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Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.
Description: Political cartoon for presidential campaign critical of Woodrow Wilson's cautious approach to the war. Cartoon shows sign which says "He Kept Us Out of War...
Date: date unknown
Description: The London office of the Associated Press, with Alvin Steinkopf working at his typewriter, center rear.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, Speaker of the House Tom Foley, and Vice President Al Gore on board Air Force Two.
Description: During the national telephone strike, one operator is present in the east switchboard room at Wisconsin Telephone Company, 16 South Carroll Street.
Description: Railroad depot with two sets of railroad tracks in the foreground.
Description: Group of young people gathered in a room. Some of the men and women are seated around a table. Most of the group are smiling and laughing while the two men...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A woman writes a note at a small writing desk in her kitchen.
Description: Cousins set up a road-side stand to sell fruits and vegetables grown by their grandfather.
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...
Description: A trucker uses a pay phone in a phone booth inside the Mt. Victory service plaza while taking a break from the road.
Description: Jesse Smith is on the job as desk sergeant at the Madison Police Department.
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Showroom of the Long Beach branch house featuring International trucks and parts on the showroom floor. There is an enlarged photograph or mural displayed...
Description: Interior of an office at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. View includes a desk, table, and chairs. A door opens to another r...
Description: A woman and a young boy pose for a civil rights volunteer.
"Often one of Mrs. Thompson's nieces or nephews would come[?] to breakfast in order to have som...
Description: "Dr. Gregory P. Langenfeld, Theresa's fine family doctor. Greg received his M.D. in 1941, after graduating from Northwestern University. He followed in the...
Description: Women campaign workers call voters to support the Labor Political League and vote for candidates sympathetic to Labor issues.
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...
Description: "This is Theresa Village Clerk, Patti Hilker."
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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