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Washburn Observatory

Date: 1880
Description: Exterior of Washburn Observatory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, showing telephone wires.
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Riders on an Excelsior-Henderson Motorcycle

Date: April 09 1917
Description: Two riders on an early Excelsior-Henderson motorcycle near a community garden at Harrison and Jefferson streets in Chicago. An International Harvester trac...
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Beer Drinkers

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Description: A group of men near the Koss railroad depot, the majority of whom are seated on the ground. One of the men is sitting on a piano stool. To the right of the...
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Plano Mowers at Cork Fairgrounds

Date: 1903
Description: Two boys and a group of men inspect Plano mowers at a fairgrounds in Cork, Ireland. At the time, Plano was one of the brand names sold by International Har...
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Seamstresses

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Description: Alma(?), Wis. Studio portrait of group of women seamstresses and two young children.
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"Ponca Indian Squaw Dance"

Date: July 1894
Description: Titled "A Ponca Indian Squaw dance". The participants hold up flags.
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View of Mississippi River

Date: 1886
Description: View of the Mississippi River from Alma. Text reads "Mississippi River. Ice Palace and Cyclone Views."
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Hoo Hoo Club Hotel

Date: April 24 1910
Description: The Hoo Hoo Club Hotel, a lumbermen's social organization. A sled with two horses is in front of the building. Handwriting in the photograph says: "After t...
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Sioux Tepees

Date: 1898
Description: Sioux tepees at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.
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Chippewa Men with Canoes

Date: 1898
Description: Chippewa (Ojibwa) men with canoes at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.
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Chippewa Men with Canoes

Date: 1898
Description: Chippewa (Ojibwa) men with canoes at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.
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Otoe Police

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Description: Otoe Indian police on horseback.
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Wade House

Date: 1935
Description: View of the side porch at the Wade House.
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Fraser House

Date: 1935
Description: East elevation view of the main entrance to the home of James Fraser.
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Building used as a lodging house by members of the first Territorial Legislature

Date: 1906
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836.
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Building used as a lodging house by members of the first Territorial Legislature

Date: 1955
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836. West end and south side.
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Building used as a lodging house by members of the first Territorial Legislature

Date: 1955
Description: Building used as a lodging house for the First Territorial Legislature held in Belmont in 1836. West end 1st floor interior.
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Taylor Lake

Date: 1940
Description: View of Taylor Lake and the entrance to Chain O' Lakes.
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Lain-Estburg House

Date: 1935
Description: Exterior view of the Lain-Estburg house.
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Pendarvis Dining Room

Date: 1940
Description: The dining area of the Cornish Pendarvis home, now owned by Robert M. Neal.

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