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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...
Description: Exhibit featuring maps, drawings, photographs, and compositions.
Description: Woman standing at sewing exhibit that includes dresses, children's clothes, aprons, and hats. Mathilda Monteith was the instructor of the sewing class.
Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II
Description: J. Robert Taylor cleaning a furnace. He has a broom and a small brush in hand, a pipe in his mouth, and a dirty rag placed on his head. He is reading a doc...
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...
Description: Classroom exhibiting students' work, including drawings.
Description: Display of student work, including maps, drawings, and essays.
Description: Circular staircase at the Pierce Home looking up toward the chandelier. The home is located at 424 North Pinckney Street, and was built around 1857.
Description: Interior view of a Victorian-era home, with a heavy, intricately carved wooden staircase. A brick fireplace with a mirrored mantel adorns the adjoining wal...
Description: View from back of classroom of teacher and students during a class. There is a student standing at the chalkboard, and the teacher is standing behind her d...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of original lighting dimmer board backstage at the Al. Ringling Theatre.
Date: date unknown
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: The Governor's conference room ceiling at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The mural was painted by Hugo Ballin. The theme is an allegory of the arts and theat...
Description: View from stage of original stage lights in Mineral Point Opera House.
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Lecture hall/classroom setting with a podium and a chalkboard in the University of Wisconsin-Madison Bacteriology Laboratory building.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A privately built and decorated chapel in the Norwegian style.
Description: Senate Parlor in the Wisconsin State Capitol. The walls are african mahogany, and the mantels and plinth are of greek marble.
Description: Elevated view of rows of cots in the Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) building at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dormitory installed in Men's Gym. A raise...
Description: Display of student work including drawings, maps, and essays.
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