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Date: 1960-08-10 

Description: Madison firemen from Station No. 3 at 1217 Williamson Street, along with their wives, took 32 handicapped children to the Braves-Los Angeles baseball game...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the east from the Capitol Square.

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Leyda's Service Station on the corner of Park Street and Olin Avenue. This service station was a member of the Wadham's Oil and Grease Company chain of Mil...

Date: 1907 

Description: View of storefronts lining King Street. The marquee of The Majestic is prominent in the image, as is The Marquette, and a drugstore down the street.

Date: 1959-05-21 

Description: Robert Retzlaff (left), manager of the newly opened Ben Franklin variety store at 4204 Monona Drive, poses on his store's first day of business. Merchandis...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Panoramic elevated view to the southeast from the Capitol Square. The Tenney Building appears behind the original first National Bank that was demolished t...

Date: 1907-08 ca.

Description: The dismantling of the dome of the third Wisconsin State Capitol began with the removal of the 32-foot flagpole. The eagle at the top of the pole was an 1...

Date: 1900 

Description: Elevated view of Madison through trees. Lake Mendota, buildings of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, including the Washburn Observatory are along the sh...


View down Alley

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View between buildings downtown.

Date: 1935-08-27 

Description: Group portrait of Rose Rosandlich, from Granton, who was elected Dairy Queen in 1935, and her court. They are, from left to right: Harry [?], Bernice Wegne...

Date: 1955 

Description: Man inserting a coin in a parking meter.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of tree-lined North Pinckney Street. There is melting snow on the ground. Two cars are parked along the curb in the distance.

Date: 1909 ca.

Description: A University of Wisconsin-sponsored parade rolls down Mifflin Street on the Capitol Square. One of the banners appears to be about socialism. A savings & l...


Panorama of Madison

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Elevated view to the south from the Capitol Square. The large build on the left is the original first National Bank that was demolished to make way for wha...


Cadets on Campus

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Elevated view across Bascom Hill on the campus of the University of Wisconsin. Student cadets in training march past South Hall down Bascom Hill.


Cows on Ice

Date: 1960-03-28 

Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...

Date: 1958-12-07 

Description: A stubborn fire smoldered in the walls of the Kindschi Leather Company at 120 South Pinckney Street. The 80-year-old building known as the Burrows building...


Houses Downtown

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: View down sidewalk with the porches of duplex residential houses on the left in the downtown area.


Neighborhood House

Date: 1956-02-08 

Description: Among those attending a meeting at Neighborhood House, 768 West Washington Avenue, are left to right, Mrs. Ola Jordan, Jennie Schrage, Marguerite Judd and...

Date: 1954-12-29 

Description: Winter scene with pedestrians standing on the sidewalk near a downtown street waiting for bus transportation in a snowstorm. Probably at Capitol Square.

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