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Lake Monona

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men and a boy row a row boat on Lake Monona. A shoreline and trees stand in the foreground and buildings of the city of Madison can be seen in the bac...

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Trussing a Barrel

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Tony Hess using a truss hoop driver to install hoops around a barrel at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "trussing".

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Peter Parkison, Jr.

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Peter Parkison, Jr. He was born in Tennessee on January 12, 1812. Parkison came to Wisconsin on August 15, 1828, and reside...

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Anna Bollenbeck Bowar, standing in front a painted backdrop. She is wearing a dark dress with white collar and cuffs, a stri...

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: A group, probably at Picnic Point on Lake Mendota in Madison, posed under the trees. Picnic baskets are behind them. Mrs. Bashford is the person in Mrs....

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View from pier of groups of people walking along a Lake Monona dock and on the walkway to the shore. On the right is an excursion boat with a United States...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of police students pairing up to try a move during judo instruction at the YMCA.

Date: 1952-01-23 

Description: Erin "Ace" Karp, advisor for the Loft, is shown discussing arrangements for the celebration in honor of the Loft's sixth anniversary with Carolyn Ames, pro...

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Beechnut Gum Girls

Date: 1935 

Description: Beechnut Gum girls, posed in front of an automobile, promoting the product for a national advertising campaign.

Date: 1950-06-12 

Description: Group portrait of a wedding party standing in front of altar in Hunt Chapel of Christ Presbyterian Church. Pictured left to right are: Jo Anne Elmer, brid...

Date: 1947-03-29 

Description: The eight NCAA National Boxing Champions with their trophies. The tournament was held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House. Back row, left to...

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: Group portrait of West High School Boys basketball team in uniforms.

Date: 1889 ca.

Description: From a map published by Angell and Hastreither, the drawing depicts the Tonyawatha Spring Hotel grounds on Lake Monona. The hotel, located in Blooming Grov...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton and his future wife, Leonore Judkins, sit on the ground against a tree alongside a country road. Grapevines grow on a fence on the right.

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Farm Scene

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A man stands with a horse near a small barn. A buggy and wagon are parked nearby. There are two small sheds or outhouses near a garden plot and a haystack...

Date: 1900-11-19 before

Description: Front cover of the program for a Six O'Clock Club dinner, with a man in a pastoral setting wearing a chef's hat and an apron, reading a Thanksgiving procla...

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Description: Writer William S. Burroughs seated and speaking into a microphone during a reading.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of an elderly woman and three small children, including an infant. The woman is seated in a chair with the infant on her lap. A boy stands o...

Date: 1942-04-25 

Description: Portrait of bride Arlene Tiedeman and groom Edward Jankowski, UW and Green Bay football star, and Lorraine Tiedeman, bride's maid and Charles Pasch, best m...

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War Brides

Date: 1947-02-13 

Description: Group portrait of six war brides and one infant. Nine-month-old Susan Schreiber can claim both American and Australian citizenship. Shown playing with th...

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