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Date: 1935-08-18 

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...

Date: 1953-06-06 

Description: The official opening of Wade House. Amid great fanfare, complete with an appearance by poet Carl Sandburg, Wade House opened to the public on June 6th, 195...

Date: 1935-08-18 

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...

Date: 1954-12-18 

Description: Margie Wesley of 630 West Wilson Street and Nancy Bonner of 213 North Murray Street were members of the decorating committee for the Loft's gala holiday pa...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: A nurse instructs two mothers about baby shoes.

Photograph

Motor Transport

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A group portrait of the motor transport of the 310th United States Army Engineer Corps, showing the soldiers of motor transport standing next to their auto...

Date: 1937-07-18 

Description: Rear view of three soap box derby racers whizzing down West Wilson Street.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Woman dressed as a "dairy maid"(?) posed as if holding an imaginary cup or glass. The image was most likely used as a model for a color advertising illustr...

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Children in swimming suits playing in a miniature lake created by heavy rains in the area of Fox and Prospect Avenues.

Date: 1954-12-11 

Description: Four-year-old Tommy, son of Robert and Mary Ela, makes a candle holder from modeling clay as a Christmas gift for his mother.

Photograph

Aerial View of Town

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Aerial view of town.

Date: 1923 

Description: Several floral arrangements for the funeral of August Krueger at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Photograph

Three Workmen

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Man posing on a telephone pole with climbing equipment, with two men standing below.

Photograph

W.L. Nenobuck

Date: 1935-12-30 

Description: A man sits at a desk and holds a pen in his hand as he looks over promotional paperwork. Caption on photograph reads, "W.L. Nenobuck, Advg. Dept."

Date: 1937-07-18 

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. The rac...

Photograph

UW Football Players

Date: 1952-09-02 

Description: One of thirty two negatives of individual University of Wisconsin football players on the 1952 squad.

Date: 1929-07-15 

Description: Parts desk at a McCormick-Deering farm equipment dealership. Advertising posters, parts bins and a literature rack are mounted on the walls.

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: View of the State Historical Society as seen from Langdon Street.

Photograph

Swimming Safety

Date: 1944-06-14 

Description: Lifeguard Tom Langlois in a rowboat is issuing a warning to James Bergman who is swimming outside the ropes that delineate the safe swimming area.

Date: 1954-12-22 

Description: Ten teenage girls gather in front of a Christmas tree at the home of Severa Brevik for a skating and supper party.

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