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Catherine Lee Tobin Wright

Date: 1909
Description: Portrait of Catherine Lee Tobin Wright, first wife of architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
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Charles Solar Olson

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Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Solar Olson, in uniform, and a woman. He was a private in Company K, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following...
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Thomas Meighan and Hugh Cameron in "Cappy Ricks"

Date: 1921
Description: Two seamen, Matt Peasley (played by Thomas Meighan) and Murphy (Hugh Cameron), stand in a San Francisco street with their seabags at their feet in a public...
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J.G. Pickett Letterhead

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Description: Letterhead of J.G. Pickett, a manufacturer of and dealer in full cream factory cheese in Picketts Station, Wisconsin, with background images of the head of...
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National Bee-Keepers Association/N.E. France Letterhead

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Description: Letterhead of N.E. France of Platteville, Wisconsin, the general manager and treasurer of the National Bee-Keepers Association, in the form of a label for...
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Boots Wall and Mary Pickford in "Caprice"

Date: 1913
Description: Edith Henderson (played by Boots Wall) and Mercy Baxter (Mary Pickford) in a scene still from "Caprice" (Lasky 1913). A caption written on the back of the...
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Nazi Rally

Date: 1939-07
Description: Soldiers watching a Nazi rally in Danzig from which American correspondent Alvin Steinkopf was reporting for the Associated Press in 1939.
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Nazi Youth

Date: 1939-07
Description: German youth marching during a Nazi rally in Danzig.
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Street Car in Krakow

Date: 1940
Description: A street car in Krakow photographed by American journalist Alvin Steinkopf while on a tour of German-occupied Poland. He labeled it in his scrapbook."Jews...
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Warsaw Street Scene

Date: 1940
Description: Vendor selling balloons near the central railroad station in Warsaw, Poland, about one year after the German invasion.
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Quarantine Fence

Date: 1940
Description: A barbed wire fence in the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw constructed to quarantine people infected with lice. At this point the wall around the entire ghetto had...
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Woman Disembarking from DS-40 Bus

Date: 1938
Description: Side view of a woman disembarking from a 49-passenger International DS-40 bus. Two women stand near the front of the bus, and there is a house in the backg...
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Florence Lawrence in "The Pawns of Destiny"

Date: 1914
Description: Florence Lawrence watches as a young man with bandaged hands and face is transferred by two orderlies from a gurney onto a hospital bed. Also visible in th...
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Locomotive Engine No. 8240

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Description: Locomotive engine #8240 of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company.
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German Graves

Date: 1940-10
Description: Graves of German soldiers buried near Warsaw.
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Lublin Ghetto

Date: 1940-10
Description: The Jewish ghetto in Lublin, Poland.
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Sarajevo Street

Date: 1940-11
Description: A street scene in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia.
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Wisconsin State Journal Newspaper Carriers

Date: 1954-06-29
Description: Portrait of the eleven Wisconsin State Journal newspaper carriers who won three-day trips to Chicago and Milwaukee in a subscription contest sponsored by t...
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Attic Angel Home and Garden Tour

Date: 1954-06-28
Description: Vera Ford stands in her formal garden at her residence at 500 Farwell Drive in Maple Bluff. The garden is included in the Attic Angel Garden Tour, an annua...
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Camp Maria Olbrich, YWCA Teen Camp

Date: 1954-07-07
Description: Three teenage swimmers lean on the edge of the pier at Camp Maria Olbrich, a YWCA Teen Camp on the shore of Lake Mendota. The girls are, left to right: Bon...

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