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Description: A side altar in the chapel at St. Joseph Orphan Home. Alarge angel statue is on the left with several saints as the central image.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Dining room and dining room table at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. George Niedecken designed the furniture. A built-in set of drawers and cab...

Date: 1951-12-13 

Description: Two teenage girls place garland on an artificial Christmas tree in front of a graphic depicting Santa in a sleigh holding a bag of presents. They are Carol...

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Women selling ceramics behind a booth at a Civilian Defense Rally. The elevated announcers booth is visible in the background.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Variation of a friendship quilt using neckties made by Allie Crumble, 1982. (Museum object #1996.118.16)

Date: 1957-10-17 

Description: The history of tea service was shown by a display of tea pots in the Wisconsin Historical Society Women's Auxiliary exhibit, "Tides of Taste." The image sh...

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Description: The main altar in the chapel at St. Joseph Orphan Home.

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Description: Stone carving of a farm couple with a foal installed on the side of a brick building. Carved by Alonzo Hauser in 1938.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Young women practicing fine sewing and lace making at Wisconsin Home for the Feeble Minded.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Close-up of recreated stencil work on auditorium walls of Thrasher Opera House, featuring bows and flowers.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Early hand-carved table made by Levi Havemann, a German immigrant to Madison, c. 1860. (Museum object #1998.21.1)

Date: 1920 after

Description: A view of the living room at the Switzer Foundation for Girls. Bookshelves flank the fireplace in the background while various groupings of chairs and tab...

Date: 1948-02-04 

Description: Three women looking at an exhibit at the University of Wisconsin Farm and Home Week, showing room furnishing revolving around rural paintings. Pictured lef...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Restored lobby and ticket window of Mineral Point Opera House.

Photograph

Directional Marker

Date: 1972-12-31 

Description: Directional marker inlaid in the sidewalk on the Capitol Square at 1 West Main Street.

Photograph

Grand Opera House

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of stage and box in Grand Opera House featuring a recreated painted curtain.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Sturgeon decoy carved and painted by Ojibwe artist John V. Snow. (Museum Object #1996.118.106A-B)

Photograph

Temple Theatre

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Temple Theatre from across the street.

Date: 1949-01-26 

Description: Mrs. J.E. Hurff standing on the stairway of her Eagle Heights apartment, furnished with Chinese art objects purchased during Captain J.E. Hurff's naval dut...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Hand-colored lantern slide of two girls in kimonos kneeling on a floor, bent over a low table working with paper. Behind them is a decorated folded room sc...

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