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Description: The keyboard of the first practical typewriter, developed by Christopher Latham Sholes of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and marketed in 1874.
Date: 1972 ca.
Description: Bumper sticker with the slogan "No More Shopping Days 'Til PEACE," published by Women for a Peaceful Christmas.
Description: View of the inside of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin. The maker's label reads: "Orel Cook, Rutland, Vt."
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In each, campers are participating in a historical pageant, on a wooden stage in one photogra...
Description: Star of our Jesus, so extra brightMake me a country child just for tonightBur Grinnerung an dieJubiläumsfeier der Freien Gemeinde von Sauf...
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying several scenes. Includes photographs of a girl near a bridge with rapids, campers canoeing, a lineup of som...
Description: Overhead view of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin.
Description: Way back in the soft center of hard timesdid not their resistance to change in the sentimentmake some senseWhat could take the place of the...
Description: The tattered remains of a processing envelope from The Photoart House. Handwritten on the envelope is "Ice Machine, 111, 893," "Schoelkopf, 210 E Wash Ave....
Description: Photograph of sculpture of a hand entitled "Idleness," created by Vinnie Ream Hoxie.
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: The shoe fitting fluoroscope was a common fixture in shoe stores during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. A typical unit, like the machine shown here, consisted...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Apparatus for limnological research conducted at Trout Lake, Wisconsin and elsewhere.
Description: There are Gothic ways the light comes drifting through a forestclothes fit, things pad themselvesstone rests on stone and legends long persist,...
Description: If we could look forward? If they could have looked forward?at what kind of lifealong what kind of dotted lines?At the top of the stairs, t...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Art Deco-style place card with an aviation theme used for a women's luncheon at the Madison College Club.
Description: Threatening note signed "K.K.K." (Ku Klux Klan) with rock and rag that was thrown through Daisy Bates' window in August 1957. The note reads "The next will...
Description: All the tribal affidavits came finger-lickin'to pray against the rainto tolerate a cast of wills and listen to the storiesfrom the Book of Comm...
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