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Date: 1949-09-06 

Description: Mrs. Rose E. Amoth works at the new police telephone switchboard at the police station, 14 South Webster Street.

Date: 1930-12-05 

Description: Mr. Hagen sits at master control in the WIBA control room.

Photograph

Office Work

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Women office workers file and take phone calls in a busy shared work space.

Photograph

Bishop Northcott

Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: Methodist bishop, H. Clifford Northcott, seated at a desk.

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with three girls standing and sitting at a table with a play telephone, a kitchen beater, and play dishe...

Photograph

Miss E.V. Watts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Miss E.V. Watts sits at her desk in an office. She is wearing a dress or blouse with a bow at the neck. The usual office equipment is on her desk along wit...

Date: 1943-07-17 

Description: Red Cross Field Director, G. Robert Mowerson of Ann Arbor, Michigan, works at his typewriter at Camp Cable, near Brisbane, Australia. A field telephone is...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A corner view of the Courthouse and public square. Utility lines are visible. Baers Stationers.

Date: 1955 

Description: Portrait of William Rice Odell seated at his desk. A curtain on a window in the background bears the International Harvester Company logo. Odell graduated...

Photograph

Hospital Room

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Posed view of a patient room in the recently constructed Methodist Hospital, showing a nurse on the telephone near a bed, and a doctor and elderly patient...

Photograph

Telephone Exchange

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A telephone operator sits at the switchboard.

Photograph

Grace Putnam

Date: 1931-12-26 

Description: Grace Putnam, executive secretary of the Madison Woman's Club, in the Woman's Building, 240 W. Gilman street.

Date: 1954-11 

Description: Henry Anderson runs a switchboard on his 90th birthday, with his smoking paraphernalia and a photograph of him at the switchboard on a table nearby.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Main Street. Houses line both sides of the street, as do trees, which partially obscure the houses. Telephone and/or electric lines run paralle...

Date: 1935-10-03 ca.

Description: Two men sit at a desk near an International station wagon (possibly in an International truck dealership). Original caption reads: "City Sales, Dan Strong...

Photograph

Dr. Jennie Turner

Date: 1923 

Description: Dr. Jennie Willins McMullen Turner is seated at a desk in her office. This image was made before her goiter operation.

Date: 1926-08 

Description: A man works at the front desk at the lobby of the Basswood resort in Long Lake. The room features a table and chairs, stained glass windows, a calendar, an...

Date:  ca.

Description: The first depot built in Milwaukee, it served the Milwaukee & Waukesha Railroad which became the Milwaukee & Mississippi Railroad and eventually the Chicag...

Date: 1898 

Description: Interior of the Knapp, Stout & Co. lumber mill office with posed members of the staff. On the desk in the center of the room is a device with an earpiece h...

Date:  

Description: Telephone facility complete with satellite uplink antennae, Humvees and 6x6 trucks in the Persian Gulf War.

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