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Portage Railroad

Date: 1884
Description: A group of men and boys posed around Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway locomotive # 313, a switch engine. The Fox House is in the background.

Chequamegon Hotel

Date: 1885
Description: View of the Chequamegon Hotel.

Porter House

Description: View of the William Porter house. It was built and designed by Lucas Bradley in the cottage Gothic style in 1855.

House in Cassville

Date: 1950
Description: Single story house with yard.

Cedar Island on Brule River

Date: 1930
Description: Cedar Island on Brule River, a nationally known speckle trout stream. The island has native towering white pine and bubbling clear springs. These are some...

Hansen home

Date: 1900
Description: The residence of Casper Hansen, built in 1858. The home has a white picket fence and people posing outside.

Cotton House

Date: 1949
Description: View of three women standing in front of the Captain John Cotton house. Also known as "Beaupre," this Greek Revival style house was built in 1842 for Cotto...

Bettina Jackson, Bridesmaid

Date: 1908
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Bettina Jackson, of Madison, wearing the dress that she wore in the wedding of her brother Reginald to Elsie Stevens in 1908...

La Crosse National Bank Letterhead

Date: 1889
Description: Letterhead stationery of the La Crosse National Bank, with an engraved image of the bank building at the top.

Tommy Thompson Riding a Motorcycle

Description: Wisconsin Governor Tommy G. Thompson waves from a Harley Davidson motorcycle as he rides on John Nolen Drive. Lake Monona and the Wisconsin State Capitol b...

Taliesin I Chimney, Trellis, and Entry Loggia

Date: 1912
Description: Exterior of the workroom chimney, the trellis and garden around the chimney, and the entry loggia of Taliesin II.

Runway Repair in Vietnam

Date: 1967
Description: Men from the Air Force's Red Horse heavy repair squadrons use an International Harvester pay scraper to make repairs on a runway in Vietnam.

Milwaukee: Let's Keep It Clean

Date: August 1967
Description: Mike Zitke, 14, of 4737 N. 78th Court holding a broom and wearing a shirt reading "We like it here. Milwaukee: Let's keep it clean." Zitke received the shi...

Parrett Kerosene Burner

Date: 1915
Description: Diagram of the kerosene burner used in Parrett tractors. The caption beneath the drawing reads: "This illustrates the way the kerosene is burned in the PAR...

Ho Chi Minh as a Radical in France

Date: 1920
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Ho Chi Minh, with a shallow depth of field and simple background. Ho Chi Minh looks off to his right.

Wisconsin Hotel Co. Notehead

Description: Notehead of the Wisconsin Hotel Company, with three-quarter views of three hotels it operated: The Foeste in Sheboygan, The Oneida in Rhinelander, and The...

Portrait of Francis McGovern

Description: Quarter-length portrait engraving of Francis E. McGovern, Wisconsin's 22nd governor. McGovern's signature is reproduced below the portrait.

Commercial Art for Cecil's Sandals

Description: Drawing of a human face on the bottom of a sandal. On its body the caption reads: "Don't buy booze. Don't buy shoes. Buy Cecil's sandals." Printer's instru...

Letterhead for the Office of O.C. Sveen & Bro.

Date: May 29 1899
Description: Letterhead for O.C. Sveen & Bro., featuring an image of the American flag on the left. Text reads: "Office of O.C. Sveen & Bro., Dealers in General Merchan...

A Close Look

Date: June 29 1989
Description: Two boys and a man are looking into the cockpit of a race car. Caption reads: "A CLOSE LOOK — David Berner (left), 11, of West Allis, and Jay Gmeindl, 9, o...

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