1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Date: 1952-04-10 

Description: Some of the members of the Madison Democratic Women who are making plans for their conference and spring tea. Seated, left to right, are Mrs. E. William Pr...

Date: 1948 

Description: Female factory workers check the weight of bound twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "Matching up balls of baler twine to...


At the Farmhouse

Date: 1968-04-27 

Description: Members of the Petersen family gathered for a meal at the farmhouse, also referred to as the Baker house, at Black Point Estate. The room is open to the ra...


Wine Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: People sitting at tables, drinking and talking. A large banner with a picture of Thaddeus Kosciuszko hangs on the wall.

Date: 1970 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey and his administrative assistant Lyle Stitt outside the office doors for the Committee On Appropriations.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Charles McCarthy.

Date: 1954-02 

Description: Edward D. Hollander, national director of Americans for Democratic Action, refers to a chart with the title, "Doom and Gloom — Look who's talking".


Josh Sullivan

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of Josh Sullivan of Oshkosh, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated leaning on a drum.

Date: 1936-03-11 

Description: Two-week-old Isabel B. La Follette, held by her mother Isabel La Follette.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: A factory worker stands next to the battery of roller bearing tumble mills at McCormick Works.

Date: 1987 ca.

Description: Open house at the Gordon Berg farm where the Bergs show off their Holsteins.

Date: 1941-08-13 

Description: Bessie Gordon (b. 1901) at the cut-down reed organ under the tavern counter.

Date: 1948 

Description: John Jenkins, museum director, and Ruth K. Harris, museum curator, of the (then) State Historical Society of Wisconsin museum prepare a display case for an...


Dorothy Jardon

Date: 1915 

Description: Half-length publicity photograph of Dorothy Jardon apparently wearing only a fur on one shoulder and many rings on her hand. Stamps on the back of the prin...


Valeska Surrat

Date: 1916 

Description: Full-length publicity photograph of Valeska Surrat. Valeska Surrat, standing beside a mirror, wears a crinoline dress decorated with artificial grapes....

Date: 1948 

Description: Barefoot boy sitting on a bar and feeding a fawn with a bottle. There is a Schlitz sign on the wall behind the bar and a handwritten sign listing Pabst, Sc...

Date: 1938-03-03 

Description: Men work in a sawmill powered by International T-20 and PD-40 power units owned by Andrew Hedstrom.


Dr. Jennie Turner

Date: 1923 

Description: Dr. Jennie Willins McMullen Turner is seated at a desk in her office. This image was made before her goiter operation.

Date: 1936-07-08 

Description: Factory workers test mowers at the at McCormick Works.


Millinery Shop

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Mrs. Rossing's millinery shop. Left to right: Mrs. Rossing, Viola Rossing, Anna Davis and the trimmer.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: