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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...

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...

Photograph

Garbage

Date: 1998 ca.

Description: Color publicity photograph of band members of Garbage, a Madison, Wisconsin rock band. From left to right are Duke Erikson, Butch Vig, Shirley Manson (seat...

Photograph

Bonspiel Banquet

Date: 1958-02-28 

Description: Group portrait of the cast for a skit called "The Women," entertainment for the Badger Bonspiel banquet. The women include, left to right, Emily Ahearn, Do...

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Description: Letterhead of the Gayety Theatre, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with the name of the theatre in an oval embellished with outlines of flowers and leaves, flanked...

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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: 1956-05-22 

Description: Portrait of George and Peter Bauer, a father and son performing their risley act. Risley is a form of tumbling by one individual while being juggled on the...

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Madison Art Guild

Date: 1957-01-07 

Description: Cath Morgan works on a crayon and watercolor portrait during a Madison Art Guild painting session.

Photograph

Musician Robert J.

Date: 1996-03 

Description: Publicity photograph of musician Robert J. of Madison, Wisconsin. He is holding a Fender Stratocaster electric guitar while leaning against a wall with his...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A glamorous portrait of (left to right) sisters Billie (Violet) and Pierre Sidell.

Photograph

Hilo Hattie

Date:  

Description: Candid portrait of Hilo Hattie (born Clarissa "Clara" Haili), who was a Hawaiian musician, dancer, actress and comedian. There is a guitar on the ground ne...

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A man with a gunny sack swung over his shoulder is dressed as a hillbilly with a wig and a fake beard. Next to him stands a man dressed as a preacher, and...

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

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: 1995 ca.

Description: Publicity photograph of Little Blue Crunchy Things, a Milwaukee, Wisconsin rock/hip hop/funk band. Four of the members are writing out the initials "LbCT"...

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...

Date: 1948-09-26 

Description: Original caption reads: "Back in Madison after 27 years is Richard Neumann, one-time organist at the Orpheum and Parkway theaters. Neumann was the organist...

Photograph

Leo Kehl

Date:  date unknown

Description: A handsome studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Leo Kehl wearing a suit and bowtie.

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