Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: From the left, Nancy Bremer, Helen Schaars, Gerie Bliss, and Marion Wheeler, four student assistants involved in University of Wisconsin orientation week a...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Droster Grocery and Filling Station at 1438 Sherman Avenue with a car at the pumps.
Description: Exterior from west of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: A panoramic aerial view of the Isthmus taken from a kite. Lake Mendota is to the right in the background with Picnic Point jutting into the lake. The photo...
Description: Lillian Simonson, Altrusa Club member and Marquette School principal, is shown giving a preview of a wishing well to youths Jerry Bailey and Janet Dahl.
Description: Construction of the north wing of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Donn Frey, Barbara Becker, and Claire Engelhardt, three freshmen students on a campus tour led by Jack Padgham, upperclassman and sub-chairman of orientati...
Description: Man rowing scull in water in front of silhouette of the Madison skyline including the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Chicago Northwestern Railroad tracks and train crossing Monona Bay, the site of an accident in which Harry R. Frankey, 112 South Henry Street, was killed i...
Description: Captain Leo Kinney, Captain of Detectives, pinning a detective's badge on Joe Fedele, member of Post's Junior Detective Club, an organization sponsored by...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View from Bascom Hill of South Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Exterior of the house at 1509 Hooker Avenue shortly after construction. The house was built by Willard Droster.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of a house at 524 North Henry Street, looking south at the intersection of Henry and Langdon Streets. This Greek revival residence was erected in 1...
Description: Twelve children dressed in clothing ranging from bathing suits to a necktie pose as they wait in a yard to leave for Kiddie Camp.
Description: Four boys posing in Robert E. Faber's (b. 1933) backyard in the 2500 block of Van Hise Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin. They are, clockwise from bottom left, B...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Forest and Leonore Judkins Middleton pose on a sidewalk. There is snow on the ground.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: A view of the bust of William Dempster Hoard — "Father of Wisconsin Dairying" — on the University of Wisconsin-Madison's agricultural campus.
Description: Elevated view of the Wisconsin State Capitol from the roof of the Loraine Hotel.
Date: 1990-05 date unknown
Description: One of four allegorical statuary groups, done by sculptor Karl Bitter, on the exterior of the Wisconsin State Capitol. This one is named "Strength", and is...
Description: Detail showing projecting brackets, known as corbels, on a building at 2709 Sommers Avenue. Corbels reflect an Italianate Gothic style more commonly associ...
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:
© 1996-2015 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706