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Description: Frankie Irene Douty poses for her wedding portrait. She is wearing a dark dress with a striped skirt and resting her hand on the back of a chair. She has a...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Kunigunde (Dorn) Willms (1857-1941) of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her hair is pulled back, and she wears earrings, a white...
Description: Titled "A Ponca Indian Squaw dance". The participants hold up flags.
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Portrait of Pocahontas.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Two men, one holding a sword, and a woman are posed on the steps of a two-story bracket style house with a parapet roof and brick foundation. In the backgr...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Mary Davidson Bradford, a high school teacher.
Description: Portrait of six Krueger brothers and sisters.
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: A farm family poses in front of farm buildings and farmhouse. The young daughters wear matching dresses. Men in the background stand with a team of oxen pu...
Description: View down dirt road towards Madison from Elmside. There is a horse and buggy on the side of the road near the shoreline, with a woman wearing a veil sittin...
Description: Illustration to the story The Yellow Wallpaper, depicting a woman seated in a rocking chair next to a window writing. The caption reads, "I am sitti...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: First Norwegian Lutheran Church with congregation posed outside the front entrance, part of a set of stereographs entitled "The Synod at Decorah, 1876" fro...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Man, woman, and small child posed standing in a yard in front of a frame house.
Description: An interior view of the parlor of the William A.P. Morris residence. On the right is a young woman sitting sideways in front of a piano looking towards the...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Female students practice painting and drawing in an art class session at the State School for the Deaf as a teacher assists in the background.
Description: Catalog cover featuring an illustration of a man fixing a bicycle while a woman and two children look on. The woman's outfit sports "leg o' mutton" (or gig...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Full-length wedding portrait of Mr. and Mrs. August Krueger.
Description: Full-length outdoor portrait of Anna McConnell standing in the shade in a field, with trees in the background.
Description: Emma Hawley, a Historical Society librarian, at her desk in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. After the Society purchased its first type...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Shingle mill workers posing outside the cook shanty while the mill was shut down for repairs. They are, left to right as numbered on the photograph: 1. Joh...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Young man and two women in a horse-drawn wagon in front of the fenced yard of the James Sanford home. There is a small patch of snow on the ground in front...
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