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Date: 1917 

Description: A water-damaged, thoroughly-retouched publicity still of Richard Barthelmess sitting at a writing desk. It apparently appeared in "Photoplay Magazine" some...

Date: 1950-07-28 

Description: Gladys Dieruf, UW Extension librarian, looks at one of the arts and crafts reproductions collected by the University of Wisconsin Extension Bureau of Infor...

Date: 1922-04-20 

Description: Original caption: "A pause in the day's occupation--'Dick' Barthelmess's muscles are called more in to play in this work than in making a round of the eig...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: The Sound Storm music festival site as seen from the camping area. Attendees mill around many tents, campers and automobiles. In the far background a large...

Photograph

Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, in a posed shot for their appearance in Florenz Ziegfeld's production of Show Boat.

Date: 1946-10 

Description: Drawing of an "Electric Grill" in a fictional diner. The photograph was taken for E.I.P. Inc. (Electronic Information Publications), and probably published...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman in a costume gazes into the camera with one foot resting on a box, one hand on her hip, the other hand on her knee. Her costume consists of harem t...

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Valeska Suratt's early fame was for her elaborate costumes, wasp waist, ample bosom and hips. She appeared in the 1906 musical The Belle of Mayfair...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of memorial wreaths in the shape of anchors. The memorial includes a photographic portrait of a man, most likely John Best who died in 1890...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Charles S. Hamilton in uniform.

Photograph

Lionel Barrymore

Date: 1919 

Description: Portrait of the actor Lionel Barrymore made by the J.E. Purdy studio of Boston in 1919. He holds a cigarette.

Photograph

Lutheran Church

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter view of front and side of the Lutheran church. There are two belfries flanking the steps to the entrance. The main windows are arched stained...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of two women standing next to a tall stump in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left has one arm resting on the stu...

Date: 1919 

Description: In a scene still for the silent drama "Behind the Door," German U-boat commander Lieutenant Brandt (played by Wallace Beery) is being throttled by American...

Date: 1970-04-25 ca.

Description: A barefoot young female audience member wearing a macrame shirt and smoking a cigarette leans against the ramp to the main stage at the Sound Storm music f...

Photograph

Sidell Sisters

Date: 1927 

Description: The Sidell Sisters, Billie and Pierre, posed as a Latin couple. The Sidell Sisters were from Madison, Wisconsin. They were students of Leo T. Kehl and th...

Photograph

Theodore Pomeroy

Date:  

Description: A carte-de-visite portrait of Theodore Pomeroy of Decatur, Wisconsin, a member of the 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 15th Army Corps Band. Mustered out July 8...

Date: 1952-10-21 

Description: Couples on the dance floor at a Shorewood School dancing class.

Date: 1951-10-30 

Description: Group portrait of 13 preschool children, seated and holding rythm band instruments. There is a Halloween jack-o-lantern placed in front of the group. The n...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a young Ho-Chunk woman posed standing with her right hand on a chair draped with a fringed plaid shawl. S...

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