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Lindbergh Returns

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Charles Lindbergh, a former University of Wisconsin student, speaking to a large crowd at Camp Randall Stadium after his history-making trans-Atlantic flig...
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Lindbergh Returns, Madison

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Charles A. Lindbergh (center) surrounded by Wisconsin dignitaries during a ceremony at Camp Randall Stadium that honored him. Lindbergh was a student at t...
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Lindbergh Returns, Madison

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...
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Lindbergh's Airplane

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Charles Lindbergh landing the Spirit of St. Louis, a Ryan NYP at Pennco Field (Royal Airport). This stop was one of only two appearances made in Wis...
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Lindbergh at Camp Randall Stadium

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Charles Lindbergh meeting local dignitaries, with the crowd of admirers behind him seated in the stadium. Partly obscured to his right is Governor Schmedem...
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Lindbergh Speech

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Charles Lindbergh speaking to a crowd at a stadium.
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"Spirit of St. Louis"

Date: August 22 1927
Description: The "Spirit of St. Louis", in which Charles Lindbergh made the first solo Atlantic crossing, arrives in Madison, where it was greeted by crowds.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Close-up of seat, footboard, and handle of control lever at the front of a manure spreader. There is a backdrop in the background in what may be a factory.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Front view of a manure spreader set up in front of a backdrop.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Close-up of the side of the back of a manure spreader.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Close-up of the side of a manure spreader.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Close-up of side of a manure spreader.
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Manure Spreader

Date: August 22 1927
Description: Right side view of a manure spreader set in front of a backdrop.

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