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Reasons Why You Should Use Co-operative-Made Goods

Date: 1887
Description: A list of nine reasons to use co-operative-made goods, entitled "Reasons Why You Should Use Co-operative-Made Goods in Preference To All Others". This was...
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Virginia Rolette Dousman

Date: 
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Virginia Rolette Dousman, second daughter of H. Louis and Nina Dousman. Born December 31, 1875; died June 29, 1959.
Photograph

Taliesin Apprentice Accommodations

Date: 1935
Description: John Howe's bedroom at Taliesin, home of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship.
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Taliesin Apprentice Accomodations

Date: 1935
Description: Doorway, possibly in John Howe's bedroom at Taliesin, residence of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship.
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Massey Home Marker

Date: 1930
Description: View of the Massey home marker.
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Two Men Talking at Tractor Exhibit

Date: 1915
Description: Two men standing near a display tent at a tractor exhibition. One man appears to be talking animatedly while the other listens.
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Andrew Ellickson

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Description: Three-quarter length oval studio portrait of Andrew Ellickson, a private of Company B, 15th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform with bayonet sheathed on his sid...
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Hans Jacobson

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Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Hans Jacobson, a private of Company C, 15th Wisconsin Infantry in uniform and kepi [forage cap] displaying a “C” on...
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Daniel Anderson

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Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Daniel Anderson, a private in Company D, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Re...
Photograph

Osten Rulland

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Description: Head and shoulders oval studio portrait of Osten Rulland [as written on published Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers] (1914) and on the Regimental Descriptive...
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Pedestrian Sign

Date: May 26 1926
Description: A sign reading: "Walk on Left" is posted on a power line pole. A man is walking on the left side of a rural road in the background as a truck drives by.
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"No Parking" Sign

Date: 1926
Description: A sign reading: "No Parking on Pavement - State Law" is posted alongside a road, and in the background a man is standing in the line of traffic to inspect...
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Road Sign Warning of Curve Ahead

Date: May 1926
Description: A sign reading: "Look Curve L." is posted along the side of a paved road. An automobile is on the road in the background.
Photograph

Andrew Anderson

Date: 
Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Andrew Anderson, a private in Company H, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental a...
Photograph

Ole Evenson Luten

Date: 
Description: Waist-up oval studio portrait of Ole Everson Luten [as on the photograph backing; also written as Ole Everson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20, and on publi...
Photograph

Ole P. Anderson

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Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Ole P. Anderson, a private in Company I, Wisconsin 15 Infantry, in uniform holding a musket across his chest. The fo...
Photograph

Johan Nilson Nysveen

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Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Johan Nilson Nysveen [as written on the photograph backing; also written as John Nilson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 and publi...
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Bjorn Thompson

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Description: Three-quarter length seated oval studio portrait of Bjorn Thompson, a private in Company I, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained...
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Edward Thorson

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Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Edward Thorson [as written on the photograph backing; also written as Edward Thoreson on Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 ("Blu...
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Torger Roethe

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Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Torger Roethe [as written on portrait backing; also written as Torger Larson on all rosters; also written as Torger Larson R...

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