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Description: Large group of protesters in the Wisconsin State Capitol rotunda many carrying signs in favor of Civil Rights for African-Americans. One man holds a sign f...
Date: date unknown
Description: Woman being waited on at the counter of a grocery store.
Description: East Side Youth Activities Council Mayor John Collins takes the oath of office from Dane County Judge Fred. M. Evans.
Description: Portrait of the leaders of the Madison men's city golf tournament after the first four rounds. The men qualified for the final two rounds; they include (le...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A paste-up of a wanted poster created to identify Frank Lambert and his aliases and crimes. A series of 14 poses of Lambert dressed in a suit and hat, smok...
Description: Shown left to right, first row, are Glenn Nording, basketball coach; Leon Stolen, football captain; Otto Breitenbach, football coach. In the back row are...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: The landing of the "Spirit of St. Louis", carrying Charles Lindbergh.
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Interior of the Fred Schenk grocery store on the corner of Atwood Avenue and Winnebago Street. Included in the photograph are Art Ramsey, Matilda Schenk, a...
Description: Virgil H. Titus, watchmaker, 201 Dean Avenue, poses with the tools of his trade.
Description: Wayne Dillabaugh, left, poses with Jack McManus.
Description: First Assistant Fire Chief Patrick J. Brown with microphone, and Fireman Grant Prideau receiving radio instructions from Fire Chief Edward J. Page, demonst...
Description: The Advertising Department of the "Wisconsin State Journal" has artists, copy writers, and technical experts to "help you shop."
Description: A mechanic employed by Capital Garage, 608-612 East Washington Avenue in Madison, greases the wheel bearings of an automobile on the hoist.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Photo postcard of an outdoor group portrait of a telephone line crew. The six men are wearing hats and work clothes, and five of the men are wearing belts...
Description: Group portrait of the Hellenbrand family softball team that will play a special exhibition game against the Madison Gardner Bakery team. The Hellenbrand te...
Description: Group portrait of Wisconsin's twelve presidential electors, Democrats, in the Senate chamber, who unanimously voted for Franklin D. Roosevelt, president, a...
Description: Edward Hein, age 66, retires from the Wisconsin Conservation Department after 24 years of service as the publications supervisor. Hein was honored at a ret...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Five men sit on the ground in the grass playing various horned musical instruments. The corresponding caption reads, "Picnic at Winnequah." They are readin...
Description: Jean Ward of 2961 Milwaukee Street stands beneath a peach-laden tree that grew in his garden from pits discarded 8 years ago.
Description: Alan (The Horse) Ameche, of Wisconsin, received the Extension Magazine's award of a gold football for being named to the All-Catholic, All-American team....
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