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Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Ladies sit on the front porch of a long two-story house. One is next to a baby carriage. On the porch's roof is a man painting the house. More people are i...


Thomas Family Home

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Home of the Thomas Family at Lac Vieux Desert, built in 1860 and housed the Lac Vieux Desert Trading Post. Seated on the doorstep are Mrs. Leonard Thomas,...

Date: 1953-12-08 

Description: Decorative holiday tea table center piece created by Mrs. C. A. Sakrison of Middleton. The displays were sponsored by the West Side Garden Club and shown a...

Date: 1949-06-21 

Description: Madison Community Chest sponsored Farley tract community garden. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond C. Thompson having a picnic with their children, Charles (11) and Rob...

Historical Object

Elizabeth Fisher Sampler

Date: 1820-04-24 

Description: Embroidered sampler bearing the stitched signature, "El Fisher April 24 1820." Elizabeth Fisher was the half-sister of Jane Fisher Rolette Dousman.


Description: A family is posed in a dining room with a woman seated and holding a small child. A man is seated at a desk in the corner, with a young girl standing nearb...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: A woman stands with a parasol in front of a crude picket fence in front of a Greek Revival Frame House. There is a baby buggy on the porch.

Date: 1979 

Description: Barbara the waitress serves breakfast to Steve Kimbrough at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant while Albert Friedman drinks coffee and waits f...

Date: 1915-02-13 

Description: African American man and woman on the front porch of a rural home. The unidentified woman is retrieving water from well as the man, J.R. Dean, sits in brok...


Two Men Drinking

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of two men, seated at a small table drinking. They are dressed in suits and each man is smoking a cigar. The man on the right is wearing a...


Ralph Warner House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of Ralph Warner's backyard and house.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A woman wearing a fringed shawl in the doorway of a barn holding a basket of eggs.


"Jungle Yacht" Desk

Date: 1938 

Description: Close-up of a desk in an International "Jungle Yacht". The desk is furnished with clocks, speedometers, a map, and a telephone. Above the desk is a bookshe...

Date: 1949-10-12 

Description: Randall Elementary School kindergartners are shown making applesauce under the supervision of their teachers Marguerite Drew and Lois Griskavich. Pictured...

Date: 1956-02-09 

Description: Two women seated by a sewing machine "are examining some of the men's shirts which have been converted into bed jackets for a Madison Home for the Aged."...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Family in yard around table set for coffee. Behind is a large frame house with stone foundation, latticework at bottom of front porch, and lightning rods....


Description: Three women pose among set banquet tables, probably at the Freeman House dining room where a meal was twenty-five cents.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the ballroom of the operating Jewish Agency Board of the United Service Organization Club, a nonprofit organization that provides morale and recr...

Date: 1949-03-12 

Description: Joan Connor, 2802 Lakeland Avenue, and Dell Binger, 2706 Sommers Avenue, are reading recipes as part of the cooking indoors and outdoors Girl Scout project

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: View of the bedroom in which Abraham Lincoln stayed in 1859.

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