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Date: 1948-06-01 

Description: Madison alumnae of Zeta Phi Eta honorary speech sorority, will entertain in a skit, "An Afternoon at Squire Pethrick's." Proceeds from the Centennial tea w...

Photograph

The Annie Girdon

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Sidewheel rafter, Annie Girdon. The crew is on deck and a raft of logs is in the foreground. Sign on wheel reads Annie Girdon, lightning pack...

Photograph

Robert Novak

Date:  

Description: Formal portrait of Robert Novak used for many years in his association with his syndicated newspaper column "Inside Report."

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Three boys stand together in Deep Lake with four boats pulled up on shore behind them. On shore three women sit on a bench outside the Red Arrow Resort.

Date: 1932-05 

Description: Alexander Krueger carrying Shirley Krueger in a hand woven basket supported by a neck yoke. A barn stands in the background.

Date: 1917 

Description: Film still of a man and woman, exterior.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men playing tennis on the Birchcliff Hotel tennis court. Another group of guests are playing croquet on the lawn in the background. People relax on cha...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wilbur Cohen, emphasizing a point, clenches his fists at a lectern. This is probably during a talk for Save Our Security, a non-profit coalition of nationa...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen controls the sheets on a small sailboat. Her husband, William F. Petersen, sits aft. The child between them is unidentified. The sail...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: A group of Algerian National Liberation Front members in camouflage on their helmets and uniforms pose with their guns.

Date: 1949-01-25 

Description: Ruling as king and queen of the University of Wisconsin's Junior Prom are Clayton Hahn of Milwaukee, and Violet Norrman of Williams Bay.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified family. On the left a woman is posing standing and holding a child sitting on the b...

Photograph

Shack in the Woods

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Young man and a dog in the yard outside a dilapidated shack in the woods that serves as a dwelling. Laundry hangs from a line at left.

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of the "Yuba Bulletin" spring edition, a publication produced by the Yuba Products Company to advertise their line of agricultural machinery an...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the Montreal men's baseball team outside of the baseball dug out. All of the men are wearing hats, a few have baseball gloves, and one ma...

Photograph

Gogert Barn

Date: 2004 

Description: This old barn is at N7662 Madison Road. Brian and Joyce Gogert and their sons, Adam and David, have lived on the property for 20 years.

Photograph

Thompson House

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The William Thompson family on the porch roof of their substantial brick bracket style house with shutters and with latticework at its foundation. A girl o...

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of a girl in a dress standing with her legs crossed, leaning on a brick wall in front of a painted backdrop.

Photograph

Butchering Beef

Date:  

Description: Using a power tool, a member of the Amalgamated Meatcutters and Butcher Workmen of North America cuts up a hanging beef carcass.

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Thorsen Residence

Date: 1904 

Description: Exterior of house at 525 Jefferson Street. The first bathtub in Milwaukee, made of tin, was put into this house. A man in a horse-drawn sled is parked in...

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