Date:  date unknown

Description: Three barbers standing proudly next to empty barber chairs at Herman's Hotel.


Summer Visitors

Date: 1952-07-24 

Description: Virginia Hill of Kansas City, Missouri, visiting her uncle and aunt, Professor and Mrs. Frank Thayer.


Two Chevrolets

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two Chevrolets parked together. In the background are trees and a barn.

Date: 1866 ca.

Description: Vinnie Ream posing in her studio in Washington, beside her bust of Lincoln which had been brought from the White House after the assassination.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Old Abe, Wisconsin War Eagle, perched on a stars and stripes shield next to a cannon at the Wisconsin State Capitol. Old Abe has his back turned towards t...

Date: 2004 

Description: Jesse and Janet Paul, who live across from this barn, at W155 West Bend Road, have been here for 33 years. Jesse has been wheelchair-bound for 11 years.

Date: 1945-04-15 

Description: Twin soldiers from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, pose on a pile of rubble with a dog at the Army base on Guam, in the South Pacific. On the left is Corporal Robert...


Group of Men

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Group of men at a meeting, possibly from an anti-AMA protest.

Date: 1956-09-06 

Description: Wisconsin Attorney General Vernon Thomson campaigning in Green Bay as the Republican gubernatorial candidate. Thomson was successful, defeating Democrat Wi...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three Pueblo Native American women, standing outside of an adobe structure and around a fire pit.


Paving Blocks

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View of the Montello granite quarry grounds shows piles of granite paving blocks. In the background, a team of horses pulls a wagon under an elevated narro...

Date: 1965 

Description: This basic street map shows roads, schools, parks and cemeteries and includes a street index in the lower margin. The map also shows a portion of Elm Grove...

Date: 1954-02-25 

Description: Group portrait of Madison Curling Club's Jamieson Rink at the United States Women's Curling Association bonspiel. Left to right: Madeline Hefty, Edith Resa...


Carl Braden

Date: 1955 

Description: Prison identification photograph of Carl Braden after his conviction for sedition.


Description: George Herbert Walker Bush stands at a podium during his term as President. The image has an autograph to Lee Sherman Dreyfus that reads "To Lee--With affe...

Date: 1948-09-13 

Description: Evelyn Frish, a kindergarten teacher at Marquette School, registers students for the new school year in the Marquette School gymnasium.

Date: 1997-07-15 

Description: Northwest Airlines celebrated the 50th anniversary of its around-the-globe service to the Orient at Minneapolis Airport in 1997. For this event the airlin...


Theresa Station

Date: 1988-06 

Description: At Theresa Station, Shirley Widmer and Kake Koll inspect a Wisconsin Central railroad cart, which had been restored by railroad buff Dean Kedinger. The sta...

Date: 1954 

Description: Dwight Eisenhower stands with David Sarnoff, Robert Sarnoff and Sylvester "Pat" Weaver.

Date: 1950-11-17 

Description: Members of the East High School Baseketball team pose for a portrait in uniform, left to right: Lloyd Hill, Charles Brendler, Ronnie Schara, and Davey John...

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