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Description: Madison Soap Box Derby winner Eldon Raemisch receiving the M.E. Coyle trophy. The race was held on Wilson Street.
Description: Eldon Raemisch, age 14, in his championship car, No. 32.
The Madison Soap Box Derby was held on Wilson Street in 1936.
Eldon's car was the heaviest...
Description: Roger Gabbei, age 12, competed in the Madison soap box derby held on Gorham Street. He carried a spare wheel in case of a crackup. Roger won the class B ti...
Description: Girls dressed in colonial costumes stand around a table with a birthday cake at the Emerson School P.T.A. 38th anniversary program.
Description: Fred Raemisch, 16, of 2234 E. Johnson Street, sitting in his championship soap box derby car, #41. This was the first official soap box derby held in Madis...
Description: George Miller is reporting a problem to Lifeguard Lois Gardner.
Description: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.
Description: Jim Steel, a Kenosha player, makes a touchdown during a Central High School vs. Kenosha High School football game. Also pictured are Ed Hart (#33) of Kenos...
Description: Curlee Seals, Jr. discussing plans for his 1949 Soap Box Derby racer with three members of the Madison Junior Chamber of Commerce, Curlee's sponsor for the...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Scene along “Willow Drive,” later known as "University Drive," on the shore of Lake Mendota, showing the neo-Gothic carved bridge. View from shoreline of t...
Description: Roundy Coughlin handing Madison soap box derby champion Ken Johnson, age 15, the M.E. Coyle trophy while the crowd applauds in the background.
Description: Action shot of an East High School vs. West High School football game as Dick Barton (East #68) scores a touchdown.
Description: Injured fullback, Earl Maves, (right) and former player, George Paskvan, sitting on the sidelines during the Wisconsin-Michigan football game at Camp Randa...
Description: Flood at the University of Wisconsin-Madison East Hill Trailer Camp, located at 451 North Midvale Boulevard, south of University Avenue. Several men are sh...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Florence (Bis or Bisser), Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones and Jenkin Lloyd Jones on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Smith Hall and Agricultu...
Description: Six children with a day care worker. The Abraham Lincoln School for Social Science of Chicago, Illinois, sponsored a Summer Institute in Madison for sever...
Description: Two employees of the Bob Cooper Glass Company, 755 East Washington Avenue, unloading a crate of glass from a company truck at an undisclosed location.
Date: 1909 ca.
Description: An unidentified woman sits in a rocking chair holding the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, and a cat. The pets are dressed in gowns and the cat wears a sweat...
Description: Rear view of the Eugene & Mary Van Tamelen House, 5817 Anchorage Ave., an example of Erdman #1, a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed prefabricated home marketed b...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A group of boys, most wearing caps, pose at the side of Madison's Third Ward School, also known as Brayton School. There are girls in the background.
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