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Date: 1948-11-08 

Description: Madison City Manager Leonard G. Howell signing a proclamation designating Nov. 7-13 as Optimist Week in Madison. Looking on, left to right, are Charles Tho...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: Construction worker talking in a telephone booth.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Two teenage girls are both interested in talking on the telephone.

Date: 1940-11-04 

Description: Druggist J.F. Robinson staffs the pharmacy's "Information Desk," ready to take a prescription from a doctor over the telephone. The pharmacy championed t...

Date: 1946 

Description: Employees of the Associated Press in Prague shortly after the end of World War II: left to right, Dashenka, Juta Turkova, Alvin Steinkopf (in his war corre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a man playing poker alone on the left side of a table in a living room. In the background is a stairwell.

Date: 1962 

Description: A trucker uses a pay phone in a phone booth inside the Mt. Victory service plaza while taking a break from the road.

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....

Date: 1938 

Description: Two man and one woman are working in the laboratory of the Oscar Mayer Company plant. In the foreground the woman is writing in a book at a desk with a tel...

Date: 1950 ca.

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

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Beck Motor Sales

Date: 1978-02 

Description: "Beck Motor Sales. This fine 1917 Dodge Roadster is on display in the showroom. Reuben Beck (with phone) and his brother, Gerald, (center) are the propriet...

Photograph

Evans and Novak

Date: 1977 ca.

Description: Journalists Robert Novak and Rowland Evans in their office.

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Telephone Operators

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two female telephone operators at work.

Date: 1978-02-23 

Description: "Robert O. Baker, president of Baker Canning Company. They pack peas and corn and are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fall River Canning Company."

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Obey and Staff

Date: 1980 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey, chair of the Foreign Operations Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee, discussing foreign policy issues with his st...

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Chester P. Gross

Date: 1935 

Description: Indoor portrait of Chester P. Gross, seated in a chair at a desk. He is writing in a notebook with a pencil. Gross photographed the Wisconsin State Capitol...

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Description: A record photograph of Polland when Gauer was working for him during the war.

Date: 1983 ca.

Description: Truck drivers using pay phones at a truck stop off Interstate 90.

Photograph

George Watson

Date: 1953-02 ca.

Description: George Watson, Superintendent of Public Instruction in Wisconsin, seated at his desk wearing a necktie and holding a pencil.

Date: 1932-05-05 

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)...

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