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Lt. Nils J. Gilbert

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Description: Full-length portrait of Nils J. Gilbert, a first lieutenant in Company A, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regiment...

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Central Avenue

Date:  date unknown

Description: Central Avenue.

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Kraus House

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Kraus House, lodging operated by Hubert Kraus, and once used as a Civil War drill house. The building was razed in 1936 according to some local residents....

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Chief Silver Tongue

Date: 1929 

Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of Ho-Chunk Chief Silver Tongue standing. There is a brick wall, foliage, and blankets in the background.

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Sample Pine Log

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Cut sample pine log mounted as an exhibit in Irvine Park.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Men, women, and children - likely tenant farmers or "sharecroppers" - picking cotton by hand.

Date:  date unknown

Description: This view of the monument at Drake Memorial Park shows the old Drake well-casing and commemorates the first oil well that was constructed in 1859.

Date: 1954-11-27 

Description: Portrait of three couples attending the formal dance at Nakoma Country Club. The girls, left to right, are Helen Stuben, Virginia Wallace, and Marlene Wiel...

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High Rock

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Description: High Rock; up Stream Side.

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Catherine Orb Seipp

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Catherine Orb Seipp (1846-1920), widow of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp and owner of Black Point Estate. She is stand...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A log cabin in Heg Memorial Park, built in 1837.

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Mr. Bryan (?)

Date: 1958-03-11 

Description: Portrait of a young man in shirt and tie, possibly Mr. Bryan, a bowler.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer uses the "1st Avery tractor" with an attached plow in a field. The handwritten caption reads, "H.P. 20-35."

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the rustic interior of a lodge. The building features a wood floor, angled wood ceiling, rugs, chandeliers, chairs and furniture and taxidermied an...

Date: 1935-09-30 ca.

Description: Farmall Works Production Manager C.J. King sits in his factory office.

Date: 1922 

Description: View from road of the general store, a two-story wood frame building in a rural area. A man and a child are standing near the door. Another child is sittin...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Men at work on a bridge under construction.

Date: 1939 

Description: A man stands near an International U-7 power unit used to operate a drum hoist which pulls cars up a 500 foot slope from a mine.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: An exterior view of the Walker Grocery Storefront.

Date: 1970-04-26 

Description: View from above of Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, keyboardist and percussionist for the Grateful Dead, sitting at his keyboard mid-performance playing conga drums...

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