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Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Maria A. Morrison, born Maria Amelia Hickox in 1800, the wife of Wisconsin pioneer James Morrison. With her husband, Mr...
Date: date unknown
Description: Bouquets and wreaths decorating a portrait of "Lessie," on a table on the side of a house.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Memorial wreath in the shape of an anchor.
Description: Funeral memorial card with floral wreaths and banner reading, "OUR FRIEND," and initials "ADC" [?].
Description: Large group of U.S. Naval Training School (Radio) trainees, at the Van Hise dormitories, standing at the grave site of Sparky, with one man playing taps....
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Harriet Morrison Dean, the wife of Nathaniel Dean of Madison. Mrs. Dean was born in Dodgeville in 1829, moved to M...
Description: Funeral memorial card with one heart-shaped wreath and other floral wreaths decorated with ribbons and cards.
Description: Portrait of Caryl Fairchild (later Caryl Fairchild Bacon), youngest daughter of former governor and Civil War hero Lucius Fairchild. This photograph is da...
Description: Floral decorations for a funeral, massed in the corner of a residential room. Printed on large ribbons adorning the decorations are the words: "Husband," "...
Description: View of a Moravian funeral on the front lawn of a home. Six men carry a casket toward a group of people playing musical instruments. On either side, grou...
Description: A cross on Highway 110 South of Winchester marks the spot where Tabitha Dyer was killed in a car accident.
Description: You who were spared I talked with night but lastabout the velvet yearsI remember from the windowThe one that is blown is the one gone wild
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Funeral of a Sioux Chief near Fort Pierre.
Description: Casket and flowers at cemetery for the funeral of Lorraine V. McGraw.
Description: "Peggy Langenfeld is flanked by her son Peter (left) and Funeral Director Charles Koepsell as they wait for transportation to the cemetery."
Description: Mourning Badge with the image of Ulysses S. Grant.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: European American man layed out on a lounging sofa, dressed in a suit. Probably a corpse lying in state.
Description: Klansmen of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) wearing conic masks and white robes gather at the funeral of Herbert C. Dreger, a police officer who was shot and killed...
Description: Funeral service of Mrs. Gerald (Cora) Fries, wife of Blooming Grove Constable "Jerry" Fries, showing the open casket in the Gunderson funeral home, 936 Win...
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