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Date: 1913 

Description: Back page advertisement with the title: "Safe and Easy for Fat Men." Features an illustration of a man sitting and posing on the back of a grain drill in t...

Photograph

Setting Sun

Date: 1964-08-19 ca.

Description: View from rocky shoreline of a sun setting through thin clouds over Lake Michigan. A pier juts out over pilings on the right, and a far shoreline is along...

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Description: A group of farmer workers stand with pitch forks in front of the first gas engine for threshing on the August Krenke farm. A horse-drawn vehicle is also vi...

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Description: A view of an Oriental Limited Railway train crossing a stone arch bridge over a river, with a view of the central business district of the city in the dist...

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Smoking Pipes

Date: 1906-12-26 

Description: Alexander Krueger, August Krueger, and Henry Bigalk sitting on the front porch smoking pipes. August sits on a chair holding the bag of tobacco, while the...

Date: 1941-12-07 

Description: Sailors in a motor launch attempt a rescue of survivors from the water alongside the sunken battleship USS West Virginia during or shortly after the...

Date: 1856 

Description: "Three views in a short space show the peaceful appearance of what is now a busy paper mills center. The first, a double lock around which the village of C...

Date: 1947-02-05 

Description: The 98th Founder's Day dinner at the Memorial Union, where a campaign was announced to raise five million dollars for the improvement of the lower campus o...

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Man in Bean Garden

Date:  date unknown

Description: A man stands in front of several very tall bean plants. Photograph taken in a company town of Consolidated Coal Company.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length seated studio portrait of John Maly, wearing a suit and bow tie. He is seated in a chair with his right forearm resting on a table.

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Machine Assembly

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Factory workers assemble parts at International Harvester's McCormick Works. A large pile of wooden boards is in the background.

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Business Section

Date: 1925 

Description: View across road of the exterior of L.H. Hanold, a general merchandise store offering gasoline, tires, tubes, eggs, and cream. In the far background is a t...

Date: 1948 

Description: A female factory worker creates balls of twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "This scene shows a battery of balling machin...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Three women riding bicycles.

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Description: Naval students operate a radio while an officer looks on at the U.S. Naval Training School (Radio).

Date: 1954 

Description: Costume sketch of a pink top with white detailing, a pink skirt, and a pink scarf created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief" (Paramount, 1955). Water...

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Insurance Agency

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Citizen's Loan and Granum Agency, for fire, casualty, and auto. Also symbols for Blue Cross/Blue Shield on the building.

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Description: View across sidewalk towards Sid standing and holding a shovel while posing next to an elephant sitting on a bench outdoors. Sid is wearing a white coat, w...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Exterior view of a grand mansion on South Washington Street.

Date: 1910-09 ca.

Description: Three man stand in a small clearing on a steep rocky hill amid fallen trees. The small waterfall behind the men was the water power for the Leighton-Wyomin...

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