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On the Hakon Jarl

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen (1894-1989) sits with her son, Conrad William Petersen (1924-2013) on the Norwegian cruise ship M.S. Hakon Jarl. Alma is holdi...

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of Ida Scholz sitting on the steps in front of the Langholf home. Several flowering plants sit on the stairs beside her.

Date: 1928-09 

Description: Man carrying baskets of field crops in to the receiving room of a community kitchen. A woman wearing an apron is standing near the door.

Photograph

Vel Phillips

Date: 1961-08-11 

Description: Vel Phillips wearing a striped dress and a tag that reads "We're here for Wisconsin Human Rights Legislation."

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Description: Sid Boyum with unidentified woman standing together on a dock on a lake.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Alma Schmidt Petersen (1894-1989). The granddaughter of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp, Alma and her husband Dr. William F....

Date:  date unknown

Description: About twenty women sit at tables sewing on sewing machines in the sewing room of the Chippewa Woolen Mill.

Photograph

Woman with Oven

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A woman displays an oven.

Date: 1956-11-13 

Description: Marie Ellis knitting ski sweaters at the East Side Women's Hobby Show.

Photograph

Paulina Bunyan

Date:  

Description: Woman dressed as Paulina Bunyan (female version of Paul Bunyan) standing in the Minirama recreation of the Wisconsin Dells. She holds an axe in one hand an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Ho-Chunk women posed sitting, one holding a small child, two Ho-Chunk children standing, one holding...

Date: 1948-12-06 

Description: Elevated view of five seated members of the Madison branch of Letter Carriers (#508) being served a pot luck supper in their honor by seven women at the GA...

Photograph

Badger Bus Line

Date: 1946-06-05 

Description: Lorraine Thelen shown boarding one of the "fast express" buses operating between Madison and Milwaukee by Badger Coaches, Inc. The driver shown is Bill Bes...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two maids in aprons and bonnets hanging laundry out to dry in the yard of the Governor's Palace. The Palace can be seen in the background past tre...

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype. Waist-up portrait of Elsey Ormsbee Bristol. Elsey was born May 27, 1783; married August 1, 1804 at Warwick, Massachusetts to Cha...

Date: 1947 

Description: Colorized postcard of a woman viewing stalactites in the Chapel, North Cave, in the Cave of the Mounds.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up copy photograph of a studio portrait of Ho-Chunk woman wearing bead necklaces and earrings, probably the wife of Dr. Bill Thunder and the mother o...

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: A large crew works in a sectioned field of cranberries in order to hand pick the harvest from a Wisconsin bog.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Parade float sponsored by Eatmor and Ocean Spray Cranberries. A beauty queen sits on the float surrounded by cranberry products. The float is being pulled...

Date: 1950-07-07 

Description: Madison Soap Box Derby racer John Bock of 19 Paget Road, right, is shown prizes to be awarded to the top racers by Jean Behling, staff writer for the "Wisc...

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