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Description: A group of agricultural workers cutting sugar cane, possibly in Morgan City. In the foreground, a young man sits on a pile of sugar cane, chewing on cane s...
Description: Letterhead of the Post Office in Cazenovia, Wisconsin. On the left is an eagle resting on a pile of U.S. Mail bags. On the right is an image of a railroad...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A plow sits in the snow in front of farm buildings and a woodpile. The photograph was likely taken to illustrate the hazards of improper equipment storage.
Description: Two women and young girl gathering vegetables in the Deering Works vegetable garden. Original caption reads: "This garden furnished a bountiful supply of v...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of an artesian well, located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since renamed Wacouta). Construction was com...
Description: A poster for the film "America Is Hard To See, Eugene McCarthy for President-1968" by Emile de Antonio. Features an illustration of Eugene McCarthy gazing...
Description: Female factory workers surrounded by stacks of metal parts at West Pullman Works.
Description: A view of the Ideal Hotel lobby during the Christmas season. A small tree sits on a table near the front desk and a man and women sit on a chair and sofa...
Description: Rear view of the charred remains of a house that has been burned. Undamaged homes are in the background.
Description: Pictured standing between two basketball team members is University of Wisconsin basketball coach Harold "Bud" Foster. Standing on the left is senior Doug...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: Arthur Stubb, 13, a student at Peck School, "dragging the field before the grain was planted." He poses wearing a cap, jacket and bib overalls, with the re...
Description: Exterior view of Wisconsin Orthopedic Hospital, 1415 Linden Drive.
Description: A crowd of mostly men sitting on bleachers in front of a brick building, all watching some type of sporting event. One man is walking in front of the bleac...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Exterior view of M. Gottshalk's first meat market.
Description: Mrs. Janet Berger, Mrs. Elizabeth Zweifel, and Mrs. Jane White prepare some items for the Christmas Fair of Christ Presbyterian Church's Women's Service Le...
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: View across street of the exterior of the Royal Theater, 407 Atwood Avenue (address now 2142 Atwood). Designed by Ferdinand Kronenberg (?) Building remode...
Description: Portrait of Karl A. Eisole, Jr., national advertising manager of Madison Newspapers, Inc, wearing a bowtie.
Description: Mary Virginia McCormick (1861-1941) leaning on a tree. Mary Virginia was the daughter of Chicago industrialist and inventor, Cyrus Hall McCormick.
Description: Portrait of Earl Wilke at a testimonial dinner commemorating his 25th year as Edgewood High School's first athletic director and coach. He started his empl...
Description: Christmas shoppers cross the the corner of King Street on the Capitol Square in front of Kresge's, 25-27 East Main Street.
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