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Date: 1957 

Description: Map is indexed by street name in the margins. The map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fo...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Friends of Lewis Arms enjoy beer at a party at Brittingham Park. Seated on the ground from left to right are: Elinora (mother of Lewis Arms, Jr.), Hattie,...

Photograph

Dairy Days Parade

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Bernard Arms holding a firearm poses on a parade float decorated in an autumn theme, including a stuffed bear, fox, and squirrel. The parade was a part of...

Date: 1950 

Description: Color photograph of an International L-160 or L-180 truck hauling corn cobs with a barn and other farm buildings in the background.

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Lewis Arms is sitting in the driver's seat of a 1941(?) DeSoto automobile owned by Joe Brown, as his friend Booker T (standing) looks on. They are at James...

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,...

Photograph

Fort Dells

Date: 1959 

Description: View looking over Fort Dells, with cars parked in the foreground.

Date: 1956 

Description: View across parking lot of Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The gymnasium annex in course of demolition. There...

Date: 1954-09-05 

Description: Two Janesville women in plaid dresses plan the navigation routes for their husbands in the Madison Sports Car Club's "Rallye." Alice Doman (left) and Helen...

Date: 1959 

Description: Actor John Wayne chats with driver Jim De Shon in an International Travelall sound truck on the set of "The Horse Soldiers." Owned by Goldwyn Studios and h...

Date: 1953-03 

Description: A sleek, deluxe sleeping railroad passenger car made of high-strength, low-alloy steel.

Date: 1950 

Description: Father and son at work cutting wood with McCormick Farmall H tractor running belt-driven circular saw on rural farm. Behind them is parked an International...

Date: 1954 

Description: The intersection of Mifflin Street and Wisconsin Avenue after the old City Hall (1858-1954) and Fuller Opera House had been torn down.

Book or Pamphlet

Barley and Malt Map

Date: 1952 

Description: Map of the barley-growing regions of North America, published by the Rahr Malting Company, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1952.

Date: 1958 

Description: View of the Kapec Orchards roadside stand from across Verona Road outside Madison.

Date: 1956 

Description: Side view of an International Universal Engineer Tractor mock-up. The original caption reads, "Tactical usage and logistical support features of the Univer...

Photograph

I Like Ike

Date: 1956-11-10 

Description: Bet winner and Eisenhower supporter Edwin L. Warner enjoys his payoff from bet loser and Adlai Stevenson backer John Shaat, as Shaat tows Warner along the...

Photograph

The Dream Sled

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: This was the first boat & sled-type wind sled built on Madeline Island. Built by Elmer Nelson for Howard Russell between 1950-1951. Had a 9-cylinder R-680-...

Date: 1956-12-02 

Description: Elevated view of a Cub Scout, Girl Scout, and Brownie Scout bringing boxes of food to St. Vincent de Paul to be distributed to recently arrived Hungarian r...

Date: 1957-02-27 

Description: Four golfers with stand with their hands in their pockets while watching a fifth golfer, Frank (Moon) Molinaro power off a drive. The other four include, l...

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