Paul Vanderbilt with thematic panels.

Paul Vanderbilt's Wisconsin Thematic Panels - Image Gallery Essay

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Native American Photographs

Collection of photographs documenting Native American life and the impact of federal government.

Discover the works of Austrian artist Franz Hölzlhuber, who documented Wisconsin scenery through watercolor.

Circus images from the 1860s to the 1960s.

Mississippi River Town

View 19th century photographs of life on the Mississippi River logging town of Alma, Wisconsin.

A Greenbelt Town

Read about how the suburban community of Greendale, Wisconsin, was engineered and view photographs documenting its development.

View images produced by the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, while they were challenging a white, supremacist delegation.

Madison's Settlement House

Images of Madison's only settlement house, Neighborhood House, from 1916 until the 1960.

An album of 32 unusual photographs taken in 1905 of graduates of Menomonie High School in Dunn County.

Grant County Rural Schools

Black-and-white photographs taken and printed by Civil War-era photographer George N. Barnard.
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About Our Image Galleries

Image galleries feature selections from visual materials in the Society's Archives. They reflect the wide range of subjects, photographers, and collections available for research. Each gallery is introduced by an essay to provide historical context and background.

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