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Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Four women taking part in a skit at the Madison League of Women Voter convention at the Unitarian Meeting House. Left to right are Mrs. Mary Newgent, Mrs....

Photograph

Built-In Desk

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A chair stands on a rug beside a built-in desk in the home of Adolph Betz. A telephone sits on an end table beside the desk.

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Description: Irna Phillips, with her friend and secretary Rose Cooperman. Irna is holding papers and smoking a cigarette. Rose is sitting in the background writing.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman holds a metal case as a man stands leans against a desk in what appears to be a medical office or infirmary. The office is most likely at Internati...

Photograph

Election Worker

Date: 2012-10 

Description: Mrs. Curt Reithel, a La Crosse County Democratic Headquarters worker, on the phone during the 2012 Election run-up. She is seated at a desk. A brick wall i...

Photograph

Men in an Office

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Two men in a small office, probably a railroad station. On the right is a map on the wall, and below it is a Herring Hall Marvin safe.

Photograph

Eydie V. Watts

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photograph of Eydie V. Watts, member of the Milwaukee City Civil Service Commssion. Ms. Watts sits at her desk in an office. She is wearing a dress or blou...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A kitchen counter is a good perch for a teenage girl's telephone conversation.

Photograph

John T. McManus

Date:  date unknown

Description: Candid photograph of journalist John T. "Jack" McManus speaking on the telephone. McManus was a writer for the "New York Times"; co-founder of the "Nationa...

Date: 1924-11-10 ca.

Description: Customer service counter at Gibson City Implement Company, an International Harvester agricultural equipment dealership. A display board of parts leans aga...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Charles McCarthy seated at a desk with a telephone in front of him.

Date: 1927-11-19 

Description: Young woman sitting at a typewriter, presumably a staff employee, in the office of the Indiana Liberty Mutual Insurance Company.

Photograph

Operators

Date: 1957-10-22 

Description: Female telephone operators busy at work.

Postcard

Hotel Pfister

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Corner of Wisconsin Avenue and Jefferson Street. Interior: A large sample room. Includes a bed, desk and chair, vanity dresser, a long table with a telepho...

Date: 1935 

Description: Alfred Krieg, chief engineer at International Harvester's Fort Wayne Works, sits behind an office desk.

Date: 1946 

Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with three girls standing and sitting at a table with a play telephone, a kitchen beater, and play dishe...

Date: 1946 

Description: A man wearing a suit and hat checking in and signing a piece of paper at a hotel registry desk. A suitcase sits at his feet and a hotel employee uses a te...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Santa Claus talks on a telephone at a Christmas display at Manchester's Department Store.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic holiday card of an African American family posed over "Merry Christmas" wrapping paper in the background. Holly and bells appear overhead. Eac...

Date: 1943-07-17 

Description: Red Cross Field Director, G. Robert Mowerson of Ann Arbor, Michigan, works at his typewriter at Camp Cable, near Brisbane, Australia. A field telephone is...

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