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Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of unidentified man with a beard and moustache, wearing a jacket, shirt and tie.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. using a draw knife to shape an oak barrel stave at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "schnitzeling on the schnitzelbank".

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of unidentified man with a moustache, wearing a jacket, shirt and a tie.

Photograph

Dining Room

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...

Photograph

Shriners Yule Party

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: A Shrine clown pointing out Santa Claus to a young girl at the Madison Shriners yule party at the Washington Orthopedic School, 545 West Dayton Street.

Date: 1948-04-15 

Description: Mrs. Everett (Helen) Holterman, Randall School teacher, and student Nancy Hoff, look on as classmate Lonny Koff points out the country of Norway on a world...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two young girls, both dressed in plaid dresses and white bows in their hair.

Date: 1948-12-02 

Description: Five University of Wisconsin students in the Community Leadership in Recreation curriculum are watching Prof. James Schwalbach demonstrate metal work in th...

Date: 1960-10-23 

Description: View of audience at a rally for John F. Kennedy for president.

Photograph

Chess Game

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: William Middleton, left, plays chess against an unidentified opponent. Williams' son, Forest, with chin in hands, watches with an unidentified man and wom...

Date: 1958-03-10 

Description: Eighteen members of Van Hise School's Brownie Troop No. 187 wear kimonos and Brownie uniforms while watching an adult show a Hina Doll, a ceremonial doll u...

Photograph

Woman in Kitchen

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Woman pours cup of coffee.

Photograph

Wedding Photograph

Date: 1890 

Description: Head and shoulders wedding portrait of William Elwell Middleton and Clara Case Middleton.

Date: 1957-05-24 

Description: The WIBA automatic telephone system which will give latest baseball scores is tested on first day of operation. Shown testing the phones are Norman Hahn, W...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of three men smoking pipes and cigars and holding beer bottles in front of a painted backdrop. From left to right, Jacob Bowar, Herman Kals...

Date: 1948-05-15 

Description: Floyd Parker, a federal prisoner, and one of two inmates of the Dane County Jail who started the cell block fire, was rescued by sheriff's officials and ci...

Date: 1933 

Description: A mug shot of Nick Bongiovanni, prisoner #467, charged with murder.

Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Paul Vanderbilt works at a table in the Iconography Section at the Wisconsin Historical Society. Stacks of photographs and boxes cover the table, along wit...

Date: 1949-02-26 

Description: Jim Urquhart crossing the finish line as he sets the annex record for the two-mile indoor run at the University of Wisconsin Athletic Annex, 702 Langdon St...

Date: 1955-06-28 

Description: Geneva Johnson sits in the sunroom of her contemporary home at 313 New Castle Way in Maple Bluff. Her home will be featured on a July 14 Tour of Homes spon...

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