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Interior of Battery Factory

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Description: French Battery and Carbon Company, later known as Rayovac. The old circle belt in the Madison plant.
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Production Line Worker

Date: 1935
Description: A woman factory worker sorting parts at Globe Union Manufacturing Company, maker of batteries, radio apparatus, and spark plugs.
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Ray-O-Vac Building

Date: November 30 1945
Description: Ray-O-Vac building on the 2300 block of Winnebago Street.
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Ray-O-Vac Building

Date: November 30 1945
Description: Ray-O-Vac building on the 2300 block of Winnebago Street. Office building and several cars. Snow is on the ground. The sign near the door in the center of...
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Ray-O-Vac Buildings

Date: November 28 1945
Description: Ray-O-Vac buildings on 2300 block of Winnebago Street. An office building, production plant, water tower, and two houses at 2327 & 2331 Winnebago Street ca...
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Ray-O-Vac Buildings

Date: November 28 1945
Description: Ray-O-Vac buildings on the 2300 block of Winnebago Street. Office building, production plant, two houses: 2327 and 2331 Winnebago Street, and several cars....
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Ray-O-Vac Flashlight Display

Date: February 28 1941
Description: Display of six Ray-O-Vac flashlights and batteries.
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Ray-O-Vac Battery Display

Date: March 03 1941
Description: Retail display of Ray-O-Vac leak proof flashlight batteries.
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Ray-O-Vac Flashlights and Batteries

Date: October 18 1940
Description: Pyramid display of Ray-O-Vac batteries with a battery testing machine attached to the display. "10 Cents Leak Proof Metal Covered Batteries Can't Stick...C...
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Ray-O-Vac Flashlights & Batteries

Date: October 18 1940
Description: Table top display rack with various sizes of Ray-O-Vac flashlights and batteries.
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Ray-O-Vac Flashlights and Batteries

Date: October 17 1940
Description: Table top display rack with various sizes of Ray-O-Vac flashlights and batteries "Use Guaranteed Leak-Proof Cells."
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Emjay Wind Charger Booth

Date: September 25 1938
Description: Emjay Wind Charger booth at the ESBMA (East Side Business Men's Association) Fall Festival, featuring batteries and charger parts. Taken for M.J. Fitzgeral...
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Automotive Electric Company Truck

Date: February 13 1932
Description: A man stands with an Automotive Electric Company truck in front of a Delco Battery billboard.
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Madison Battery & Service Co.

Date: September 26 1930
Description: View from intersection towards the Madison Battery & Service Co. building at 250 State Street. The building is on the corner of West Johnson & North Henry...
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French Battery Company Booth

Date: September 12 1929
Description: French Battery Co. booth at East Side Business Men's Association (ESBMA) Fall Festival. "Manufacturers of Ray-O-Vac batteries and flashlights." Featuring...
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Radio-Controlled Farmall F-30 Tractor

Date: 1931
Description: Operator J.J. Lynch inspects the wiring on a radio-controlled McCormick-Deering Farmall F-30 tractor at a fair.
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Crowd Watches Demonstration of Radio-Controlled Tractor

Date: 1931
Description: Crowd watching a demonstration of a radio-controlled McCormick-Deering Farmall F-30 tractor at an agricultural exhibition or fair.
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Aerial View of Ray-O-Vac Buildings

Date: October 18 1945
Description: Madison Ray-O-Vac plant, 2313-25 Winnebago Street.
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Burgess Battery

Date: 1925
Description: Man attaching the leads of a Burgess battery to a light bulb.
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Ray-O-Vac Fourth Floor Office

Date: October 31 1946
Description: Interior view of Ray-O-Vac's large, open fourth floor office with desks and chairs. Behind the desk in the foreground is a large Rolodex in a box on wheels...

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