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"The Rugged Four"

Date: 1926 

Description: Sigurd Olson, second from the left, with one of the early groups that he guided into the wilderness near Ely, Minnesota. The other men are identified as Dr...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of Aurora Street. Trees line the way, partially obscuring the houses. A man in a hat and apron stands on the left side of the street. Printed in the...

Date: 1943 

Description: Uncle Sam stands in the foreground of an illustration promoting victory gardens and shakes the hand of a farmer with a hoe in his hand. Three women work in...

Date: 1950 

Description: Two men standing on a pipe on the bed of a International truck use a crane to unload one of the pipes. A long building, possibly a warehouse, is in the bac...

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Elks Club Party

Date: 1948-12-31 

Description: Men and women seated around a banquet dinner table. Several people are sitting in wheelchairs, and there are crutches leaning against the wall. A group of...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across street of four men posing in front of storefronts on Main Street, including M.A. Batcheller, a barber shop, and clothiers under the offices of...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Two University of Wisconsin-Madison students, Mr. Rider and Mr. Broughton, sit in their residence at 625 Langdon Street and play musical instruments. Mr. R...

Date:  

Description: Rail siding and hand car with crew at Slashing, Waupaca County. Three men stand on a hand car. Another man sits on a load of logs in the background.

Date: 1959-01-17 

Description: Burned hangers and shredded clothing hang on four clothing display racks inside the remains of the Robert Hall store after a fire. Three fire fighters are...

Photograph

Mill and Bridge

Date: 1911 

Description: View across bridge of mill. There is a man standing on a wagon near the side of the mill. Behind the mill is a steep hill, with a house visible among trees...

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John C. Karel

Date: 1921-06-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of John C. Karel, Milwaukee judge.

Date:  

Description: 216 - 216 1/2 State Street, with storefront of T.F. Dresen.

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Capitol Train

Date: 1980-03-03 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin riding on the underground train that connects the Capitol with the legislative office buildings. A man in work cloth...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Group photograph showing one Native American man shaking hands with John Chapple, while two other Native American men and one Native American woman wearing...

Date: 1908-02-22 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the annual banquet for the Old Settlers' Club. On the top left of the cover is an oval portrait of club president George Willi...

Date: 1934-01-17 

Description: A Johns-Manville Contractors Asbestos Products Company Rock Wool home insulation truck and trailer is parked in front of a house, with workers on ladders a...

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NAACP and UPWA

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Donald Hankins (third from the right), president of United Packinghouse Workers Local 569, hands a $500 check for an NAACP life membership to Arthur Johnso...

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Steamer "St. Paul"

Date:  date unknown

Description: The bow of sidewheel excursion, "Saint Paul," at shore. Passengers can be seen on all three decks. Sign on bow reads: "St. Louis, Dubuque, St. Paul." Later...

Date: 1954-11-18 

Description: Advertising portrait of Ole Olson. He wears a uniform and bow tie with emblem patches on his jacket and cap. He is holding a gas hose nozzle and standing...

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Nurse Ada Straub

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Description: Studio portrait of nurse Ada Straub in her uniform. Ada Straub was a cousin of Mrs. Anton Nelson (the mother of Gaylord Nelson), who was also a nurse.

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