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Samuel Brown

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Samuel Brown. He was born in Massachusetts on January 8, 1804, and came to Wisconsin in November of 1834. In late 1835, B...

Date: 1929-03-28 

Description: Men work in the U.S. Post Office sorting room, 215 Monona Avenue.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: View of the Wesley Foundation of Wisconsin. E.W Blakeman, University Pastor and Childs and Smith Architects of Chicago, Illinois.

Photograph

Majestic Marquee

Date:  

Description: Woman on ladder changing the letters on the marquee at the Majestic Theater on King Street.

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Hotel Loraine Lobby

Date: 1928-09-21 

Description: Hotel Loraine lobby from the right with registration desk, desk clerk, local business directory, typewriter and Western Union sign.

Date: 1945-04-09 

Description: Police Sgt. Richard H. Rossmaessler is shown with various explosive devices that injured three boys in a quarry blast explosion.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from street of two men standing on the sidewalk in front of the Hofstetter tavern. The Gisholt sales representative standing on the left is holding a...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Three employees working at the Hess Cooperage sawmill, quarter sawing oak logs to make staves and heads for barrels.

Date: 1936-08-25 

Description: Wisconsin Historical Society employees Dawn Young and Ray Lamb staff the museum's historical drugstore exhibit.

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Wisconsin Assembly

Date: 1872 

Description: A composite photograph of the members of the Wisconsin Assembly.

Photograph

Facial Massage

Date: 1930-08-13 

Description: A male beauty operator gives a woman a facial massage in the Baron Brothers Department Store Beauty Shop/"Bobber" Shop.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Max Esser and Robert Petersile in front of a painted backdrop. One man is seated and the other is standing on the right. The...

Date: 1909 

Description: View down the dirt road of Main Street. On the left, two men walk on the sidewalk near a store with a hand-painted "closing out sale" sign. On the right, h...

Date: 1946-01-07 

Description: Four men pose with the first shipment of new 1946 DeSoto automobiles as they come off a train onto a loading dock for Stadium Garage, 1501 Monroe Street, P...

Date: 1944-03 

Description: Republican Presidential candidate Wendell Willkie with Mr. and Mrs. Louis J. Fellenz Jr. (R-Fond du Lac), during Willkie's 1944 campaign.

Date: 1947-03 

Description: Viewing Lions Club winning safety posters are, left to right: Mrs. Esther, Howard Danford, Maurice Pasch, and John Fluckiger. The posters were made by jun...

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Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of James D. Butler, Jr., Company F, 44th Wisconsin Infantry, in his uniform.

Date: 1950-11-06 

Description: The Madison Art Association's 16th Annual Wisconsin Salon of Art opened at the Memorial Union with a traditional preview reception. Shown unpacking some of...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Elevated view of the J. Green & Co. store, a frame building with a false front and a third story fan window. Men with farm implements stand nearby with hor...

Date: 1971-03 ca.

Description: Poster announcing a performance by the Harlem Globetrotters at the Dane County Coliseum, March 9, 1971. Picture features a globetrotter spinning a globe on...

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