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Lumber Camp Dining Room

Date: 1890
Description: Group of men posing in the dining room at August Mason's lumber camp. Three men are playing stringed instruments. Posters are displayed on the wall behind...
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Ole Bull

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Description: Portrait of Ole Bull in a suit holding a violin, poised to play.
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Band Playing at Allis-Chalmers Strike Picnic

Date: 1946
Description: "The Harmonians" performing at a picnic to raise money for striking Allis-Chalmers workers.
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Fauerbach Brewery Tavern

Date: April 07 1933
Description: Slightly elevated view of crowd in the Fauerbach Brewery tavern at 651 Williamson Street, with men and women drinking and toasting and celebrating the end...
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Madison Civic Orchestra

Date: November 17 1932
Description: The Madison Civic Orchestra poses onstage after the Parkway concert.
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Fall Festival Entertainers

Date: September 08 1930
Description: Four women are playing banjos in the McVicar Photo Service Booth at the 1930 East Side Businessman's Association (ESBMA) Fall Festival.
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Barman — Philip

Date: 1932
Description: Philip bartending at The Bath Club.
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Bessie Gordon at Organ

Date: August 13 1941
Description: View across counter towards Bessie Gordon sitting at the organ.
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Bessie Gordon at Organ

Date: August 13 1941
Description: Side view of Bessie Gordon sitting at the organ.
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Tony Salerno's Band

Date: August 23 1932
Description: Anthony "Tony" Salerno's Gypsy Melodians at WIBA radio station standing around a piano. Tony is holding his violin, the other Melodians are standing around...
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Playing Cards

Date: May 10 1955
Description: Members of a musician's union play cards together.
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H.H. Bennett on "Dell Queen" Steamboat

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Description: H.H. Bennett and men posed on bow of "Dell Queen" steamboat. Two men with violins, one with harp.
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H.H. Bennett on "Dell Queen" Steamboat

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Description: H.H. Bennett and group of men posed on bow of "Dell Queen" steamboat. Two men with violins, one with harp.
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Musicians on "New Dell Queen" Steamboat

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Description: Harpist and violinist posed on steamboat "New Dell Queen".
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Ole Bull

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Description: World-renowned Norwegian violinist Ole Bull shown here with his violin under his arm. Bull was good friends with University of Wisconsin Professor Rasmus A...
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Ole Bull

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Description: Monograph of famous Norwegian violinist Ole Bull holding his violin and bow.
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Four Lakes Boy Scouts Drum & Bugle Corps

Date: May 14 1945
Description: Group portrait of the all-Eagle Four Lakes Boy Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps with their director, from Madison, Wisconsin.
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Armond Huseboe Orchestra

Date: April 08 1944
Description: Armond Huseboe holds his saxophone, and stands on the bandstand in front of his band of five musicians with their instruments.
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Armond Huseboe Orchestra

Date: April 08 1944
Description: Six musicians, four standing and two seated, of the Armond Huseboe orchestra.
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Juliette Gerke

Date: March 22 1944
Description: Juliette Gerke, a 9-year-old twin, plays the piano.

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