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

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A woman holds a metal case as a man stands leans against a desk in what appears to be a medical office or infirmary. The office is most likely at Internati...

Photograph

Texting

Date: 2012 ca.

Description: Trixie, a young woman texting while standing on the sidewalk on 7th Street. She is wearing eyeglasses, a houndstooth patterned coat with jeans, and sheepsk...

Date: 1944-01-19 

Description: A telephone operator wearing a headset sits in front of a switchboard at the Oscar Mayer Co.

Date: 1937-10-26 

Description: Parts technician on the telephone at his desk in the International Harvester dealership of H. Metz. Photograph was taken as part of store modernization pr...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Professor Perry Holden (right) and an unidentified man sit at a desk and look over promotional materials from International Harvester's Agricultural Extens...

Photograph

Budget Meeting

Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin confers with his aide, Scott Lilly, during a meeting of the House Budget Committee.

Photograph

Built-In Desk

Date: 1923-07 

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

Date: 1942 

Description: G.M. Ahlschwede, branch manager of Green Bay, watches R.P. Dunham, dealer of Green Bay, sign Governor Heil's pledge of cooperation, which reads, in part: "...

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Description: Kellogg box telephone in front of a painted backdrop. Patented November 26, 1901.

Date: 1958-03-14 

Description: Members of the Dane County Medical Society, the Methodist Hospital Nurses' Alumnae Association, and the Dane County Unit of the American Cancer Society pre...

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: 1962 

Description: A man sits behind the counter of the Mt. Victory truck stop general store. Shoes and boots are arranged on the counter in front of him, and various items a...

Photograph

George Watson

Date: 1953-02 ca.

Description: George Watson, Superintendent of Public Instruction in Wisconsin, seated at his desk wearing a necktie and holding a pencil.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Interior of an office at Saint Mary's Sanatorium, founded in 1880 by Bishop Salpointe. View includes a desk, table, and chairs. A door opens to another r...

Date: 1957-05-24 

Description: The WIBA automatic telephone system which will give latest baseball scores is tested on first day of operation. Shown testing the phones are Norman Hahn, W...

Date: 1950-06-14 

Description: Hildur Hanson, receptionist in the "Wisconsin State Journal" editorial rooms, looks over the 25-piece tool kit which will be awarded for the best construct...

Date: 1949-09-06 

Description: Mrs. Rose E. Amoth works at the new police telephone switchboard at the police station, 14 South Webster Street.

Date: 1898 

Description: Interior of the Knapp, Stout & Co. lumber mill office with posed members of the staff. On the desk in the center of the room is a device with an earpiece h...

Date: 1958-11-05 

Description: Women campaign workers call voters to support the Labor Political League and vote for candidates sympathetic to Labor issues.

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