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Description: Crowd watching a monkey ride a horse in a circus parade in town.

Photograph

Madison Art Guild

Date: 1957-01-07 

Description: Eloise Haas (left), Helen Burkhardt, Harriet Denniston make pottery during the Madison Art Guild workshop held at the Brobst home recreation room at 211 La...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pierre Sidell poses with cymbals, with her knee raised high. She is wearing an elaborate costume.

Date: 1922 

Description: Pierre Sidell poses holding a small jug on her shoulder. She is wearing a face veil and headdress. From an undated (but probably 1922) article in the Ke...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Billie Sidell strikes an elegant pose, dressed in a beaded costume and feathered headdress.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pierre Sidell wears a white fur hat and tunic with a fur collar. She is holding a cigarette as she poses with one foot up on a bench.

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Description: Crowd watching a strongman lift a wagon wheel.

Wisconsin World War II Stories: Europe

Listening to World War II era music helps students to learn about the time period as well as the contributions of entertainers to the war effort

Photograph

NBC-WIBA Broadcast

Date: 1946-04-03 

Description: Eight men standing around a microphone in the NBC-WIBA broadcast studio including Charles A. Mittelstadt, radio commentator.

Photograph

Appliances-SFB

Date: 1984 

Description: The rock band Appliances-SFB playing in guitarist William Siebecker's basement. Singer Tom Laskin is jumping in the air while holding a microphone. Band me...

Date: 1925 

Description: Page from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House, with two views of a play performed for Valentine's Day. One side shows a person dressed in jester's attir...

Photograph

Garbage

Date: 1998 ca.

Description: Color publicity photograph of band members from Garbage, a Madison, Wisconsin rock band. From left to right are Duke Erikson, Steve Marker, Shirley Manson,...

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Description: Street performer balancing a man in a chair on his chin.

Date: 1925 

Description: Cast members of a play staged for Valentine's Day, with costumed figures holding shields, a jester in a half-white and half-black costume, a woman with a c...

Date: 1952 

Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with a state fair ribbon superimposed on a silhouette of the state, and two vignettes of agricultural and industri...

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Description: Letterhead of Ben Bergor, with illustrations of theatrical masks, Bergor's head, his "Remember this bird!" symbol, and a cartoon of Bergor at the bottom of...

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Description: Letterhead of the A.J. Schneider Music Company of Kenosha, Wisconsin, dealers in "pianos, victrolas, records, etc.," with a lineup of well-known opera sing...

Photograph

Garbage

Date:  

Description: Color publicity photograph of the band members from Garbage, a Madison, Wisconsin rock band. From left to right are Butch Vig, Steve Marker, Shirley Manson...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Billie (Violet) Sidell holds her sister Pierre Sidell aloft over her shoulder in a pose. They are posing outdoors on a shoreline wearing what appears to be...

Date: 1898-05-24 before

Description: Front and back covers, printed in color, of the bill of fare served at the Grand Hotel on the birthday of Queen Victoria, with a tinted three-quarter view...

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