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Date: 1910 ca.
Description: A group of five young women sit at tables in the Hawksworth Ice Cream Parlor. The woman in the center has been identified as Josephine Edith McEvoy (later...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of restored gilded Tiffany glass chandelier in the Temple Theatre.
Date: date unknown
Description: Governor's Conference Room, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration. The original mahogany walls were painted to lighten the room.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Bells of the Carillon Tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Governor's Conference Room fireplace, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration. The original mahogany walls were painted to lighten the room.
Description: Temple Theatre Lobby including murals painted by Ken DeWaard depicting scenes of Vernon county.
Description: The Senate Chamber after restoration in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Photographic postcard of two bear cubs at the Corner Bar. They are hanging out of a cardboard Blatz Beer box. The caption below reads, "A Shot & a Beer & a...
Description: The Assembly Chamber from the visitors' gallery, in the Wisconsin State Capitol. There is a large circular ceiling skylight, and a mural painting by Edwin...
Description: Studio portrait of a seated elderly woman wearing a head scarf and a large plaid necktie.
Description: During a long strike by United Packinghouse Workers Local 156, the Teamsters union attempted to lure the strikers into their union. To combat that effort,...
Description: You don't have to pay if you can prove that the fun you had was clean
Description: Stereograph of the interior of the First Unitarian Church, which stood on Wisconsin Avenue near the Post Office.
Description: Elderly woman and man posed in a parlor with large wood stove. Probably Mr. And Mrs. Squires who owned a business in town, the Squires Oyster House.
Description: Daisy Bates looks out from her front window as members of the 101st Airborne Division prepare to escort members of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High S...
Description: Assembly Parlor, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, off of the Assembly floor, is used for caucus meetings. It is trimmed in Circassian walnut paneling with m...
Description: Painting by Hugo Ballin, called "Wisconsin Surrounded by her Attributes", on the Governor's Conference Room Ceiling at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The pai...
Description: Detail of arches and cartouche of eagle in Assembly Chamber, in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Interior view showing counters, cases, and ornate carved cabinets along the walls display merchandise. Other details include a painted ceiling and column,...
Description: Joe Hess using a circling machine to create a barrel head at the Hess Cooperage.
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