1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: Two views of the interior of the LaFollette, Harper, Roe & Zimmerman law office. Mr. Zimmerman is sitting in his inner office; the lady in the foreground i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Harriet Earling Thwaits, Milwaukee philanthropist, wife of Frederick C. Thwaits.

Photograph

Swearing Allegiance

Date: 1963-05-02 

Description: During part of a ceremony, citizens raise their right hands and swear allegiance to the United States in the federal building to receive citizenship certif...

Date: 1963 ca.

Description: Slightly elevated view of the stockroom (?) of the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Co.

Date: 1978 

Description: William Otto Petersen and his wife Jane Jordan Browne Petersen pose seated and holding hands for a portrait around the time of their wedding. He is wearing...

Date: 1971-03-31 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of a reception at Perino's restaurant in honor of champion figure skater and screen star Sonja Henie, given by her widower, Niels...

Photograph

Woman in Man's Suit

Date: 1963-03-17 

Description: A woman models a men's suit, while holding an umbrella and wearing a top hat.

Date: 1961-01-18 

Description: New officers of the auxiliary to the West Side Business Men's Association are shown. In front are Ethel Wood, vice-president, and Mrs. Ned Lawrence, presi...

Photograph

Bazaar Tree

Date: 1963-04-03 

Description: Women replenishes handkerchiefs plucked from her wire tree at bazaar sale.

Date:  

Description: Sybil Nash, wearing a white blouse, sitting and playing the piano. Sybil Nash was a Hanks family friend.

Photograph

Scrabble Game

Date: 1965-04-11 

Description: A hospital patient plays a scrabble game with an occupational therapist.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified European American woman posed sitting in a chair with a tasseled back. She is wearing a light-colored tweed dre...

Photograph

Shooting Session

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: John Newhouse, staff photographer for the "Wisconsin State Journal," in a “shooting session” with model Jean Harris. Ms. Harris is, for some unexplained re...

Photograph

Nellie Arms

Date: 1958 

Description: Nellie Arms relaxes with a cold Schlitz beer at Lewis Arms' home on Williamson Street.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Posed studio portrait of Myrtle Bancroft, dressed in furs. Probably the wife of Levi Bancroft, a prominent figure in Wisconsin politics.

Photograph

Tomac Plasma Bank

Date: 1944 

Description: A woman stands next to a "Tomac Plasma Bank," a refrigerated cabinet designed to store blood plasma. The original caption reads, "Tomac Plasma Bank, engine...

Photograph

Cherokee Woman

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Miss Nana Reynolds, a Cherokee Indian.

Date: 1915 

Description: A menacing Sessu Hayakawa looms over a terrified Fannie Ward in a scene from the silent film "The Cheat" (Paramount 1915). In the upper right hand corner,...

Photograph

Curling Match

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Two women compete in a curling match. Several spectators are visible in the background.

Date: 1932-05-06 

Description: Fanchon & Marco showgirls dressed in coats and hats send telegrams.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.