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Madison McCormick Dealership

Date: 1899
Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company dealership operated by general agent J.G. Coleman. Built in 1898, with a frontage on Blount Street of 40 feet and 116...
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Model Builders' Reunion

Date: 1984
Description: A reunion of former members of Hangar 13, an organization of Beloit boys that built and raced model airplanes during the 1930s.
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Deering Mower

Date: 1893
Description: George Lincoln sitting on a Deering mower. The original caption reads: "George Lincoln on old Deering Mower about 1893."
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Denniston House Hotel

Date: 1945
Description: The hotel includes a sign: "Old Denniston House".
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Ingram Residence

Date: 1885
Description: Exterior of the Ingram residence in winter, home of the wealthy lumberman O.H. Ingram.
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Sketch of Battle of Island #10

Date: April 1862
Description: Notes include: Sketch of Battle of Island #10. Sketch of Fort Pillow Tennessee. Gen. Pope had command of the land troops.
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Kehl's School of Dance

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Description: The Kehl School of Dance Building, 309 West Johnson Street, later the Madison Labor Temple, which was built in 1898.
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Couple Standing on Boardwalk

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Description: Couple standing on boardwalk.
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Robert Burns Statue

Date: 1940
Description: Statue created in honor of Robert Burns. Located in what is known as Burns Square, between Prospect & Farwell Avenues at Knapp Street.
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International Model M Truck on a Rustic Road

Date: 1914
Description: Man driving three women on scenic side road in an International model M truck. A steep hill, which has been cut away for the road, rises above them. The tr...
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Mogul Jr. Engine on Display

Date: 1917
Description: Mogul Jr. 1 H.P. engine on a metal stand for display.
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Tractor Powered Silo Blower

Date: 1915
Description: Three men operating a silo filler powered by a Titan 12-25(?) tractor. Two of the men stand atop the silo which is near a barn. The third man is on the gro...
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Farm Building and Water Tower

Date: 1915
Description: Small wooden building next to a tall water tower.
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Cope and Clay

Date: 1914
Description: Clay Judson leaning on the shoulder of Dr. Ernest Copeland. They are standing outdoors.
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The Cook and the Campfire

Date: August 1915
Description: Earl cooking breakfast over the campfire at the camp near the Vermillion River, which is in the background.
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Resting by Rocks

Date: August 1915
Description: Jack and William Norris resting during a portage. Jack is sitting on a large rock and William is leaning against it.
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Billy Mac

Date: 1909
Description: Billy Mac examining a plant. He is wearing a hat and a kerchief. There is a bridge behind him.
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Cliff and Canoe

Date: 1910
Description: One of The Gang's canoes in the lee of a sheer cliff on Lac La Croix.
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Lac La Croix

Date: 1910
Description: A view from shore of Lac La Croix. The still surface of the lake creates a mirror-like reflection of trees on the water.
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Ruined Church in Sabac, Serbia

Date: 1914
Description: A man is driving a team of two horses pulling a wagon on a street in front of a ruined church. Rubble is piled in front of another building on the right.

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