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Description: Passengers pose on the New Dell Queen steamboat. Steamboat Alexander Mitchell in background.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A man is sitting on a mower drawn by two horses in a park along a body of water. A group of people, including men, woman, and children, are near a band pav...
Description: Group of campers and a camp counselor riding on horseback on a trail in wooded area. Original caption notes: "Riding is one of the most popular sports. Eng...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Sarah Krueger seated in a chair wearing an feathered hat.
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: School children standing ready to begin a May-pole dance.
Description: A crowd of people gather on the banks of a river. Behind them, a band plays on a boat in the river.
Description: View up slope of one of the guest cottages at Chuna Vista, which has a large porch with a decorative railing. There is a round window beneath the gable abo...
Description: Chester Thordarson (second from left) and his Chicago guests pose in front of a log cabin, which was located at the southeast corner of Rock Island.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Photographic postcard view down Main Street, with Lake Superior in the distance. There is a cafe on the left and bars on the right. Cars are parked along t...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Looking up at Blockhouse No. 4 while under construction. Trees around the constructions site are being used to provide camouflage.
Description: Gymnasium annex undergoing demolition on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is on the left. Three men are working...
Description: Uniformed campers sit on the ground while listening to a violin recital in the woods at Wyonegonic Camp.
Description: Built in the 1920s by Fred Long, the station located at 9932 County Trunk Highway M served farmers from the surrounding area and housed a small general sto...
Description: A winding walkway through a park.
Description: Two men working with a McCormick-Deering Power Drive harvester-thresher (combine) in a field. Decals and/or stencils are visible on the machine.
Description: Charred stumps and cut trunks of trees in the foreground with unburned forest in the distance.
Description: Trainees at Rio Hato Infantry Artillery School, Panama, gathered around a wooden bridge they are rigging with dynamite charges. The men are wearing fatigue...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Color photo from inside a building of two men loading milk pails onto a wagon while a man seated on a McCormick 434 tractor looks on.
Description: Color photo of a red International Harvester Loadstar flatbed with no cab and hi-lift equipment for harvesting oranges. An African-American man is driving...
Description: Exterior of Washburn Observatory on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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