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Description: Celebrating the 47th anniversary of the purchase of the first "submersible torpedo boat" from its inventor, J.B. Holland, for service in World War I, are C...
Description: A cartoon of a rejected bill being sent away by a man in a top hat, who is holding back a dog on a leash.
Date: date unknown
Description: Men pumping DDT from a tank on the back of a truck to be sprayed into a field.
Description: Full length portrait of a bride in a long white dress and wearing a veil standing on a lawn holding a bouquet of flowers. There are trees in the background...
Description: A sign for Fauerbach's Brewery depicting a young woman and the brewery. It was Madison's first brewery in 1848 and run by Peter Sprecher until bought by Pe...
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Sisters Bettina (left) and Alice Jackson (right), wearing their World War I Red Cross uniforms.
Description: Two women and a man attend a gathering of the journalism society.
Description: First Lady Mrs. Goodland says goodbye to their Collie puppies in the State Capitol where the puppies were auctioned off for charity. The dejected pup in th...
Description: Five alumnae of Alpha Xi Delta sorority wear clothes of their "vintage" in college to a dinner meeting in honor of new pledges. From left, they are Jean By...
Description: Farmer and three boys posing with five horses in front of a house.
Description: Norwegian folk dancers in costume, Ray Strand and his partner Miss Reison, perform for the Sons of Norway's Syttende Mai celebration. They have been coache...
Description: New Orpheum Theatre ushers.
Description: Portrait of Joe Dommershausen, Wisconsin State Journal sportswriter.
Description: Col. John Ehlert, headquarters, Fifth army, Milwaukee, presented "certificates of appreciation" to Joseph Jackson, executive director of the Madison and Wi...
Description: Members of the Zonta Club sponsored a community-wide dinner and educational program for Hear, Inc. at the Park Hotel. Left to Right: Ruth Dickie, retiring...
Description: Two men process hemp in a DeForest plant for use as cord and rope during World War II. The men feed hemp into a rolling machine which crushes the stalks be...
Description: Wedding gowns representing the fashions of 73 years were presented in a bridal show sponsored by the Madison chapter of the Alumnae Association of Edgewood...
Description: Farmer Charles Nelson, carries a pail in front of the door to his barn. His farm was west of Lake Wingra near Madison.
Description: Members of the Zonta Club sponsored a community-wide dinner and educational program for Hear, Inc. at the Park Hotel. Left to right: Dr. H. Kent Tenney, pa...
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...
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