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Glenn Oil Field

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: View of oil rigs. Oil was discovered at Glenn Pool Oil Field on November 22, 1905 by Robert Galbreath and Frank Chesley, and since then the Glenn Pool has...

Date: 1949 

Description: Farmer using a McCormick Farmall H tractor in a cornfield near a pond. The tractor is equipped with a cultivator.

Date: 1900 

Description: Stereograph of a turbulent portion of the Wisconsin River known as the Wicked Water, up through the Narrows. The roof of the Larks Hotel, with the hotel's...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Uniformed boys play baseball at Brunnerdale Seminary. A fence and trees stand in the background.

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Victorian mansion at 123 S. Madison Street, built in 1870 and owned in 1875 by Samuel Chamberlain. It's mansard roof and iron trim help make the house an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of children, infants, and adults sit in rowboats in the water at Manasquan Beach. In the background, rows of dwellings can be seen and an addition...

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Wade House Inn

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front view of the Wade House. The Wade House, one of the earliest stagecoach inns in Wisconsin, was built between 1847 and 1851 by Sylvanus Wade. It became...

Date: 1944 ca.

Description: Aerial view of the U.S. Rubber Company plant and surrounding environment.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from corner of East Washington Avenue at Baldwin Street towards the Gisholt factory. In the foreground is a water fountain (bubbler) on the sidewalk....

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Logging company's railroad tracks and construction crew in a forest.

Date: 1865 

Description: After the fire of Oct. 22, 1865. The house takes up most of the image to the right, with burnt trees on the left, and a building in the background. The r...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The landing of the "Spirit of St. Louis," carrying Charles Lindbergh.

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West Ward

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the West Ward of town including the hospital. View features many large wooden buildings built on a hillside with a lumber yard in the for...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: Members of the German-American Freie Gemeinde ("Free Thinkers") organization, posed in front of their building at Sauk City.

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Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street, lined with residences.

Date: 1937 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering stationary threshers. Text encourages farmers to "Get the Extra Bushels" by using McCormick-Deering...

Photograph

Cock Pit

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a thatched roof cock pit located in a fenced-in area and surrounded by trees. Published by Variety Store.

Photograph

Hiving Swarmed Bees

Date: 1912 

Description: Alexander Krueger standing on a ladder taking a swarm of bees that had swarmed in a tree. On the ground near the ladder is a hive box.

Date: 1958 date unknown

Description: Five men, including Fidel Castro, and Celia Sanchez stand together in discussion on a shaded porch in the country during the Cuban Revolution.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Site of the Battle to Antietam, The Dunker Church. A group of men stand among trees on the left. Horse-drawn carriages are under trees on the right.

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