Use the smaller-sized text Use the larger-sized text Use the very large text

Wisconsin Historical Images

Benjamin "Bennie" Butts at Wisconsin Historical Society

+ Click to enlarge

Did You Know?

Nearly all of the images in our online collections are available for purchase as archival pigment prints or digital files and many may be licensed for reproduction. For more information, see our FAQ.

Email Icon Share this image with a friend

Title: Benjamin "Bennie" Butts at Wisconsin Historical Society
Description: Benjamin Butts posing outside the Wisconsin Historical Society where he worked as a messenger.

Image ID: 45153
1925 ca.
Harker, Myra
City, State: Madison, Wisconsin
Name File
Genre: Photograph
Benjamin Butts, as a boy, followed the Northern Troops to Wisconsin after the Civil War.
Subjects: Information services
African Americans
Outdoor photography
Portrait photography
Clothing and dress
Library buildings

This image is issued by the Wisconsin Historical Society. Use of the image requires written permission from the staff of the Division of Library-Archives. It may not be sold or redistributed, copied or distributed as a photograph, electronic file, or any other media. The image should not be significantly altered through conventional or electronic means. Images altered beyond standard cropping and resizing require further negotiation with a staff member. The user is responsible for all issues of copyright.

Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.

select text size Use the smaller-sized textUse the larger-sized textUse the very large text