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Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Valeska Suratt, in a tall dark hat, stares intensely at the camera while holding a vase against her cheek.
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length portrait of two women standing for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The women are dressed identically and are wearing skirts,...
Description: After his dismissal by President Truman, General Douglas MacArthur returned to the United States and was welcomed as a folk hero. The adulation heaped on...
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: An early waist-up publicity portrait of Valeska Suratt sitting on a chair. She wears an intricate lace dress and a large hat covered with feathers.
Description: Two painters, shown on a Company scaffold from Safway Steel Scaffolds, at Villa Maria, 615 Howard Place. Safway Steel Scaffolds Company, offices at 940 Wil...
Description: A studio portrait of a seated woman wearing a hat and a young girl leaning towards her in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Stacy Studio head and shoulders portrait of the Vitagraph star John Bunny.
Description: Costume sketch of a jacket and dress with a large flower on the belt.
Description: An early full-length publicity portrait of Valeska Suratt in an interesting pose: arms straight out, palms down, as if she were warming by a fire. She wear...
Description: Portrait of Chief Buffalo, over-painted enlargement, possibly from a double-portrait (possibly an ambrotype). Grandson of Great Chief Buffalo. Chief Buffa...
Description: View from balcony of Ocean Grove Auditorium, built in 1894. The vast seating provided space for the Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association. A platform stan...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Advertising poster for the "Romance of the Reaper" film for use in Australia. The poster features an illustration of Cyrus Hall McCormick building the firs...
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawings of Unio plicatus and Unio radiatum (?) from the Scioto River, Cypraea tigris (Tiger cowry), and an Atlantic...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1860 after
Description: The Lady Liberty, seated on a platform, is holding a banner with stars and the text, "WISCONSIN LOYAL TO THE UNION". Behind her are an American eagle and f...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a woman standing near a table wearing a dress with her hand held behind her back. The dress has fringe de...
Description: Colorized postcard view of the exterior of the Second Congregational Church.
Description: H.H. Bennett and men posed on bow of "Dell Queen" steamboat. Two men with violins, one with harp.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Side view of Lincoln Monument in front of Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A stone bench curves around the statue, which sits in...
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