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Description: Waitresses serve tables of customers seated for a meal inside the Mt. Victory truck stop. The caption on a similar photograph reads, "Service to a 'T' awai...
Description: Eugene and Mary live at W1422 Hwy TW. They are pictured with their granddaughter, Emily Weyer, and Chipper, their dog.
Description: "On this first Friday in the new year we visit Walker's Family Restaurant, 813 Park Avenue, Beaver Dam, WI."
Date: date unknown
Description: An Italianate style home, with a small balcony above the front entrance. The windows on the main section of the house are arched and have matching arched s...
Description: View of a natatorium swimming pool, which opened around 1888. Four people stand in the pool while others stand around the edge, observing them. Above the...
Description: Five striking female workers in headscarves pose together. Men are visible behind them, one of whom carries an American flag.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A young woman holding an ear of corn reclines on a bed while a squirrel sits on her thigh. The woman wears a heavy skirt, blouse, and needlework cloche hat...
Description: Group portrait of children who are probably gathered to attend the wedding of Anh Le Vuong and Tien Vinh Le in Binh Hung, Vietnam. Women are standing in th...
Description: A female factory worker operates a machine consisting of multiple gears while seated at a table at West Pullman Works.
Description: Five alumnae of Alpha Xi Delta sorority wear clothes of their "vintage" in college to a dinner meeting in honor of new pledges. From left, they are Jean By...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of a young African American woman wearing a cowl-necked flowered dress and a necklace. The image is inscribed, "Lest you for...
Description: Girls' weaving class at the University of Wisconsin.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A depiction of Jerusalem on the day of Jesus' crucifixion. Mount Mizpeh and Emmaus are in the distance.
Description: A woman wearing an apron pulls a tray out from what appears to be a food dehydrator.
Description: Mae Gribbon uses a soldering tool to seal tin cans in a home canning operation.
Description: Miss Wisconsin 1962, Joan Mary Engh, and Alice in Dairyland 1962-63, Sylvia Lee, enjoy a drink of milk with an elderly gentleman during their visit to the...
Description: Bill Casper (right) and his wife, Kathy (left), standing with U.S. Senator Herb Kohl in his Capitol office. The Caspers visited Kohl as part of the 1998 Sm...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Interior of the Fred Schenk grocery store on the corner of Atwood Avenue and Winnebago Street. Included in the photograph are Art Ramsey, Matilda Schenk, a...
Description: This barn is at 1776 Hocheim Road. Lois Benter and her cat C.D. posed for this picture. She acquired C.D. on Christmas Day - hence C.D.
Description: Full-length view of a woman factory worker wearing belted coveralls over a white shirt. On her left breast pocket there is a photographic name badge. Her h...
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