Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Mary E. Smith, wife of Dr. Joseph Smith, arranges flowers for the holidays.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Young girl identified as Jewel Keller using a water pump outside a farm house to cool freshly canned corn.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Mini bar with refrigerator and glassware.
Date: date unknown
Description: Interior view of a parlor. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling, and multiple photographs and portraits hang on the walls. Multiple chairs are the floor, i...
Date: 1999 ca.
Description: Indoor plants in the dining room window at the Quinney farm.
Description: General, and later president, George Washington's bedroom. Features room with a dresser, chairs, fireplace, and a canopied bed with side table.
Description: An unattended child turns the knobs of a gas stove in a farmhouse.
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: Production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Capt...
Description: View of sod house in short grass country. Features rectangular building with a curved roof and windows.
Description: Erwin and Claire Tiffany home, 1001 Seminole Highway, Nakoma. It was built in 1925, and was owned by Christina and Ellis Dana in 1945.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Two young children relax in their pajamas while reading "A Child's Story of the Nativity."
Date: 1994 ca.
Description: Bird nest on the side of the Quinney house at 345 Rolfe Road.
Description: Two young women talking in a bedroom. One is packing or unpacking clothes into a travel bag. A copy of Herbert Quick's "Vandemark's Folly" is among the boo...
Description: Log cabin in Northern Wisconsin.
Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...
Description: View of the piano in the parlor, with two floor plants, a chair, and a nightstand. Three pictures hang on the wall, and a statue of a person stands on the...
Description: "The Soldier's Home, the Vision", a Currier and Ives lithograph, handcolored.
Description: Elizabeth Davies (left), Baraboo, president of the Wisconsin Home Agents' association, talking to Mary Baldwin, wife of the Dean of the University of Wisco...
Description: Interior of the John A. Landfair home, showing floral decorations for the wedding of Kate Landfair and Marvin B. Rosenberry, later Chief Justice of the Sup...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706