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Description: Linda Seed, lifeguard, is removing sand from the eye of John Hilhard with the help of Jackie Klopp, who is handing her an ampule of olive oil to soothe Joh...
Description: Freddy Fleury, 14, of 210 N. Paterson Street, talks over plans for his 1948 Soap Box Derby racer with Master Sgt. Wilfred W. Wall at the U.S. Army & Air Fo...
Description: Lifeguard Georgia Haas is applying artificial respiration to Lewis Noonan at the beach.
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...
Description: Madison Central High School halfback, Hugh Stamps (34), scoring a touch-down against Madison East High School.
Description: North walk on Bascom Hill with Bascom Hall in the background, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Description: Portrait of Ralph Hunn, coach of the University of Wisconsin-Madison crew standing on the shoreline of Lake Wingra. In the background the crew is rowing on...
Description: Storefront of Sears, Roebuck and Co. on State Street with snow-covered streets and snow topped automobiles.
Description: Hugh Stamps, Central High School, at the right, and West's Ronald Houser are shown as they bore down on the finish line in the 100-yard dash. Stamps won th...
Description: Lewis Arms, who is wearing his Marine Corps uniform, poses outdoors with his sister Nedra.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones and his sister Florence Lloyd Jones (Bis or Bisser) each sit in separate coaster wagons.
Date: date unknown
Description: Four men pose next to a locomotive, which has a hole in its side due to an explosion.
Description: View from snowy ground of men working on the roof. In the foreground are stacks of wood on sawhorses.
Date: 1962-07 ca.
Description: View from the Wisconsin State Capitol looking west down State Street. A man and woman walk up the stairs leading to the capitol building.
Description: A sightseeing party wanders among cows and Native American burial mounds near the popular picnic area at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendot...
Description: "As the Mayville Cardinal football team played for the championship at Camp Randall in Madison, this injured player watched from the sidelines."
Description: Color bearers from the National Guard, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, the two American Legion posts, the Spanish-American War veterans, their auxiliaries, a...
Description: Exterior of the Cottage Grove Grade School with carved stone plaque. There is an entrance on both ends of the facade.
Description: View up avenue towards the Wisconsin State Capitol building. Automobiles are parked along the street, and a building on the right has advertisements for st...
Description: Portrait of George Smith, hermit, rescued from squalid shack in Cottage Grove, and taken to Dane County home in Verona.
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