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Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration of a little boy wearing a sailor outfit, holding a glass, and leaning against a fence. It was probably used for advertising Hires Root Beer,...

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Corn Binder

Date:  

Description: A farmer drives two horses pulling a corn binder.

Date: 1904 

Description: A railway passenger depot designed by H.P. Padley.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop wearing several necklaces, earrings, file bracelets, and a ribbon work ski...

Date: 1854 

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of John Lawrence Smith (1818-1883), American chemist. From 1846-1850, he worked for the Turkish government, exploring their count...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Science Hall from Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a large smokestack on the left behind trees.

Date: 1945-11-26 

Description: Joseph "Roundy" Coughlin shown with a group of children at Washington School as part of his charity fund raising for "Roundy's Fun Fund".

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: Elevated view of crowd of audience members at the Sound Storm music festival, including a naked woman seen from behind.

Date: 1968-04-03 

Description: Wesley W. Jung at the Jung Carriage Museum. Mr. Jung is standing with one hand on a sleigh. On the side of the box the lettering, "J. & W. Jung Co." appear...

Date: 1959-05-05 

Description: Among the new officers of the Madison section of the National Council of Jewish Women are, left to right: Rose Glass, Doris Simon, Maxa dai Frank, and Jane...

Photograph

Robert K. Beecham

Date:  date unknown

Description: Robert K. Beecham studio portrait in front of a painted background, at age 26. In the book "As If It Were Glory", Robert Beecham recounts his Civil War exp...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Ansel Adams behind the wheel of his International Travelall.

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Street Corner

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Clipping from Oconomowoc Enterprise. Image of street corner includes shops, and people. One sign reads: "Wilsey and Snyder."

Date:  

Description: One-page menu from Kalt's Lunch Room at 230 Grand Avenue, with a handwritten menu mimeographed onto paper printed with the restaurant's name in distinctive...

Date: 1911 

Description: George W. Hall, Jr.'s wagon show, pulled by horses, travels along a country road.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of Madison as seen from the Monona Academy and Norwegian Lutheran Seminary, formerly the Soldier's Orphans Home, located on the shore of Lake Monona.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: View across snowy expanse towards a Russian village near the Pinega settlement. A wire fence mounted on posts stretches across the entire length of the for...

Date: 1925 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the J.I. Case Threshing Machine Company's line of tractors. The cover features a color illustration of a farmer using...

Photograph

Edna Knueppel

Date: 1992-12-27 

Description: "Having been born on Christmas Day in 1898, Edna Knueppel celebrated her 94th birthday recently. Although not as mobile as she used to be, Edna still has a...

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Dancing Ojibwa

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: An Ojibwa man on a platform dancing for spectators. The dancer is wearing a feather war bonnet, leather vest, arm band, fringed buckskin leggings, moccasin...

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