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Death Whoop

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Death Whoop" an engraving after a drawing by Seth Eastman from the American Aboriginal Portfolio.

Date: 1962 

Description: Holiday card with an elephant dressed as Santa Claus. His head is die cut and mounted on the card with a spring so his head bobs. On the inside (not shown)...

Date: 1950-09-15 

Description: View of the Pettersen's Incorporated (a floor covering business) exhibit at the Madison Home Show. Pettersen's is located at 209 West Mifflin Street.

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Thresher Transport

Date: 1925-05-23 

Description: A train transports McCormick-Deering All-Steel threshers from International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as "West Pullman Works."

Date: 2010-04-30 

Description: "At The Marsh Inn, we had as our guests, Andy Kraushaar, Visual Materials Curator at the Wisconsin Historical Society, and his wife [Deena Brazy]. Our wait...

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F. A. Knickerbocker

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of F.A. Knickerbocker of Shullsburg, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is standing in uniform and holds an alto hor...

Date: 1931-10-26 

Description: Florentina Krueger holding her granddaughter, Shirley, in her lap as she sits on the edge of the porch.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from below looking up at a small group of people standing atop a rock outcrop at Skunk Hill.

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Mother By Choice

Date: 1992-06-20 

Description: A group of pro-choice supporters stand together outdoors. One woman holds a sign that reads "Mother By Choice".

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Description: Workers hand wind filament on transformers at Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of el...

Date: 1949 

Description: LaVonne Hermann of Mount Horeb, the 1949 Alice in Dairyland, is shown in a formal pose, wearing her crown.

Date: 1902 

Description: Young men and children harvesting coffee beans in Costa Rica. The two children in the foreground wear baskets tied around their waists.

Date: 1955-05-25 

Description: Masonic group making plans for the 97th annual state-wide conclave. Left to right: Orrin St.Clair, A.W. Heisig, E.C. Jamison, Floyd McBurney and Ida Heisig...

Date: 1945 

Description: Factory worker Lorraine Larsen, a lathe operator, tends to a bolt body for the 20 mm cannon at International Harvester's St. Paul Works.

Date: 1945-03 

Description: Surviving crew members of the USS "Franklin" watch an amateur vaudeville on their hanger deck, seven says after their disaster. The USS "Franklin" had mane...

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Langdon Street Home

Date:  date unknown

Description: View up street towards 228 Langdon Street, which was built in 1871 for attorney J.M. Flower. From 1875-1899 it served as the residence of distinguished Uni...

Date:  after

Description: Aerial view of Madison, including Yost's, State Street, The Orpheum Theater, Hills, the Madison Public Library, block 64 parking, East Johnson Street, and...

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Proxmire Parade

Date:  date unknown

Description: Senator William Proxmire waves to the crowd from an open antique automobile during a parade in downtown Milwaukee.

Date: 1960-01-11 

Description: "Winter Rose" will be the theme of the Catholic Junior League's dance at the West Side Business Men's Club. Committee workers, left to right, are Barbara P...

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A group of men uses a McCormick wire grain binder led by two horses to harvest a field crop. A horse-drawn carriage is in the background. The original capt...

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