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Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Five employees(l to r Joe Hess, Eddy Hess, Tony Hess, Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Frank Hess Sr.) of the Hess Cooperage, cut a large oak log to make headers...
Description: The new officers of the Credit Women's Breakfast Club. From left are Veronica Lutz of Forbes Meagher Music Company, president; Beth Lease of Olson and Veer...
Description: Lewis Arms plays with his dog Tuffy. He is wearing his Marine Corps hat, and his automobile is visible parked in the background.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A portrait of a descendant of Chief Oshkosh, probably Ernest Oshkosh, with one foot in a traditional canoe. This image is part of an exhibit about Native A...
Description: A group of war correspondents, soldiers and officers pose outdoors on the sand in front of palm trees for a portrait in Guam. Many are holding a beverage a...
Description: Portrait of Dorothy Yaeger and Leo J. Ford, Jr. who ruled as queen and king of the Edgewood Junior college spring prom. Miss Yaeger is the daughter of Mr....
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of William Tennant in front of same painted backdrop. He was a newspaper and magazine agent in Black River Falls, Wisconsin, who lost both...
Description: "Ed Radke, who celebrated his 91st birthday on Feb. 5, routinely walks downtown from his home on the north end of the village. Ed, who needs no eyeglasses,...
Description: Portrait of Nez Perce man, Chief Joseph, April, 1900. Part of Shahaptian and Nez-Perce Tribes.
Date: date unknown
Description: A man collects maple sap in clear rubber sap bags connected to a tree. Snow is on the ground.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Kitchen and dining room area of a home with a fireplace.
Description: St. Joseph School won the championship of the Madison Parochial softball league by defeating St.Raphael School in the final game of a three-way playoff. Th...
Description: Three employees working at the Hess Cooperage sawmill, quarter sawing oak logs to make staves and heads for barrels.
Description: University of Wisconsin artist, Aaron Bohrod, working in a studio with four adults looking on.
Description: In a photograph taken for the Farm Security Administration, a man hangs socks to dry on a clothesline on land where trees have been cut down, or cutover.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A trained mule performs at an event. The mule is walking across metal pegs towards a thin, wooden board.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Filter plant for the Northern Paper Mills under construction.
Description: A view of the main entrance to Putnam Park, including two wooden towers on either side of the road, various cannons and cannon balls, and a swing set.
Description: Striking workers and police outside of Plankinton Meat Packing.
Description: Interior view of the Stevens Point Public Library. The library opened in 1904 and was funded by a $22,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie. In the room is a p...
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