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Description: Interior view of Harold Fowler McCormick's room in Zurich, Switzerland. A chandelier hangs from the ceiling and the room is decorated with striped wallpape...
Date: 1975 ca.
Description: Child's Valentine's Day card with a pink telephone on a large red heart. The text on the upper left reads "Nothing "Phoney" About This! Be My Valentine". T...
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: A woman writes a note at a small writing desk in her kitchen.
Date: date unknown
Description: Miss E.V. Watts sits at her desk in an office. She is wearing a dress or blouse with a bow at the neck. The usual office equipment is on her desk along wit...
Description: A busy scene at the Professional Pharmacy. James Robinson, proprietor, stands in front of the prescriptions counter.
Description: Letterhead of the Central Roofing & Supply Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, "Roofing Jobbers and Contractors," with a three-quarter view of a house with a...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Richard Lloyd Jones's bedroom, 1010 Walker Court (now 1010 Rutledge Court) , view of bed with reading light over it. His large desk, telephone and Underwo...
Description: Sherwin and Emma Gillett at their 50th Wedding Anniversary, seated in front of a photograph of them in a heart-shaped frame with the caption: "When you and...
Description: J.H. De Fee, shop foreman, and W.R. Thomas, superintendent, sit behind a desk at the City of Jacksonville Garage.
Description: Kermit Bloomgarden at his desk talking on the telephone.
Description: A man stands behind a booth in a tent at the Indiana State Fair. The booth is outfitted with a microphone and telephone. A poster on the front of the booth...
Description: Eleven male workers and one supervisor making telephone switchboard cables in the basement of the Wisconsin Telephone Company building.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Dr. Joseph Smith reads at his desk in his office in the Wisconsin Valley Trust Building.
Description: Roundy Coughlin, columnist and reporter, and Edith Goodman, his secretary, at her desk.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: An interior view of a diner, showing two semi-circular counters with stools and booths along the walls. There is a jukebox on the right and a root beer bar...
Description: J.W. Wischart talks on a telephone in the office of International Harvester's general agency building in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Description: Anthony Comstock in his New York office.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior of the lobby at Saint Mary's Hospital, completed May 18, 1859 and designed by Anthony Bley. The view includes a statue of Mary and Jesus surrounde...
Date: 1929-04 ca.
Description: Two men, possibly clerks, sit on either side of a desk working on papers in an office at International Harvester's Ft. Wayne Works. There is a phone, stamp...
Description: A crew of telephone line repairmen working on a rural line with their International truck parked below them.
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