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Date: 1959-09-29 

Description: The Madison Chamber of Commerce presents a check for $50 to the Madison Junior Achievement to aid the work done by the program. Shown (L-R) are John R. Bey...

Date: 1959-06-29 

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...


Poultry Science

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Group of ten people, both men and women, observing a researcher working in a laboratory with young chickens in a wire cage beneath a lamp. The researcher w...


Carson Gulley

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carson Gulley stands in front of the Van Hise building on the UW-Madison campus, holding his hat in one hand, with his other hand in his jacket pocket.

Date: 1961-06-25 

Description: A benefit softball game was held for Louis (Corky) Meyers, center, of the Senate Bar who broke his leg in the first game of the season. Dick Lampe, left,...

Date: 1920-06-24 

Description: Outdoor group portrait of the extended Gillett family at a reunion.


Mr. Luhman ?

Date: 1959-08-05 

Description: Outdoor portrait of Mr. Luhman (?) standing in a garden.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Carl Russell Fish, noted professor of American history at the University of Wisconsin, shown standing on the steps of the State Historical Society building...

Date: 1960-09-13 

Description: Four members of the Madison West Optimist Club demonstrate their sales technique to sell peanuts to raise funds for boys' activities. Left to right are Blu...

Date: 1968 

Description: David R. Obey, then a Wisconsin assemblyman, testifying in the Capitol in behalf of the reorganization of state government proposed by the Kellett Commissi...

Glimpses of African-American Life in the Midwest, 1865-1934

Read about three generations of a Midwestern African-American family.


Construction Site

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cement mixer and construction crew at a work site. Smoke pours from the exhaust pipe on top. Bags of material and other equipment can be seen on the left a...

Date: 1942-12-25 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the Christmas booklet from Truax Army Air Field, with a pinned-up drawing of a turkey perched on one leg on a butcher block ta...


Samuel F. Clise

Date: 1860 

Description: Waist-up portrait of Samuel Clise, from a composite photograph of the Wisconsin State Assembly of 1860.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval matted portrait of the Atwoods, Sherwin Gillett's maternal grandparents.

Date: 1960-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of the 13 uniform wearing members of Middleton's Babe Ruth baseball team with their four coaches.

Date: 1958-11-07 

Description: The Henry Schroeder Council of the Telephone Pioneers of America (TPA) present a check for $499.95 to Dr. Nathan Smith, professor of pediatrics at Wisconsi...

Date: 1958-11-14 

Description: Portrait of Connie Schwoegler, one of three Madison entries in the national All-Star bowling tournament in Buffalo, NY.

Date: 1959-08-27 

Description: A new 4-cent postage stamp honors the American soil conservation effort by showing various phases of soil conservation. Shown (L-R) are Russell Silverwood,...

Date: 1959-07-31 

Description: Four suspects in the "burglary" at Hi-Lo Market, 2038 Jenifer Street, include (left to right) Bill Faust ("The Slasher"), Ed Matush ("Melon Head"), Jack La...

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