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Date: 1858 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Laurits Esmark (1806-1884), Norwegian Zoologist. Esmark served as a professor of Zoology at Christiania University in...

Date: 1958-06-16 

Description: Four teenagers hold scripts while trying out for roles in the 1958 summer season. From left to right are Gordon Taylor, Susan Kearl, Donna Golfinos, and Do...

Date:  

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Chief Rain in the Face, member of the Sioux tribe. He is wearing an elaborately tooled leather or suede coat.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Boys use various tools to make fly traps in a classroom. A man, probably their instructor, stands in the background in front of a chalkboard.

Photograph

Monie Archie (?)

Date: 1948-06-17 

Description: Portrait of Monie Archie (?) University of Wisconsin instructor, in dance costume.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait in front of a backdrop of two boys posing sitting and wearing dark-colored suit coats, trousers, and vests. The boy on...

Date: 1864 

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Reverend Samuel Eaton posed with his hands on the back of a chair.

Date: 1949-01-19 

Description: Shirley Genther, instructor in music theory and dance at the University of Wisconsin, with a musical instrument called a double canon, invented and constru...

Photograph

Hal Panetti

Date: 1958-11-14 

Description: Portrait of Hal Panetti, one of three entries in the national All-Star bowling tournament in Buffalo, NY.

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Volunteers signing up at the Red Cross office in New York to do hospital or other volunteer work. The woman in the white smock and dark hat is Mrs. Belmont...

Date: 1955-11-16 

Description: Striking employees, all members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America, of the Kind & Knox Company, enjoy a break from their picket line responsibil...

Photograph

Hairstylist

Date:  date unknown

Description: A hairstylist applies haircolor to a woman's hair.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Indoor group portrait of five European American woman posing sitting and standing, and a European American man posing sitting around a large table. The man...

Date: 1948-04-03 

Description: James "Red" Sreenan of Wisconsin is ready to throw a left at Doug Ellwood of Louisiana State in the third round of their featherweight bout, while the latt...

Date: 1978 

Description: Janet Hoepner entertains her parents, Rudy and Agnes, along with a roomful of friends.

Date:  

Description: Either way, the sides are bridged,
from wine to water, cutting back to wine

Paradoxical appointments, anticipated hour —

No one event can...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a composite studio portrait of funeral floral arrangements and a man in front of a painted backdrop. A head and shoulders portrait...

Date: 1945-04 

Description: Lieutenant Commander J.C. Server, from the United States Navy Reserve, poses for a photograph aboard the USS "Relief" in the China Sea. He is wearing a uni...

Photograph

Emma Seipp Schmidt

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of Emma Sybilla Seipp Schmidt (1868-1942), daughter of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp. She is wearing a black dress with lace trim, a...

Photograph

Alvin Rust

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ninth plate ambrotype. Quarter-length portrait of Alvin Rust, son of Theodore Rust. He is wearing a suit with a gingham bow tie.

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