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Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, arranges a floral center piece in front of a floral pattern of wallpaper.
Description: Quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Sergeant Major Francis W. Dunn, Company H, 1st Alabama Cavalry (Union). When Francis W. Dunn was mustered out o...
Description: Two men stand in a vast field of oats on the farm of Fred Ashbrenner in Siegler. A frame farmhouse, farm buildings, and trees are in the background.
Description: Teacher Mary Kier, fourth grade teacher at Nakoma Elementary School, 3870 Nakoma Road, stands at the blackboard demonstrating a handwriting technique to he...
Description: One man armed with a shotgun, facing a man in the doorway of a log house, and surrounded by three other men standing in the snow.
Description: An engraving depicting a formally dressed family gathered around a Christmas tree, which is lit with candles.
Description: Family portrait of Humbert and Marie Versace with their four children. Colonel Versace, a West Point graduate, is senior advisor for the Wisconsin National...
Description: Men with an International TD-35 Diesel TracTracTor (crawler tractor) owned by A.C. Duval. Another man stands on a large pile of logs with a pole in his han...
Description: Bonnie Kienitz and Freda K. Winterble in front of the Petheridge/Isom/Keystone house, built in 1853. The residence, located at 901 University Bay Drive, i...
Date: date unknown
Description: Winter scene with panoramic view down sidewalk and snow-covered street. Trees, power lines and buildings are covered with a blanket of snow.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: The home of the Reverend Carl Christian Aas (1843-1898) and family. There is a rocking horse and baby carriage in the view. The stone house was the first p...
Description: Storefronts and homes along dirt street. Three horse-drawn vehicles are tethered to posts in front of a board sidewalk. Men stand on the sidewalk in front...
Description: Two male Gisholt employees advertising an upcoming party. One of the men is posing in a suit and tie on the seat of a large piece of machinery. The other m...
Description: A woman curtsies towards the camera with a little dog to her left.
Description: Camper poised with racket to serve tennis ball. Her racket is raised in the air, and she is holding two tennis balls in her left hand. Original caption not...
Description: Advertisement for Neverslip tractors with a headline reading, "Neverslip Tractors lay their own Steel 'railroad track'." Two illustrations show men posing...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of Water Street featuring a group of patrons standing in the entrance of A. Becker's Saloon.
Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, wearing a summer dress and flower lei, stands at a long table on the dining porch of the main house at Black Point Estate surrounded...
Description: On the left,Tony Mierzwa, club professional, is standing next to his new assistant this year, Ralph Parker of Johnstown, Pennsylvania at Maple Bluff Countr...
Description: View over fence of a group of people and one dog seated on steps leading up to the door of a house. Syl is seated on the far right of the group wearing a h...
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