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Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Barrel making tools and cattails, use for cauking barrels, at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Thrasher Opera house auditorium and balcony from stage.

Date: 1927-03-25 

Description: Four men in bookkeeping department at the Security State Bank, 1965 Atwood Avenue. They are standing and working at machines near a row of windows that loo...

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Description: To some who want to leave
it would be dull
But to us who want to stay
the moment is surprising:
never lax
only turning out of nowhere lastin...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Decorative plasterwork in the Mineral Point Opera House showing stage and painted curtain in background.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Restored lobby and ticket window of Mineral Point Opera House.

Photograph

Funeral, Binh Hung

Date: 1962-06 

Description: Large funeral for multiple people in Binh Hung, Vietnam. Numerous decoratively painted coffins with cloth coverings are on display in a large open-air, roo...

Date: 1949-06 

Description: Joe Hess using spokeshave on a barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: The interior of the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 126 (120) West Johnson Street.

Photograph

Detail of Woodwork

Date:  date unknown

Description: Detail in the Capitol Assembly parlor with circassian walnut panelling, in the Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Trapdoor mechanism in Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Interior view of Great Hall with skylight in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Union. A piano is onstage on the left.

View the online collection of Photo Copy Service photographs taken in Madison from the 1920s through 1960s.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Thrasher Opera House vestibule and ticket office.

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Description: Several men and women standing inside a department store next to tables piled with bolts of fabric. The store has a pressed tin ceiling.

Photograph

Machine Shop

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: A group of eight men pose in the back of a room against a row of windows in a machine shop. There are overhead belts that power a row of grind stones; meta...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Men moving an iron lung. The machine has the logo for the March of Dimes imprinted on it. Iron Lungs were commonly used for the treatment of polio.

Photograph

Pierce Home

Date: 1951 

Description: Pierce home is located at 424 North Pinckney Street. The house was built about 1857. This is an interior view of one of the fireplaces located within the h...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Stoughton Opera House stage, advertising curtain and boxes from front of auditorium.

Photograph

Pabst Theater

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of seats in Pabst Theater.

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