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Snapshots of Daily Life
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: A International Scout truck on display in a showroom. A man is standing behind the truck, which is displayed in front of large windows which look out onto...
Description: There used to be a quiet. It wasn't deafness, it was rosesBut they don't make it any moreThey think it was a toy
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.
Description: Joint MEDICO/U.S. Army humanitarian medical treatment mission to a forward village near the Laoation border in the mountain region of Vietnam. A man in fat...
Description: Governor's Conference Room fireplace, in the Wisconsin State Capitol, before restoration. The original mahogany walls were painted to lighten the room.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: The interior of the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 126 (120) West Johnson Street.
Description: Joe Hess using spokeshave on a barrel at the Hess Cooperage.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: An interior view of the Masonic Temple main stairway.
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: Interior view of a stairwell located within the Pierce residence, 424 North Pinckney Street, also known by the surnames of its other owners: McDonnell, Gar...
Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Close-up of Thrasher Opera House floor showing repair of holes made for sewing machine conduits.
Jim Widmer's "Spirit of Rural Wisconsin," Part II
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Interior view with dome visible. A long counter takes up the lower right of the image, and at the left is a white barrier wall, next to a decorated column....
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: An interior view of the so-called Pierce house, at 424 North Pinckney Street, on the corner of Gilman Street.
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...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Bookshelves and desks within the Eau Claire Public Library Reading Room.
Description: Detail of arches and cartouche of eagle in Assembly Chamber, in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Photographic postcard view of the interior of the Lutheran Church. Pews and hymnals are on each side, and flags are at the altar. A piano is near the pulpi...
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