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Date: 1957 

Description: Group portrait of Gisholt employees, members of the Ice Chippers fishing group, based in Madison. They are posing indoors, and Sid Boyum is sitting on the...

Photograph

Girl on Seesaw

Date: 1959-10-29 

Description: Susan Thomsen smiles from high atop a seesaw on a warm October day while playing at Yahara Place Park near her home at 502 Dunning Street. Houses in the ba...

Photograph

Joel Gersmann

Date:  

Description: Overhead view of playwright Joel Gersmann lying on his back covered in a pile of books reading "Lost Highway."

Date: 1918-02-04 

Description: Class portrait at Pettit School, also known as Saint Raphael's School. Thomas O'Dea is sitting in the 1st row of desks, 3rd from the left. All of the stude...

Date: 1948-06-15 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Richard "Dick" Bakke, newly elected head of DeMolay, Masonic young men's group.

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three men, all seated in chairs around a table, drinking a beer from a bottle. The man on the right holds...

Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: Children crowded around Santa Claus at the annual East Side community Christmas tree celebration in Riverside Park.

Date: 1946-10-30 

Description: Fishing tackle box and fishing rod rack located on a closet shelf, taken for R.L. Kulzick Advertising Company, 409 East Washington Avenue.

Photograph

Nels Dahl Family

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: The Nels Dahl family posed in front of their home on Main Street in DeForest. From left to right they are Emma, Ingeborg Ronjum Dahl, Ida, Bertha, Tina, Le...

Date:  

Description: Lewis Arms sits on the back of his friend Curt (Kurt?) Talreafero, goofing around at Brittingham Park Beach.

Date: 1996 

Description: Color portrait from balcony of the Historical Society staff taken in the Library to illustrate the cover of a special issue of the Magazine of Wisconsin...

Photograph

Lansing Wilcox

Date: 1948-05-29 

Description: Lansing Wilcox, 102-years of age, the last surviving Wisconsin veteran of the Grand Army of the Republic, is seated in a crowd of people attending a Wiscon...

Photograph

Summer Visitors

Date: 1950-07-03 

Description: Portrait of Mrs. O. K. (Niederer) Hunsaker and her two children, William, 9 months, and Marilyn Kay, 2 years.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton offers a treat to a squirrel, who is sitting on his knee. They are in Capitol Park; Grace Episcopal Church is in the background on the le...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a full-length studio portrait of Carolyn Zander Ziegler on the occasion of her graduation. She wears a white dress and holds a rol...

Date: 1946-05-18 

Description: Milwaukee Road Service Club Orchestra performing on stage at American Legion Memorial Hall, 110 East Wilson. Decorations include large bell, Milwaukee Road...

Date: 1936-08-25 

Description: Wisconsin Historical Society employees Dawn Young and Ray Lamb staff the museum's historical drugstore exhibit.

Date:  

Description: Poster advertising a set of performances by musical group Blue Funkshun. Features a hand-drawn illustration of a man with a guitar case smoking a cigarett...

Date: 1935-08-18 

Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...

Photograph

Woman with Toasters

Date:  date unknown

Description: Woman comparing toaster wattages.

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