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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: "Eric Schaumberg has his 'bangs' cut by barber, Jan Reuter."
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: Mr. Dallas Moser, vocational school instructor, points to a customer's hair while students from his barber class look on.
Description: Sid has titled this imaginative drawing: "Today and Tomorrow — The Fisherman's Myth Never Flounders.: His caption reads: "Today it's a dream in a barber sh...
Date: date unknown
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: Rube Guyett and George Mandle with banjos in the Guyett Barber Shop.
Description: A barber glances up and smiles for the camera, while the customer looks on with a sidelong look.
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: The last week of business at the College Barber Shop. The owner Larry Cobb is cutting employee Don Fine's hair.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Interior of barber shop with barber and customer. Possibly Coloma, Wisconsin.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Three barbers stand in the barber shop at the Princess Martha Hotel.
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: Barber giving haircut to a man reading a newspaper announcing Allied Forces victory in Europe.
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: The last week of business at the College Barber Shop. The owner Larry Cobb is cutting employee Don Fine's hair. In the background is a female stylist.
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: Four barbers dressed in white cut the hair of four men seated in barber chairs. The barbershop, located in the basement of the State Capitol, was owned by...
Description: A hairstylist applies haircolor to a woman's hair.
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