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Date: 1932-08-31 

Description: Cardinal Beauty Shoppe, 625 State Street, window display, awarded first prize in a national window display contest conducted by the Modern Beauty Shop maga...

Date: 1956 

Description: Gymnasium annex undergoing demolition near Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A man is working in the lower center of t...


Kate Schmedeman

Date: 1932-09-23 

Description: Portrait of Kate Schmedeman, Mayor Albert G. Schmedeman's wife, seated in a chair beside a fireplace reading a book in her home, 504 Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: The snowy intersection of South Blair and East Main Streets.


Association Hall

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A six-story building on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Lake Mendota is in the background. This was also the YMCA building.

Date: 1944-07-01 

Description: Mrs. William H. Oatway and her daughter, Marcia, who were visiting her mother, Mrs. J.F.A. Pyre, who lives on Old Middleton Road.

Date: 1958-06-11 

Description: Debby Waskow is shown grooming her Afghan hound for the Badger Kennel Club dog show.

Date: 1932-09-03 

Description: Line of customers out the door at Security State Bank at Schenk's Corners, 1965 Atwood Avenue.


Description: A live oak tree is moved into "The Tree and the Poodle" restaurant and bar on State Street next to the Orpheum Theater in Madison. The McDonald Tree Expert...


Main Street

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: Scene of crime located at 304 East Main Street.

Date: 1960-01-25 

Description: Wisconsin corn growing champion Larry Pluemer of Lancaster is shown at right with Bernard McGinley, Grant county farm and home development agent. Mr. Pluem...


Babcock Hall

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Babcock Hall on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. A bicycle is parked near the entrance in the grass.

Date: 1925-11-11 

Description: This red brick Italianate residence located at 216 Langdon Street, was built in 1870 for Lucien Stanley Hanks, a prominent Madison banker and civic leader,...

Date: 1961 

Description: Confederate Rest at the Forest Hill Cemetery, showing graves of Confederate soldiers who died as prisoners of war in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1862. The grav...


Description: King Clayton Hahn, Milwaukee, and Queen Violet Norrman, Williams Bay, at the Junior Prom at the Great Hall of the Memorial Union.


Description: Photograph of Lois Bailey, who was thrown from the Tilt-a-Whirl ride at the Madison East Side Festival, suffering injuries to her face and head.

Date: 1932-08-12 

Description: Raquel Torres at Manchesters cosmetics counter with Max Factor representative, Mabelle Hege and another woman holding a dog.

Date: 1951-02-15 

Description: Milton Kneebone, a member of the city street-marking crew, spray-paints street name signs.


Flag Day Events

Date: 1940-06-14 

Description: Boy Scouts and others recite the Pledge of Allegiance during Madison's first public Flag Day ceremony held at the UW football stadium.


Gay Store Building

Date: 1932-09-01 

Description: Gay Store Building which houses Rhymer Groceries, 2606 Monroe Street, Wingra Home Bakery, 2608 Monroe Street, Wingra Barbers, 2612 Monroe Street, Gay Bros....

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