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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...
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.
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.
Description: Line of customers out the door at Security State Bank at Schenk's Corners, 1965 Atwood Avenue.
Description: Raquel Torres at Manchesters cosmetics counter with Max Factor representative, Mabelle Hege and another woman holding a dog.
Description: Gay Store Building which houses Rhymer Groceries, 2606 Monroe Street, Wingra Home Bakery, 2608 Monroe Street, Wingra Barbers, 2612 Monroe Street, Gay Bros....
Description: A Fanchon & Marco showgirl dressed in street clothes, leans on a piano.
Description: Lineup of depositors inside Security State Bank.
Description: Exterior view of the Sherlock Hotel 124 King Street at the corner of Doty Street.
Description: Five large wooden vats and two ladders in the Fauerbach Brewing Company second floor vat room.
Description: Brewington Typewriter Company, 533 State Street, window display featuring Royal typewriters and an adding machine. The name was later changed to Stemp Type...
Description: Helen Schleck (Mrs. Mathias H.), standing beside a radio, is a Dane County pioneer celebrating her 86th birthday, 1201 Sherman Avenue.
Description: Austin automobile parked on the 300 block of W. Johnson St.(?),with advertising "American Health Frankfurter -- leads them all," and "American Brand Produ...
Description: Oscar Mayer workers inspect hams at a work table.
Description: Group portrait of members of a vocational school model airplane builders club, each holding a model airplane with a diagram of a cambered aerofoil from a c...
Description: Melvina (Mrs. Samuel) Capron, 222 N. Bassett St., listens to a radio and reenacts the night in 1923 when she heard that President Warren G. Harding had di...
Description: Southeast side entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Horse-drawn Kennedy Mansfield milk wagon at 2126 Vilas Avenue on the corner of Vilas and Edgewood. Signage on side of wagon advertises "irradiated Vitamin...
Description: The "Gates of Heaven Synagogue," 214 West Washington Avenue, on its original site prior to the move to James Madison Park.
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