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Description: Virginia Strickland, a senior at East High School, demonstrates making a good first impression at a job interview by smiling warmly, maintaining an alert a...
Date: date unknown
Description: Two female telephone operators at work.
Description: Women work in the packaging and shipping department of the Floralo Incense Company, located at 1212 Regent Street.
Description: Governor John J. Blaine, Wisconsin's 24th governor, sits in an office next to a desk in a leather chair. Papers, books and a telephone are on the desk. On...
Description: Workers for the American Transportation Company in a highway dispatcher's office.
Description: Portrait of William Rice Odell seated at his desk. A curtain on a window in the background bears the International Harvester Company logo. Odell graduated...
Date: 1935-10-03 ca.
Description: Two men sit at a desk near an International station wagon (possibly in an International truck dealership). Original caption reads: "City Sales, Dan Strong...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Women office workers file and take phone calls in a busy shared work space.
Description: A group of men and women sit at desks while working in International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department office. The women in the foreground are...
Date: 1935-06-18 ca.
Description: Springfield Works storekeeper H.H. Stephenson sits at a desk in his factory office.
Description: J.W. Wischart talks on a telephone in the office of International Harvester's general agency building in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Description: Offices at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as "Auburn Works"). The offices are empty except for a lone switchboard operator. A sign ha...
Description: Dr. Jennie Willins McMullen Turner is seated at a desk in her office. This image was made before her goiter operation.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Ansel Adams, seated, talks on the telephone in his home office.
Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...
Description: Ansel Adams talks on the telephone in his home office.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: "This picture is of the first telephone exchange that I established in Laona. The girl standing is my youngest daughter. This exchange is still operated in...
Description: Elevated view of part of the City Room with staff, "Wisconsin State Journal".
Description: Charles McCarthy writing at his desk in his office.
Description: Louise Marston, Society Editor, with Dorothy French and Barbara Muckler, assistant editors.
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