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Wendell Willkie and Aaron Martin Brayton

Date: March 1944
Description: Wendell Willkie visits with Aaron Martin Brayton, retired editor of the Wisconsin State Journal, on his bed in a local hospital room during Willkie'...

Horse-Drawn Wagon and Men

Date: 1885
Description: View of a street scene featuring a horse-drawn wagon in the foreground and a restaurant in the background.

Baptist Church

Date: 1856
Description: Exterior view of a Baptist church.

Octagon House

Date: 1948
Description: Exterior view of the Octagon House.

Weiss Farm

Date: 1937
Description: Stone bake house and smoke house at Weiss farm, residence of John Weiss, in the township of Saukville, Ozaukee County, one half mile from County Trunk Hwy...

Racine & Mississippi Railroad Pass

Date: 1861
Description: 1861 Racine and Mississippi Railroad Pass belonging to Jackson Kemper.

Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad Pass

Date: 1859
Description: 1859 Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad pass belonging to S.S. Merrill. Pass is signed by George Dunlap.

Libby Prison

Date: 1863
Description: A heavily retouched photographic view of Libby Prison. This view shows tents and three tenement (loft style) buildings.

Autopsy Cadaver and Students

Date: 1900
Description: View of an autopsy cadaver around which eight male students are gathered. The photographer was from Black River Falls, probably Charles Van Schaick. This i...

Medical Student in Laboratory

Description: A view of a male medical student sitting on a chair facing toward the left. Behind him is a desk, and shelves full of instruments and bottles. A microscope...

"Salute to Vince Lombardi" TIcket

Date: August 07 1968
Description: A ticket to a "Salute to Vince Lombardi" that took place on August 7 at Brown County Veterans Memorial Arena. The ticket was for a seat at "Table One."

Childhood Farm Home of Sherwin Gillett

Description: View of a small wooden dwelling with snow in the yard.

Camp 2

Date: 1912
Description: Probably a view of a ranger camp house. There is a ladder propped outside at the front, and there is a broken window with temporary board repairs. Two men...

Parkway Theatre and City Hall

Date: 1953
Description: Exterior view from street of City Hall, located at the intersection of West Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue. The Parkway Theatre, featuring the films "...

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