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Description: "Jan Reuter cuts Philip Zingsheim's hair. Jan's husband, Carl, died an untimely death in 1975."
One Man's Journey from Slavery to Madison Business Owner to State Assembly Staff Member
Description: Interior view of Kretlow's Barbershop, 109 W. Mifflin Street, with three barbers: left, "Duke" Ahern, center: Burt Bruce, and owner Ray Kretlow, standing n...
Description: Interior of barbershop. Two barbers stand by barber chairs, and one younger man sits on shoe shine stand on the right.
Description: Students in the first class in Barber Science with instructor, Chester Feavel, pointing at an anatomy chart.
Description: Portrait of male barber, Ken Garves, posing behind his barber chair.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: The interior of a barbershop with customers in chairs and barbers at work. Numerous mirrors, pictures, and lamps hang from the walls and ceiling.
Description: The Shivers family poses in front of the family barbershop. From left to right are Claude Shivers, Rebecca Ann Shivers, Nettie Shivers, unknown, Ashley Shi...
Date: 1911 ca.
Description: George Miller, a local barber, poses sitting in a Studebaker parked on a lawn. In the background are trees and a house.
Description: "Theresa Barber Shop. Jan Reuter carries on the business after the untimely death of her husband, Carl. Her customer is Eric Schaumberg."
Description: Two men sit in chairs at an American Transporation Company barber shop while barbers clip and comb their hair.
Description: Barber shop with customers and shaving mug rack. African American man is probably Frank Lyons.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two barbers: Elmer Lee (left) and William Goold (right), stand beside their barber's chairs while an unknown male patron sits in one of the chairs. Reflect...
Description: During a long strike by United Packinghouse Workers Local 156, the Teamsters union attempted to lure the strikers into their union. To combat that effort,...
Description: Barber Mike Godsell sits back and relaxes in his shop.
Description: "Eric Schaumberg has his 'bangs' cut by barber, Jan Reuter."
Date: date unknown
Description: A hairstylist applies haircolor to a woman's hair.
Description: Don Bates, Oregon hair stylist, demonstrates new and individual hair styles on members of St. Anne's Society of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Mrs. Charl...
Description: Interior view of a barber shop with barber chairs with men seated on the right side and empty chairs for waiting customers on the left.
Description: Barber Guy Marty poses in front of Dan's Hair Center, which has both Democrat and Republican posters in the windows.
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