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Trussing a Barrel

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".

Photograph

The Shivers Family

Date:  

Description: The Shivers family poses in front of the family barbershop. From left to right are Claude Shivers, Rebecca Ann Shivers, Nettie Shivers, unknown, Ashley Shi...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Joe Hess using a crozing machine to shape an oak barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 1956 

Description: The old YMCA building in the initial stage of demolition.

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Fashion Models

Date: 1939-03-16 

Description: Madison Business College women model fashions from Kessenich's store.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank Hess Sr., owner of Hess Cooperage, finishing the exterior of a barrel on a cooper's lathe.

Date: 1934-05-10 

Description: Two bartenders stand in the middle of the circular bar at the Park Hotel.

Date: 1945-08-07 

Description: Interior view of the Pyramid Motor Company, 434 West Gilman Street. They were a Cadillac and Oldsmobile automobile dealer.

Date: 1948-11-04 

Description: Frank Conner, manager of the Fiore Coal and Oil Co., Filling Station, 601 West Washington Avenue, following a robbery. He is standing in front of an empty...

Photograph

Le Roy Peterson

Date: 1948-05-13 

Description: Portrait in office of Le Roy Peterson, University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor of Education and chairman of the Dane County School Committee.

Date: 1954-09-08 

Description: Nels Anderson of 524 East Washington Avenue tells why he endorses the "fair share" plan of the United Givers Campaign.

Date: 1952-07-30 

Description: A new, two-color, lithograph press, capable of running off over 7,000 impressions an hour with color perfectly registered, is examined by Walter Larson (le...

Date: 1950-03-07 

Description: Warren Jollymore, Wisconsin State Journal staff member, receives Madison's Junior Chamber of Commerce "Outstanding Young Man of the Year" award from Floyd...

Date: 1944-09-09 

Description: Lois Wiessinger, Michael Mack, and Harold Stone, state employees, filled 21,600 Christmas packages to be sent by the American Red Cross to hospitalized ser...

Date: 1945-08-09 

Description: Group portrait of Red Cross volunteer organizers of state employees, who will begin the annual packing and shipping of 21,000 Christmas packages to wounded...

Date: 1947-12 

Description: A man stands next to an automobile in front of Du Bois Super Service at 1 North Mills Street (at the Corner of Regent Street), owned by Louis A. Du Bois. A...

Date: 1957-04-01 

Description: Governor Vernon W. Thomson receives a gavel made by school children in Israel upon his signing of a proclamation of World Jewish Child's Day. Members of th...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. watching a machine set hoops on a barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

Date: 1936-11-21 

Description: Three men on scaffold install Capitol Rock Wool insulation, from a R. H. and E. H. Carpenter Inc. truck into a house, 616 N. Carroll Street.

Date: 1948-10-17 

Description: Construction of the Coca Cola building at 3536 University Avenue.

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