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Date: 1880 ca.

Description: View across lawn of the residence of Lucius Fairchild, in Madison. A woman is standing outdoors near the entrance. A fence surrounds the yard of the house,...


Wedding Portrait

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: Group portrait in front of a painted background of a wedding party. Three men and three women pose with a young girl and boy. The three women and one of th...


Poultry Science

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Group of ten people, both men and women, observing a researcher working in a laboratory with young chickens in a wire cage beneath a lamp. The researcher w...

Date: 1960-03-29 

Description: Group portrait of four new officers of the Madison Deanery of the Madison Diocesan Council of Catholic Women standing behind Bishop William O'Connor, seate...

Date: 1920-06-24 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Gillett family at a reunion.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A fashionably dressed young woman is posed sitting on a fence. She is wearing a long coat over a dress, a hat with a wide brim, and high-button boots. Her...


Residential Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down row of residential houses along a sidewalk. The first house has a wrap-around open porch with columns on the front and side. In the distance two...

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: Studio group portrait of wedding party all standing while posing in front of a painted background. Three women and a young girl are wearing long white dres...

Date: 1960-05-26 

Description: The Three Links Club luncheon was held at the Pilgrim Congregation Church. Some of the attending members include, from left to right, Mrs. Albert Rein, lun...

Date: 1968 

Description: David R. Obey, then a Wisconsin assemblyman, testifying in the Capitol in behalf of the reorganization of state government proposed by the Kellett Commissi...

Glimpses of African-American Life in the Midwest, 1865-1934

Read about three generations of a Midwestern African-American family.

Date: 1953-06-09 

Description: Mora Lincoln with one of her flower arrangements. She regularly gives lessons and demonstrations on the art of arranging flowers.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval matted portrait of the Atwoods, Sherwin Gillett's maternal grandparents.

Date: 1959-10-01 

Description: The St. Dennis Alter Society holds its second annual mother-daughter banquet. A bridal gown revue showing wedding gown styles from 1889 to the present is p...

Date: 1960-07 ca.

Description: Joan Schlicht models a straw hat with a dangling hat band and a patterned blouse.

Date: 1958-11-07 

Description: The Henry Schroeder Council of the Telephone Pioneers of America (TPA) present a check for $499.95 to Dr. Nathan Smith, professor of pediatrics at Wisconsi...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Farm couple standing under a tree. The roof and stair railing of a building is on the left.

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Three women are shown pricing re-sale clothing for a rummage sale at 110 West Washington Avenue. At work are, left to right, Imogene Bowers, Jane Brandt, a...


High School

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...

Date: 1960-11-01 

Description: Two of the models who will display winter fashions at the YWCA style show and dessert party are Terry Alayu (seated), service director at Truax Field, and...

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