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Photograph

White House Cake

Date: 1934-01-28 

Description: Three men stand behind a cake shaped like the White House, baked by the Strand Baking Company, 2007 Atwood Avenue, for the Roosevelt Birthday Ball.

Photograph

Ornamental Swag

Date: 1975-06-29 

Description: Ornamental swag depicting fruits, flowers, and foliage tied with ribbon in the National Mutual Benefit Insurance Co. (Beaver Building) at Monona Avenue and...

Photograph

Orpheum Theatre

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Orpheum Theatre, which opened in 1900. Designed by Frank Freeman in the Beaux-Arts style, the facade features sculptures, a marquee, and b...

Historical Essay

Oneota Ceramic Vessel

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Decorated shell-tempered pot from the OT site (47-LC-0262), 1500-1625. (Museum object #1995.218.39)

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Native American courting flute carved by Louis Webster, of Menominee, Stockbridge, Potawatomi and Oneida descent, 1994. (Museum object #1996.118.93)

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Description: Interior view of Schlitz Brewery Director's Room.

Date: 1948-04-28 

Description: First grade students at Madison's Washington School used special activities to help build their vocabularies. In this photograph students are watching a "m...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Hall of Civil Rights. A bust hangs over the doorway, with windows placed symmetrically on all sides. The pediment contains high relief scul...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Entrance to Bug House Amusement Park (?). View features several people standing in front of the entrance to the building, which features elaborate paintin...

Book or Pamphlet

Tattooed Man of Nukahiwa

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Description: An illustration of a man with a full body tattoo. He is an inhabitant of the Island of Nukahiwa.

Photograph

Sitting Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior view of sitting room decorated in art deco style with a light fixture, upholstered chairs, patterned carpet, patterned curtains, an embroidered ot...

Photograph

Directional Marker

Date: 1972-12-31 

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

Photograph

Bronze Andiron

Date: 1990-05 

Description: Detail of one of two bronze andirons, this one a satyr, in the Governor's Conference Room at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The andirons depict cherubs and f...

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Description: Group of girls sitting or standing around a table that is covered with paper and containers of paint, holding brushes and small objects they are painting....

Date: 1944-10-23 

Description: Joyce Elmer, Memorial Union gallery committee chairman, inspecting an antique Norwegian chest as part of an exhibit of Elaine Smedal's "Norwegian Wisconsin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of living room of the Henry Whitfield house. The room features a fireplace, tables, chairs, a mantle with tableware and framed portraits and artwork a...

Date: 1945-08-15 

Description: Junior Red Cross members making Christmas tree decorations for military service units and hospitals overseas. Arline Whitefoot, on the right, assists a yo...

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: View of Al. Ringling Theatre's auditorium from rear of stage.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of a restaurant and bar at American Art Studio. Tables and chairs fill the room and a bar can be seen in the right corner. Framed art lines the...

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The interior of one of the buildings at "Little Norway," showing a group of objects of Norwegian decorative art and household utensils, including duck bowl...

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