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Frances (Bull) Fairchild

Date: 1870
Description: Portrait of Frances (Mrs. Lucius) Fairchild.

Silver Presentation Delegation and Wives

Date: October 26 1945
Description: The official delegation party with their wives at the ceremony of silver service presentation aboard the USS "Wisconsin". Seated left to right are Judge Ro...

Packing Christmas Boxes for Soldiers

Date: September 08 1944
Description: A large group of state employees are standing at long tables laden with items to be packed into Red Cross Christmas boxes for soldiers. The glassed in, la...

Isabel La Follette & Her Children

Date: January 07 1935
Description: Mrs. Phillip (Isabel) La Follette reading to Bob and Judy, her children, at the Governor's Residence, 130 East Gilman Street.

Kate Schmedeman

Date: September 23 1932
Description: Portrait of Kate Schmedeman, Mayor Albert G. Schmedeman's wife, seated in a chair beside a fireplace reading a book in her home, 504 Wisconsin Avenue.

Wendell Willkie with Governor and Mrs. Goodland

Date: March 19 1944
Description: Wendell Willkie with the Governor and Mrs. Walter Goodland and their dog in the Governor's residence during Willkie's 1944 Presidential campaign visit to W...

Belle Case La Follette

Date: 1905
Description: Formal, full-length portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Belle Case La Follette, the wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr. Although the negative jacket...

Governor and Mrs. Walter J. Kohler

Date: November 05 1952
Description: Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr. and Charlotte Kohler, listening to the radio, kept a close tabulation of state and national election returns Tuesday night a...

Governor Kohler and Wisconsin Flag

Date: January 29 1954
Description: Governor and Mrs. Walter J. Kohler, Jr. hold a state flag requested for display by a Pacific Air Force hospital. Behind them some of the wall decoration ne...

Mrs. Kohler Examines Rental Art Works

Date: March 20 1951
Description: Charlotte Kohler, the governor's wife, examines several works of art which she has chosen to rent for display in the Governor's Residence from the Madison...

Mary Rennebohm

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Mary Fowler Rennebohm, wife of Oscar Rennebohm, governor of Wisconsin and founder of Rennebohm Drug Stores, Inc.

Rennebohm Scholars and Committee Members

Date: December 1967
Description: Former Governor and Mrs. Rennebohm pose with Rennebohm scholars and committee members. Back row, left to right: Dean Uhl, John Walsh, Terry Geurkink, Ronal...

Election Night

Date: November 1948
Description: Governor and Mrs. Oscar Rennebohm in the Governor's Residence, 130 E. Gilman Street, listening to the election returns on the radio. Some of the mansion's...

Mrs. Rennebohm Baking

Description: Mary Fowler Rennebohm wearing an apron and sifting flour. Mrs. Rennebohm was the wife of Oscar Rennebohm, founder of the Rennebohm Drug Store chain and go...

Junior Red Cross

Date: May 26 1944
Description: Group portrait of Governor and Mrs. Walter S. Goodland at the Junior Red Cross picnic with new and retiring officers. From left to right, Mrs. Gertrude And...

Mrs. Walter Goodland Holding Puppies

Date: January 20 1944
Description: First Lady Mrs. Goodland says goodbye to their Collie puppies in the State Capitol where the puppies were auctioned off for charity. The dejected pup in th...

Cordelia A.P. Harvey

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Cordelia Harvey wearing a hooded cape.

Mr. & Mrs. Wendell Willkie with Governor & Mrs. Goodland

Date: March 19 1944
Description: Governor Walter Goodland, Mrs. Willkie, Madge Goodland, and Wendell Willkie chatting in the governor's residence during the 1944 campaign.

League of Women Voters Dinner Committee

Date: March 28 1944
Description: League of Women Voters dinner ticket committee. Seated left to right: Mary Rennebohm, Harriet J. Morris, Caryl A. Regan, Lucille O'Keefe, and Helga Kittle...

Three Women at YWCA Tea

Date: April 26 1944
Description: Silver tea, benefiting the YWCA at the Governor's residence, 130 E. Gilman St. Shown standing around a silver tray and bottle, tokens of the christening of...

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