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Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Portrait of Increase Allen Lapham.
Description: Adelaide Chaqueneau, who took over her father's business of making perfumes for women that would only be sold to men in men's stores or men's departments o...
Description: A man sits on a New Osbourne six-fork hay tedder with his back to the camera at International Harvester's Osborne Works (later known as Auburn Works). He i...
Date: date unknown
Description: Valentine's Day card with a man, smoking a pipe and washing a sink full of dirty dishes. He is wearing a white shirt with the sleeves rolled up and a black...
Description: Bryns Oil Company is the sponsor for John Schlumberger who will build and race a car in the Soap Box Derby. William Byrns of the Byrns Oil Company took a r...
Description: Governor-elect Walter S. Goodland talking with Lieutenant Governor-elect Oscar Rennebohm prior to the inauguration oaths.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A small pamphlet printed by the American Cranberry Exchange advertising new ways to eat cranberries. The list of recipes includes mock cherry pie, cranberr...
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.
Description: John Esch, sitting behind the wheel of an automobile, adjusting his eyeglasses and smoking a tobacco pipe. Photograph taken for International Harvester's A...
Description: A large collection of fossils, owned by Thomas Greene, which are displayed in his home in glass-fronted wood shelves along the walls, and on top of a wood...
Description: During the 1930s the CIO's Packinghouse Workers Organizing Committee PWOC) began a national organizing campaign among packinghouse workers. This undated p...
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a European American man and woman. The man has a moustache and is sitting in a chair on the left and is w...
Date: 1976 ca.
Description: The Way House of Light Gallery, 1354 Williamson Street, decorated with psychedelic art. Built in 1906 as Gaertner Saloon & Residence / Kayser Hall. Owned...
Description: Madison women interested in writing get together to talk over their work at the Ladies of the Press Breakfast. Left to right are Mrs. Frank (Gladys) Dean,...
Description: Congressman David Obey, Ben Riehle, a rural Marathon County WWI veteran, and two women pose for a photograph.
Description: George Meyer, left and Gustave H. Sander, center, receive an award for 50 years of continuous membership in the AFL United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Jo...
Description: Male employee, Timothy Burton, inspecting a drive agitator. This product was purchased by Coppus Engineering Corporation and used by E.R. Squibb and Sons....
Description: Copy photograph of a waist-up studio portrait of an unidentified young man posing standing. He is wearing a dark-colored suit coat, vest, and bow tie.
Description: William Swift (Purchasing Agent) and Bill Evans (Assistant Purchasing Agent) at desks in the office of Winther Motor and Truck Company.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: Costume design for the typing scene ("sc. 44") in "The Counterfeit Traitor", the 1962 war film starring William Holden and Lilli Palmer.
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