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Description: Exterior view of York Hall, also known as Nelson House, built in 1730 in the Georgian style by "Scotch Tom" Nelson. In the foreground, the gardens can be...
Description: Margie Wesley of 630 West Wilson Street and Nancy Bonner of 213 North Murray Street were members of the decorating committee for the Loft's gala holiday pa...
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: View of St. Peter's Episcopal Church.
Description: Children stand near the open door of an International school bus marked "Klamath County School District, Bus No.32" while others sit on the seats inside. T...
Description: Ruins of the Barber's Closet in the Hotel Washington. Water shooting from firetruck hoses is visible in the upper left of the image, as the fire that destr...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Sunrise over Lake Monona and the Madison, Wisconsin isthmus, showing the Wisconsin State Capitol building in the distance.
Description: Patty, daughter of Harry and Velma Hamilton, posed with "Marie", a costumed doll, in the State Historical Society museum's exhibition, "Christmas Customs i...
Description: One of five photographs of the University of Wisconsin fieldhouse being set up for a boxing match.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Log steps leading up steep incline to a log cabin with a stone chimney.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Men, women, and children swim in the water between two docks. Children in the foreground play with a flotation device and a lifeguard stand is visible on...
Description: Elevated view of Vice Admiral Marc Mitscher's car in a parade held in his honor. Hillsboro planned the celebration to commemorate the first time in ten yea...
Description: Color view from the river. Foreground has three people in a boat. A bridge over the river, and a boat to the left are in the center. City Hall is in the...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A man stands with a horse near a small barn. A buggy and wagon are parked nearby. There are two small sheds or outhouses near a garden plot and a haystack...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View across street of the 200 block of State Street, showing pedestrians in conversation, parked automobiles, streetcar tracks, and the storefronts of a sh...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of Fourth School, featuring a cupola with a weathervane. Three young girls pose for the camera beneath a tree beside the school.
Description: Farm buildings stand on either side of a dirt road at an International Harvester demonstration farm.
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: International truck chassis, possibly Model E, inside a warehouse or factory storage area.
Description: View down Grand Avenue. Near a streetcar, the city's Civil War memorial, erected in 1898 by John Conway, can be seen.
Date: 1948 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The exterior of the Harvester Press building on Adams Street. Original Caption reads: "Harvester Print Shop -- Adams Street, Chicago. Relocated to 4829 S....
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