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Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Office workers at desks next to a showroom at International Harvester's branch house in Breslau, Germany. A skylight illuminates reapers, grain binders and...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Male and female office workers inside International Harvester's Osborne Twine Mill. The Osborne Works was located at 5 Pulaski Street, and was owned and op...
Description: Louise Marston, Society Editor, with Dorothy French and Barbara Muckler, assistant editors.
Description: The first depot built in Milwaukee, it served the Milwaukee & Waukesha Railroad which became the Milwaukee & Mississippi Railroad and eventually the Chicag...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp sits at his desk in a group portrait with his senators. Three other men sit in chairs behind the desk, and eleven men stand in a...
Description: Original caption reads: "Marie McCaddin, New York branch telephone operator." Overhead view of woman sitting at a switchboard.
Description: Altrusa Club members preparing for a benefit program for the club's scholarship and hospital fund, at which Kathryn Turney Garten will give a book review....
Description: Photographic postcard of the business district. Sidewalk view shows pedestrians and a vehicle in the street. Telephone poles and small horsehead shaped hit...
Description: A view through a curtained doorway into the Middleton family dining room at 22 East Mifflin Street. A decorative bowl and china coffee set are on the table...
Description: Distant view of the mill, with a stream leading to it, and a road paralleling the stream on the right.
Description: Activist Clarence Kailin speaking into a telephone.
Description: Art Director G.V. Johnson of International Harvester's Advertising Department in Chicago, sitting at his desk.
Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy of Wisconsin, with supporters in his hometown of Appleton, hearing the news of his landslide victory over his Republican Party c...
Description: A woman with a ukulele in a household setting.
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.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View down sidewalk of a line of people walking towards the camera. A row of storefronts is behind them, including "Model Cleaners" and a telephone booth ne...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Women office workers file and take phone calls in a busy shared work space.
Description: The Advertising Department of the "Wisconsin State Journal" has artists, copy writers, and technical experts to "help you shop."
Description: A couple poseing outside the Milwaukee Theater under the electronic sign announcing the Republican presidential debate. Another man, holding two phones, is...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A woman is holding a metal case as a man is standing and leaning against a desk in what appears to be a medical office or infirmary. The office is most lik...
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