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Hospital Room

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Posed view of a patient room in the recently constructed Methodist Hospital, showing a nurse on the telephone near a bed, and a doctor and elderly patient...


Description: An African American man wearing a suit making a telephone call.

Date: 2010-04 

Description: A woman is on her cellphone in the foreground, while two women run up the escalator in the background.

Date: 1931-03-18 

Description: Norman Clapp, Appleton High School student, seated in the governor's chair, represents Wisconsin in the around-the-world telephone conversation held in con...


Dr. Joseph Smith

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Dr. Joseph Smith reads at his desk in his office in the Wisconsin Valley Trust Building.

Date: 1944 

Description: One woman and two men working at desks in an office at Industrial Equipment Company, an International Harvester dealership.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Professor Perry Holden (right) and an unidentified man sit at a desk and look over promotional materials from International Harvester's Agricultural Extens...

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: Altrusa Club members preparing for a benefit program for the club's scholarship and hospital fund, at which Kathryn Turney Garten will give a book review....

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: View down sidewalk of a line of people walking towards the camera. A row of storefronts is behind them, including "Model Cleaners" and a telephone booth ne...

Date: 1947 

Description: National telephone strike, showing one operator in the left half of east switchboard room of Wisconsin Telephone Company, 16 South Carroll Street.


A Row of Houses

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of houses, with a Christian church to the right, in the foreground. A car sits in front of the church. Poles with telephone or electric lines can...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Men and women work at desks in the Hamburg, Germany, office of the International Harvester Company.

Date: 1949-06-17 

Description: Group portrait of the officials for the 1949 Soap Box Derby. Left to right, seated: Sgt. Ed Roman, of the Marine recruiting station; Ralph Hult, president...


Description: A woman with a ukulele in a household setting.


Grace Putnam

Date: 1931-12-26 

Description: Grace Putnam, executive secretary of the Madison Woman's Club, in the Woman's Building, 240 W. Gilman street.

Date: 1952-11 ca.

Description: Phone bank of Madison supporters for the Republican Presidential ticket: Dwight Eisenhower and Richard Nixon.


Carl W. Regenberg

Date: 1947-09-11 

Description: Carl W. Regenberg, 1947 Community Chest chairman and salesman for Mautz Paint Company.

Date: 1910 

Description: Railroad depot with two sets of railroad tracks in the foreground.


Teen Summer Jobs

Date: 1950-08-09 

Description: Charlene Schaefer, East High School 1950 graduate, is shown operating the telephone switch board at Lake View Sanatorium.

Date: 2004-08 

Description: A man poses with an old telephone, one of the artifacts at the Solomon Juneau House.

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