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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Oshkosh, head chief of the Menominee Indian Tribe, a heroic bronze statue by Gaetano Trentanove (Florentine). Unveiled June 21, 1911 in Menominee Park (for...

Date: 1950-05-11 

Description: A deputy sheriff loads a person on a gurney into the back of a new Dane County police ambulance.

Date: 1951 

Description: This street map shows public buildings and streets. The lower left corner includes a table of street names and the middle right includes text on the street...

Photograph

Parade of Homes

Date: 1952-09-13 

Description: View of the first of the thousands of people who toured the 18 new homes erected by 15 builders at Nakoma Road and the West Beltline. The Parade of Homes w...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Aerial view over the eastern end of Lake Mendota, looking northeast. Maple Bluff is in the foreground and Truax Field is in the background.

Date: 1950-02-22 

Description: Exterior side view of Dane Co. Home For The Aged, showing porches and a dangerous fire escape. The newspaper headline calls the building a "fire trap."

Photograph

Indian Agency House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A view of the Indian Agency House.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of Edward C. Berner's ice cream store.

Photograph

Osborn House

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A distant view of the residence of J.H. Osborn. Osborn moved to Oshkosh in 1844 from New York City. He farmed, traded real estate, and was involved in loca...

Date: 1955-10-03 

Description: The Wisconsin Central Railroad marker on the wall of the Hotel Menasha. The men at the dedication are (left to right) Edgar F. Zelle, President Wisconsin C...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Yerkes Observatory.

Photograph

Wisconsin Dells

Date: 1959 

Description: Fort Dells, an architect's model. This is not an accurate historic reconstuction but was built as a tourist attraction. There was never an actual fort at...

Date: 1956-03-12 

Description: View of Water Street, looking north. Commercial buildings stand on either side of the street, including Lang's, Jack & Tony Superette, Ace Hardware, and Mi...

Photograph

John Muir Marker

Date: 1958 

Description: Historical marker at the site of John Muir's boyhood home, located in the John Muir Memorial Park near Montello. A woman stands next tot he marker, and the...

Date: 1959-09-09 

Description: Service Station offering "Shellubrication."

Date: 1958-01-11 

Description: The husbands of the "tribe chiefs" of the Nakoma Welfare League dressed in Native American feathers and blankets as a surprise feature at the Nakoma Twelth...

Date: 1958 

Description: Marshall Court, Doctors Park and Shorewood Hills.

Date: 1951 

Description: The official Wisconsin marker of Shake Rag Street and the committee of citizens who sponsored placing the marker. (Left to right): Ross Graves, President o...

Date: 1959 

Description: Aerial view over University Avenue of University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Chadbourne Hall, built 1958-1959, is in the lower foreground, the Wisconsin H...

Photograph

Backyard Swimming

Date: 1957 ca.

Description: Suburban upper-class residence in wooded area with rock-lined swimming pool and swimming children. Two women sit in lawn chairs on the lawn near the house...

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