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Star Lake

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: View across Star Lake towards the opposite tree-lined shoreline.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: View of three people and a dog on a dirt road with cabins among the birch trees on the right. Labeled as "Cabins among the birches - Virginia Beach on Lake...

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Jake Wepking

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Jake Wepking, clerk of School District No. 4, poses in front of the Strawberry School. He is wearing bib overalls and holds a cap in his hand. Wepking was...

Date: 1931 before

Description: Second to last steamboat on the river taken before 1931, burned in 1931. Taken from Romance Cliff, "The Apollo" is shown coming through with smoke billowin...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A group portrait of boys and young men in oriental costume and make-up. Most are holding opened hand fans.

Date: 1936-09-27 

Description: R.H. & E.H. Carpenter Inc. rock wool insulation display at the ESBMA (East Side Business Men's Association) Fall festival in the Fuller & Johnson building...

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Portrait of a Cat

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A hand-colored portrait of the Trimpey family cat, Sally, lying on a table.

Date: 1930 

Description: Mrs. (Dorothy) Pond poses dressed in indigenous apparel, including jewelry, as a Mauresque. She appears to be standing in a doorway partially covered with...

Date: 1938 

Description: Diesel engine assembly line at Milwaukee Works. The factory was owned by the Milwaukee Harvester Company until 1902.

Date: 1934-08-27 

Description: Two men look at a damaged automobile belonging to Elmer Meixner, DeForest, after a collision with a Milwaukee Road train at the East Johnson Street crossi...

Date: 1939-06-17 

Description: Henry Wallace, between two men, talking outdoors near an automobile. Henry Wallace, then the United States Secretary of Agriculture, visited and toured Gre...

Date: 1934 

Description: Label for Old Germantown Lager Beer, made by the Germantown Brewing Company. The Label features a barrel of beer, surrounded by flowering plants, probably...

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J.A. Brady Garage

Date: 1934-04-19 

Description: Interior of the J.A. Brady Garage, 1307 Williamson Street, with racks to elevate cars and the following signs: "Quaker State Oil" and "Cowdrey Brake Testin...

Date: 1930 

Description: Four workers crating up International motor trucks for export shipment at International Harvester's Springfield Works (factory). One of the men is wearing...

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Capitol Theatre

Date: 1939-01-29 

Description: The Capitol Theatre marquee, 209 State St, from roof of Weber's. The marquee promotes WLS National Barn Dance Stars, Lulu Belle & Scotty. The view also inc...

Date: 1935-04-10 

Description: Men load boxes of fruit, possibly oranges or grapefruit, into an International Model C-35 truck owned by the Clearwater Growers Association. Men using ladd...

Date: 1937-09-28 

Description: A man in a field loads boxes of produce onto the back of an International truck used by G.H. Hicklin & Sons of Burlington, Ontario.

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Winding Stream

Date: 1933 

Description: A landscape view of a winding stream and surrounding croplands. A barn and silo are in the distance.

Date: 1934 

Description: E.S. Marnon, I-12 salesman at the Howard-Cooper Corporation, rides a McCormick-Deering tractor. The Howard-Cooper Corporation was likely an International H...

Date: 1933-05-11 

Description: Workers loading barrels of petroleum on an International D-1 truck at an American Petroleum Co. service station.

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