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Date: 1905 

Description: Formal, full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Belle Case La Follette, the wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. Although the negative jacket...

Date: 1949-02-17 

Description: Speaker's table at the annual Lutheran Men's Club "Sweetheart's Dinner" held in the Lutheran Memorial Church, 1021 University Avenue. Seated left to right:...

Date: 1947-03-16 

Description: Public Health Nursing Week. Wisconsin "First Lady", Mrs. Oscar Rennebohm, right, discussing national Public Health Nursing Week with Mrs. Vern S. (Elizabet...

Date: 1948-06-02 

Description: Taking part in the East Side Women's Club spring banquet are, left to right: Mrs. John (Myrtle) Nordby, 410 N. Baldwin Street, toastmistress; Mrs. Oscar (M...

Date: 1945-10-26 

Description: The official delegation party with their wives at the ceremony of silver service presentation aboard the USS "Wisconsin". Seated left to right are Judge Ro...

Date: 1957-03-20 

Description: Left to right, Mrs. George M. (Marjory) Keith, 4158 Cherokee Drive; Mrs. C.K. (Jean) Alexander, 962 Waban Hill and Mrs. Leslie J. (Lenora) Lippert, 4145 Hi...

Civil War Philanthropist, Wisconsin First Lady, Nurse, and Teacher

A brief biography of Wisconsin’s Florence Nightingale, Cordelia Harvey who was a strong voice for innovatring Civil War Military hospitals.

Date: 1945-01-01 

Description: Mrs. (Mary) Oscar Rennebohm visiting with Mrs. (Madge) Walter Goodland, prior to the inauguration of the State of Wisconsin officers.

Date: 1950-08-15 

Description: Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy, left, and Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohm, Wisconsin's first lady, stand next to a ten-foot model of the Battleship USS "Wiscon...

Date: 1944-07-31 

Description: Governor Walter Goodland and Mrs. Goodland board the train for the Republican Governors conference in St. Louis. The meeting was called by Thomas E. Dewey,...

Date: 1950-02-02 

Description: Mrs. Oscar Rennebohm (left), Mrs. Oscar Toebaas, Mrs. H. Lewis Greene, and Mrs. Foster Blackburn admire the twin silver candelabras which the Dane County W...

Date: 1948-04-26 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm hanging a dedication plaque on the wall of the Governor's suite in the new Edgewater Hotel, 666 Wisconsin Avenue. Shown looking on...

Date: 1952-03-20 

Description: Planning committee for a tea for alumnae and students of MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois. Left to right: Marilyn Meissner; Mrs. Erskine Morse;, M...

Date: 1947-03-13 

Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm is administered the oath of office as his wife and daughter look on.

Date: 1989 

Description: Photographic holiday card from Tommy Thompson and family, governor of Wisconsin, 1987-2001. The card is a color image of Mr. Thompson, his wife, daughters,...

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...

This woman was the wife of "Fighting Bob" La Follette. Read about her influence in politics, specifically in the woman's suffrage and pacifist's movements.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Portrait of Frances (Mrs. Lucius) Fairchild.

Date: 1939-01-02 

Description: Governor Julius P. Heil, his wife and an unidentified man pose arm-in-arm in the Governor's Conference Room at the Wisconsin State Capitol. A number of oth...

Date: 1944-07-14 

Description: Madge Goodland, wife of Governor Walter Goodland, displaying a quilt with a patriotic design.

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