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Date: 1952-09-10 

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy of Wisconsin, with supporters in his hometown of Appleton, hearing the news of his landslide victory over his Republican Party c...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The London office of the Associated Press, with Alvin Steinkopf working at his typewriter, center rear.

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Photographer Ansel Adams talking on the telephone in his office at his home.

Date: 1918-11-26 

Description: Offices at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as "Auburn Works"). The offices are empty except for a lone switchboard operator. A sign ha...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ronald Reagan (left) speaks with Steve Gunderson (right).

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Photographer Ansel Adams talking on the telephone in his office at his home.

Date:  

Description: Kermit Bloomgarden at his desk talking on the telephone.

Photograph

Telephone Operator

Date: 1947 

Description: Original caption reads: "Marie McCaddin, New York branch telephone operator." Overhead view of woman sitting at a switchboard.

Historical Essay

Valentine's Callers

Stories and characters related to the arrival of the telephone in Wisconsin thanks to Janesville's Richard Valentine.

Date: 1930-12-05 

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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman holds a metal case as a man stands leans against a desk in what appears to be a medical office or infirmary. The office is most likely at Internati...

Date: 1946 

Description: Employees of the Associated Press in Prague shortly after the end of World War II: left to right, Dashenka, Juta Turkova, Alvin Steinkopf (in his war corre...

Photograph

Bishop Northcott

Date: 1948-07-15 

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

Photograph

Texting

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Trixie, a young woman texting while standing on the sidewalk on 7th Street. She is wearing eyeglasses, a houndstooth patterned coat with jeans, and sheepsk...

Date: 1949-11-18 

Description: Marjorie White of 25 East Dayton Street wears a fur coat and head scarf as she uses what is alledged to be the first 24-hour, outdoor-accessible pay phone...

Photograph

Kay Hren

Date: 1995-12 

Description: Kay Hren speaks with husband on an early model cell phone. Photograph taken at Green Bay Packers game.

Date: 1960-01-25 

Description: Southwest Wisconsin Council of the Telephone Pioneers of America, as their community service project, present a piano to the Children's Unit of University...

Photograph

Youth on View

Date: 1959-05-01 

Description: Howie Mazur has a telephone conversation with his favorite girl. The photograph was taken as part of a series entitled, "What to Do on a Date."

Date: 1953-01-29 

Description: Four men and one woman seated around a table make telephone calls.

Photograph

Anthony Comstock

Date:  

Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.

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