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Photograph

Mother and Son

Date: 1900-12 

Description: Uncropped portrait of Estella Moessner Goldenberger of Madison and her son Ben, who was later better known by his stage name, Ben Bergor.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Arthur Page and (presumably) his wife, who is wearing a hat.

Photograph

The Brewery

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the back of the brewery, taken from a bridge. A man walks across the bridge, away from the camera.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: A Texaco Super Service filling station owned by H.F. Bartsch on the corner of Park and Midland Streets. A home is on the opposite side of Midland Street. T...

Date: 1951-11 ca.

Description: State Historical Society employee Joyce Hancock examines a replica of Cyrus McCormick's first reaper.

Date: 1909-11-17 

Description: Postcard depicting men and women office workers taking a break in a celebratory mode. The original caption reads at the bottom "We are taking a day off."

Photograph

Security State Bank

Date: 1948-07-07 

Description: Maxine Hanson, 133 Talmadge Street, making a deposit from her car at Security State Bank's new drive-in deposit window at 1965 Atwood Avenue. The teller is...

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Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American man posed sitting wearing a dark-colored suit coat, vest, wide bow tie, and a ribbon watch fob with a penda...

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Description: Bloch's head completely bandaged as a mummy which reflected Bloch's fascination with horror. Gauer said it was, "Bloch after shaving."

Date: 1940 

Description: Wood carts and drivers on a street in Sarajevo, about a year before the city fell to the Germans.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of a band playing and singing in a crowded cafeteria. The cafeteria is not identified, but signs on the walls advertise Gargoyle Cof...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A child, possibly Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones, stands near the wreckage of a wooden structure caused by ice break-up on Lake Monona.

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Several construction workers rolling a stone column along supports embedded in the dirt during the construction of the Eau Claire Public Library at Farwell...

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Description: Kermit Bloomgarden is seated at a table at a formal event. He is wearing a tuxedo and holding a cocktail.

Photograph

Emil Vilter

Date: 1921-06-14 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Emil Vilter, Milwaukee machinist.

Date: 1967-01 

Description: Astronaut James A. Lovell and his wife during a visit to Wisconsin. One measure of Lovell's celebrity status is the fact that it is Wisconsin's governor,...

Date:  ca.

Description: A man, possibly J. Schildhauer, stands at the edge of a small river with his hands on his hips. A dog is standing at the river's edge looking at a flock of...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of a young John W. Reynolds.

Date: 1943-01-13 ca.

Description: Female factory workers operating automatic screw machines at an International Harvester aircraft torpedo factory. Caption on photograph reads: "Two batteri...

Date: 1922 

Description: Quarter-length publicity portrait of renowned escape artist Harry Houdini.

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