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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of the Columbia County Court House and Post Office.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Dane County Courthouse, 207 West Main Street, and Dane County Jail, 219 West Main Street.

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: The Dane County Courthouse on West Main Street, built in 1885.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the Columbia County Court House.

Date: 1958-01-16 

Description: The original caption states, "Edward Krueger, center, is shown as he was sentenced by Circuit Judge Richard Bardwell to five years in Green Bay state refor...

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Henry Lee Senter (right) and State Representative Chester McCord (left) at the State investigation of the Highlander Folk School.

Photograph

Murder Trial Jury

Date: 1950-05-18 

Description: Group portrait of the George "Butch" King murder trial jury. King, accused of the murder of Sadie Jackson, was declared not guilty by reason of insanity a...

Map or Atlas

Dane County Courthouse

Date: 1889 

Description: Dane County Courthouse, begun in the fall of 1883 and finished in the spring of 1886. The cost, including equipment, was a little over $180,000.

Date: 1894 

Description: Color lithograph cover illustration for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog. Shows a courtroom scene framed with a draped American flag and th...

Date: 1960-01-04 

Description: The first applicants for marriage licenses under the new Family Code were William Voeck and Judith Kuecken. They are pictured at the marriage clerk's offic...

Photograph

Timothy Fischer

Date: 1978-06-07 

Description: Timothy Fischer, a little boy, cries on the witness stand in a courtroom.

Date: 1951-05-16 

Description: Edwin Conrad, Shorewood Hills Justice of the Peace, acts as presiding judge in the trial of Sandy, a collie dog owned by Russell Nelson, who is accused of...

Photograph

Alimony Payment

Date: 1958-09-19 

Description: County worker collects alimony payment from an ex-husband.

Date: 1955-09-22 

Description: Willie Reed, an 18-year-old "surprise" witness who bravely testified during the murder trial of 14-year-old Emmett Till, correctly identifying the white de...

Date: 1980-06 

Description: Barbara Hoffman and her attorney, Don Eisenberg, react to having received the guilty verdict in the murder trial.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Formal group portrait of the United States Supreme Court with Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes (1862-1948) seated in the middle of the front row.

Photograph

Foster Parents

Date: 1957-01-29 

Description: Dr. Hertha Tarrasch, center, psychiatrist, spoke to the foster parents, telling them about emotional problems of children. Dr. Tarrasch, who is consulting...

Date: 1916 

Description: In this scene still for "Angels Unawares," Ruth Stonehouse plays Freckles, a street waif, who sits forlornly in a courtroom complete with a judge, lawyers,...

Discover the role the Wisconsin played in women being allowed to practice law in The Supreme Court.

Magazine or Periodical

Dane County Courthouse

Date: 1869-03-27 

Description: Dane County Courthouse.

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