Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of an elderly woman.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop and prop fence of a Ho-Chunk boy and two young Ho-Chunk women. The boy is wearing a hat and holding a stick...


Description: Pawling and Harnischfeger traveling electric monorail hoist carrying a piece of equipment at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Co. There's an operator in th...

Date: 1958 

Description: Edward and Manny Chulew at the Chulew Furniture store.


Bloch on Movie Set


Description: Robert Bloch sitting on a film set, likely "Straight Jacket" surrounded by film equipment.

Date: 1916 

Description: Leonore Ulric as the American Indian girl Alona, "the half-breed daughter of a wealthy white man" (Moving Picture World 8/19/1916, p. 1268). She is in the...


Young Men Talking

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of three young men stand and talk in a large room, perhaps a lobby. A woman sits in a chair in the foreground. The man in the center holds a notebo...


Forest's Room

Date: 1912 

Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...


Buster Bottling Co.

Date: 1938 

Description: Workers packaging bottles of soda into crates, some of which are labeled "Orange Crush." A McCormick-Deering cooler sits nearby. Original caption states:...

Date: 1948 

Description: Factory worker checking the bearing journal of a Farmall Cub crankshaft with electric gauges at International Harvester's Louisville Works.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of a European American man with a moustache posed sitting and holding a light-colored handkerchief in his lap. He is wearing a dar...


Elderly Woman

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of an unidentified elderly woman, wearing a shawl, seated in an antique chair.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A young woman poses reclining and reading a magazine. She wears a bangled costume, tights, and dance slippers.


By the Piano

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women and a man posed by a piano.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Factory workers pouring metal into molds at International Harvester's Plano Works. The factory was later known as "West Pullman Works."


Unidentified Man

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of European American man posed sitting. He is wearing a dark-colored suit coat, vest, and striped n...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Shirley and Robert Krueger dressed up as Native Americans and wearing feather headdresses. Shirley wears a shall with a baby doll swaddled in between and f...


Rennebohm Diners

Date: 1979 

Description: A couple waits for a waitress to take their order at Rennebohm Drug Store No. 19 restaurant, 204 Cottage Grove Road, the present site of the Madison Public...


Max Wellington Babb

Date: 1936 

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Max Wellington Babb, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date:  ca.

Description: Actor Neville Brand, director Don Siegel, and another actor joke around on the set of the film "Riot in Cell Block 11." Brand holds Siegel as the other act...

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