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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: 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: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.
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.
Date: 1926 ca.
Description: View of the State Historical Society as seen from Langdon Street.
Description: Oscar Christianson (left), Curtis Wood, C.N. Goulet, and Louis Huseboe attend the West Side Business Men's annual banquet.
Description: Group of 67 people from Viola, Wisconsin, who came by bus to donate blood to the American Red Cross Blood Bank.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: An exterior view of the Levi B. Vilas mansion at the corner of Henry and Langdon Streets. Built about 1850, it later became a fraternity house for Phi Gamm...
Description: University of Wisconsin President Conrad A. Elvehjem (left) receives the first copy of a new biography of the former university president, "Charles Richard...
Description: Four Lakes Secretary's Association officers attend a holiday dinner party. The women include Caryl Oakey, secretary; Laura Weinand, treasurer; Irma Kopan,...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Exterior of square brick building, on a hill with a retaining wall and steps leading up to the front entrance. Designed by John J. Flad & Associates (Archi...
Description: Five women plan a program for a gathering of district federated garden clubs. They include, front left to right, are Isabelle Ravn, Gladys Dulin, and Lyd...
Description: Joseph "Roundy" Coughlin stands with his arm around the shoulders of Jane LaCourt as he presents a gavel to her as 23 members of the West High Girl Club lo...
Description: Ma Kennedy (left), Wilburt Wittwer, and Edmond Schwen discuss the program of the youth appreciation banquet sponsored by the six Madison Optimist clubs.
Description: Henry Forrer (left), D. Lee Watts, George Heidt, and Rollie Black attend the West Side Business Men's annual banquet.
Description: Miss Catherine Ahern, a member of the board of directors of the Madison Tuberculosis Association, holding a double-bar cross, the symbol of the association...
Description: Portrait of nine members of the Friendship Club, meeting to work on a cookbook. The Friendship Club is an interracial women's club, formed to develop mutua...
Description: Group portrait of members of Future Farmers of America, taken for Wisconsin State Department of Agriculture.
Description: The Ladies in Pink Auxiliary operates a cart service for the patients Monday through Friday at St. Mary's Hospital. Mildred Downey, the incoming cart worke...
Description: A check in the amount of $238,500 for the purchase of the old United Community Chest headquarters at 14 West Johnson Street was presented to Chest official...
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