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Description: Barber giving haircut to a man reading a newspaper announcing Allied Forces victory in Europe.
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: Persons attending the 34th annual state convention of the Associated Master Barbers, held at the Madison Holiday Inn, 4402 East Washington Avenue, observe...
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,...
Date: date unknown
Description: A barber glances up and smiles for the camera, while the customer looks on with a sidelong look.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Interior of barber shop with barber and customer. Possibly Coloma, Wisconsin.
Description: Eddie bartending at The Mansion.
Description: Members of the Wisconsin Barbers Local #153 and Barbers Guild #23 joint committee to plan the annual convention of the Wisconsin Barber and Beauty Culture...
Description: Barber shop with customers and shaving mug rack. African American man is probably Frank Lyons.
Description: C.E. Jacquier, branch manager and defeated team captain of a tractor sales contest, is held by C.P. Wells, assistant branch manager, while a barber shaves...
Description: A barber glances at the camera as he clips hair from a customer. The customer is reflected in a mirror in the background.
Description: Mr. Dallas Moser, vocational school instructor, points to a customer's hair while students from his barber class look on.
Description: A studio portrait of a well-dressed, African-American man, identified as H.F. "Frank" Lyons. He is wearing a suit jacket, vest, and necktie. Lyons was the...
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: Two men sit in chairs at an American Transporation Company barber shop while barbers clip and comb their hair.
Description: Composite photograph of a boy and his barber. The front view shows the boy holding a coonskin cap popularized at the time by the Davy Crockett television p...
Description: Three barbers standing proudly next to empty barber chairs at Herman's Hotel.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A studio portrait of Mr. William W. Hendricks, a Black River Falls barber, dressed in his best, posed in front of a painted backdrop.
Description: Barbers cut the hair of four children at The Capital Times Kiddie Camp with other barbers and children looking on.
Description: Interior view of the Union Station Barber Shop with a number of men seated in chairs with barbers standing behind them. Plants and light fixtures are suspe...
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