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Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Washington Monument from the end of the reflecting pool. A car is in the right foreground.


Grading Cranberries

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Machinery used for grading cranberries. As the berries move through the machine the are sorted by size and deposited on the appropriate conveyor belt for p...



Date: 1953 

Description: An aerial view of Wonewoc showing central businesses and a railroad.

Date: 1959 ca.

Description: Color postcard of the exterior of the Wisconsin Center for adult education at 702 Langdon Street.

Date: 1958 

Description: Lewis Arms (left) and Charlie Caldwell pose on their Harley-Davidson motorcycles.

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Color photograph of men loading a piece of construction equipment onto a trailer attached to a Model M-52 truck-tractor. Other vehicles parked on a gravel...


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...

Date: 1951 ca.

Description: Color photograph of two men talking next to a trailer loaded with a Farmall Super C tractor, possibly at International Harvester's experimental farm at Hin...


Pigeon-Hole Parking

Date: 1952-08-01 

Description: A group of Davenport, Iowa, city officials and business leaders visited Madison to study the city's unique pigeon-hole parking unit at the Harry S. Manches...

Date: 1958-12 

Description: Showroom display featuring the International Metro-Mite AM-80 truck. A banner above the Metro-Mite describes the vehicle as "America's biggest little deli...

Date: 1958 

Description: Two Harley-Davidson motorcycles belonging to Lewis Arms and Charlie Caldwell are parked on the corner of Olin Avenue and Park Street at a gas/service stati...

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.

Date: 1957-09-26 

Description: Daisy Bates looks out from her front window as members of the 101st Airborne Division prepare to escort members of the "Little Rock Nine" to Central High S...

Date: 1958 

Description: An elevated view of the intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. Bascom Hill can be seen in the right background, and...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: A factory worker at International Harvester's Tractor Works uses a forklift with a small crane to transport materials.

Date: 1954-08-10 

Description: Exterior view from street at night of the Photo Copy Service and Madison Film Productions, Inc., building at 211 West Mifflin Street.

Date: 1957 

Description: An factory worker causes sparks to fly by using a tool on the body of an A-100 "Golden Jubilee" model truck at International Harvester's Springfield Works.

Date: 1954-07-25 

Description: Finish line of the Soap Box Derby on Midvale Boulevard. Two cars are about to cross the line with crowds of people watching from behind fences along the si...


Aztalan Museum

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Aztalan Museum after restoration. The building, originally a church with a steeple, was built in 1852.


The Dream Sled

Date: 1953 ca.

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

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