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Date:  date unknown

Description: Dressed in a shirt, hat and narrow tie, Charles Brendier poses for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop with a cigar in his hand.

Date: 1947-03-08 

Description: Robert O'Brien, police officer on motorcycle, in front of Police Station.


Space Inc. House

Date: 1950-06-06 

Description: Advertising photograph for a housing contractor company called Space Inc. Pictured is a house at 3903 Nicholas Road built by Space Inc. contractor Ivan D....

Date: 1904 

Description: Exterior view of Long House dormitory at Ceresco, home of the Wisconsin Phalanx.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: Group portrait of members of the family of Ferdinand Hotz posed in front of the Christmas tree in the Hotz home. They are, standing in the back, left to ri...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona. A boat floats in the water near the shoreline of the lake in the foreground of the photograph.

Date: 1963 

Description: Western ensemble of jeans, shirt, boots, and cowboy hat designed by Edith Head for Paul Newman in the film "Hud" (Paramount, 1963).


Iron Block Building

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of building on corner in downtown area. There are horse-drawn vehicles in the street, and pedestrians on the sidewalk and crossing the street...

Date: 1962 

Description: Alice in Dairyland 1962, Sylvia Lee Kafkas, poses with a young winner and his entry at the regional Junior Livestock Exposition in Eau Claire.


Town Skyline


Description: Elevated view of park-like, lightly-wooded area with Duncan Creek running through it. A dirt road runs over a bridge to the left. The skyline of Chippewa F...


Emigranten Office

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: The Emigranten Office at King and Webster Streets. The Emigranten was published here in the 1850s and 1860s.

Date: 1958-12-17 

Description: A 35-foot tall Christmas tree heavily draped with tinsel stands in the rotunda of the Capitol Building.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: E.W. Brandel, standing in a road. Known as Gramps by Mary Brandel, he is posing holding a bag, a bundle of sticks on his back, and a long stick over his sh...


View of Marshfield

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Elevated view of Marshfield.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A green space full of large oak trees sits in front of a row of campus buildings at Ripon College, including West Hall.

Date: 1942-07 

Description: A patrol officer from the 14th Infantry, based in Fort Davis, Panama, follows his compass through the jungle. The patrol officer has a small cigarette in o...

Date: 1836 

Description: This map shows Havre Bay, a part of Maumee Bay, parts of Indian Island, Gard’s Island (Michigan), the Ottawa River, Vance River, creeks, and Ottawa Point (...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting in front of a Ho-Chunk man in front of a painted backdrop. The women are wearing several necklaces, ear...


Description: A group of African American boys wearing hats on Johns Island.

Date: 1938 

Description: Farmall F-20 tractor with attached mower and sun shade on a ramp outside a McCormick-Deering farm equipment dealership. Original caption reads: "The Farmer...

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