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Date: 1950-03-24 

Description: Les Paul of the University of Wisconsin, left, is jolted by a punch delivered by Dan Marquez of DePaul during a 135-pound boxing match.

Date: 1949 

Description: Slightly elevated view of a farmer cultivating a vegetable field with a McCormick Farmall C tractor with attached cultivator. Farm buildings are in the bac...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Tapered columns in the Johnson Wax Building during construction. Workmen are working on scaffolding built around one of the columns. The building was desig...

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, Henry (Little) Snake (HaRaChoMonEKah), sitting and wearing a scarf around his neck in front of a painted backdrop. He is...

Date: 1950-03-29 

Description: Members of Fire Station #5 at 2137 Atwood Avenue gather for the retirement celebration of Fire Caption Glover P. Peterson.


Fourth School

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of Fourth School, featuring a cupola with a weathervane. Three young girls pose for the camera beneath a tree beside the school.

Date: 1950-03-24 

Description: James "Red" Sreenan of the University of Wisconsin, right, leans back to ward off advance of Dave Miyagawa of DePaul during the Friday night fights at the...


Planning a Wedding

Date: 1957-04-02 

Description: Jill Molinaro and Patrick Levenhagen shop for wedding rings.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Three factory workers at the Chattanooga Plow Works.


On Lake Winneconne

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A young woman sits in a small kayak-like boat on Lake Winneconne. A sail wrapped around a mast is laying in front of her on the gunwale. Wooden pilings are...

Date: 1946-08-10 

Description: Mrs. Brithe Lothe, age 75, and Mrs. Hannah Haug, singers of Norwegian folk songs. Behind them appear to be two quilts hanging near the exterior of a house.


Masonic Temple

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A view of the side and facade of a Masonic temple building. The ground floor contains a store. Awnings cover the windows on the ground and second floor....

Date: 1987 

Description: Employees of the General Motors plant in head to work.

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: Looking south. A jeep sits in the middle of the construction zone. The storefronts are covered with quilts and blankets.

Date: 1957-03-18 

Description: Songs from foreign lands were presented at a benefit musicale at the St. Francis House, 1001 University Avenue. The event was sponsored by Episcopalians f...


Mill Drive

Date: 1968-09-10 

Description: Mill drive that was later purchased by Allis Chalmers and used by Duval. Falk caption reads, "Photo of turning large ring gear O.D. no Schiess Mill in Shop...

Date: 1965 

Description: Color photo of a man standing beside an International pickup truck while watching two tractors work in a field. A mountain range is in the background.

Date: 1944-12-27 

Description: Factory workers at International Harvester's New Brighton Works turn 105mm shell cases on a piece of machinery.

Date: 1960-06-26 

Description: Dorothy Palmquist and her daughter Heidi break ground for a temporary chapel at 2001 Martha Lane for the Messiah Lutheran congregation. Watching, from lef...


Edward R. Murrow

Date: 1954-03-09 ca.

Description: Edward R. Murrow of CBS. On March 9, 1954, Murrow broadcast an episode of his "See It Now" series about Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and McCarthyism, and on...

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