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Description: Colored drawing including animals and trees used as background for a toy display, H.S. Manchester Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Studio portrait of Zintka Lanuni ("Lost Bird") Colby, a Lakota, as a young child wearing traditional Indian clothing of a fringed shirt, and pants. She is...
Description: A three-year-old girl uses a toy telephone, and carries on an imaginary conversation at a preschool.
Description: Holiday card with a soldier in a tan uniform reading a book with a little girl. The cover of the book says "FRENCH". She has a blonde ponytail with a blue...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: A family is gathered in a yard around a table with a child on a rocking horse. The frame house behind them has a railing on its porch roof and latticework....
Description: Engraved view of Rood's Glen. A boy plays with a toy boat at bottom left while two men and a woman talk at bottom right. Two other figures can be seen in t...
Description: Three women attend an event to display Dane County Medical Society Women's Auxiliary projects. They are, from left, Mrs. A.P. Schoenenberger, auxiliary pre...
Description: A young boy plays with building blocks at the Wisconsin Diagnostic Center for the intensive study of mentally and emotionally disturbed young people. The b...
Description: Colored drawing featuring animals as background for a toy display, H.S. Manchester Inc., 2 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Mrs. Otto Koberle of Middleton stands next to her bookcase of dolls. Mrs. Koberle has collected between 200 and 300 dolls that fill the living room of her...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Toy battleship "Pennsylvania" floating on Lake Monona.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: A hand-colored portrait of the Trimpey family cat, Mary, posed by a small Christmas tree. The tree is decorated with ribbon garland and there is a toy mou...
Description: After Governor Kohler signed legislation legalizing the sale of caps and cap pistols, many youth prepared to celebrate the Independence Day holiday with th...
Description: Everetta Bass, sitting in a child's chair, holds a goblet and spoon in the company of her dolls and other toys on the porch of the Bass house.
Description: Myron Praga on toy fire engine run by a 1/2 horsepower motor and a 6 volt storage battery housed in the tank. The vehicle was built by J.P. Reed from a ped...
Description: Christmas card from the President and Mrs. Bush, titled: "The Family Tree, Upstairs at the White House". On the front is a painting of the Bush family tree...
Description: Donald Lawton, director of activities at Central Colony, left, consults with Julian Clark, coordinator of volunteer services, right, and Mrs. Charles Jense...
Description: Studio portrait of a young girl with two dolls.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Cary Bass standing beside the Bass family home at 131 East Montello Street. He is holding a hoop.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Young children playing with a toy wagon. An older boy is pulling a young girl sitting in a chair in a wagon, while another boy is pushing from behind. The...
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