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Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of unidentified woman, probably Mary Oakley Hough. Seated half figure facing front and gazing left, wearing untied bonnet, with r...

Photograph

Office Workers

Date: 1934 

Description: A woman at an office desk reads a pamphlet entitled, "What is Quality in a Motor Truck?" A male worker speaks on the telephone in the background. The two...

Date: 1937 

Description: Four female "traffic officers" posed with an International diesel TD-40 TracTracTor (crawler tractor) in preparation for a tractor road show.

Date: 1866 ca.

Description: Vinnie Ream posing in her studio in Washington, beside her bust of Lincoln which had been brought from the White House after the assassination.

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Waist-up portrait of Dr. Kate Newcomb. This photograph was submitted with her application to the Wisconsin Medical Examining Board when she applied for her...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified European American girl posed standing on a platform behind a rustic wooden fe...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an elderly European American woman posed sitting in a large, wooden chair. She is holding a b...

Date: 1957-05-24 

Description: Sue Collins jots down scores she hears transmitted by the new recorder machine as radio station WIBA's automatic telephone system is in operation for the f...

Date: 1954 

Description: Rosa Goldberg Katz, Bernard, and Arthur Katz dining in their home.

Photograph

Reynolds Sisters

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Formal studio portrait of the six Reynolds sisters: Anna, Ellen, Lucy, Hattie, Alice and Nellie. Hattie Reynolds, standing in the back left, was Richard Qu...

Photograph

Emma Curtiss Bascom

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up portrait of Emma Bascom. She is standing and posing with her arms folded on a cloth-covered table or chair, and is wearing a collar pin shaped lik...

Date: 1956-11-13 

Description: Marie Ellis knitting ski sweaters at the East Side Women's Hobby Show.

Photograph

"Rag Doll" Testing

Date: 1913 

Description: Class of girls and teacher running a seed germination test ("rag-doll" test) in the classroom. The class is standing around a table, and are using a pail t...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Cabinet studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Amelia Bright Williams, second wife of Chauncey Williams.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of a man and a woman performing in a theatrical production at a displaced persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wis...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed standing with her left hand on the back of an upholstered chair. She...

Photograph

Moss-haired Girl

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman coiffed as a "moss-haired girl" or a "Circassian beauty." A literary tradition exists for the Circassian beauties, but in the United States they achi...

Photograph

Bish Family

Date:  

Description: An older female member of the Bish family sits in a wicker chair holding a magazine or book open on her lap. Standing on the left in front of a doorway dra...

Date: 1967 

Description: Rosa Goldberg Katz and her daughter, Marilyn, lighting Hanukkah candles in their home.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Mrs. Trimpey sits in a chair holding her doll, Emeline.

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