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Old Fort Crawford

Date: 1817
Description: Elevated view of Old Fort Crawford. Caption reads: "Log Fort Crawford 1816-1829 Sketch Made From, Maj. S.H. Long's Description of 1817."
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Golf Course Landing

Date: 1916
Description: A Standard plane on the golf course of the Waukesha Moor Baths Hotel surrounded by curious onlookers. This landing was representative of the problems encou...
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200 Block of State Street in Winter

Date: 1910
Description: View across street towards the north side of the 200 block of State Street between Fairchild and Henry Streets. This side was free of saloons. The south si...
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Eleazer William's ("Lost Dauphin") Cabin

Date: 1920
Description: Eleazer WIlliam's log cabin. A view of the side entrance surrounded by plants and trees.
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Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company

Date: 1920
Description: The Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. One of the largest machinery manufacturing plants in America, which produces turbine engines, gas producer engines, pu...
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Governor Nelson Dewey House

Date: 1920
Description: Governor Nelson Dewey's house.
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Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Freight Station

Date: March 22 1922
Description: Exterior view of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul freight station.
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Fort Winnebago

Date: 1963
Description: A view of two buildings at Fort Winnebago.
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Log Stamp Patterns

Date: 1951
Description: A collection of end stamp patterns used to identify the owners of logs, as exhibited in the Paul Bunyan Camp Museum in Carson Park.
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Dougherty and Stead Building

Date: April 05 1927
Description: Men sit on boxes loaded onto trailers pulled by an International industrial tractor. The vehicle is parked in front of what appears to be a warehouse build...
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Surrender of Vicksburg, July 4th

Date: July 04 1863
Description: The surrender of Confederate troops after the battle of Vicksburg. Watercolor by Private John Gaddis of the 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, Company E.
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Reunion of Company K, 8th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry

Date: August 28 1913
Description: Group portrait of a reunion of Company K, 8th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, on the Trautwein farm. The company on this occasion were the guests of Mr. And...
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Chicago and Northwestern Train Wreck

Date: June 21 1900
Description: A crowd of men gather around a wrecked Chicago and North-Western train.
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Buildings and a Stone Fence

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Description: View of buildings along a stone fence.
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River View

Date: 1957
Description: Long, low industrial building (factory?), probably in Green Bay, Wis., at night, from across the river, with reflections of interior lighting.

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