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Photograph

Two Women and Piano

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Two well-dressed young women pose in front of a piano. One holds a fan in her lap, the other holds a piece of sheet music titled "When We Were Two Little B...

Date: 1928-04-03 

Description: East High School girls glee club, 2222 East Washington Avenue.

Date:  

Description: Photographic holiday card from Marie and Averell Harriman. Mr. Harriman was governor of New York 1955-1958, U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union 1943-1946,...

Date: 1867-01 

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...

Photograph

Kunigunde Willms

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...

Date: 1935 

Description: Interior room of student center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A student meeting is being held. One man stokes the fire in the fireplace, o...

Date: 1923-10 

Description: Mrs. Granere uses a washing machine powered by a 1.5 horsepower McCormick-Deering engine at International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm (Harvester...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: William and Clara Case Middleton sit on a settee; their son Forest leans in between them from behind. A small dog is nestled between William and Clara.

Historical Object

Wisconsin Thematic Panel 55-61

Date:  

Description: Way back in the soft center of hard times
did not their resistance to change in the sentiment
make some sense

What could take the place of the...

Photograph

Hard-Time Party

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Pupils of the Northey School, District No. 7, pose with their parents at a Halloween "Hard-time" party at the school. Many in the group wear ragged or outd...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk woman, Nancy Davis Funmaker Whitedog (HeNahKahGak), wearing a hat in front of a painted backdrop. She is posed sitting...

Photograph

Mildred M. Barber

Date: 1939-03-27 

Description: Left to right are: Miss Mildred M. Barber, standing, and Miss Helen Thompson and Miss Helen M. Brooks, both sitting.

Date: 1892 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Mary Davidson Bradford, a high school teacher.

Photograph

Chess Game

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: William Middleton, left, plays chess against an unidentified opponent. Williams' son, Forest, with chin in hands, watches with an unidentified man and wom...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two men and two women in front of a painted backdrop. Two are seated, the other two are standing. They are dressed in winter...

Photograph

John Schiefer House

Date: 1982-06 

Description: "At the John Schiefer House, Dr. & Mrs. Arnold Boegel page through old photographs. John Boddens great grandfather built the house in 1848. Shirley Widmer'...

Date: 1930 

Description: A man, possibly Cyrus McCormick III, demonstrates a reaper replica to a group of onlooking 4-H Club members.

Photograph

Family Group

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A group portrait of two women, a man, a boy and a girl posing in a parlor; two other rooms are visible through doorways. The girl is seated in front of a p...

Photograph

Wisconsin United

Date:  date unknown

Description: There's nothing like a threat to the fortunes of the dairy business to bring Wisconsin political leaders together. Here two Republicans and two Democrats t...

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of Ho-Chunk woman, Alice Mary Blackdeer Hopkinah (NautchGePinWinKah), posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a woman'...

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