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Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Harriet Earling Thwaits, Milwaukee philanthropist, wife of Frederick C. Thwaits.

Date: 1978 

Description: William Otto Petersen and his wife Jane Jordan Browne Petersen pose seated and holding hands for a portrait around the time of their wedding. He is wearing...

Date: 1921-06-11 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Alfred Tiefenbrenner, Milwaukee merchant.

Date: 1971-03-31 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of a reception at Perino's restaurant in honor of champion figure skater and screen star Sonja Henie, given by her widower, Niels...

Photograph

Jacob Brant

Date: 1861 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of Jacob Brant of Brodhead, Wisconsin, member of the 3rd Wisconsin Infantry band. He is seated in uniform next to a bass drum and holds a...

Photograph

Woman in Man's Suit

Date: 1963-03-17 

Description: A woman models a men's suit, while holding an umbrella and wearing a top hat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with a tasseled back. She is wearing a light-colored tweed dre...

Photograph

Nellie Arms

Date: 1958 

Description: Nellie Arms relaxes with a cold Schlitz beer at Lewis Arms' home on Williamson Street.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of an infant dressed in white sitting on a large, wicker chair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Stereograph of a child posing beside a dog. The print is pasted on the reverse side of the print, over text.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Posed studio portrait of Myrtle Bancroft, dressed in furs. Probably the wife of Levi Bancroft, a prominent figure in Wisconsin politics.

Photograph

Unidentified Man

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate ferrotype/tintype of an unidentified man. Waist-up portrait facing forward, he is wearing a suit, bow tie, and checked vest. He is holding his...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A seated self-portrait of the photographer. He wears eyeglasses, and a suit with vest and floppy cravat.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Trick photographic portrait of a man standing next to a table and holding a pipe in his hand. On the table is a man's large head placed on a pedestal. He i...

Photograph

Cherokee Woman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Miss Nana Reynolds, a Cherokee Indian.

Photograph

Edgar A. Ulbricht

Date: 1921-07-15 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edgar A. Ulbricht, Milwaukee company president. He is holding a cigar.

Date: 1899-02 

Description: Portrait of Gegwejiwebinung or Gaygwachewaybinanung (Trying To Throw) or Gayshiqonnayyash (Swift Feather), Called Red Blanket,with Headdress and Bear Claw...

Photograph

Alvin J. Steinkopf

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Informal portrait of Associated Press journalist Alvin J. Steinkopf seated at his desk in the London bureau.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Tintype portrait of Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923), with her four children: Mary Virginia McCormick (seated at left, 1861-1941), Cyrus Hall McCormick,...

Photograph

Joe Dommershausen

Date: 1957-05-04 

Description: Portrait of Joe Dommershausen, a Wisconsin State Journal sports reporter, wearing dark pants and a light suit coat with a boutonniere.

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