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Governor Julius P. Heil Campaigning to Teenagers

Date: October 1942
Description: Governor Julius P. Heil (1876-1949) speaks to Shawano High School students and others during his gubernatorial re-election campaign. He arrived during the...
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Cooking Classes at Hillside Home School

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Description: Students in cooking class at Hillside Home School, an early progressive school, operated by Ellen and Jane Lloyd Jones, aunts of Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Kids Drinking Milk in School

Date: 1921
Description: Classroom full of school children drinking milk at Washington school.
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Myles Horton

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Description: Seated group observes Myles Horton making notes.
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University of Wisconsin-Madison Crew Team

Date: May 26 1931
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison crew team holding their long oars, with coxswain on a pier on Lake Mendota.
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University of Wisconsin Students with Senator Mueller

Date: March 09 1933
Description: University of Wisconsin students representing the UW Student Budget Committee present a petition to Senator Otto Mueller at the Wisconsin State Capitol. St...
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University Student Bathers

Date: June 29 1935
Description: Standing on the Alpha Chi Omega sorority pier, Willard Grasser and Robert Estes show what is and is not permitted with regard to men's bathing suits. "The...
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Edward Kremers & Friends in the Dells

Date: 1888
Description: Studio portrait of famed University of Wisconsin pharmacist, Edward Kremers, and several UW college friends on an outing to the Wisconsin Dells. Left to ri...
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Teenagers Listening to WVLR at the Eagle's Nest

Date: 1965
Description: Teenagers studying and playing pool at the Eagle's Nest, a popular teen hangout in downtown Sauk-Prairie. The Eagle's Nest had a juke-box, but the WVLR (Wi...
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Safety Cadet Team

Date: February 21 1985
Description: The Auer Avenue School's safety cadet team standing in front of the school building.
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Rural School Health Parade and Festival

Date: May 1928
Description: School children and teachers from Lemont township marching in a rural school festival parade. The children are dressed in white cloaks and hats bearing a m...
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Christopher Columbus Play

Date: November 28 1933
Description: Four children in costume surround a cardboard cutout of a sailing ship for a play about Christopher Columbus. The play was performed at Longfellow School,...
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Smokey Bear with School Children

Date: 1954
Description: A man dressed in a Smokey Bear costume with two Milwaukee school children. Behind them is a sign that reads: "Education Strikes A Balance".
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The Hare and the Hedgehog

Date: December 11 1934
Description: Longfellow School children on stage perform a scene from the folk play "The Hare and the Hedgehog." Longfellow School is located in the Greenbush neighborh...
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Fudge Party

Date: 1890
Description: College students at the University of Wisconsin having a fudge-making party around a small gas burner.
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Electric Hair

Date: January 10 1966
Description: Gail Lukas' hair stands on end when she places her hand on a Van de Graalf generator in a demonstration by the Atomic Energy Commission for junior high sch...
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High Cholesterol Diet

Date: March 17 1955
Description: Science fair entry using animals to test a high cholesterol diet against a control diet.
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Female Graduation

Date: June 03 1939
Description: Elevated view of female graduation procession.
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Chemistry Experiment

Date: May 25 1951
Description: Chemistry experiment by two men being conducted with steam rising from equipment.
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Football Team

Date: 1899
Description: The football team from Platteville Normal School.

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