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Description: Running for his first term in the Wisconsin Assembly, Wausau Democrat Obey met with Governor Gaylord Nelson to take a publicity photograph.
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man in modern dress posed standing in front of a painted backdrop. Probably Willie Goodvillage who was reportedly blind. He i...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Will (Willy) Goodvillage (MaHayEKeReNaKAh), posed standing in front of a painted backdrop near a chair. He is holding an...
Description: Full-length portrait of Nina Sturgis Dousman, wife of H. Louis Dousman, standing behind a chair. Born April 20, 1852; died July 25, 1930.
Description: Gerald J. Boileau, assistant district attorney, and George Lippert, district attorney, and three other men, exhibiting slot machines seized during a raid i...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the Luther College dining hall interior. A large group of male students are seated in the hall which has arched windows and walls.
Description: Screened porch furnished with wicker chairs and a sofa, lamps and a rug.
Description: Assemblyman David Obey and his wife Joan in his office in the Wisconsin Capitol. Joan Obey was an important factor in Obey's political success and when his...
Description: Youth Council members and advisors attending a dinner meeting at the Madison YWCA.
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: This is said to be the family of Hans Holtan (a.k.a. Austinson) posed in the yard before a frame house that has carpenter's lace on porch, two separate doo...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, dressed as a nurse, attending to Tommy the cat, who rests in a doll cradle. A bottle of "Catnip...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man, woman, and girl, all posed standing. They are identified as David Goodvillage...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of an elderly Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a suit jacket, shirt with watch fob, tie,...
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Syl sitting at a table with a birthday cake with eight candles. There is a Christmas tree in the background.
Date: 1948-05-13 before
Description: Dinner menu from the Holland-America Line ship R.M.S. Nieuw Amsterdam, with "A Repast About 1830," with men, women, and a child gathered around a ta...
Description: Photographic postcard of a cat, with head bandaged and foreleg in a sling, sits in a rocking chair as Tootsie the dog, dressed as a nurse, stands with fro...
Description: The office of Historical Society Librarian Isaac Bradley in the South Wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Bradley, who joined the Society staff in 1...
Description: A line of filing cabinets holding the Anita McCormick Blaine papers, not long after they arrived at the Wisconsin Historical Society in the 1950s. A portra...
Description: The Dousman family members sitting on a porch of Villa Louis.
Description: Pierre Sidell poses holding a small jug on her shoulder. She is wearing a face veil and headdress.
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