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Description: Jockeys exercise their horses in the paddock at Arlington Park while spectators look on. The elevated view shows a crowded parking lot at right. Arlingto...
Description: Sigurd Olson, left, traveling by dogsled with game hunter Uiho Salminen as part of his study of predator control for his master's degree.
Description: Boy standing on a roadside feeding a colt from his hand. On the left are buildings and a fence. In the background on the other side of the road are trees i...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Bridge carpenters and other workmen with a winch constructing a railroad trestle over a wooded valley.
Description: Students of the Mayo School, District No. 1, have gathered with their families for a picnic at a grove on the Deerskin River. Automobiles are parked under...
Description: Pawling & Harnischfeger concrete breaker on a residential street with a operator in the cab. Men are working in the street, and trees and power lines are l...
Description: View of the North Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol in the background, the Capitol Park, and farm wagons on East Washington Avenue on market day. T...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A horse-drawn mower lies in snow near a wire fence. A barn and several other farm buildings are in the background beyond a field. A wooden crate stands ben...
Description: Elevated view from the Wisconsin State Capitol, showing Pinckney Street side of the Square, looking down East Washington Avenue. Buildings include the Belm...
Description: View from Bascom Hill and the Lincoln Monument toward the Wisconsin State Capitol building, still under construction.
Description: Exterior view of a house, named "Ode to an Oak Leaf" by its architect James Dresser, and built in 1950 in the style of Frank Lloyd Wright (Dresser was a pu...
Description: View of Nemours, one of the palatial estates of the Alfred I. du Pont (1864-1935) family built between 1909-1910 by Smyth and Son. Side lawn paths frame a...
Description: A well-dressed woman with a walking stick stands on ice at the partially frozen Skillet Falls. Bare trees frame the scene. There are patches of snow and tr...
Description: Original caption reads, "The path through the Woods-U.W." A sunken dirt path is lined with tree and brush.
Description: One of the Confederate defenses around the city, with several cannons behind earthworks. A Union soldier stands near one of the cannons.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River at River Pine Sanitarium, which opened in 1906. Boats can be seen near a small dock to the right. Copyright by Taylor's Drugs.
Description: An unidentified Civil War camp scene with raised rails.
Description: Exterior of north walkway of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is on the left, and a car...
Description: Exterior of a wooden water pumping station in a wooded area.
Description: Recruits in their camp grey uniforms, before they were issued their regular blues.
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