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Description: Two men sit in chairs at an American Transporation Company barber shop while barbers clip and comb their hair.
Description: A barber is shaving a man in Moon's Barber Shop. The man sitting in the chair getting the shave is wearing hip waders. A large mirror is on the wall in the...
Description: Barber shaving the head of a man in Moon's Barber Shop. The man getting shaved is holding a cigarette and is wearing hip waders rolled down over his knees....
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...
Date: date unknown
Description: Three barbers standing proudly next to empty barber chairs at Herman's Hotel.
Description: Students in the first class in Barber Science with instructor, Chester Feavel, pointing at an anatomy chart.
One Man's Journey from Slavery to Madison Business Owner to State Assembly Staff Member
Description: A hairdresser is standing behind a customer, who reacts to her new hairdo.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: View of a barber in the West Village taking a nap on the fully reclined shop chair, seen through the shop's front window from the street.
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...
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: A hairstylist applies haircolor to a woman's hair.
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...
Description: A man (Sid?) sitting in a barber's chair is getting a shave while holding a fishing rod with a large cutout of a giant fish caught on the fishing line. On...
Description: Barber giving haircut to a man reading a newspaper announcing Allied Forces victory in Europe.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: "Eric Schaumberg has his 'bangs' cut by barber, Jan Reuter."
Description: Rube Guyett and George Mandle with banjos in the Guyett Barber Shop.
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: Eddie bartending at The Mansion.
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