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Description: Studio portrait of a seated elderly man and woman, surrounded by four seated women and four standing men. Probably the Ulrich Olderboltz family. Standing,...
Description: High school freshman use vending machines for lunch.
Description: Elderly woman takes a break from a curling. She is a member of the "curling Scots" who toured the United States in 1963.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Deceased man's body lying in open veiled coffin, surrounded by flowers, in a residential interior.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting with her hands in her lap. She is wearing several necklaces, a traditional blouse, earrings, and hair rib...
Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite of Sojourner Truth. The text at the bottom says "I sell the shadow to support the substance."
Description: Studio portrait of five young Ho-Chunk women in front of a painted backdrop. Two are posed standing in the back row, and three are sitting, all in modern d...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Marcus C. Hanna, Milwaukee publisher.
Description: Tintype of Alexander Simplot, sitting, and his wife, standing, who is wearing a fashionable hat and coat and holding a fur muff.
Date: 1863-11 ca.
Description: Photograph of Lucius Fairchild of the 2nd Wisconsin made by Mathew Brady in Washington, D.C. about three months after the Battle of Gettysburg. Severely wo...
Description: Thuy Nguyen sits on the lap of family friend "Uncle" Thanh Le, a teacher at Madison East High School.
Description: Prisoners are seen sitting outside of cells on the set of the film "Riot in Cell Block 11." There is debris on the floor. A prisoner wearing a hat and glas...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk woman, Lucy Decorah (AhHoRaPaNeeWinKah), posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She is wearing a wool shawl over a dre...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the left wrapped in a plaid fringed shawl, and a Ho-Chunk woman posed s...
Date: 1956-08-21 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin delegation at the Republican National Convention. It was held in the "Cow Palace" in San Francisco. President Eisenhower was re-nominated for...
Description: Two members of the anti-Castro group Commandos L making explosive devices at the group's barracks/armory. One member is hammering cans closed on a table wh...
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Arthur Waskow.
Description: A man behind a counter weighs chickens on a countertop scale, and a women in a coat examines chickens on the counter. Some canned items are on a shelf behi...
Description: On Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1990, the Theresa Lioness Club sponsored their 3rd annual fashion show. Amidst a festive setting on stage and G & Z's Hall in Theres...
Description: Group of girls sitting or standing around a table that is covered with paper and containers of paint, holding brushes and small objects they are painting....
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