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Description: We were promised, we were told
that candy came in stripes and boxes

But some was stacked,
like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes

Photograph

Mary E. Smith

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Mary E. Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, arranges flowers for the holidays.

Date: 1944 

Description: Arnold Batson works with natural and synthetic rubbers in the rubber laboratory at the Gas Power Engineering Department. The original caption reads, "Exper...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Group portrait, perhaps consisting of students and faculty at Hayward Indian School. One man in the back row holds a cello.

Date: 1920-12-10 

Description: Three factory workers stand at machines at International Harvester's Osborne Works, later known as Auburn Works.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: William Goetsch family portrait copied from tintype. Left to right: Ernstina Goetsch Bigalk, standing, Lydia Goetsch Volkman Blatter, sitting, Hannah Goets...

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Description: An art class being taught by a woman at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wrig...

Date: 1891 ca.

Description: Portrait of Anita McCormick Blaine (1866-1954), her husband Emmons Blaine (1857-1892), and their young son Emmons, Jr. (1890-1918).

Photograph

Precison Cutting

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Two men operate a machine that uses wires to make equal portions out of a large slab of butter.

Date: 1967-12-06 

Description: Instructor teaching the harmful effects of smoking, drinking alcohol, and using drugs.

Date: 1942-05-25 ca.

Description: Factory workers inspect a gun at International Harvester's 20 (twenty) millimeter gun plant. Original caption reads: "In the test firing department careful...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Miriam Bennett wearing a blazer and brooch.

Date: 1941 

Description: Factory workers on an assembly line with M-5-6 trucks, possibly at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works. Original caption reads: "The trucks are the m...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men work on a huge, metal water wheel at Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company.

Date: 1937-11-22 

Description: McCormick-Deering dealer Edward Gumienick smoking a cigar as he loads dairy equipment into his International truck for a sales "canvassing" trip. His servi...

Photograph

John Muir Clock

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Photograph of clock made by John Muir while a student at the University of Wisconsin in 1860. Children are looking at the John Muir clock in the museum at...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: August Krueger seated at a writing table writing on a note pad. A bottle of ink sits open on the table.

Photograph

Emil Wallber

Date:  

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Emil Wallber wearing a suit jacket, vest, and tie.

Date: 1934-12-21 

Description: A strip of three mug shots of Michael Caruso, prisoner 22055.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Ferrotype studio portrait of a musical trio in front of a painted backdrop. One man on the right sits holding a guitar, a man stands in the middle holding...

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