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Description: Outdoor group portrait of Conrad and Mary Schmitt's (Emma Gillett's parents) Golden Wedding Anniversary.
Date: date unknown
Description: Men and women stand on the sidewalk in front of the Lorraine Hotel near a parked automobile. One of the men holds a pennant reading, "Ocean City Teachers...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sidney Catle, on bike, stands with his sister Sarah to his right, Harvey Richards, and twin sisters.
Description: View from back of classroom of a group of teachers sitting at desks in a classroom while observing an instructor demonstrate knot tying. Several posters ha...
Date: 1956-08-21 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin delegation seated on the floor at the Republican National Convention. It was held in the "Cow Palace" in San Francisco. President Eisenhower...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a scenic backdrop of four Ho-Chunk men and four Ho-Chunk women posed sitting and standing. From left to right in the back are C...
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and his secretary in his office in the United States Capitol.
Description: Angie Vail and Alice Bedard pose in an attempt to break up a staged fight between Robert Vail and Sprague Vonier, while Harold Gauer lies on the ground und...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card with the image of a woman sitting on a cushioned wooden bench, gazing at her wedding ring. She is wearing a long blue dress. A gray ce...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Mrs. Joseph Smith seated on a bench in Jackson Park. In the background are horse-drawn vehicles.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: The Giles house, residence of Hiram H. Giles, state legislator and social welfare authority.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: Exterior of Ward Hotel from road. Sign painted on roof of turret says, "Hotel Ward." A large group of men, two women, and a dog, are posing on the sidewalk...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Cabinet studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Amelia Bright Williams, second wife of Chauncey Williams.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of three women, one seated in the center with her arms crossed and two standing behind her on both sides. The se...
Description: Bertha L. Retelsdorf, member of the Menomonie High School class of 1905, depicted as a cook . Part of a yearbook created by classmate Albert Hansen, based...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: The Golf Club House in Janesville.
Description: Two women, a boy, and a man playing the trumpet posed sitting in front of two men and two women standing in front of a tent, wooden building, and fence.
Description: Group of International Harvester Agricultural Extension speakers seated on a lawn for supper. Original caption reads, "This picture shows part of the Alfal...
Description: Two boys and two girls swimming at the Bad River at Copper Falls State Park. One of the girls is diving off the dock that also has a platform. In the backg...
Description: Outdoor family portrait of the Backhaus family posed in the yard of a house. Four men stand in the back row while four women sit on chairs in the front row...
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