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Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Bradens

Date: April 30 1961
Description: Pictured left to right are James Dombrowski, Carl and Anne Braden, Frank Wilkinson, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta King at a reception in Atlanta, Geo...
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Stahl Dog Team

Date: 1912
Description: Child passengers being transported on a wagon pulled by dog team belonging to Thomas Stahl. Wagon and dog team are on the boardwalk in La Pointe.
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Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst

Date: January 1918
Description: Reverend Chrysostom Verwyst in an outdoor candid pose, wearing his robe.
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Moffat Octagon House

Date: 1877
Description: The Moffat Octagon House, erected in 1855 by Judge John S. Moffat.
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Hughlett's Smelting Furnace

Date: May 1866
Description: Engraved exterior view of a smelting furnace with a small group of men with horses gathered in front.
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Surveying Fire Damage

Date: February 1904
Description: Ruins of the Senate Chamber in the Wisconsin State Capitol after the fire of February 26-27. Here the damage was almost total, leaving only a piece of plas...
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Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Thwaites' Office

Date: 1897
Description: Reuben Gold Thwaites, secretary of the State Historical Society, at his desk in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Thwaites succeeded Lym...
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Five Men

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Description: Bill Leary, Norman Thomas, Richard Muller, David Messner, and Carey Stronach pose in front of a house.
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Norwegian Sunday School Picnic

Date: 1873
Description: A Norwegian Sunday school picnic, perhaps held at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota. The original stereograph is in the collection of the Norwegian-American Hist...
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H.W. Tenney House

Date: 1915
Description: The H.W. Tenney house, built by Charles Patten in the late 1870's and bought by Mr. Tenney in the spring of 1881. The house was remodeled in 1906.
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First Congregational Church

Date: 1910
Description: First Congregational Church, exterior of building, with trees.
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Eleazer William's ("Lost Dauphin") Cabin

Date: 1915
Description: A group of people stand outside Eleazer William's log cabin, five miles south of De Pere.
Drawing

H.S. Winsor Residence

Date: 1873
Description: H.S. Winsor residence, with a stagecoach in the foreground.
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Katherine Dexter McCormick on a Grain Binder

Date: August 1905
Description: Three men in suits work on an International Harvester grain binder while Katherine Dexter McCormick sits in the seat of the machine. The man bent over the...
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Beaumont House

Date: 1925
Description: Beaumont house, interior of parlor with hearth, Christmas tree, rocking chair, and various other decorations.
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Beaumont House, Interior of Dining Room

Date: 1925
Description: Beaumont house, interior of dining room with small Christmas tree on top of dining room table.
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Beaumont House, Interior of Dining Room

Date: 1925
Description: Beaumont House, interior of dining Room with a fern on top of the dining room table.
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Israel Greene Beaumont's House

Date: 1929
Description: Israel Greene Beaumont's House, located at 203 South Jefferson Street. The front parlor has a Christmas tree near the hearth.
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Israel Greene Beaumont's House

Date: 1929
Description: Israel Greene Beaumont's House, interior of the front parlor with two women sitting on rocking chairs. The house is located at 203 South Jefferson Street....
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Israel Greene Beaumont House

Date: 1925
Description: Israel Greene Beaumont House located at 203 South Jefferson Street. Anne ("Aunt Nan") Brett is seated in the south wing room. Beaumont's house was demolis...

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