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Description: Mrs. Thompto and employee Ethel Clemens working at the telephone switchboard.

Date: 1958-02 ca.

Description: Elected to the Senate in a special election in September 1957, to fill the unexpired term of Senator Joe McCarthy, William Proxmire was forced to begin a c...

Date:  

Description: William Fiebelkorn's family sit together in a sitting room. The two children pose with toys. There is a stuffed animal near William's feet. Anna Fiebelkorn...

Date: 1895 after

Description: Exterior of building. A large advertising sign is on the right side, behind a large smokestack. A smaller sign stating "For Rent O.J. Schenck" has been h...

Photograph

Anthony Comstock

Date:  

Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.

Date: 1958-01-23 

Description: Female telephone switchboard operator at work.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of Main Street. Houses line both sides of the street, as do trees, which partially obscure the houses. Telephone and/or electric lines run paralle...

Date: 1991 

Description: Wisconsin was well represented on a congressional leadership trip to the Persian Gulf in 1991. Here Congressman David Obey (in plaid shirt) leans over the...

Date: 1924-11-10 ca.

Description: Customer service counter at Gibson City Implement Company, an International Harvester agricultural equipment dealership. A display board of parts leans aga...

Date: 1948-01-09 

Description: Portrait of Julius Kelly, newly elected County Treasurer by the Dane County Board.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Santa Claus talks on a telephone at a Christmas display at Manchester's Department Store.

Date: 1962-07-26 

Description: Fred Bjorkstem, a Finnish student at UW, made a transatlantic telephone call to Finland from Sterling Hall via the Telstar communications satellite. Telsta...

Date: 1922-09-20 

Description: Photographic postcard of the business district. Sidewalk view shows pedestrians and a vehicle in the street. Telephone poles and small horsehead shaped hit...

Date: 1955 

Description: Portrait of William Rice Odell seated at his desk. A curtain on a window in the background bears the International Harvester Company logo. Odell graduated...

Photograph

Built-In Desk

Date: 1923-07 

Description: A chair is standing on a rug beside a built-in desk in the home of Adolph Betz. A telephone is sitting on an end table beside the desk.

Date: 2015-11-10 

Description: View from behind of a woman holding up her smart phone to take a photograph of the electronic sign outside of the Milwaukee Theater. The sign is advertisin...

Photograph

Obey on the Phone

Date: 1976 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey speaking on the phone in his office. Taken in 1976 this image was used in his 1980 campaign brochure with the caption: "trying to...

Photograph

Municipal Station

Date: 1980-10 

Description: Municipal pumping station, corner of Main Street and Military Road. A telephone booth is on the right.

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Description: Kermit Bloomgarden at his desk talking on the telephone.

Date: 1926-12-16 

Description: Workmen with the City Line Department use an International Model 63 truck to erect a power line or telephone pole near a bridge.

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