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Date: 1949-09-30 

Description: Shorewood Hills fire chief Chris Bertelsen receives the first official dial call on Madison's new 100 percent dial phone service.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Color postcard of a female telephone operator at an 1890s era switchboard.

Date: 1950-11-27 before

Description: Front cover of the menu for a dinner given by Nazrollah Entezam, President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly during its fifth session and leader...

Date: 1991 

Description: Wisconsin was well represented on a congressional leadership trip to the Persian Gulf in 1991. Here Congressman David Obey (in plaid shirt) leans over the...

Date: 1957-07-01 

Description: Portrait of Martha Stolz and Gladys Murphy, two volunteer members of the Red Cross blood donor committee, who make calls to request blood donations.

Date: 1949-09-06 

Description: Mrs. Rose E. Amoth works at the new police telephone switchboard at the police station, 14 South Webster Street.

Date: 1955 

Description: Portrait of William Rice Odell seated at his desk. A curtain on a window in the background bears the International Harvester Company logo. Odell graduated...

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: Altrusa Club members preparing for a benefit program for the club's scholarship and hospital fund, at which Kathryn Turney Garten will give a book review....

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Office of the Directress at St. Xavier's Academy. A roll top desk sits by the window and a small table holding a typewriter stands to the ri...

Photograph

ACORN Organizer

Date: 1984-03-18 

Description: An organizer for ACORN speaks on the telephone. A pair of crutches are next to him.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Informal portrait of J. Robert Taylor at his desk talking on the phone.

Photograph

Scott Bauer

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: View looking down at reporters and journalists sitting at long tables, typing on their computers or watching the Republican presidential debate. One of the...

Date: 1937-05-29 

Description: Elevated view of men sitting at desks near large windows in the general office of International Harvester's Manhattan truck branch. Additional men and wome...

Date: 1946 

Description: Employees of the Associated Press in Prague shortly after the end of World War II: left to right, Dashenka, Juta Turkova, Alvin Steinkopf (in his war corre...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of a boy with his bicycle at the entrance to Putnam Hill Park. Also visible are telephone poles, railroad tracks, and a car driving away. Text on p...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Two men, one talking on the telephone with his feet on the desk and another reading paperwork, work at a disorganized desk. Possibly a photograph from an i...

Photograph

Dining Room

Date: 1909 

Description: A view through a curtained doorway into the Middleton family dining room at 22 East Mifflin Street. A decorative bowl and china coffee set are on the table...

Date:  date unknown

Description: At Lou Braslawsky's kosher meat market, a butcher holds a roast for a customer to examine. A sign at the back of the store suggests that chickens, not beef...

Date: 1942-12-17 

Description: Men, some of whom are dressed in overalls, make phone calls in a bank of telephone booths at Truax Army Air Field. Also in the image is a woman wearing a...

Date: 1937-06-25 

Description: Women switchboard operators, wearing head sets with microphones at the Wisconsin Telephone Company, located at 17 S. Fairchild Street. There are rotary dir...

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