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Date: date unknown
Description: Portrait of an older woman in a bonnet and a flower print dress. The woman's identity is uncertain, but she is possibly Mrs. Torbin, Sampsen or Skutle.
Description: Four women play banjos in the McVicar Photo Service Booth at the 1930 East Side Businessman's Association (ESBMA) Fall Festival.
Description: Mrs. Miriam Noel Wright, second wife of Frank Lloyd Wright. Mrs. Wright is standing behind a car wearing a cape with a fur collar.
Description: Women's style show at Manchesters Department Store with six female models wearing long dresses on stage, and a female announcer at the microphone.
Description: Three girls display Christmas decorations that their club had made for the Veterans' Administration Hospital. They are Judy Davis, Heidi Trummer, and Mario...
Description: A view of the ruins of a cyclone, showing a roofless house and an overturned automobile in the yard. Several people are standing in the yard, and two child...
Description: Elevated view of a group of people standing outdoors with their heads bowed.
Description: Studio portrait of two women in front of a painted backdrop. One woman is seated and one is standing, are dressed in fashionable dresses. The woman standin...
Description: Elevated view of men and women lined up on sidewalk to enter an International bus owned by Winnipeg Electric Company. The bus is marked "Fort Garry." A lar...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A barefoot Forest Middleton and his mother, Clara, each hold a dog, while a third dog lies at their feet.
Description: A man watches as a woman demonstrates typing on an L.C. Smith typewriter at Jones Typewriter Co., 506 State Street.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Front of flyer for the "Big Stage Show" a free family party sponsored by the International Harvester dealership in Menomonie, Wisconsin.
Description: Panoramic view of the funeral procession of architect Frank Lloyd Wright, with Taliesin seen in the center background. Following the farm wagon hearse are...
Description: Three Ho-Chunk women and two children are standing in front of a storefront. The Ho-Chunk women and girl are all wearing shawls wrapped around their heads...
Description: A row of eight woman wearing white dresses and standing outdoors. They appear to be playing a game involving holding a string in their mouth with a weight...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Woman washing clothes outdoors with a washtub, washboard, wringer, clothespins and clothesline.
Description: Elevated view of one man and two women tending the cows near a farm building at a dairy farm in Vide Saeter, Norway. The Vide Valley is in the background.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison Home Economics Department Class. The women are using chemistry equipment and microscopes. On the blackboard is a formula fo...
Date: 1930 after
Description: Holiday card from Chappell's Ad Dept. The card has seven consecutive panels accordion folded. The front panel shows a bell hanging by a ribbon surrounded b...
Date: 1966 before
Description: A predominantly African-American crowd walks away from the Madison County Courthouse. Shops and businesses are visible in the background.
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