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Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Students in a Freedom School singing and clapping in an image taken by a civil rights volunteer.
"Freedom School - Freedom singing led by youngsters and...
Description: Reproduction of a carte-de-visite portrait of Manning Ferguson Force (1824-1899), U.S. Army Commander. Force led the 20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Un...
Description: C.H. Anderson uses a lathe at the City of Jacksonville Garage.
Description: Mrs. Butts pulls curtain in the Porter Butts house at 2900 Hunter Hill in Shorewood Hills, one of the first "modern" houses in the Madison area in 1937.
Description: Image of a Freedom School classroom taken by a civil rights volunteer. Students are seated in what appear to be pews.
"Freedom School - Freddie Green,...
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photos. In one photo Barbara Ellen Joy, camp owner and co-director, cooks over a large grill area. Another...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Reproduction of a carte-de-visite portrait of Theodatus Garlick (1805-1884), American surgeon and sculptor. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, Garlick was one of th...
Description: A customer offers payment for fruit to a woman sitting at a small desk inside an orchard shed. Multiple rows of bushel baskets filled with peaches are line...
Description: Ed Rath and Lois Beck wedding. The bride and groom are standing in front of the altar. Lois is the daughter of Norm and Marcella Beck.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite of Robert Kennicott (1835-1866), American Naturalist. After 1853 he worked for Spencer Fullerton Baird at the Smithsonian Insti...
Description: Elevated view of six customers celebrating Bootleg Days at Arthur Janik's tavern "The Balcony Inn" at Lincoln and 33rd Streets. Arthur Janik was the propri...
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three Ho-Chunk women. The two women in front are sitting and wearing traditional dark-colored blouses, se...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Two men in a small office, probably a railroad station. On the right is a map on the wall, and below it is a Herring Hall Marvin safe.
Date: 1811 ca.
Description: A pair of off-white, kid leather women's shoes with shirred ribbon decoration on the top. They were most likely worn by Sylvia (Putnam) Hamilton (donor Gra...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing a dark blouse and skirt, several necklaces, long earrings, and...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Roy Bird Cook mixes liquid medications in his pharmacy's laboratory.
Description: Reverend Hahm officiates at the Rath/Beck wedding. He stands at the altar in front of the bride and groom and three bridesmaids.
Description: Holocaust survivor Cyla Tine Stundel in her residence.
Description: The annual Dane County 32nd Division Red Arrow Veterans Day party was held at the Towne Club. Guests included World War I and World War II division members...
Description: Art deco style bar in the Hotel Loraine at 119-125 West Washington Avenue, with an art deco cigarette machine. The bartender stands at his post behind the...
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