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High Security

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Description: Multiple locks secure a massive ancient-looking door.
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Sheriff Padlocking Highlander Folk School

Date: 1958
Description: Myles Horton watching as the local sheriff puts a padlock on Highlander Folk School, following a trial in which Highlander was accused of propagating Commu...
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Portrait of Two Ho-Chunk Girls

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Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk girl posing sitting in front of a painted backdrop on the left, wearing several necklaces, earrings, and wrapped in a plaid s...
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Vault Entrance

Date: 1922
Description: A view of the entrance to the vault at the First National Bank.
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Bank Vault

Date: 1922
Description: A view of the cash and safety deposit vaults in the First National Bank.
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New State Bank

Date: 1913
Description: Interior of the newly constructed state bank. Featured is a safe, which is open to display the metal gate which has the words: "State Bank of Fennimore" en...
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On the Railroad Trestle

Date: June 2014
Description: View through chain-link fence towards the railroad trestle that spans the Wisconsin River, worn with age, and split apart in the middle. There is a padlock...
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Captain Nathaniel Rollins

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Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of Captain Nathaniel Rollins (1832-1901). Half length portrait, standing, facing forward with left hand on hip and right restin...

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