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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A group of friends pose on a playground slide. Included in the group are Cresence Esser Bowar, Matt Bowar (husband of Cresence), Herbert Esser (brother of...

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Crowd with Horse

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A man and boy hold the reins of a horse while a group of men and boys look on. Commercial buildings stand in the background.

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Description: Portrait of Major Richard Ira Bong, medal of honor winner from Poplar, Wisconsin. Flying a P-38, Bong shot down more enemy aircraft than any other American...

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Bridge of Timbers

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Three men posing on top of a timber bridge under construction. The bridge crosses a river in a forested area. Posing on top of the bridge are two soldiers,...

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Man Driving Truck

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Description: A man driving an early truck (ca. 1910). The front is labeled "Sampson".

Date: 1909 

Description: Senator Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at Maple Bluff Farm in 1909. Seated with him on the bench is Madison physician, Dr. Philip Fox, a close family friend,...

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Description: Old men reclining in classroom style chairs.

Date: 1877-06 ca.

Description: Men seated outside during the Eastern District Norwegian Synod held at Immanuel Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church in Winchester, Wisconsin. Winnebago C...

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Francis Godfroy, a celebrated Miami chief who was half French and half Miami. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

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The Conklin Fire

Date: 1915 

Description: Fire fighters standing amid smoking timbers aim their hoses to douse the flames.

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Deathbed Scene

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration drawing of a European deathbed scene around 1850.

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Description: View down Broadway from H. H. Bennet's studio.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertising brochure for P&O cultivators entitled, "A Parade of P&O Two-Row Cultivators." The brochure opens to a feature illustrated with a photograph of...

Date: 1898-07-01 

Description: Illustration of Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders at San Juan Hill.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: In her journal from India, Carrie mentions cock fights, describing them as a "barbaric form of entertainment". Here is shown a group of men watching one su...

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Hinsdale Farm

Date: 1945 

Description: People examine machinery on display in front of a tent at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm. A building with a red pylon and signs adver...

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"George Spelvin"

Date: 1950-07-22 

Description: UW Ph.D student and actor, who wished to remain anonymous and so went by the name George Spelvin, in stage productions.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Men work with wagons and husker-shredder near a barn. The husker-shredder is powered by a Titan 18-35 tractor. A dog is walking by a fence, and milk cans...

Date: 1926-09-25 

Description: A man looks at an International Model S truck chassis parked on a cobblestone street beside homes or buildings.

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