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Secretarial School

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: A teacher, probably Mrs. Regina Barnhart at Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, giving a shorthand test to two female students.


Woman Holding Child

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Portrait of a woman standing in a yard next to a maple tree, holding a child in her arms,

Date: 1982-05 

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, left, walks arm and arm with her sister, Clara Theresa (Tessa) Reese on the grounds of Black Point Estate. Behind them are two of A...

Date: 1964 

Description: Sandra Adickes (right), Freedom Summer volunteer teacher at Palmer's Crossing Freedom School. Students (left) are Rita Mae Crawford and Jimella Stokes.


Woman Tying Scarf

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of a woman tying a scarf around her head and knotting it under her chin. The photo is one of a series demonstrating how to use a sc...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the Edgar Krueger Family standing in front of a line of trees. From left to right: Elna Krueger, Shirley Krueger Oestreich, Adelbert Oest...

Date: 1970 

Description: A woman wearing a red dress, brown shoes, and a beehive or bouffant hairstyle is sitting on a rolling chair with an adjustable back at a desk. She is comp...


Stone Picking Bee

Date: 1987-06 

Description: The Wagner family and friends stage a stone picking bee on their farm.

Date: 1948 

Description: A female factory worker creates balls of twine, possibly at the McCormick Twine Mill. Original caption reads: "This scene shows a battery of balling machin...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A group of students and a teacher sit at desks in a classroom while listening to a lesson on the dangers of house flies. Agricultural lecture charts about...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Helene Stratman-Thomas and Dr. Charles O. Lindberg, a Swedish singer.

Date: 1956-09-25 

Description: A man and two women with piles of paper tickets being sorted for the upcoming theater season at the Fred Miller theater.

Date: 1967-07-25 

Description: Chicago White Sox pitcher, Don McMahon, signs autographs for fans before a game.

Date: 1962 

Description: Alice in Dairyland 1962, Sylvia Lee Kafkas, poses with a young winner and his entry at the regional Junior Livestock Exposition in Eau Claire.

Date: 1946 

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with two images from the Play School for 3 and 4 year olds: a boy is opening his mouth for a woman who is...

Date: 1936-03-15 

Description: Frank family banquet at the home of Morris L. Frank, located at 611 Chapman Street. The family were Greenbush residents.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Group of seven women posing together on a sidewalk near a building, probably a railroad station. Two women squat on the ground, while the remaining five st...

Date: 1902 

Description: Front and back cover of a Deering Harvester Company brochure for twine. The cover reads: "The Original Spinners," and "The World's Greatest Spinners, Deeri...

Date: 1980-11-06 

Description: Magda Herzberger gives a lecture on the Holocaust to a classroom of Monroe High School students.


The Boddens

Date: 1987-08 

Description: Ralph and Phyllis Bodden pose on their farm.

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