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First Place Float

Date: 1938 

Description: Man standing at the back of a manure spreader decorated with signs reading "Sucky Likes," "It's Roasted," "Only the Finest Ingredients Go into Sucky Likes,...

Date: 1947-11-24 

Description: Ann F. Warren, cutting in on Kathleen and Calvin Royston during the balloon tag dance at the Woman's Club Building, 240 West Gilman Street.

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: A middle-aged man stands holding an agricultural implement in a field of tobacco plants. A sign next to him reads: "We Are Power Farmers Using Fordson Trac...

Date: 1947-02-03 

Description: Julius Rehder with his "Portrait of a Gentleman", which won first prize in oils at the Madison Artist's exhibition. The painting, which received the Oscar...

Date: 1921-09-05 

Description: Anna Fox, great-grand niece of Ebenezer Brigham, just after removing the flag unveiling the bronze tablet commemorating Fort Blue Mounds. State historical...

Date: 1971 

Description: Group portrait of the Madison City Council. Names, (l to r), Joseph Thompson, Paul Soglin, Dennis McGilligan, Susan Kay Phillips, and Eugene Parks.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sid sitting on a stool at the Karabis Bar with a cigar in his mouth. He is holding an umbrella in his right hand and a drink in his left hand. The bartende...

Photograph

Hommels New Store

Date: 1932-06-29 

Description: Hommels Star Food Store at 606 S. Park Street, with promotional truck in front of store, and children looking on. Vehicle has a painted sign on the side, "...

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: The landing of the "Spirit of St. Louis," carrying Charles Lindbergh.

Date: 1966-03-26 

Description: Standing near the Lincoln Statue on Bascom Hill at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Historian Staughton Lynd speaks to a nighttime, anti-war demonstrat...

Date: 1945-02-08 

Description: An upholsterer at Modern Furniture Shop, 2111-19 Atwood Avenue, restores an antique chaise longue. W.E. Schmidt is the owner of the shop.

Photograph

Edwin D. Henry

Date:  

Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain Edwin D. Henry, Company B, 4th Wisconsin Cavalry.

Date: 1956-07-02 

Description: Lieutenant Colonel Lynne Mapes, Truax Field, chairman of the sixth annual rodeo sponsored by the Lions Club, talks with Frank Holmes, Mrs. Mapes, and Mrs....

Date: 1947-02-03 

Description: Byron Jorns with his "Deserted" farm scene, which won the Harry S. Manchester award of $50 for watercolors in the Madison Artist's exhibition.

Date: 1915-03 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp stands on a dais, covered with a white sheet, behind University of Wisconsin-Madison's President Charles Van Hise. Van Hise stand...

Date: 1950-12-13 

Description: A group of men and women stand in front of the Midwest Iron Fireman Company at 440 West Gorham Street.

Date: 1956-01-29 

Description: Group portrait of the winners in the boys division of the speed skating championship races at Vilas Park. Front row, left to right: Mike Bailey, Jim Sperli...

Date: 1898 

Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Karabis Tavern employee wearing a paper hat and white coat fills Tom & Jerry batter containers in a kitchen or preparation area.

Date: 1952-12-23 

Description: Over 2,000 children at two state institutions will receive gifts donated by state employees and displayed under the Christmas tree in the State Capitol. Th...

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