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Description: The office of Historical Society Librarian Isaac Bradley in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Bradley, who joined the Society staff in 1...
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...
Description: Minnie Oakley and Florence Baker Hayes (reaching for a book), two Historical Society librarians, during the period when the Society was housed in the South...
Description: The Atwood / Buck - Neckerman House, at 210-214 Monona Avenue (now Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.), built in the late 1840s by General David Atwood and his...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Reuben Gold Thwaites, secretary of the State Historical Society, at his desk in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Thwaites succeeded Lym...
Description: Master bedroom of the residence of Dr. and Mrs. Lewis (Isabella) Greene, 118 Lakewood Boulevard. The room is decorated in traditional style using the color...
Date: date unknown
Description: Portrait of Joseph and Emma Gillett, Sherwin Gillett's parents.
Description: View of the Plow (Plough) Inn on Nakoma Road.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A view of the Second Empire style Park Hotel at the corner of South Carroll and West Main Streets. There are horse-drawn carriages, pedestrians, and a smal...
Description: Daniel Steele Durrie, librarian of the Wisconsin Historical Society, seated at his desk in the South Wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This photograph...
Description: The State Street approach to the Wisconsin State Capitol at the turn of the century. Electric poles and street railroad wires are in the foreground. In the...
Description: Exterior of Dean's Residence at 10 Babcock Drive. There is a front porch and a turret.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Interior view of Reverend J.A. Ottesen's library, with a chair, a dictionary opened on a stand and a framed photograph on top of books on a shelf. Entitled...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View across Bascom Hill of South Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: A page from the book Nakoma Tomahawk with a portrait and brief story about Nakoma resident Thomas Lloyd Jones. The page includes an image of the Jon...
Description: Portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Bradford and Alice Gillett, Sherwin Gillett's uncle and aunt. There is a framed portrait of two children on a ta...
Description: The John Stein House at 229 South Owen Drive designed by stone mason Fritz Carpenter the home was once occupied by Nicholas Justo.
Description: Thomas N. Boate, public safety director of the Association of Casualty and Surety Companies, presents an award to Wisconsin for its high place in the train...
Description: View of The Century House, formerly the Timothy Tierney house, at 3209 University Avenue.
Description: Interior of hermit George Smith's squalid shack, 2 miles Southwest of Cottage Grove.
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