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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Virginia Hess posing with a muskellunge near the fish scale at Ross Teal Lake Lodge. Virginia Hess was a member of the Hess Oil Co. family, was from Chicag...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: This map features a legend of highways, railroads, parks, and service stations. The cover and inside of he map features pictures of attractions in Madison...
Description: Original press release caption reads: "J.O. Hill (right), of O.S. Hill and Company, International truck dealer at East Liverpool, Ohio, was recently electe...
Date: 1866 ca.
Description: Reproduction of a carte-de-visite portrait of Johnathan Lang Cassells (1808-1866), Scottish-born chemist. Worked as a physician and a Professor of chemistr...
Date: date unknown
Description: Advertisement for a train trip to Devil's Lake. The trip originates in Elgin, Illinios, with pick-ups in East Elgin, Dundee, Carpenterville and Algonquin....
Description: Stone walls line a tilled field where workers carry shovels and bundles of small trees to plant an orchard.
Description: View of the interior of the House of Representatives in the National Capitol.
Description: Ojibwa Indian apparel and beadwork owned by A.T. Newman of Bloomer, Wisconsin.
Description: View from river of Fountain City's shoreline with bluffs in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A factory worker in a long coat works on truck parts at International Harvester's Akron Works.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of John W. Taylor, British genealogist. Handwritten inscription on bottom reads, "John W. Taylor, Leeds - England, 1869....
Description: A man and woman stand next to an International pickup truck loaded with caged poultry. There are farm buildings in the background.
Description: Portrait of six unidentified high school students, with their teacher, at Highlander Folk School.
Description: An early view of the Ojibwa Roadside Park. There are several automobiles in the background, and people sit on benches under the trees.
Description: The G. Heileman Brewing Co. buildings.
Description: Governor Walter Kohler buys the first bag of light bulbs from Ed Steul (center), Madison, Lions' district governor; and H. M. Schmid (right), New Glarus, c...
Description: Valentine's Day card with a bear standing in the center. He has his paws folded over his tummy. On his right is a jar of honey and on his left is a honeyco...
Description: Lena Wall (left) of the Madison Catholic Women's Club talks with two members of the club's Junior League, Jeannie Pfeiffer (center) and Jan Fleury.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Ansel Adams, seated, talks on the telephone in his home office.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Shows city limits, railroads, mills, schools, cemeteries, dams, parks, lumber yards, log canals, log reservoir, Chippewa River, Eau Claire River, and Half...
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