Coffee Shop | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society


Coffee Shop

Coffee Shop | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two women serving coffee to customers at a coffee shop. Richland Center, Wisconsin.
Two women serving coffee to customers at a coffee shop. Richland Center, Wisconsin.
Image ID:2032
Creation Date: 05 1960
Creator Name:Jacobs, Herb
City:Richland Center
Collection Name:Herbert Austin Jacobs papers, 1930-1989
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 2514/30/12
Original Dimensions:35 mm
This image is part of the Herbert Jacobs collection, which includes the papers of Jacobs, a journalism educator and veteran reporter for the Madison, Wisconsin "Capital Times," consisting of recollections of editor William T. Evjue, photographs, and "A Column Sampler," an unpublished manuscript. The sampler is a compilation of the best of Jacobs' by-lined question-answer column "Try and Stump Me," which appeared in the Times from 1948 to 1962. The photographs relate to various stories which he covered, 1955-1962. Also present is a biographical sketch by Jacobs of his brother-in-law, author Glenway Wescott.
The summary above describes the processed portion of the collection, 1955-1975; there are unprocessed additions, 1930-1989, including papers of Jacobs and of his wife Katherine, a recorded interview with Glenway Wescott, and a few items on Frank Lloyd Wright.

The image appeared in the August section of the 1991 Wisconsin Historical Calendar. Cropped.

Work clothes
Beverage industry
Indoor photography
Signs and signboards

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