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Hillcrest School

Date: 1933 ca.

Description: Students standing in front of Hillcrest School, a one-room school in Waukesha County.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Frisk Cloud (MauhHeTaChaEKah) is riding at cow at a powwow. Watching Frisk, left to right are two unidentified men, Albert Thunder (CheNunkEToKaRaKah), Geo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Plover River and dam. Factory buildings, barns, and residences are visible along the river's opposite bank.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Behind a barbed wire fence a man is splitting log rounds into barrel staves. The staves are stacked neatly to dry.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View across lawn of the Church Cottage and Congregational Church on Madeline Island.

Date: 1961 

Description: Evacuation route out of Milwaukee. View from the side of the road looking downhill towards the rear of a Wisconsin State Patrol cruiser parked on the right...


Train Derailment

Date: 1941-05-30 

Description: Slightly elevated view from bank of workmen gathered at the site of a train derailment. The man in suit and hat at far left is identified as a police offic...


Mississippi River

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the winding Mississippi River.



Date: 1932 ca.

Description: View from water of log rolling with one man in the water holding onto a log, and another man standing on a rolling log. Behind the log is a wooden rowboat...

Date: 1910 date unknown

Description: Exterior of Jones' Sausage Factory. Bicycles lean against the side of the brick building and horse-drawn carriages park near the rear porch. Copyright 19...


Description: About a dozen men stand in the woods by a large tent. The carcass of a deer is hanging from one of the trees. A horse stands nearby. There are some traces...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: View from water of a two-story cottage on shore of Cable Lake.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Farmer harvesting wheat with a McCormick combine (harvester-thresher) at Hinsdale Farm, near International Harvester's experimental farm.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: William and Johanna Krueger seated in chairs husking corn in a cleared field. A large pile of corn stalks is piled in front of them with a barrel of husked...

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Survivors of a Viet Cong attack on the village of Vinh Quoi stand in a grassy field. The group is mostly women holding children and standing with belonging...

Date: 1925-09 

Description: View from street of a small suburban residence with garden.


Ash Container

Date: 1927-07 

Description: A man pours ashes from a bucket into a larger metal container.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Indians thresh the first wheat at the Sac and Fox Agency in Iowa.


Cotton Yard

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a cotton yard. Bundled cotton waits to be transported. A cotton weighing machine can be seen which reads: "P.T. Talbot & Son." A house is visible i...

Date: 1939-10-19 

Description: Intersection of Grand and University Avenues, looking north from Grand Avenue, with a barn, Madison Nehi Company (Royal Crown Cola), 2600 University Avenue...

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