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Date: 1952-07-20 

Description: Fifteen derby boys and four adults from Mineral Point who came to Madison for the Madison Soap Box Derby stand in front of their school bus. Larry Laverty,...

Date: 1936-03-07 

Description: Group portrait of Kennedy Mansfield milk men in uniform carrying milk bottles. They are standing in front of a horse-drawn milk wagon and the Kennedy Mansf...


Zor Shrine Circus

Date: 1936-05-23 

Description: Zor Shrine Circus group posed in front of the Masonic Temple.

Date: 1948 

Description: John Jenkins, museum director, and Ruth K. Harris, museum curator, of the (then) State Historical Society of Wisconsin museum prepare a display case for an...

Date: 1953-02-27 

Description: University of Wisconsin 165-pound boxer Bobby Meath and University of Syracuse boxer Vince Rigolosi are pictured while boxing.

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Portrait of Lieutenant William Briggs prior to leaving Madison for New York and a Navy assignment. Before serving in the Navy, he was the county welfare d...

Date: 1958-12-12 

Description: A group attends the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Madison's new store, operated by handicapped people. Gathered in the doorway are Hazel Vivian, 1954 East Wa...


Bank of Wisconsin

Date: 1928-01-11 

Description: Man at savings collection window, Bank of Wisconsin, located at 1 West Main Street.

Date: 1927-03-03 

Description: Workers in the mixing room, with mixers running, at Mautz Paint and Glass Company. Bins and other accoutrements used in the manufacture of paint are visibl...

Date: 1936-03-11 

Description: Man playing accordion and man playing guitar at the Town Club, located at 2501 Sherman Avenue.

Date: 1956-09-17 

Description: Portrait of Robert Schacht, the director of the University of Wisconsin's Bureau of Information and Program services. He was the principal speaker at a clu...


Obey and Knowles

Date: 1965-09 

Description: Governor Warren Knowles (seated) signing the Technical Education Re-Organization Bill or the Higher Education Reorganization Bill, a.k.a. the Obey-Nikolay...

Date: 1948 

Description: John Jenkins, museum director of the (then) State Historical Society of Wisconsin museum, examines a pitcher in preparation for an exhibit of English luste...

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1946-04-02 

Description: Mr. Mullarkey (probably Leo R. Mullarkey) standing beside Glider Home Laundry and Dry Cleaning Agitator, Washer and steam garment press with Vel Colgate so...

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.

Date: 1954-05-01 

Description: Jackie Mansfield crosses the finish line and wins the 440-yard dash at Camp Randall as part of the University of Wisconsin vs. Iowa Track Meet.

Date: 1973-03 ca.

Description: Poster publicizing a talk with Mahatma Parlokanand speaking about the teachings of Satguru Maharaj Ji, a spiritual Perfect Master. Features a picture of Sa...


Leonard J. Farwell

Date: 1860 

Description: Leonard J. Farwell (1819-1889), Madison businessman-promoter and Wisconsin's only Whig governor (1852-1854). When this salted paper portrait was taken, Fa...

Date: 1955-02-08 

Description: William Suhr Hobbins, master of ceremonies for the Madison Art Association Beaux Arts Ball, in a large nightgown on which he painted a modernistic art pict...

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