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Young Vinnie Ream Hoxie

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Description: Head and shoulders oval-framed formal studio portrait of Vinnie Ream Hoxie.
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Painting "The Founding of the U.S. Pharmacopeia"

Date: 1957
Description: Artist Robert Thom is seen here working on one of his paintings, this one titled "The Founding of the United States Pharmacopeia".
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"The Founding of the U.S. Pharmacopeia" Painting

Date: 1957
Description: The artist Robert Thom pauses to pose with his new painting, "The Forming of the United States Pharmacopeia," which depicts the inaugural delegates to the...
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Susan S. Frackelton Painting Bowl

Date: February 17 1901
Description: Studio portrait of Susan Frackelton, sitting at a table painting a bowl and surrounded by her art work and a large medal. Caption on back reads: "Mrs. Susa...
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Edwin H. Blashfield

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Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Edwin H. Blashfield, American mural painter and mosaic artist, whose work can be seen at the Wisconsin State Capitol. Whe...
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John Steuart Curry

Date: 1938
Description: Candid portrait of John Steuart Curry working in his studio, holding paintbrushes.
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Making a Copper Etching

Date: March 02 1934
Description: A skilled copper etcher holds a photograph and compares it to an etched copper halftone, adding additional detail at Wisconsin Engraving Co., 109 S. Carrol...
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Finishing and Proofing

Date: March 02 1934
Description: At the Wisconsin Engraving Co., 109 S. Carroll St., as part of the finishing and proofing process, a worker checks a halftone flat against the copy for fin...
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Chauncey Stewart, Wisconsin Engraving Company Artist

Date: March 02 1934
Description: Chauncey D. Stewart, commercial artist on the staff of Wisconsin Engraving Co., 109 S. Carroll Street. He is at work on an illustration from which an engra...
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Reri in cosmetics department at Manchesters

Date: July 22 1932
Description: Reri (Anne Chevalier), Tahitian star of the Fanchon and Marco "Tahiti" show at the Orpheum theater, being made up by Max Factor representative, Mabelle Heg...
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Mrs. Frances Hawkins Paints in the Studio

Date: April 25 1932
Description: Artist Frances Hawkins sits in a wicker chair and paints at the easel in her studio.
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Katherine Aurner at the Easel

Date: April 27 1932
Description: Katherine Aurner (Mrs. Robert R Aurner), paints at her home studio located at 1029 Seminole Highway in Nakoma.
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Sculpting a Figure

Date: 1950
Description: A female artist sculpts a female figure from clay.
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Lincoln Terrace

Date: 1952
Description: Lincoln Terrace on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Unveiled in 1909, the Lincoln Statue was created by sculptor Adolf Weinman of Hodgenville, K...
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Artist at Work on the Jerusalem Panorama

Date: 1887
Description: Photograph of a watercolor painting by F.W. Heine of fellow artist Franz Rohrbeck. Rohrbeck is painting a study of a figure for the Jerusalem panorama (c...
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Milwaukee Panorama Artists

Date: November 1887
Description: Group portrait of German painters relaxing in the studio of the American Panorama Company, during a break from painting the Jerusalem cyclorama depicting t...
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Milwaukee Panorama Artists

Date: November 1887
Description: Group portrait of German painters relaxing in the studio of the American Panorama Company, during a break from painting the Jerusalem cyclorama depicting t...
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John Steuart Curry with "An All-American" Painting

Date: December 27 1945
Description: John Steuart Curry stands next to an action painting of David N. Schreiner, an All-American end in 1942 who was killed in action on Okinawa in 1945, while...
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Shorewood League Painting and Sketching Class Members

Date: October 03 1955
Description: Ellsworth Mack and Charlotte Martin, members of the Shorewood League Painting and Sketching class, seated outdoors in Shorewood Hills, painting an autumnal...
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Rosemaling a Smorgasbord Platter

Date: 1941
Description: Mr. Per Lysne rosemaling a smorgasbord platter.

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