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See images that document the stories of 18 Wisconsin survivors of the World War II Holocaust.

Photographic portraits of Native Americans dating from 1898.

Images of a Milwaukee Manufacturing Powerhouse

Read about one of Milwaukee's most successful manufacturing companies and view vintage photographs of the corporation.

Historical Essay

Angora - Image Gallery Essay

Rabbit Raising in German Concentration Camps

View this unusual photo album, the cover of which is made of angora rabbit wool, to see how the rabbits were raised in concentration camps.

Grant County Rural Schools

A Collection of Photographs

Photographs of Winther Motor company offer insight into early 20th century manufacturing.

Rural Wisconsin

View the landscapes of rural Wisconsin through the eyes of photographer Paul Vanderbilt.

View this image collection of the Wisconsin Democratic Senator William Proxmire.

Read about Earth Day's founder, Gaylord Nelson, a Wisconsin senator and early environmentalist.

View these images shot by an early female war correspondent, Dickey Chapelle from Wisconsin.

Promotions on Paper, 1850s-1975

Custom-designed letterheads were a universal way of proclaiming who you were. Historical letterheads are prime examples of early branding.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

Avid Amateur Photographer

Learn about the career of photographer Harry Dankoler, who captured images of his experiences throughout life and experimented with photo manipulation.

Milwaukee's First Photojournalist

Read about the life and career of photojournalist John Robert Taylor, who captured the spirit of Milwaukee through photographs in the early 20th century.

Learn about the history of Christmas cards and their various uses during World War I and II, and in postwar America.

A Visual Biography, 1908-1957

Learn about the four years Senator Joseph McCarthy held the nation in his grasp with his anti-Communist rhetoric.

See the designs Wisconsin artists produced for the Centennial Stamp Contest.

View an extensive image collection about this early social leadership center that focused on labor organization, and later, civil rights.

Circus images from the 1860s to the 1960s.
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