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Description: Outdoor portrait of Effie Goetsch Carr posed sitting in a log stump fashioned into a chair near the side of a house. She wears a large velvet hat with feat...
Date: date unknown
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified girl wearing a light-colored dress, posed sitting on a draped chair.
Description: Violette Stewart, Marquette School, Madison, one of thirteen teachers from southern Wisconsin schools photographed while in Madison to attend the conferenc...
Description: Nellie Nolan (left, played by Edith Taliaferro) and her friend Lou (Florence Dagmar) conspire to make Nellie appear to be the well-traveled heiress Ethel V...
Date: 1970-04-25 ca.
Description: A nude woman talks to a stagehand on the side of the stage at the Sound Storm Music festival.
Date: 1902-05-02 before
Description: Front cover and first two pages of the menu and program for a dinner honoring newspaperman Opie Read. There is a tipped-in drawing of Read on the cover, dr...
Description: Shirley Widmer at Jim Widmer's 50th class reunion.
Description: Main street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Business sign reads: "The Adell Cafe."
Description: Miss America, Margaret Ekdahl, models a blue and rose Moire evening gown with a short white Dolman fur wrap, at the Burdick & Murray Department Store.
Description: Portrait of James Farmer, civil rights activist and co-founder of CORE (Congress of Racial Equality).
Description: View across field towards the Land Clearing Special Train, a program sponsored by the University of Wisconsin's Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Depa...
Description: Parade of U.S. Naval Academy officers in full dress uniform prior to the graduation of the Annapolis midshipmen, showing Secretary of the Navy Josephus Dan...
Description: The Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) booth at the Southeastern World's Fair in Atlanta featured local products made by CIO members. Visitors to t...
Description: Mourners, miltary band, and white crosses on Memorial day.
Description: Elevated panoramic view of the Memorial Day Parade, from the corner of Main and 1st Streets. Men carrying musical instruments, including a trombone, trumpe...
Description: Front three-quarter view of a man driving a La Crosse Happy Farmer tractor in a field plowing. Several men in long coats, suits, and hats are standing on e...
Description: University of Wisconsin boxer Bob Christopherson throws a left hook to the jaw of Ken Christensen of San Jose State in the third round of the 165-pound fig...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Two views of the interior of the LaFollette, Harper, Roe & Zimmerman law office. Mr. Zimmerman is sitting in his inner office; the lady in the foreground i...
Description: Mrs C. Fred Pollock seated outdoors with her children, Ricky, Janell, Patrick and Diane. They are visiting Mr. and Mrs. Charles Pollock, 402 Maple Avenue.
Description: Olive Brooks, Division Engineer Public Relations, collects dead fish after throwing dynamite into the water. She is holding a fish and has her pants rolled...
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