COVID-19 Updates: The Wisconsin Historical Society hours have changed. See a full list of COVID-19 Closures and Events HERE.

Wisconsin Historical Society

Searching for

Refine by

Results 1-20 of 44

Photograph

Helping a Customer

Date: October 1947
Description: A pharmacist assists a customer in Joseph Lascoff's Pharmacy, located at 93rd and Amsterdam.
Photograph

Lascoff's Pharmacy Interior

Date: 1948
Description: View of the long and narrow Lascoff's Pharmacy. The dispensary is located in the rear of the store. A small waiting area is directly across from the prescr...
Photograph

Neon Apothecary Sign

Date: August 06 1940
Description: Modern neon sign and storefront of A.J. Affleck's Pharmacy.
Photograph

Wartime Pharmacy

Date: July 02 1942
Description: Interior of the Burke Pharmacy, complete with several prominent wartime posters and displays.
Photograph

Pharmacy Team in Laboratory

Date: 1948
Description: A group of pharmacists consult each other at one of the counters in the laboratory. Pictured are, from left to right: William Hays, Steve Kostyk, Urban Kor...
Photograph

Tuberculosis Awareness Display

Date: October 13 1940
Description: Educational window display promoting awareness about tuberculosis at the Frankfurter Pharmacy.
Photograph

Joyce Smith Gaines' Drug Shop

Date: April 28 1950
Description: Exterior view of Joyce Smith Gaines' Drug Shop.
Photograph

D.F. Jones' Pharmacy

Date: February 08 1941
Description: Interior of pharmacy with the prescription case. Standing by the stairs is D.F. Jones, store proprietor.
Photograph

Pharmacy Reference Library

Date: February 08 1941
Description: View showing part of the pharmacist's working library at D.F. Jones' Pharmacy.
Photograph

Special Laboratory

Date: December 08 1941
Description: View showing a portion of a special laboratory in the rear of D.F. Jones' Pharmacy.
Photograph

D.F. Jones' Pharmacy Exterior

Date: February 06 1941
Description: Exterior view of the D.F. Jones' Pharmacy at night. 2 large showglobes are in the display windows.
Photograph

Pharmacy in the War Exhibit

Date: June 23 1947
Description: Eye-catching National Pharmacy Week window display at J.W. Hart's Pharmacy, show-casing the many ways in which pharmaceutical innovations were helping to w...
Photograph

D.F. Jones's Pharmacy Interior

Date: February 08 1941
Description: View of the interior of D.F. Jones' Pharmacy, showing an assortment of shelving compartments for items in the store.
Photograph

Exterior of Lackland Pharmacy

Date: March 16 1946
Description: Exterior view of Lackland Pharmacy.
Photograph

Compounding Prescriptions

Date: November 26 1940
Description: A trio of druggists busy themselves in the laboratory with compounding materials for patient prescriptions. The pharmacists were employed with "The Pharmac...
Photograph

Busy Pharmacy Scene

Date: November 04 1940
Description: A busy scene at the Professional Pharmacy. James Robinson, proprietor, stands in front of the prescriptions counter.
Photograph

Sheehy's Pharmacy Exterior

Date: February 20 1941
Description: Exterior view of Sheehy's Pharmacy.
Photograph

Sterile Solution

Date: 1948
Description: A nurse mixes sterile solution in the pharmacy of St. Joseph's Hospital.
Photograph

Waiting Area

Date: April 17 1950
Description: Cabinet of sundries (toothpastes, shaving supplies, aspirin, etc.) next to the waiting area at Joyce Smith Gaines' Pharmacy.
Photograph

Large Mortar and Pestle

Date: 1948
Description: A pharmacist compounds materials with a large mortar and pestle in the dispensary of St. Joseph's Hospital.

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at: