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Description: Group portrait of four prominent Republicans at the testimonal dinner given for Thomas F. Coleman, chairman of the Republican voluntary committee, at the L...
Description: La Crosse Mayor John Medinger and Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle at the La Crosse Loggers game.
Description: A painted portrait of Walter Jodok Kohler completed after his death.
Description: Portrait of Cissie, the Scotch terrier of Governor Walter Kohler, in the governor's office in the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Governor Walter Goodland and his wife Madge in their kitchen pickling pears.
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: Marquette University dean, Archibald J. Tallmadge, S.J. delivers a speech at the 250th anniversary celebration of the discovery of the Mississippi River by...
Description: After Governor Kohler signed legislation legalizing the sale of caps and cap pistols, many youth prepared to celebrate the Independence Day holiday with th...
Description: Campaigning for governor on the back of his bus, Lee Sherman Dreyfus flashes a victory sign to passers by.
Date: 1858-06-12 ca.
Description: A political cartoon in "Harper's Weekly" about railroad company presidents' purchasing Wisconsin state legislatures and governors.
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Description: Clifford L. Lord, director of the State Historical Society (on the right), seated with Governor Walter Goodland and Mrs. Goodland at an event at the Wiscon...
Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter Kohler sits at his desk in the Wisconsin state capitol executive office while making phone calls to encourage state residents to...
Description: Governor Walter Kohler, (left) chats with Chancellor Leopold Figl, Austrian Chancellor, during the latter's visit to Madison. Dr. Figl, on a 16-day visit t...
Description: Campaigning for governor on the back of his "Red Vest Whistle-Stop Special" bus, Lee Sherman Dreyfus shakes hands with a supporter.
Description: Governor Walter Kohler being is presented with a 147-foot petition bearing signatures of 5,000 area residents seeking to ban the diversion of sewage from t...
Description: Wisconsin Honey Queen standing between Wisconsin Governor Patrick Lucy and an unknown man.
Description: Governor Walter Goodland pickling pears.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View of the reception room in the former Wisconsin Governor's Mansion on Gilman Street.
Description: Madison Mayor Ivan Nestingen, second from right, poses with scissors while opening the 36th Annual East Side Business Men's Festival, held at Voit Park. St...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Governor Julius Heil squirting milk from a cow, perhaps from a parade float. He wears a flower and a button reading "drink more milk" on his lapel. A porti...
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