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Date: 1933-03-09 

Description: University of Wisconsin students representing the UW Student Budget Committee present a petition to Senator Otto Mueller at the Wisconsin State Capitol. St...

Date: 1953-10-08 

Description: Ethel Miller models a skirt made by her mother, Elizabeth (Mrs. Howard C.) Miller. The photograph was taken to accompany an article in the Wisconsin State...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young woman wearing a traditional Sari. Carrie describes a number of Sari styles in her journal from India.

Date: 1959-02-12 

Description: Four of the daughters who modeled in the Elks Club fashion show are: Marie Louise Durand, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bert (Ethlyn) Durand, 4126 Mandan Cresce...

Date: 1896 

Description: Studio portrait of Lenore Harrison Cawker holding a parrot on her hand.

Date: 1925 

Description: A glamorous head and shoulders publicity still of Pola Negri dressed for the role of the Countess Elnora Natatorini in the 1925 Paramount production "A Wom...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Young girl in dress and bonnet posed with wood crate. The photograph was likely used by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company's advertising department a...

Date: 1948-02-17 

Description: University of Wisconsin co-eds modeling spring fashions at the Women's Self Government Style Show at the University of Wisconsin Union Theater. Left to rig...

Historical Object

Worth Gown

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Description: Gown made by Charles Frederick Worth of Paris for Frances Fairchild of Madison, Wisconsin, 1880.

Date: 1946-04-24 

Description: Group portrait of seven females and one young girl in formals and street dresses from the Emporium Department Store that they modeled in the Cottage Grove...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A line drawing of a partially-dressed woman wearing a bustle and corset standing before a full-length mirror. Another, fully-dressed woman is standing on t...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Orphan Train Arrival

Date: 1909-04-30 

Description: Newspaper clipping of prospective parents looking up at children in the windows of the orphan train. The caption reads: "The Arrival of the Babies."

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A family dressed in their finest clothes sits around a table with glassware on it. The man on the left wears a top hat at a jaunty angle. Behind them is a...

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Description: Four fashionable women, a man and an infant sit atop a picnic table in a clearing.

Photograph

Two Young Men

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: Two young men stand together in a jaunty pose. A group of boys are in the background.

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of two standing women wearing the same checked coat and hat, possibly the Gilbertsons, in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1950-05-24 

Description: Style show stage set in the Madison Room, for Pathfinder News Magazine, "What color can do for you" at Manchester's, Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street.

Date: 1918 

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Triangle films star Olive Thomas wearing a light colored suit and holding a Pekinese dog under her arm.

Date: 1952-03-04 

Description: Miss Patricia Johnson of 1 Langdon Street wears shorts and a sleeveless blouse and Mrs. Howard (Mary) Norris of 1406 Drake Street wears shorts and a jacket...

Date: 1925-05-28 

Description: A woman dressed in furs, patterned dress, and high heels poses in front of an International Harvester motor coach, or bus. She seems to be pointing to the...

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