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Date: 1934-08-24 

Description: Portrait of Margaret Phillips, secretary of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, seamstress, writer, and a Madison activist.

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Christmas Tree

Date: 1899-12 

Description: Christmas tree in the home of Edward Petersen decorated with a wide assortment of ornaments and tinsel garland. It is standing on a low table in front of a...

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Description: A flatbed truck is parked in the driveway of a recently constructed house while another automobile is parked in the road outside the house. Other recently...

Date: 1934-09-24 

Description: Doorway and bed in room where murder, suicide occurred. Adele Burnton was murdered by Harold Kotvis, who then committed suicide. 521 North Henry Street. A...

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Henry Elston Family

Date: 1937 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Henry Elston Family of Muscoda, with a dog sitting in the foreground. According to US censuses they are from left to right: M...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: View of Picnic Point on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The peninsula juts into Lake Mendota. The far shoreline can be seen in the distance.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger 3-ton monorail hoist in a lumber mill with a man in the cab. Text stamped on cab reads "Capacity 6,000 Lbs., No. 2573." In the lowe...

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Dew Drop Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across sidewalk towards a guest house set back among the trees. Steps lead up to a wrap-around porch.

Date: 1960 

Description: Front cover, featuring color illustration, of an advertising brochure for the 1960 line of International B-series light-duty trucks, conventional and four-...

Date: 2004 

Description: This barn on the Nickel farm was built in 1919 by Ed Radke. The Nickels are still milking 50 cows.

Date: 1955-08 

Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, at her desk in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1931 

Description: Cover of the Chicago, Duluth and Georgian Bay Transit Company schedule in the Great Lakes Country, depicts a man and a woman watching a ship; either the "N...

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Stock Day

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the street on Stock Day. Horses and wagons are traveling down the street. The Bridgeport Hotel and the post office are on the right side....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Republican Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., addressing the Legislature and a broadcast audience in the Assembly Chamber. Warren P. Knowles, who would later...

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Canning

Date: 1943 

Description: A woman removes a jar of cut string beans from a pot and places it on a dishcloth next to two other filled jars.

Date: 1929-03-28 

Description: Scaffolding rises up the walls of the University Avenue National Bank, 905 University Avenue, with an unusual traffic signal in the intersection.

Date:  date unknown

Description: South lawn looking west from gazebo toward fountain. A path crosses the foreground, and the Dousman's dog, Folo, lounges on the lawn.

Date: 1917 

Description: Poster publicizing a speech on Socialism by Emil Seidel, former mayor of Milwaukee.

Date: 1900 

Description: Hattie Braemer stands between Edgar and Jennie Krueger, sitting in high chairs.

Date: 1915-02-15 

Description: Townspeople and a Ford automobile in front of a one-room schoolhouse in rural Alabama. The original caption reads: "This school house at Alpine, Ala., is a...

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