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Woman Chopping Wood

Date: 1923-10-04 

Description: A woman wearing a dress uses an axe to split a log into firewood. A hand-operated washing machine stands in the yard of a farmhouse in the background.

Date: 1948-09-15 

Description: Two young girls outside with a toy pedal station wagon. Possibly children of a Harley family.

Date: 1919-08 

Description: Two women and one man, probably rural school teachers, are standing outdoors near a work bench, reviewing the blueprints to construct a nail box.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Painting of Berkeley-Waiontha Hotel. The view from across the street depicts three automobiles parked outside the hotel near people walking on the sidewal...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Small wooden structure with what looks to be ventilation grating, obscured by foliage.

Date: 1926-05 

Description: A sign reading, "Look Curve L." stands along the side of a paved road. An automobile drives on the road in a background.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the sawmill and pond, with logs floating in the pond. Company outbuildings are on the left, with a smokestack and silo. A water tower stands to t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Power and Light truck with bed box built by the Ideal Body Company. Two men are standing by a fence behind the truck on the right near a lake.

Date: 1915 

Description: Hillside Home School designed by Frank Lloyd Wright in 1901 and constructed over the next two years. The school was operated by the architect's family.

Photograph

Portrait of a Boy

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of an African American boy leaning on a tree in the woods. Text on the photograph reads, "I'se born tired."

Date: 1901 

Description: View along the Catfish River, with shrubs and grasses covering the riverbank. On the far left are electrical poles along a dirt road bordering a field that...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down wooden bridge towards a woman driving a buggy pulled by a single horse across a bridge. The far riverbank has trees along the shoreline.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Cigar workers on the sidewalk in front of the Willms home, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. They are young men and older boys, some in aprons. Anna Willms (b. 1881)...

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Maple Bluff Co-eds

Date: 1948-08-21 

Description: Two young co-eds from Maple Bluff, soon to leave for their universities. Pictured sitting on a stone retaining wall outside are from the left: Janet Huiska...

Date: 1939 

Description: Pete Dyson sits in a boat marked "Lottie." The boat had an International PD-40 power unit.

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Depot and Train

Date: 1913 

Description: View down railroad tracks of Cross Plains train depot. A man in the foreground walks away from the depot. A train, exhausting steam, is stopped at the plat...

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Main Street view in the winter with snow on the ground.

Photograph

Cabin and Trees

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a cabin among moss-covered trees near a field. A man crouches while working in the field on the right.

Photograph

Nashotah Mission

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Nashotah Mission, Lewis Hall. View from a distance with lake in foreground and mission in background.

Date:  

Description: A man wearing a hat, shirt, and tie is driving a gas-powered riding lawnmower.

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