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Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Pruecius Putnam. He was born in Andover, Windsor County, Vermont, on September 25, 1813. Putnam came to Wisconsin on Novemb...
Description: Elevated view of legislators in the Assembly Chamber of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Members of the West Side Business Men's Association shown as they met for the first time at the future site of their new clubhouse and community center on...
Date: 1898 before
Description: Elevated view of a man leading a circus elephant on Main Street. On the opposite side of the street is a crowd watching from behind the iron fence on the C...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Adna Wooster of Racine.
Description: Wisconsin legislators sit in the Assembly Chamber while listening to Governor Kohler's message.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Eight young dancers in costume pose onstage.
Description: Twenty-one tap dancers from the Kehl School of Dance, posed in line formation on stage.
Description: West High School drum majorettes in uniform at the East-West High School football game at Breese Stevens Field. From left are Carlene Doran, Dawn Rebenstor...
Description: Doris Withrow bids farewell to the dolls which she has dressed for her entry in this year's National Doll Dressing Institute competition held in cooperatio...
Description: Young woman sitting at a typewriter, presumably a staff employee, in the office of the Indiana Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.
Description: Sales personnel pose in the Silent Glow oil burner booth with an oil burning kitchen stove, furnaces, and portable styles of oil burners at the Dane Count...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...
Description: Leo A. Peterson, 2135 East Mifflin Street, at left, and William H. Kelly, 127 West Wilson Street, right, newly appointed vice-presidents of the Wisconsin-F...
Description: Waiter making a malt in the Zesto Malt Shop at 658 State Street.
Description: Group portrait of Montgomery Ward's baseball team in uniform.
Date: date unknown
Description: Snapshot by Madison butcher Earl Omen of elephants parading past the Monona Avenue gate of the third Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Mrs. Elsie Stevens poses on a path by a lake while riding a horse. Possibly on the University of Wisconsin-Madison drive (present-day Lakeshore path).
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Robert Wilson. He was born in Greenupsburg, Kentucky, on July 16, 1814. Wilson came to Wisconsin in May of 1833, and reside...
Description: Disabled American Veterans Ball queen contestant in a polka dot dress, sits in a chair in front of an American flag.
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