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Description: Costume sketch of a blue evening gown created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief" (Paramount, 1955).
Watercolor wash over a graphite sketch on paper....
Description: Exterior view of Milwaukee Water Works. A little boy rides a tricycle in the foreground.
Date: date unknown
Description: View of several steamboats docked at the wharf. Some of the boats are docked near a building bearing advertising reading: "Gardner's Furniture, Carpets, St...
Description: Exterior view of the Racine Public Library. The building was funded with a donation from Andrew Carnegie. Reverse of the cardboard backing reads: "1904, co...
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Sergeant Samuel Chase, Company F, 16th Wisconsin Infantry.
Description: Captain Leo Lewis, inspector-instructor at the Naval-Marine Corps Reserve Training Center in Madison, points out the correct way to fire a rifle from a pro...
Description: Asher Treat, collector of Appalachian folk songs, which were transplanted to northern Wisconsin by the "Kaintucks" (people from Kentucky). Treat (b. 1907)...
Description: Governor's Conference Room in the Wisconsin State Capitol before restoration returned it to the original exposed cherry wood.
Date: 1914-07-19 ca.
Description: Individuals boating in the Kosciusko Park lagoon with onlookers sitting on the bank. Caption on glass plate reads, "Boating, Kosciusko Park".
Description: The Exchangels, the woman's auxiliary of the Exchange Club of Madison, elected new officers and board at a meeting at the Kennedy Manor. The officers are,...
Description: Three men lay rail on snow-covered ground at the Kilbourn railroad station.
Description: Employees stand near the soda fountain at the Cassidy Drugstore.
Date: 1910-09 ca.
Description: Men preparing to butcher sheep at the Leighton-Wyoming mining camp. A cabin is visible behind them on a hill.
Description: Vignetted graduation portrait of Miriam Bennett, with graduation cap. Miriam attended Rockford College of Rockford, Illinois.
Description: Man standing in a Geiser gasoline tractor at the Winnipeg tractor contest in Canada.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View from below of an old barn. Partially deconstructed, with only the roof, base, and framework intact. A man stands on top of the roof removing the cupol...
Description: Boy sitting on a pony on a saddle possibly made of cloth.
Description: Wrenn O'Connell and his wife Margaret practice for the Badger State Spelling Bee with their daughter, Margaret, while seated on a living room couch. Marga...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Senator George Willliam Norris posed at the base of a fluted column on the portico of the United States Capitol building. He holds a document in his right...
Description: Mrs. Oliver M. (Carol Sisk) Patterson, of Fox Lake, Illinois sits near a fireplace with her daughter, Alison, during a visit with her parents Mr. and Mrs....
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