Date: 1911-09-13 before

Description: Middle front outer panel and tri-fold menu from The Gargoyle, with a gargoyle sitting atop the framed illustration of the entryway of the restaurant and a...

The Photographs of Harold Hone

This article describes the careers of Harold Hone and Frank Utpatel in relation to the W.P.A.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group is seated on folding chairs around a table for a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. On the wall behind them are a chalkboard, an American...

Learn about the life and career of self-proclaimed 'Photo Artist' from Baraboo who had a vast range of photographic abilities.


Men Looking at Map

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of men gathered around a map posed on a wall during a GROW (Grass Roots Organizing Work) workshop. A man with a cigarette in his left hand gestures...

Doctor and Amateur Photographer

Discover the career of amateur photographer and doctor Edward Bass who surprised people with his near-overnight success and natural talent.

Discover the famous lithographic company most known for its WWII posters whose goal was to mobilize public support for the American war effort.

Date: 1986 after

Description: Front cover and imagined bill of fare for "Rupert's Roadkill Cafe: You Kill It ... ... We Grill It!", with a cartoon drawing of a cat standing on long, fla...

Photographs by Richard Quinney

Discover the photographs of Richard Quinney from his book "Things Once Seen," containing more than 40 years of photos documenting his life.

Native American Photographs

Collection of photographs documenting Native American life and the impact of federal government.

Larger Than Life Images of Animals and Produce

Learn about the tall-tale postcard industry and the career of photographer Alfred Stanley Johnson, Jr.

Read about the career of Milwaukee-based photographer Simon L. Stein who is known for his portraits of prominent Wisconsin citizens.

The Watercolors of Winifred Ford

Read about the life and career of painter Winifred Ford who created watercolors of historic Madison residences.

Learn about the history of Christmas cards and their various uses during World War I and II, and in postwar America.

View the online collection of Photo Copy Service photographs taken in Madison from the 1920s through 1960s.


Racine Light Guards

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval group portrait of the Racine Light Guards posed in front of a painted background. Standing left to right: Arthur Mack, U.S. Grant (Corporal), Matthias...


General Store

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from unpaved road of the front of the two-story general store with a group of six men standing on the stoop. One man, perhaps the proprietor, wears st...


Christian Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down unpaved road towards the left side and front of the wood clapboard sided church. There are six arched windows along the side and in the front of...

Discover the works of Austrian artist Franz Hölzlhuber, who documented Wisconsin scenery through watercolor.

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