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Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Station #2 of the Madison Fire Department at 125 State Street. Several men in uniform pose in front of the building with a horse-drawn wagon.

Date: 1949-01-24 

Description: Carson Gulley, head chef at the University of Wisconsin, is shown in the refectory of Van Hise Hall with his class of apprentice chefs. Left to right: Rudy...

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of “Captain Boyd” seated in what appears to be an office.

Date: 1952-09-18 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy speaking with reporters at LaGuardia Airport shortly after his victory over Len Schmitt in the Wisconsin Republican primary. McC...

Photograph

"Rising Sun"

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up outdoor portrait of a Native American man wearing strings of beads, a silver bracelet and a headdress. He is holding a bow and arrows.

Date: 1947-11-08 

Description: University of Wisconsin football game at Camp Randall. Badger Halfback Clarence Self (18) steps away from Iowa's Quarterback, John Estes (67).

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Description: Frank Lloyd Wright and family dressed in costume sitting in front of a tent at a carnival on the grounds of Taliesin. Taliesin was the summer residence of...

Date: 1914-04 ca.

Description: Factory workers operate machinery at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.

Date: 2004 

Description: The interior of the Schoebel barn is immaculate. The last cows milked here was in 1988. Ken was born on the property in 1931.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Too-sha-na-gan-ka, or the Little Otter, a Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the T...

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Description: Two Pawling & Harnischfeger Type "AN" cranes with standard bottom blocks holding metal ladles in a foundry operation. The upper half, as well as other area...

Date: 1959 

Description: A man wearing a straw hat is sitting on the ground holding a baby in the countryside in Cuba. A woman sits behind him looking at the photographer. The woma...

Date: 1877-06 ca.

Description: A huge crowd, mostly men, has gathered on the bank of Devil's Lake to witness the firing of a cannon. The occasion is the Grand Regatta held June 21-22, 18...

Photograph

Serenaders

Date: 1923 

Description: The Serenaders, a dance band based in Kiel. The drum indicates that the band was headed by Si Mahlberg.

Date: 1865 

Description: Waist-up portrait of Leonard J. Farwell.

Date: 1912 

Description: Men on Harley Davidson motorcycles lined up in front of Harry McDaniels' Bicycle and Motorcycle shop at 111 State Street.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A marker for the first log cabin built in the Janesville area, surrounded by several women. The cabin was built in 1835 by William Holmes, Joshua Holmes, J...

Date: 1965 

Description: Wilbur J. Cohen is speaking from a podium at an outdoor event celebrating the Social Security amendment adding Medicare.

Date: 1957-03-14 

Description: Four Osseo cheerleaders with the letter "O" sewed to their sweaters pose on one knee with pompoms covering their legs. They wear (Sioux) Native American he...

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