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Photograph

Men Posed with Desk

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Description: Two men posed in front of a backdrop on either side of a desk at Harry Dankoler's photography studio.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk woman posed sitting on the left wearing a dark-colored blouse, bracelet, and skirt, and a smal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two children posing in front of a large snowman in front of a brick building. The smaller child is sitting on a ladder supported by the older boy. The snow...

Date: 1914 

Description: South American advertising poster for Deering headers or push binders. Includes color illustration and the text: "espigadora Deering, unicos introductores...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The original collection of fifty books that formed the foundation of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library in 1853. The books are displayed on shelves i...

Photograph

Grant Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior view of Grant Cottage with man and dog standing on the porch.

Date: 1926 

Description: Cover art of a pamphlet called "Religious and Patriotic Ideals of the Ku Klux Klan" (KKK), author W. C. (Walter Carl) Wright, featuring an image of the Ame...

Date: 1937-05-26 

Description: Worker loading tires into the back of an International D series delivery truck at Ohio Independent Oil Company service station.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: The postcard caption is in error in its reference to Lake Park, which is distantly located from this street. Possibly Highland Park was intended. A secon...

Date: 1939-04-26 

Description: Female factory workers at the McCormick Twine Mill use the twine balling machines and package completed balls of twine from off a conveyor.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Triptych of the living room fireplace at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. A built-in bookshelf and bench are to the left of the fireplace. The t...

Postcard

Greetings

Date: 1908 

Description: Holiday postcard with a girl peering through a wreath of holly. Her coat, mittens, hat and boots are light blue. She has a fur muff with holly in it hangin...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved portrait of Hon. Halbert Eleazer Paine, "representative from Wisconsin".

Photograph

Madison Visitors

Date: 1948-09-14 

Description: From the left is Caryl Kennedy Benish (Mrs. George A.), San Pedro, California, with her son Robert, visiting with her lifelong friend Jane Weston Johnson (...

Photograph

Garbage

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Description: Color publicity photogaph of band members from Garbage, a Madison, Wisconsin band. From left to right are Duke Erikson, Shirley Manson, Butch Vig, and Stev...

Date: 1908-07 

Description: View of a levee, with buildings on the left.

Photograph

William Irvine

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of William Irvine, Chippewa Falls lumberman.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Commemorating one hundred years of Norwegian independence at a Syttende Mai (May 17th) celebration. An automobile with four people is decorated with a Norw...

Date: 1947-01 

Description: Joseph W. Jackson (Col. Bud), executive director of the Madison and Wisconsin Foundation, stands next to a map of the isthmus.

Photograph

Harding Mills

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: By 1919, the Washoe Reduction Works at Harding Mills could boast that its 585-foot smokestack was the tallest masonry structure in the world and that the s...

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