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Description: Distant view of a country town from across a pasture with rolling hills in the background.
Description: Letterhead of the Milwaukee branch of the Smith Premier Typewriter Company, with headquarters in Syracuse, New York. On the left is a sheet of paper in a S...
Description: Automobiles approach a turn in a paved road with billboards on either side. Photograph taken for International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Departmen...
Description: Chinese National marine crawls on his stomach beneath barbed wire in an infiltration training course in Formosa. Another man is on the right. The course in...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: The Portage canal looking east from the Canal Bridge.
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Caterpillar tractors for moving dirt with wheel scrapers. The photograph shows two men using a Caterpillar in a rural...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: A man in a field gathers long stalks of hemp into a bundle. The hemp was used to produce binder twine.
Description: Female students in Roman costumes stand outdoors near a wooded area while putting on a pageant at Clarion State Normal School. The school was established i...
Description: Major Arthur L. Post of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was shot down on June 20th, 1943 and rescued on September 28th, 1943, after 101 days in the jungle. Here is t...
Description: Union Bus Station, 122 West Washington Avenue, with closed depot doors during a strike of the Northland Greyhound bus lines strike.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Painted portrait of Walter Jodok Kohler, Jr.
Date: 1936-07-14 ca.
Description: Children assemble on the stairs of a WPA built cabin.
Description: Contest winners pose outside brick building in doorway. The children are wearing ribbons on their lapels or collars.
First row, reading from left to righ...
Description: The rear of the Long House with wash drying on a line.
Description: Portrait of new Nakoma neighborhood resident Pauline Moore.
Date: 1948-02 ca.
Description: View from the University of Wisconsin campus beyond the Forest Products Laboratory to the residential neightborhood between University Avenue and Regent St...
Date: 1960-07-04 ca.
Description: View of a cornfield and wooded ridge at sunrise.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Rebus from the National Temperance Advocate, 1884-1886 p.207.
Solution is: "What harm can there be in a glass of beer? None, my man, in one or two. 'Tis...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Elderly man sitting in a rocking chair and knitting.
Date: 1924 ca.
Description: Frank Lloyd Wright lounges on a hill near Spring Green with Kameki and Nobu Tsuchira and four other people, whose identities are unclear, eating watermelon...
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