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Description: Retiring president of the Madison Community Chest, E. L. Wingert of 117 North Prospect Avenue (left), congratulates his successor, Francis Bowman, Jr. of R...
Description: Elsie, the Borden Co. cow with Gov. Walter Kohler, acting mayor Carl Wilhelm, Alice in Dairyland Mary Ellen Jenks and another man. They are posed together...
Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison crew team holding their long oars, with coxswain on a pier on Lake Mendota.
Description: C. Glenn Goodsell uses machinery in his basement shop where he repairs toys during his retirement.
Description: A table and chairs a laden with rows of Thanksgiving baskets prepared by the Volunteers of America for distribution to needy families.
Description: George Stein, photographer, on the right, and Frank Marx, window decorator, on the left in Manchesters Department Store. They are looking at a 10' tall pos...
Description: Construction crew building a double streetcar track around the Capitol Square on North Pinckney Street. The oversized awnings were common around the Squar...
Description: View of Julius Schadauer's tobacco store at 101 State Street.
Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter Kohler presents a cheese basket to visiting Florida governor Fuller Warren.
Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Mr. & Mrs. Louis Buechner on their wedding day. She wears a traditional weddin...
Description: Fred M. Hoffman standing by a piano with photographs of seven of his sons, and a U. S. Air Corps banner. Five are still in the military service, two receiv...
Description: Navy reservists train on various equipment at the Naval Reserve Training Center at Truax Field. Naval Reservists Jerry Simley, DeForest (L), and William Ma...
Description: Brookville locomotive pulling dump cars in a rock quarry owned by General Refractories Company. Two men can be seen through the window of the locomotive. T...
Description: Wendell Willkie speaks with Carroll L. Coon, Commander of Madison's William B. Cairns American Legion Post No. 57, during Willkie's 1944 campaign for the P...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Full-length studio portrait of six men, three standing and three sitting. On the left is a goat. Attached to the painted backdrop, a poster for the Calumet...
Description: Poster announcing M.F.A. art exhibition for David G. Thompson. Held May 21-28, 1971, at the Wisconsin Center Concourse Gallery in Madison. Features various...
Description: Portrait of five football coaches at East High School. Standing left to right: assistant coaches Jerry Butterfield, Milt Diehl, Ferris "Red" McKinley, and...
Description: A group portrait of Boy Scouts and adult leaders armed with tacks, hammers and posters to promote the sale of Christmas Seals.
Description: Five of the winners in the Soap Box Derby competition pose with their prizes. Left to right are Billy McFarland, Darlington, winner of the best upholstery...
Description: The committee for the annual spring dance of the University Hill Farm Association meets to make plans for the event with the theme, "Carousel." Left to rig...
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