to right: Al Hunt, Bob Novak,...

Date: 1895 

Description: A cartoon comparing two farmer's experiences, one with McCormick machinery, and one with "ordinary" binders. The caption at the bottom reads: "He Laughs Be...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Tractor Works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an African American child wearing a white dress. Text written on the back of the photograph reads "Mrs. B...

Photograph

Playing with Wagons

Date:  date unknown

Description: Esther Bigalk Clark, Edgar Krueger (on tricycle), Jennie Krueger, and Josie Bigalk Wendorf playing with wagons, dolls and a toy wheelbarrow outdoors.

Photograph

Springfield Works

Date: 1935 

Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's Springfield Works.

Date: 1942-06 

Description: Two members of the United Fruit Company's S.S. "Santa Marta" sit by the rail on a bench as laundry dries on a clothesline in the foreground. One man is lyi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait engraving of James Madison with a vignette of "The Burning of the Capitol by the British, 1814."

Date: 1939 

Description: Image from the Garden Club record book kept by Neighborhood House, with the winner in the Senior category garden competition, Mrs. Ora Smith, sitting on th...

Date: 1932-03-22 

Description: German Ambassador to the United States, Baron Friedrich Von Prittwitz und Gaffron, stands next to a railroad passenger train car.

Date: 1949 

Description: Color photograph of a farmer cultivating a vegetable field with a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached cultivator.

Date: 1950-06-09 ca.

Description: Three male members of the Disch family show off ribbons won for raising prize sheep.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farmers driving their cattle to a stockyard near the Burlington Depot, a weekly occurrence.

Date: 1934 

Description: Richard Quinney as a baby held by his father, Floyd Quinney, in the family's farmyard.

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Description: Poster advertising a set of performances by musical group Blue Funkshun. Features a hand-drawn illustration of a man with a guitar case smoking a cigarett...

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