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Dr. Robert West

Date: 1950-03-24 

Description: Dr. Robert West, director of the University of Wisconsin speech clinic, was honored at a luncheon by the members of the Wisconsin Speech Correction Associa...

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Interior of the two-story work space in the Johnson Wax Building during construction looking up to the ceiling. The building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wr...


Octagon House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Octagon house.

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: 1962-08-11 

Description: Youngsters admire a 10-foot high animated model of legendary lumberjack Paul Bunyan at the Wisconsin State Fair.

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: A man drives a 1909 International Auto Wagon with an enclosed body belonging to Dolton Bakery.

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...


Cows on Ice

Date: 1960-03-28 

Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...


Public School

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Elkhorn High School and its bell tower.

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.

Date: 1950-03-27 

Description: The family of the Reverend John H. Keene arrived with Reverend Keene as he took up his duties as Rector of Grace Episcopal Church. Pictured are Mrs. Kather...


Nighthawk Nest

Date: 1960-06-18 

Description: A mother nighthawk nests with her two hawk babies on the roof of an apartment building at 2610 Monroe Street. Neighborhood children spend hours watching th...

Date: 1962-07-26 

Description: Fred Bjorkstem, a Finnish student at UW, made a transatlantic telephone call to Finland from Sterling Hall via the Telstar communications satellite. Telsta...

Date: 1976 

Description: A. D. German Warehouse, 330 S. Church Street, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, now used as a center for human history, arts, crafts, and architecture.


Ojibwa Indian

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa)man at Bad River Indian Reservation.


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: 1950-09-29 

Description: Mrs. Marianne Lohan, who is the visiting head of the "Free Movement" Girl Scouts in Germany, visits with members of Madison Girl Scout Troop 37 at Washingt...

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Man loading a floral arrangement into an International model D-2 panel delivery truck for Lou's Flower shop.

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