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Description: A group of young boys with their male chaperones are sitting and standing around the split-rail fence. There is a log cabin and a cornfield in the backgrou...
Description: Mr. Sutton and Fay directing a scene for the movie "American Girl". Three people are standing in front of an automobile parked next to an airplane at Pennc...
Description: Rt. Rev. Msgr. E.C. O'Reilly, retired pastor of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Baraboo, is shown boarding a airliner at Madison Municipal Airport with his s...
Description: Gardener Bakery industrial league championship baseball team, winners of first and second half titles, in uniforms. Pictured with team are Dave Schmitz, co...
Description: Dane County Judge Fred Evans inspecting Pierre Slightam's racer, the Doodlebug, in his role as chief judge for the Derby. A dog is standing nearby.
Description: The University of Wisconsin basketball team in 'natty' attire posing in front of a Northwest Airlines plane. They are taking the plane to San Francisco on...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Wedding party posing in a barnyard.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from road of the high school and a smaller building next door. Sidewalks crisscross the lawn among trees in the schoolyard. A woman wearing a hat is j...
Description: Children sledding down 400 block of North Pinckney Street, including 9 boys on a coasting bobsled. Three houses are visible in the background: 414 N. Pinck...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Three men on shoreline of Lake Mendota, one wearing a military uniform like those worn during the 1876 Centennial Celebrations in Madison. The location app...
Description: View across street of a group of employees, all men, posing outside their cafe. The cafe advertises Kennedy Dairy Company brand ice cream, Coca-Cola produc...
Description: Crowd greeting the "Spirit of St. Louis" when Charles Lindbergh flew to Madison on August 22, 1927. The crowd at Pennco Field (Royal Airport)was so large...
Description: Lewis Arms at 25 years old poses near the entrance in front of Central High School.
Description: A man posing in the doorway of Julius Schadauer's tobacco shop at 101 State Street.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: View across commercial street looking south. Parked at the curb are cars, and driving along the street is a bearded man with a horse and buggy. The shops a...
Description: Wisconsin Centennial Parade near the Wisconsin State Capitol. A float of a Viking ship is being pulled by a vehicle decorated as a fish, "the Spirit of Sca...
Description: Soap Box Derby cars lined up in their "service pits" before the race on East Washington Avenue. The Wisconsin State Capitol is in the background.
Description: Catholics praying for World Peace (Holy Hour) at Camp Randall Stadium, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: This view of the Token Creek Tavern (Field's Inn) was created from a tintype (circa 1870) by E.E. Lawrence. A crowd has gathered on the porch and balcony o...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Two boys in swimsuits and two well-dressed men pose beside a rowboat which has been pulled up on the sandy shore of, most likely, Lake Mendota.
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