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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)...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Couple sitting on roof which is under construction.

Date: 1900 

Description: A southwest corner view of the University of Wisconsin campus, from University Avenue just east of Park Street. A group of men are working in the road amon...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated outdoors on a disk harrow.

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Leyda's Service Station on the corner of Park Street and Olin Avenue. This service station was a member of the Wadham's Oil and Grease Company chain of Mil...

Date: 1960-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of the 13 uniform wearing members of Middleton's Babe Ruth baseball team with their four coaches.



Date: 1958 ca.

Description: A man wearing headphones is sitting behind a table with the Guffawmeter. The caption reads: "Guffawmeter constructed by Paul Vanderbilt for the State Histo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Former Vilas Park Zoo director Frederick Winkelmann and his wife Emma, tending to canaries.


David and Joan Obey

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of Assemblyman David Obey and his wife Joan in his office in the Wisconsin Capitol. Joan Obey was an important factor in Obey's political succes...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two couples on an outing, posed in front of an outcropping of rock.


Rick Bloohm

Date: 1978-03 

Description: Coach Rick Bloohm is interviewed after his team wins the WIAA Girls Basketball State Championship game.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: City Treasurer D.J. Leigh with an associate, sorting records.

Date: 1959-05-16 

Description: A man holds Kim Kuether (15-months-old) who is looking at lilacs at the University of Wisconsin Arboretum.

Date: 1928-04-17 

Description: Howard Morey flying an airplane that advertised Pennco Oil, his distributorship of Waco airplanes, and his flying school. His diverse operations were typic...

Date: 1926 ca.

Description: Large group of students and teachers posed on a slope in front of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School for a group portrait. Many of the children and adults...

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

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

Date: 1935-08-27 

Description: Group portrait of Rose Rosandlich, from Granton, who was elected Dairy Queen in 1935, and her court. They are, from left to right: Harry [?], Bernice Wegne...

Date: 1959-01-17 

Description: Burned hangers and shredded clothing hang on four clothing display racks inside the remains of the Robert Hall store after a fire. Three fire fighters are...

Date: 1901-11-04 before

Description: Front cover of the announcement for the twelfth dinner of the Six O'Clock Club, with circular head and shoulders portraits of Presidents William McKinley J...

Date: 1897 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Kent Wood, with a pipe in his mouth and sitting in a cart, posing with two dogs. All three are in profile. The side of a building is be...

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