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Description: Full-length studio portrait of two women and one man in front of a painted backdrop. One women is seated in a wooden chair, the others are standing on each...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Ida Lizzie Decorra Blowsnake (Real Wampum Woman) (WooRooShiekESkaeWinKah), wearing a plain dress (hinukwuaje) and mocc...
Description: View of damaged farmhouse and group of people sitting and standing outdoors. The roof was blown off and windows were shattered. Four women stand in the yar...
Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town. The large flags have 45 stars, and the small flags have 46 stars.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A woman wearing an apron stands in a cellar while taking potatoes out of a basket for storage on a shelf. Shelves on the wall behind her hold multiple jars...
Description: Working on plans for the annual dinner meeting of the Wisconsin Alumni Club of Madison are Anya Castle, Dorothy Curreri, Mary Mohs, and Jean Johnson. The s...
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk group posed in front of a painted backdrop. An older Ho-Chunk woman is posed sitting on the left wearing earrings, and a smal...
Description: Three patriotically dressed women on horseback in town, riding toward the Merchant Inn.
Description: Screened-in porch side of Walmar Lodge. A bench is under the trees, and an automobile is parked on the left.
Description: A bride and groom pose for a studio wedding portrait in front of a painted backdrop. The groom sits in a chair with flowers in his lapel, as the bride in h...
Description: Is this a modern sculpture in the Dyer yard? No, Pam uses these ladders for her bean plants.
Description: A group of women representing Disabled American Veterans poses with Mayor Albert G. Schmedeman and a plaque proclaiming Forget-Me-Not Day.
Description: The University of Wisconsin Class of 1876 on the lawn in front of Main Hall (later Bascom Hall). Prominent members of the class included Richard B. Dudgeon...
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Woman in a long dress wearing a glove and holding a book [?] in her hand posing before a painted backdrop. There is a small white dog seated on a fur rug a...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. A...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the De Soto depot. A locomotive, blowing steam, is approaching the platform, where a small group of people waits to board. A boxcar on the...
Description: Jill Bremigan in a black velvet and lace cocktail dress that she made from Butterick pattern 6402 (1992). She wore it to a Christmas party held in Madison,...
Description: "Theresa library board members, Peggy Langenfeld, Sandy Merchant, Betty Bodden, and Ralph Widmer pose with a fund-raiser sign."
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a seated man surrounded by eleven girls, possibly a preacher with a confirmation class.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Unidentified family standing outside of a cottage in the woods near Baldwin.
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