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Canning Corn

Date: 1927
Description: Husband and wife canning corn in kitchen using Burpee Can Sealer.
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International Auto Buggy

Date: February 02 1910
Description: International Auto Buggy with removable top on a snow-covered street or lot.
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Salmon's Airplane

Date: 1947
Description: Herman "Fish" Salmon and his airplane, the "Cosmic Wind," at the 1947 National Air Races. This image is from the collection of Harry Bruno, the publicist f...
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Vandenberg, Bruno, and Twining

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Description: Aviation publicist Harry Bruno flanked by two Air Force generals with Wisconsin ties who played a prominent role in shaping post-World War II air defense p...
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"Flying Fleet" Publicity Still

Date: 1929
Description: Publicity shot for "Flying Fleet," an MGM motion picture release starring Ramon Navarro and Anita Paige. The Navy aircraft on which the actors are posed is...
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First McCormick Reaper Re-Enactment

Date: 1929
Description: Re-enactors demonstrate a replica of the first reaper built by Cyrus Hall McCormick in 1831. The man raking at the back of the reaper appears to be playing...
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Aerial View of Town and Cemetery

Date: 1957
Description: Air view of town, including multiple buildings and a cemetery.
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Aerial View of Town

Date: 1957
Description: Aerial view of town.
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Aerial View of Main Street in Town

Date: 1950
Description: Aerial view of the main street of town.
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Fishing Village

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Description: Snow-covered buildings of a fishing village on Rock Island (also known as Pottawatomie Island).
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Pottawatomie Log Cabin

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Description: An old log cabin on snowy land on Rock Island (also known as Pottawatomie Island).
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American House or Flom Hotel

Date: 1870
Description: The Flom Hotel or American House, 323 East Main Street, at the corner of South Hancock Street. The Vilas House, whose conveyance stands in front, was a ri...
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Herfurth House

Date: 1951
Description: The front door of the Herfurth house, 703 East Gorham Street, built by Theodore Herfurth around 1870 and owned in 1952 by Mrs. Ralph Dennis.
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Hoyt School

Date: 1957
Description: Hoyt School.
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Veterans' Hospital

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Description: Exterior view of a veterans' hospital, surrounded by trees.
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Langdon Street House

Date: 1945
Description: 228 Langdon Street, built in 1871 for attorney J.M. Flower. From 1875-1899 it served as the residence of distinguished University of Wisconsin professor W...
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Aerial View of Ridgeway

Date: 1957
Description: Aerial view of various buildings and roads.
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Rhinelander High School

Date: 1888
Description: Exterior view of the first high school.
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City Hotel

Date: 1925
Description: City Hotel in Monroe, Wisconsin.
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Incubator Room

Date: March 1914
Description: Two men working in the incubator room of U.R. Fishel.

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