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Date:  date unknown

Description: Four young women sitting around a table and reading books while posing for a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing white blouses...

Print

Cheers

Date:  date unknown

Description: Holiday card with an African American woman dancing with Santa Claus. She is wearing a green mini-dress with a belt, and red go-go boots. A phonograph and...

Date: 1860 after

Description: A rare "risque" (for the time) design. A row of soldiers look away from their officer at a young lady as she lifts her skirts to step over a puddle, exposi...

Date: 1883 

Description: Cabinet card of John (1836-1904) and Ethelinda (1856-1947) Johnston sitting on a decorative wall in front of a painted backdrop of trees. John, a successf...

Photograph

Shirley Borgman

Date:  date unknown

Description: "Shirley Borgman."

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Valentine's Day card with the image of a woman sitting on a cushioned wooden bench, gazing at her wedding ring. She is wearing a long blue dress. A gray ce...

Date: 1937 

Description: A woman fills a glass from a faucet mounted on a McCormick-Deering 6 can cooler in the Floyd Kaylor Restaurant. Three people are sitting at a counter on th...

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street featuring horse-drawn carriages, street cars, and storefronts. The first true non-railway bridge stands in the distance; the 'Free B...

Photograph

Nichols House

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of people posed on and around porch of the Nichols House.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk woman, Minnie Sherman Prettyman-Bear Whitebear (AhHooSootchPaWinKah), posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. She...

Date: 1965-02-19 

Description: Attorney General Nicholas Kastenbach administers the oath of office to Postmaster General John A. Gronouski at the White House. From left to right are John...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk women in front of a painted backdrop. The woman on the left is posed standing and is wearing necklaces, earrings, and a B...

Date: 1904-11 

Description: Krueger family reshingling an old corn crib. August, Jennie, Edgar, and Alexander stand atop scaffolding replacing the old shingles, while Florentina and M...

Date: 1948-06-25 

Description: Co-chairmen of "The Assembly" dance committee are Harriet Sisk, on the left, and Marjorie Bolz on the right, posing outdoors on steps.

Postcard

Miriam Bennett

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of Miriam Bennett in front of a painted backdrop with postcard conventions on back.

Photograph

Mother and Family

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of wooden house and front yard, with a mother standing behind the screen door and four children standing together in the yard. A chair and a washtub a...

Date: 1902 

Description: Eight floral arrangements for the funeral of Mrs. Henry Scholz arranged on a small staircase covered in a black backdrop. A small portrait of her is place...

Date: 1892 

Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Tunisian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as...

Date: 1930 

Description: The newly married Floyd and Alice Quinney pose for a portrait.

Photograph

Obey Applauding

Date: 2010-01-27 

Description: Congressman David Obey stands in a row and applauds at the State of the Union address. To Obey's left are Congressman Charles B. Rangel of New York and Con...

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