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Date: 1951-12-13 

Description: District Attorney Richard W. Bardwell, seated at left, is shown registering with Mrs. Walter J. (Charlotte) Kohler, the governor's wife and a Red Cross wor...

Date: 1944-03-19 

Description: Governor Walter Goodland, Mrs. Willkie, Madge Goodland, and Wendell Willkie chatting in the governor's residence during the 1944 campaign.

Date: 1957-10-09 

Description: Helen, wife of Wisconsin's governor, Vernon W. Thomson attends a tea in honor of Helen E., wife of Edward T. Fairchild, former chief justice of the Wiscons...

Date: 1944-06-11 

Description: Mrs. Walter Goodland (wife of Governor Goodland), and Private Raymond J. Henning, former UW student, in front of "Carry Your Share!" by Joseph Hirsch at Me...

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Description: Color photographic holiday card from Governor and Mrs. Earl and family, governor of Wisconsin, 1983-1987. To the right it reads: "Happy Holidays" with "The...

Photograph

Junior Red Cross

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Group portrait of Governor and Mrs. Walter S. Goodland at the Junior Red Cross picnic with new and retiring officers. From left to right, Mrs. Gertrude And...

Read about the Wisconsin governor's tragic death, which occurred while he was helping wounded Civil War soldiers after the Battle of Shiloh.

Date: 1950-02-15 

Description: Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm, wife of Wisconsin's governor, presided at the formal unveiling of the St. Charles steel unit kitchen, at 548 West Washington A...

Date: 1949-08-15 

Description: Herman & Lily Ekern, right, are honored on the eve of their 50th wedding anniversary at a luncheon at the Edgewater Hotel. On the left are Mr. & Mrs. J.A....

Date: 1947-11-25 

Description: Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm arranging flowers in the drawing room of the Wisconsin Governor's residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The house is 93 years old...

Date: 1944-06-11 

Description: Mrs. Walter Goodland (wife of Governor Goodland), and John Steuart Curry standing in front of "Our Good Earth", by John Steuart Curry at a Memorial Union e...

Date: 1950-08-02 

Description: Wisconsin's First Lady, Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm, makes a special arrangement of gladioli for the Central International Gladiolus Society show being hel...

Date: 1951-03-20 

Description: Charlotte Kohler, the governor's wife, examines several works of art which she has chosen to rent for display in the Governor's Residence from the Madison...

Date: 1948-10-12 

Description: Group portrait of three members of the scholarship committee of the Madison Business and Profession Women's Club meeting at the residence of the governor w...

Date: 1948-03-02 

Description: Honorary city commander of the Madison branch of the Wisconsin Division of the American Cancer society, Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm, was given a citation b...

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: A book on Girl Souting by a Wisconsin author is presented to Mary Rennebohm, wife of Governor Oscar Rennebohm, for her Wisconsin library. Pictured during...

Date: 1945-01-01 

Description: Receiving their guests at the Executive residence, 130 E. Gilman St., are (left to right), Mrs. (Mary) Oscar Rennebohm, Lieut. Governor, Oscar Rennebohm, G...

Date: 1949-04-14 

Description: People seated at the speakers' table at the Mississippi Valley Historical Association dinner at the Hotel Loraine. From left are Mrs. Oscar Rennebohm, wife...

Historical Essay

1857 Promenade Dress

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Promenade dress worn by Hannah Billinghurst of Juneau, Wisconsin, 1857. (Museum object #1955.1449,A)

Date: 1988 

Description: Democratic Presidential candidate Michael Dukakis campaigning in northern Wisconsin.

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