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Description: Mrs. Butts pulls curtain in the Porter Butts house at 2900 Hunter Hill in Shorewood Hills, one of the first "modern" houses in the Madison area in 1937.
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Image of a Freedom School classroom taken by a civil rights volunteer. Students are seated in what appear to be pews.
"Freedom School - Freddie Green,...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Family around table in yard, with woman knitting and dog nearby. Small stone house behind wood fence. The house has a small frame addition, probably a kitc...
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Charles D. Stewart standing on the porch of their home.
Description: A two or three-year old girl (identified as Donnie May Childs) sits atop a McCormick-Deering 10-can milk cooler. The cooler sits under a roof outside a bu...
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for Aultman, Miller and Company, manufacturers of agricultural equipment. Features a chromolithograph of a woman sit...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elderly woman sitting in the corner of a room with a wood-burning "Sylvan Sunshine" stove and world globe.
Description: A customer offers payment for fruit to a woman sitting at a small desk inside an orchard shed. Multiple rows of bushel baskets filled with peaches are line...
Description: Group portrait of schoolchildren with an adult female in a forest setting.
Description: Models at the Sentinal Photo Show.
Description: Elevated view of six customers celebrating Bootleg Days at Arthur Janik's tavern "The Balcony Inn" at Lincoln and 33rd Streets. Arthur Janik was the propri...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three Ho-Chunk women. The two women in front are sitting and wearing traditional dark-colored blouses, se...
Description: Indians thresh the first wheat at the Sac and Fox Agency in Iowa.
Description: Woman posed sitting in a chair and holding a cane in the yard of a house, probably Mrs. Hassel Phillips.
Description: Logging camp with numerous bobsleds loaded with logs. Two men and two women are posed sitting in a sleigh pulled by a team of two horses in front of a wood...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting and wearing a dark blouse and skirt, several necklaces, long earrings, and...
Description: View of the canal area of the Columbian Exposition grounds looking north from near the front of the Machinery building (at left). The South canal is in the...
Description: Reverend Hahm officiates at the Rath/Beck wedding. He stands at the altar in front of the bride and groom and three bridesmaids.
Description: Portrait of Ellen Clarinda Martin Kneeland.
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