News Photos


Caption: A few of nearly 5,000 volumes in the Miller Collection of Bee Literature, some of which date back to the early 17th century. The books are among the hundreds of thousands of public and historical books and documents from UW-Madison libraries and the Wisconsin Historical Society Library that will get greater public access through the Google Book partnership.
Photo by: Eric Ferguson/University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries
Date: 2006
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Caption: Message of his excellency Nelson Dewey. Wisconsin was admitted to the Union on May 29, 1848. The first Wisconsin State Legislature convened June 5, and two days later the state officers were sworn in. Gov. Dewey delivered this message to the Legislature one day later on June 8. From the Wisconsin Historical Society Library. The image is one of hundreds of thousands of public and historical books and documents from UW-Madison libraries and the Wisconsin Historical Society Library that will get greater public access through the Google Book partnership.
Photo by: University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries
Date: 2006
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Caption: Image of Vacuum Milker (U.S. Patent, 1868). Taken from The Growth of Industrial Art, arranged and compiled under supervision of Benjamin Butterworth, Commissioner of Patents. Reproduced and printed in pursuance of Act of Congress on March 3, 1886. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1892. From the University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries. The image is one of hundreds of thousands of public and historical books and documents from UW-Madison libraries and the Wisconsin Historical Society Library that will get greater public access through the Google Book partnership.
Photo by: University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries
Date: 2006
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Photo use

Photographs are available to media organizations and University of Wisconsin-Madison departments for news, editorial and public relations uses, both print and electronic, that are directly related to UW-Madison. They are NOT available for generic use. For university-related use -- including textbooks, commercial products or advertising -- please contact Bryce Richter, photographer, University Communications, (608) 262-7411 or brichter2@wisc.edu.

Published photos must include a credit ("photographer's name/University of Wisconsin-Madison" or "courtesy of"). The specific credit and other details are also embedded in the digital file, which can be viewed by using Photoshop and selecting "file>file info."

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