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Description: Preparing to board a bus to attend the Wisconsin Centennial in Milwaukee are left to right: Ann Seibold, West High School orchestra, Beth Mitchell, all-sta...
Description: Charles Johnson and Margaret Haas, two students in charge of University of Wisconsin orientation week activities, sitting on the grass on Bascom Hill. The...
Description: Entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) from the west on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: "Wisconsin" statue on top of the dome of the Wisconsin State Capitol during regilding in 1990.
Date: 1954-01-29 ca.
Description: Ice-boats prepare to race in the Hearst Cup Challenge on Lake Monona. From left are the ice-boats "Fritz," "Mary B." and "Dutchman."
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: In this photograph, probably taken during the early spring, cleanup of the damage to the Wisconsin State Capitol caused by the fire of February 26-27, 1904...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Children standing on barrels in front of Droster Grocery and Filling Station at 1438 Sherman Avenue, run by Red Whitney. The children are Whitney's nieces...
Description: Pictured is the play that started Madison East High School on the way to its victory over previously-undefeated Madison West High School in their Big-Eight...
Description: Ku Klux Klan (KKK) wearing conic masks and white robes parading down King Street to Schroeder Funeral Home for the funeral of Police officer Herbert Dreger...
Description: From the left, Nancy Bremer, Helen Schaars, Gerie Bliss, and Marion Wheeler, four student assistants involved in University of Wisconsin orientation week a...
Description: A young woman wearing a dress and a hat rakes leaves in a yard. In the background, a neighboring house is adorned with detailed fretwork brackets on an out...
Description: One of 16 lion's heads on the exterior torchere lamps between the entries to the wings of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: A "broken" pediment over a window on a Madison building. This style is typical of pediments developed in the baroque period.
Description: Six gather around a picnic table at the Madison Philharmonic Chorus picnic supper. They are, left to right, Ruth Foster, president of the group, John S. Th...
Description: Aftermath of the Wisconsin State Capitol fire of February 26-27. This image provides the best of only a few known photographs of the ornamentation of the w...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison South Hall, north side.
Description: 1915 model Ford truck, with driver, in a farm yard.
Description: A view looking northwest toward Lake Mendota of a house at 640 North Henry Street. This residence was erected in 1901 for Thomas Evans Brittingham (1860-1...
Description: Cars line up at Shell Oil service pits on E. Gorham St. during the Madison Soap Box Derby. Drivers and a crowd of people on the sidewalk look on.
Date: date unknown
Description: A woman, Grace, digs in the sand as she kneels in a sand pit near the intersection of Fish Hatchery Road and Park Street. A note on the back of the photogr...
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