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Neighborhood House - Image Gallery Essay

Browse images of Madison's only settlement house, Neighborhood House, from 1916 until the 1960s.

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The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

Lee una breva historia de Lucha por la Justicia para los Trabajadores Agrícolas.

View these 19th-century panoramic, detailed maps of Wisconsin communities.

View the collection of images of Wisconsin women in a variety of activities: farm work, canning, suffragism, photography, war work and civil rights.

An intimate look at family, architecture, interiors and fashion in Victorian Wisconsin between 1885 and 1900

Learn about the lives of upper-middle class Wisconsinites in the Victorian period between 1885 and 1900.

Learn more about the 1904 fire that destroyed the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

View images of regional singers and musicians from the Helene Stratman-Thomas folk music project.

A Historical Look at Service Stations

Photographs of Wisconsin gas stations portray the development of service station architecture.

This image gallery depicts Madison, Wisconsin, as a hub of dynamic social, political and cultrual change from the 1960s through the mid-1970s.

1850-2009

Photographs of political campaign techniques of the past.
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About Our Image Galleries

Image galleries feature selections from visual materials in the Society's Archives. They reflect the wide range of subjects, photographers, and collections available for research. Each gallery is introduced by an essay to provide historical context and background.

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If you have questions about historical photos or images, please contact our reference staff by phone at 608-264-6535 or by email.

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