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Photograph

Stephen Nicholas

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Stephen Nicholas (1840-1901) of Chilton, Wisconsin. Stephen was a member of the Narragansett tribe. He served with Co. D, 1st...

Photograph

A Pretty Residence

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: View down road of a row of houses. Young trees are planted along the lot line and supported by wooden posts.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1847 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, roads, railroads, and some landowners’ names. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and the Menomonee River are labeled...

Date: 1961 

Description: Silhouetted view across water of a group of people on a small boat near the bridge on the canal at Tan Hung Tay, Vietnam. A dog is crossing the bridge and...

Date: 1926 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering miniature models produced by Arcade Toys. Includes illustrations of a toy tractor, plow, and wagon drawn by horses...

Photograph

Omaha Sioux Dancers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Omaha Sioux Dancers at the Rosebud Agency. The two men are standing in front of a log cabin with a sod roof and wooden door.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Workman on the construction of the second floor of Herbert F. Johnson's Residence, "Wingspread," designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. The residence was complete...

Book or Pamphlet

Wyandotte Agricultural Works

Date: 1871 

Description: Front cover of catalog featuring an illustration of a man using a team of horses to use the Improved Iron Clad Mower in a field.

Photograph

View of Town

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Viroqua.

Photograph

Summer Cottage

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: Exterior view of U.S. Marshall Canon's summer cottage. The two-story cottage has an outdoor porch and is surrounded by trees.

Postcard

Main Street

Date: 1909 

Description: View looking down Main Street. Shops and businesses line both sides of the street including the P.J. Wossenburger Hotel, city livery, bakery and harness sh...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three people behind a fenced gate with two signs. One reads: "U.S. Air Force: Good People, Bad Product," and the other sign, on the right, has a peace dove...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: This blueline print shows roads and proposed roads in parts of the Towns of Carson, Hull, Linwood, and Plover, as well as boundaries and lines demarking ex...

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Description: Small building completely covered in ivy, with a chimney projecting out the top left.

Date: 1960-01-17 before

Description: Seated left to right are Mrs. Howard Petran, Milwaukee; Mrs. Joseph Meyer, Oshkosh; Ruth Sprenz, Milwaukee; Mrs. Ray Mihm, Green Bay; and Johnnie Meyer.

Date: 1928 

Description: Front of Tuesday luncheon menu for the "South American" for season. Gives rates for cruises on the "North American" or "South American" between Chicago, Il...

Photograph

Richard Ela Company

Date: 1945-09-29 

Description: Vertical view of the Richard Ela Company, 744 Williamson Street selling industrial and welding equipment and supplies and Hanley Implement Company 740 Will...

Photograph

Burnside Bridge

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Site of the Battle of Antietam, the Burnside Bridge.

Date: 1917 

Description: General line catalog color illustration of a Deering "New Ideal" reaper. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Strong Frame, Light Draft - A Well-Built...

Date: 1949 

Description: A woman in a checkered dress, apron, and heels stands in front of an open International Harvester refrigerator. The door is behind her, and she holds a tr...

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