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The Riesen Family

Date: May 28 1955
Description: The Riesen family, John, Jeanne, Linda and Jon, play in their home.
Photograph

Language Lab Reel-To-Reel Tape Machines

Date: February 18 1959
Description: Language teachers listen to foreign languages on tape decks at an institute for public school language teachers at Mount Mary College.
Photograph

Classroom Lessons

Date: April 27 1956
Description: One girls writes on the blackboard while students sit at their desks paying various degrees of attention at Leland School.
Photograph

Home of the Braves

Date: April 18 1957
Description: View from rear of two boys, in semi-silhouette, wearing baseball mitts standing and lookomg out over the baseball diamond from the seating area of County S...
Photograph

One-Armed Woodworker

Date: February 14 1958
Description: Elmer J. Schmidt makes furniture and toys in his woodshop even though he has only one arm to work with.
Print

McCormick Improved Advance Reaper Flyer

Date: 1877
Description: "The 'Improved Advance' as a Self-Raker." Flyer advertising the McCormick Improved Advance Reaper and Mower. Features a large illustration of the machine b...
Poster

McCormick Self-Binder Instructions

Date: 1877
Description: Directions for attaching the McCormick self-binder to the harvester. Features an illustration of an early wire grain binder.
Print

McCormick Self-Binder Instructions

Date: 1878
Description: Directions for attaching the McCormick Self-Binder to a harvester. Features an illustration of an early wire binder.
Poster

McCormick Harvester Directions

Date: 1878
Description: Handbill with directions for putting together the McCormick Harvester. Features an illustration of a Marsh-type harvester.
Poster

Safety Singing

Date: 
Description: Safety poster issued by the Safety Engineering Department of Employers Mutual Insurance Company of Wausau, Wisconsin, to urge automobile drivers not to spe...
Map or Atlas

Milwaukee Harbor Improvement

Date: 1853
Description: Plan no. 3. Scale 2000 feet to one inch.
Map or Atlas

Map of Neenah or Fox River

Date: 1839
Description: Map of a canal route to avoid the principal rapids of the Neenah or Fox River between Lake Winnebago and Green Bay.
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: The Conscience

Date: January 1970
Description: Cover of "The Conscience," an underground newspaper, depicting a psychedelic drawing of three men, one standing naked, one leaning and carrying a gun, and...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Spokane Natural

Date: November 22 1968
Description: Cover of "Spokane Natural," an underground newspaper, depicting lightbulb form, comprised of a man's face, a landscape, and other elements. "lns, ups" in u...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Berkeley Tribe

Date: August 15 1969
Description: Cover of "Berkeley Tribe," an underground newspaper, depicting a couple with a baby. Both the man and the woman are carrying a firearm. The newspaper logo...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Kaleidoscope

Date: September 14 1970
Description: Cover of "Kaleidoscope," an underground newspaper, featuring a photograph of Native American Chief Sitting Bull, highlighted with red.
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Movement

Date: November 1968
Description: Cover of "Movement," and underground newspaper, featuring a print of a clenched fist, alluding to a popular image in the Black Panther Party. Topics includ...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Berkeley Barb

Date: July 19 1968
Description: Cover of "Berkeley Barb," an underground newspaper, featuring a photomontage of politically charged images, mostly relating to the Civil Rights movement. C...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Rat Subterranean News

Date: June 15 1968
Description: Cover of "Rat Subterranean News", an underground newspaper, featuring Hubert Humphrey dressed as a police officer wearing a gas mask and a tie around his n...
Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: The Black Panther

Date: February 17 1970
Description: Cover of "The Black Panther: Black Community News Service," an underground newspaper, commemorating the birthday of Black Panther Party co-founder Huey New...

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