Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Circuit Judge Richard W. Bardwell, left, swears in newly elected Small Claims Judge Ervin Bruner.
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Dilapidated Cedar Bark Lodge on Hermit Island, possibly during a period of renovation.
Description: Three-quarter length cabinet card portrait, in front of a painted backdrop and with a prop fence, of Hans A. Lageson [as written on published of Roster of...
Date: date unknown
Description: Copy print portrait of a Ho-Chunk man, standing on the left next to a European American woman near a tent. Both are wearing Ho-Chunk regalia including larg...
Description: A vignetted, quarter-length cabinet card portrait of Bernt J. Madsen a sergeant in Company B, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtain...
Description: H.L. Mencken sits at the breakfast table reading the newspaper and dining on toast and a goblet of beer. He autographed the photograph with "Breakfast in t...
Description: City Clerk Alf W. Bareis (right) swears in F. Halsey Kraege as mayor of Madison. He was elected by the common council to succeed James R. Law who resigned...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Factory workers manufacturing cream separators at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. The poster at the back of the room says "Dairymade" while the...
Description: Madison magician Ben Bergor standing in front of the Leota Theatre. Bergor was born Ben Goldenberger, first performed in Vaudeville as Bennie Golden Berger...
Description: Studio portrait of two Ho-Chunk men, two Ho-Chunk woman, and a Ho-Chunk child in front of a painted backdrop. The men are posed sitting and wearing suits a...
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Boys outside tent that has sign, "Boys of the Hawthorne" above its door. This picture is identified as the Chicago Traveling Club's trip #8.
Description: Quarter-length oval studio portrait of Monson Iver, a private in Company B, 15th Wisconsin Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regime...
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Madison fire fighters with a hose wagon near the intersection of Webster Street and East Washington Avenue.
Description: Charles "Rip" Engle of Brown University, left, conferring with Dr. Willilam B. Sarles, chairman of the Wisconsin Athletic Board. Engle is being considered...
Date: 1914 ca.
Description: Factory workers machine parts at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works.
Description: A waitress stamps a customer's order at the counter at the Mt. Victory truck stop. The original caption reads, "Service to a 'T' awaits drivers in a hurry...
Description: Mechanics work with farm machinery at International Harvester's Hickory Hill Farm.
Description: Six men wearing caps and gowns attend the University of Wisconsin graduation ceremonies.
Description: Four men, all administrators at the Social Security office, celebrating at the 20 millionth beneficiary party. They are, from left to right, Arthur Altmeye...
Description: Interior of Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Librarian Doris Cruger sits at desk inside Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Standing are Mayor...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706