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Photograph

Herbert Hoover

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Herbert Hoover, 31st president of the United States.

Date: 1963 

Description: View of City Hall and the street corner on which it is located.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front of advertising card for George Garis featuring a young girl sitting in the grass with a book, and singing birds perched on flowers. Back of card read...

Date: 1958-06 

Description: Family gathering for the visit of aunt Miriam and Ben Seiden to Milwaukee. Salvator Moshe is holding Mathilde (left) and niece, Cookie Seiden (right). Fro...

Photograph

Bushrod Allin

Date: 1941-12 

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Bushrod Allin.

Photograph

Mining Town

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of mining town in the desert featuring buildings and equipment tucked into the hilly terrain and barren rocky outcroppings.

Date: 1945-08-08 

Description: Students attending a lecture. The Abraham Lincoln School for Social Science, Chicago, Illinois, sponsored a Summer Institute in Madison for several summers...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones and his mother, Georgia Lloyd Jones, look at an iceboat on frozen Lake Monona. Houses along the north shore are in the backgrou...

Date: 1954-11-27 

Description: Portrait of three couples attending the formal dance at Nakoma Country Club. The girls, left to right, are Helen Stuben, Virginia Wallace, and Marlene Wiel...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Rabbit hutches at Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany.

Photograph

Catherine Orb Seipp

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length studio portrait of Catherine Orb Seipp (1846-1920), widow of Chicago brewer Conrad Seipp and owner of Black Point Estate. She is stand...

Date: 1917 

Description: A boy at Mount Prospect High School tests corn as part of the Cook County School Home Project.

Photograph

Mr. Bryan (?)

Date: 1958-03-11 

Description: Portrait of a young man in shirt and tie, possibly Mr. Bryan, a bowler.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A farmer uses the "1st Avery tractor" with an attached plow in a field. The handwritten caption reads, "H.P. 20-35."

Date:  

Description: Photographic calling card of Stephen Decatur Carpenter (ca. 1821-1906), an influential newspaperman who settled in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1851, where he be...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the rustic interior of a lodge. The building features a wood floor, angled wood ceiling, rugs, chandeliers, chairs and furniture and taxidermied an...

Drawing

Threshing

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: A threshing scene in a field. One man pitches grain into a threshing machine while standing on the load of grain in the wagon pulled by two horses. A secon...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Theodore Roosevelt and General Leonard Wood conversing at a military training camp. Camp facilities are visible behind them.

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Description: A booth sponsored by the United Packinghouse Workers of America at a fair in Indiana. During the early 1950s UPWA conducted a major outreach effort in the...

Date: 1957-07-15 

Description: Raymond Lemke, right, congratulates three of the newly installed officers of the Madison Optimists. They are, left to right, Cyril Klingele, second vice-pr...

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