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Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

Date: 1910-12-06 

Description: View from snowy ditch looking down side of stock train. The engineer is looking out of the locomotive window, and another man stands on the tracks near the...

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1911 

Description: View down dirt road. There is a millinery, dentist's office, drug store, Elsen House ice cream, and meat market. There are horse-drawn carriages on either...

Date: 1946 

Description: Train full of Polish refugees. Photograph taken by Louis Koplin during the time he worked for the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee; near the Ge...

Date: 1953-10-03 

Description: Alan (The Horse) Ameche cuts off tackle and runs to the end zone for the deciding touchdown in Wisconsin vs. Marquette football game. Image includes Marqu...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

Date: 1946-08-04 

Description: Winifred Bundy, secretary of the School of Music at UW-Madison, and her uncle, Bill Morgan. Both recorded for song collector Helene Stratman-Thomas.

Date: 1906-02-29 

Description: A man sits on what appears to be a horse-drawn Milwaukee grain binder. The man is dressed in dark pants, a dark vest and tie, a light-colored shirt, and a...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Color photograph of a man using a McCormick Farmall Super C tractor with a C-254 cultivator to work in a field. There is a pond or lake in the background....

Date: 1956-02-10 

Description: Senator Wiley and Mrs. John Nance Garner, wife of the Vice President, stand on either side of a woman holding a basket and sitting on the world's largest c...

Date: 1925 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering corn pickers. Features a color illustration of the corn picker, and a photograph of a man using the corn picker in...

Photograph

The Western Inn

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A woman on horseback poses with another horse in front of the three-story Western Inn as people look on from the porches. There is a large belvedere on th...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Glenn Curtiss sold two hydroplanes (NS 1 & 2) to the U.S. Navy and continued to test them independently from their base also located on North Island. This...

Photograph

Hank Aaron at Bat

Date: 1955-04-01 

Description: Henry "Hank" Aaron at bat during a Milwaukee Braves pre-season game.

Date: 1943-01 ca.

Description: Robert Doyle emerges from a captured Japanese pillbox at Buna, New Guinea, (present day Papua New Guinea). The pillbox is built of dirt, logs and foliage.

Photograph

Edward A. Birge

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Edward A. Birge and Chancey Juday with plankton trap in Lake Mendota. From album of photographs relating to the research in limnology conducted at Trout La...

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Arthur Pulvermacher and his dog, Chubby, are the heroes of the neighborhood along Dane Street. The dog was known for its prowess in rat catching, protector...

Date: 1976 

Description: Demonstration by members of the Philadelphia chapter of the Vietnam Veterans Against the War, one year after the war ended.

Photograph

Fisherman's Shanty

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: A view of a fisherman's shanty, along the shoreline surrounded by rocks. Also visible is a man, and numerous boats pulled ashore.

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