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Young Girl Reading

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A young girl, Dorothy Hubbard, sits on a hardwood floor surrounded by pillows and reads a book. Next to the girl a large house plant grows in a pot, and a...

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Harvey Lein

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harvey Lein, 13, poses with a flock of chickens near a barn. He is wearing a cap and bib overalls and is carrying a bucket. There are bushes blooming in...

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Making Pumpkin Pie

Date: 1954-11-22 

Description: Kindergarteners at Dudgeon School in Mrs. Virginia Price's class make a pumpkin pie. Ready to add the egg is Nancy Olmstead, manning the beater is Julie Du...

Date: 1952-01-16 

Description: A portrait of Patrick Lynch and Shirley Baines, selected as king and queen of the Edgewood High School prom.

Date: 2009 ca.

Description: The 1-0 Tunnel at Camp Randall Memorial Stadium. Above the tunnel's doorway, a small red sign reads, "Eat a rock."

Date: 1954-04-13 ca.

Description: Casual portrait of Vernon Thomson seated at his desk in the State Capitol. A map of Wisconsin is mounted on the wall behind his desk. Thomson served as the...

Date: 1952-01-15 

Description: University of Wisconsin journalism professor Graham Hovey (left) and Wisconsin State Journal editor Roy Matson confer at the Madison airport before departi...

Date: 1948-01-21 

Description: William L. Doudna, Wisconsin State Journal staffer, interviews movie actress Esther Williams during her visit to Madison. In the background is the W...

Date: 1960-07 ca.

Description: Pauline Erickson, city golf champion, wears the popular free-action shirt, smooth shorts, and a matching alpaca sweater.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of four men with cigarettes. From left to right, Mel Pick, Charlie Lenter of Milwaukee, Alphouse Frank, and...

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Otis Elevator

Date: 1954 

Description: Elevated view from stairway of the ornate Otis elevator in the Wisconsin Historical Society building. This elevator was installed as original equipment in...

Date: 1957-12-14 

Description: Donald (left) and Ruth Bongey and Mrs. and Mr. Joseph Warner, co-chairmen, gather around the punch bowl at the South Shore Methodist Church Young Adults Cl...

Glimpses of African-American Life in the Midwest, 1865-1934

Read about three generations of a Midwestern African-American family.

Date: 1957-09-11 

Description: Mrs. W.F. Hintz of 4603 Turner Avenue stands next to her six-foot tropical fuchsia plant, a species which usually doesn't thrive in Wisconsin's climate.

Date: 1945-06-28 

Description: Portrait of Nancy Keenan standing on a beach in a lifeguard swimming suit. She is one of 7 women lifeguards out of a group of 19 who patrol the Madison be...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones and Jenkin Lloyd Jones sitting on the grass on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of two men standing on the sidewalk in front of the Hofstetter tavern. The Gisholt sales representative standing on the left is holding a...

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Description: Slightly elevated view of four women in flowing, classical dresses dancing on the stage of the Fuller Opera House. Behind them is a painted backdrop.

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Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of young girl with a scroll on a table, probably a graduation diploma. She is wearing all white and has a fa...

Date: 1948-07-15 

Description: Participants in a large-scale hearing clinic held at Washington School in Madison and sponsored by the University of Wisconsin departments of speech and ed...

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