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Date: 2009 ca.
Description: Thrasher Opera House auditorium and stage from rear of house.
Description: Two boxes in the Al. Ringling Theatre, showing plasterwork flower garlands and cupids, as well as a Dutch gold leaf pilaster.
Description: Interior view of the Elvehjem Museum of Art on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus at 800 University Avenue. One of the Brittingham Galleries, with...
Description: Close-up of decorative carving and plasterwork above the stage in the Al. Ringling Theatre including a cartouche with the initials AR, flower garlands and...
Description: Close-up of gilded fleur-de-lis pattern on proscenium arch of Stoughton Opera House.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: An interior view of the First National Bank.
Description: Lobby of Grand Opera house, including Frank Waldo decorative designs above auditorium doors, featuring lilies and other flowers.
Description: Interior room of student center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A student meeting is being held. One man stokes the fire in the fireplace, o...
Description: Backstage dressing rooms in Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman sits at a reed organ while another looks on.
Description: Close-up of restored embossed metal ceiling of Stoughton Opera House.
Description: Overhead view of bar and crowd in Fauerbach Brewing Co. tavern at 651 Williamson Street, celebrating the end of Prohibition.
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: View of Mabel Tainter Memorial Theater stage and auditorium from rear of house.
Description: Interior of Grand Opera House's auditorium and stage from rear of house.
Description: Interior of chapel on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Two brightly lit chandeliers hang from an arched ceiling over rows of pews.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Tony Hess using a truss hoop driver to install hoops around a barrel at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "trussing".
Description: Close-up of plasterwork and a painted wall panel in the Al. Ringling Theatre. Painting features Venus and cupids lounging in the clouds.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior of a Masonic Lodge, Black River Falls, No. 74, A.R.&M., decorated by C.W. Reiels. The lodge occupied the third floor of the center Main Street blo...
Description: Detail of woodwork in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
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