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Woman at Typewriter

Date: 1937-04-05 

Description: A man watches as a woman demonstrates typing on an L.C. Smith typewriter at Jones Typewriter Co., 506 State Street.

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

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Description: Thuy Nguyen (bottom row, third from left) sits with other girls at a music competition for stringed instruments. She is holding a viola.

Date: 1957-09-16 

Description: Mrs. Louis A. Pollock of Denver, Colorado represented the national board of the Council of Jewish Women while a guest at a tea put on by the Madison sectio...

Date: 1958-02-19 

Description: An oil portrait of Gov. Walter S. Goodland is brought out of storage to be hung in the governor's office with those of other former governors. Arlene Weide...

Date: 1948-05-06 

Description: Members of Madison Cub Scouts Pack 309, Den 5, Lapham School, perform Indian dances for their parents, part of a project on Indian life and customs. Pictur...

Date: 1948-11-04 

Description: John Vasas, Milwaukee, arrested after he robbed the Fiore Coal and Oil Company Filling Station, 601 West Washington Avenue. He is standing in the hallway o...

Date: 1947-12-20 

Description: Group portrait of the Edgewood High School boys basketball team in uniform with their coach Earl Wilke.

Date: 1952-11-21 

Description: John Curtis asks Patty Parsons to dance with him at a Shorewood School dancing class.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Professor Kenneth Weckel of the University of Wisconsin demonstrates his new method of preserving and canning cranberries whole without smashing them. The...

Date: 1949-02-15 

Description: A group of women mending clothes for the Quakers' relief clothing project at one of their regular Tuesday morning sessions at the home of Mrs. Hilton E. (L...

Photograph

Tom 'n Jerry Event

Date: 1958 

Description: Two male Gisholt employees advertising an upcoming party. One of the men is posing in a suit and tie on the seat of a large piece of machinery. The other m...

Date: 1979 

Description: Two men enjoy coffee and a cigarette at an unidentified Rennebohm Drug Store restaurant. At this time cigarette smoking in Madison restaurants took place i...

Photograph

Forest's Room

Date: 1912 

Description: Forest Middleton reads at his desk in a room cluttered with photographs, neckties, suspenders, and a cap. A bare lightbulb hangs from the ceiling. There is...

Date: 1948-09-08 

Description: Mrs. Raymond (Alta) Schmidt of Madison registering women for the Rural Women's Conference at Chadbourne Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus....

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Louis Heindel (left), Madison Business Association president, presented plaques to Edwin J. Connor, Emery Oliver, and Louis Hirsig in recognition of outsta...

Date: 1945-06-08 

Description: East High School student with an image of U.S. Marines raising the flag on Iwo Jima, which was used for a newly issued 3 cent postage stamp. This stamp is...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Forest Middleton, wearing a visor and moccassins, sits at a roll top desk. He holds an open book and is smoking a pipe. There are two oil lamps on the desk...

Date: 1944-01-20 

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...

Date: 1978-03 

Description: Kay Widmer, #23, waits for a rebound in the 1978 WIAA State Championship game against Omro.

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