1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10
.

Date: 1943-01 ca.

Description: Robert Doyle emerges from a captured Japanese pillbox at Buna, New Guinea, (present day Papua New Guinea). The pillbox is built of dirt, logs and foliage.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Students working in a tin shop at the Indian Industrial School.

Date: 1940-02-13 

Description: Prison photographs (two quarter-length, one full-length) of Joseph Young, inmate number 25417, a bookkeeper and switchboard operator.

Painting

Merry Christmas

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Holiday card, hand painted on an oval piece of wood. Image is of a little girl in profile wearing a yellow dress with black polka dots and a red bonnet hol...

Photograph

Self-Wringing Mop

Date: 1923 

Description: Mrs. Jake George stands on a wooden porch while using a foot pedal to wring excess water from a mop.

Photograph

Tween Waters Inn

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the front of Tween Waters Inn, built in 1931.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Mrs. Harvey Blue pouring maple sugar candies. Mrs. Blue, in flowered apron, holds a white pot in one hand and a ladle of maple sugar confection in the othe...

Date: 1959-04-14 

Description: Three members of the Madison chapter of the American Institute of Banking are shown at the annual meeting. They include, standing left to right, John Swant...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men, women, and children sitting and walking on the shore of a lake, possibly Lake Michigan, near a partially constructed pier.

Photograph

Daniel Kent Tenney

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Daniel Kent Tenney. At 26, he was the youngest member of Madison's common council in 1860 and stayed involved in civic affairs...

Date: 1950-11-29 

Description: Six members of the Dames Club, a group for wives of University of Wisconsin students, who are from foreign countries, gather to do what appears to be craft...

Photograph

Hauling Maple Sap

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three men haul maple sap to an outdoor, wood burning stove using two horses. One man holds the reigns to the horses while the other two pour sap into a lar...

Date: 1911-03 

Description: Construction workers pose during construction of the main office at the Wisconsin River dam site.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of an African American woman. She is wearing a dark dress or blouse and a necklace and earrings.

Date: 1950-05 

Description: Snapshot of Chiang Kai-Shek and Madam Chiang Kai-Shek as they greet American reporters at their home in Taipei, only a few months after fleeing Mainland Ch...

Photograph

Katz Family

Date: 1955 

Description: Portrait of the Katz family (from left): Ruthie, Rosa, Mark, and Arthur.

Date: 1934-09 

Description: Construction of a new drainage and water supply line for a cranberry marsh. Two men stand on the right near the water.

Photograph

Depot and Yards

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive pulling into a railroad depot and yards. The depot is a two-story building. Two wagons are parked near the depot...

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man, Jim Carriman, posed standing and holding a bicycle in front of a painted backdrop. He is wearing a hat, a scarf ar...

Date: 1957-03-12 

Description: Two women attend the annual banquet for members of Matrix, an organization for women journalists; they include June Brown, left, and Margaret Russell, both...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next 10

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.