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Description: Carte-de-visite full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mrs. Belle Knickerbocker of Shullsburg, Wisconsin. She is holding a book in her left...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman poses as if pouring water into a glass. There is a tablecloth, tea set and glass bowl on the table. A large, fancy parlor stove is featured in the...
Description: A studio portrait of a seated woman in a white dress leaning against a mirror. The mirror reflects her profile.
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of James Williams, Company A, 4th Wisconsin Cavalry, sitting and reading a book in front of a painted backdrop.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a woman sitting in a chair holding a violin on her knee. She holds the bow in her other hand. In her hair...
Description: "Our waitress, Megan, joined us when we dined at Trip's in Pipe."
Description: Full-length studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Little Soldier (a.k.a., Strike the Tree, NoGinKah), posed sitting and holding a rifle in his left hand, and...
Description: "Gretchen Radke 9th Birthday Party. L to R: Suzanne Strege, Mary Ann Koecher, Gretchen Radke, Phyllis Rothe, Kitty Schuster, Grace Rahjes, Joan Widmer, Joa...
Description: Robert Bloch sitting at a large desk with a cigarette in a cigarette holder in his left hand. Behind him is a carved fireplace and elaborate paneled walls.
Description: Portrait of Herman Bentert with an accordion in Bentert's sitting room.
Description: Group portrait of the eight grandchildren of Harold and Hannah Dyer, 21 West Gilman Street.
Description: Group of young men and women gathered in a room. Two women look into the camera, while in the background a woman puts on her coat.
Description: A bottle lies on a carpeted floor near a notebook, near the feet of men sitting on a couch. This image comes from the collection of Dorothy Zellner, who wa...
Description: Funeral services in the village of Vinh Quoi, Vietnam for casualties of a Viet Cong attack. Two of the deceased are covered with woven mats and lying on wh...
Description: Group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of the Muscoda High School Girls Basketball Team and their coach. The frame has the S. Gillett imprint, but...
Description: Three-quarter length seated studio portrait of E.B. Garton, Milwaukee manufacturer.
Description: Portrait of a deceased man lying in state on a bed.
Description: A group of five kindergarten students sitting around a table doing work near the fireplace in their classroom. The fireplace is surrounded by tiling depict...
Description: Interior view of the Madison Public Library, circulation desk. Cardboard backing reads: "1913, Main Loan Desk." A large group of women in winter coats and...
Description: Detail of the Assembly Chamber photograph focusing on the journalists seated near the front of the room. During the 19th century, coverage of Capitol news...
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