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Osborne Works Wash Room

Date: 1913
Description: Rows of gleaming white sinks and shower stalls in the wash room for the "malleable shop" at International Harvester's Osborne Works. The factory was owned...
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Osborne Works Locker Room

Date: March 25 1914
Description: Locker room at International Harvester's Osborne Works. Lockers and benches line two walls and a row of sinks or wash basins with mirrors line a third. The...
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Home Economics — Bathroom

Date: October 1923
Description: Bathroom with tub, sink, mirror, and toilet in a house on the Harvester Farm.
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Welch Plumbing Co.

Date: November 21 1933
Description: Display window E.R. Welch Plumbing Co., 1507 Monroe Street.
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C.E. Bates Plumbing Co. Show Window

Date: October 01 1931
Description: Exterior view of the window display of C.E. Bates Plumbing Co., 1425 Regent Street.
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Water Softener Demonstration

Date: September 29 1931
Description: C.E. Bates Plumbing Company salesman showing the Trupar water softener to a customer, 1425 Regent Street.
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600 Block of Williamson Street

Date: August 12 1931
Description: View across street from southwest towards the 600 block of Williamson Street, showing the Fauerbach Brewery at 651-653 Williamson Street, and the Crane Co....
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Jepertinger Booth at ESBMA Fall Festival

Date: September 10 1929
Description: Richard C. Jepertinger, plumbing and heating booth at East Side Business Men's Association (ESBMA) Fall Festival. Featuring Kohler Plumbing fixtures and Cl...
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Vecto Store Interior

Date: June 28 1928
Description: Interior of Vecto Store, located at 422 West Gilman Street. Included in the view are American Radiator Company furnaces, hot water heaters, and a woman sit...
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Toledo Scale

Date: May 22 1928
Description: Man weighing a box on a Toledo scale at the Belmont Creamery.
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Toledo Scale

Date: May 20 1928
Description: Two men weighing milk cans on Toledo scales at the Pet Milk Company.
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Toledo Scale

Date: May 20 1928
Description: A man weighing a milk can on an old scale at the Pet Milk Company.
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Governor's Mansion — Bathroom

Date: 1930
Description: The bathroom in the former Wisconsin Governor's Mansion on Gilman Street in Madison. This was the only bathroom at the residence where many official state...
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McCormick Works Employee Washroom

Date: August 08 1912
Description: Row of sinks in the employee washroom of International Harvester's McCormick Works.
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Stalls in Employee Bathroom at McCormick Works

Date: August 08 1912
Description: Toilet stalls in the employee bathroom at International Harvester's McCormick Works (factory).
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Bathroom Remodeling

Date: September 01 1954
Description: Bathroom showing new fixtures installed by Badeau Plumbing Company.
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Hamacher Motel

Date: March 23 1954
Description: Interior of a bathroom at the Hamacher Motel, 5101 University Avenue, featuring Kohler fixtures.
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Hamacher Motel

Date: March 23 1954
Description: Interior of a bathroom at the Hamacher Motel, 5101 University Avenue, featuring Kohler fixtures.
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Kitchen Installation

Date: August 31 1954
Description: Kitchen sink and cabinets installation by Monona Manufacturing and Supply Company, 4709 Monona Drive.
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Zimmerman Plumbing and Heating

Date: 1949
Description: W.O. Zimmerman Plumbing & Heating, 811 East Johnson Street. On the reverse of the original postcard is an invitation to the firm's 18th anniversary and ne...

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