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Sid Playing Doctor

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Description: Sid and a woman are using stethoscopes and blood pressure cuff to check the vital of another man. Sid is smoking a cigar.
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Sid Fishing on River

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Description: View from shoreline towards Sid Boyum fishing while standing on a pile of rocks near a river. Near Sid on the opposite shoreline is a collapsed building on...
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Sid Sitting in Living Room

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Description: Sid sitting on a couch reading a book in his living room amidst Asian furnishings and objects.
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Gisholt Machine Company Treasurer with Sid Boyum Art

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Description: The Gisholt Machine Company treasurer is standing and displaying a Sid Boyum drawing on top of a desk. The drawing was created for the treasurer in celebra...
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Sid Sitting on Couch Reading

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Description: Sid sitting on the couch in his living room.
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Sid Playing Horseshoes

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Description: Sid playing horseshoes with a cigar in his mouth.
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Tea Garden Card with Sid Boyum in Costume

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Description: Christmas card by Sid of himself standing in his backyard in the tea garden. Boyum, in grey kimono and straw conical hat and holding a small wooden keg, is...
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Sid Boyum: Eccentric in Paradise

Date: April 09 1979
Description: View of Sid Boyum sitting in his living room at 237 Waubesa Street. He is sitting on a couch and holding a jug previously used for vinegar, which he sculpt...
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House on the Rock Harp

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Description: A harp sitting in a display case at House on the Rock.
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13S Rayon Spinner

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Description: Commercial / industrial 13S Rayon Spinner set up on a dark backdrop.
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Madison Skyline from Lake Monona

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Description: View across Lake Monona looking north towards the Madison skyline.
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Capitol Dome

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Description: Dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
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Gisholt Machine Company lathes

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Description: Several pieces of Gisholt machinery lined up on the factory floor.
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Wiring for Gisholt Machinery

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Description: Display of three pieces of wiring for Gisholt machinery.
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Gisholt Machine Company Demonstration

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Description: A man in a suit demonstrating Gisholt machinery.
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Steam Locomotive

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Description: Right side view of the front of a steam locomotive. In the background is a high voltage power pole.
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Portrait of Sid's Girlfriend

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Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Sid's girlfriend, Bea Walusiak Heitmeyer.
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Abstract Metal Sculpture

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Description: 3-D abstract cut metal sculpture, resting on black velvet. It stands 31 inches high.
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Abstract Drawing

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Description: Abstract line drawing of a structure that appears to be among trees.
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Drawing of Machine Part

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Description: Drawing of a machine part with a sign that reads: "Clicking."

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