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Date: 1956 ca.

Description: Includes street index and index to points of interest. Shows land ownership by name, plat of town, local streets, schools, parks, highways, railroads, ward...

Date: 1956-11-17 

Description: View of the Dane County Courthouse, 207 West Main Street, erected in 1885, the second on this site, just prior to being razed and replaced by a parking ram...


Polio Victims

Date: 1951-08-02 

Description: Bonnie Wainscott (left), age 16, and her mother Mrs. Grace Wainscott are greeted by Francis M. Higgins, President of Wisconsin Central Airlines. The Wainsc...


Ravine Bridge

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: A public bus crosses the bridge over a ravine on Lake Mendota Drive in Shorewood, looking east.

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A sampan boat in Hong Kong harbor. Perhaps what caught the photographer's eye was the laundry on the boat hanging out to dry.

Date: 1954-12 

Description: Department of Public Works workers look over signs to be posted on city streets.

Date: 1952-10-03 ca.

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., seated together in the Eisenhower Presidential campaign train dining car.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Farmers unloading bags of seed from the back of an International L-series pickup truck in a field. A McCormick Farmall H tractor with attached grain drill...


Learning to Drive

Date: 1954-07-01 before

Description: Mary Emmerich learns to release and lift an auto's hood under the direction of West High basketball coach and driving instructor, Don Page.

Date: 1955-08-28 

Description: Frank Lloyd Wright standing in the center of a group in the parking lot of the First Unitarian Society Meeting House, a building that he had designed. They...

Date: 1958 

Description: Intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. The sign for the Wisconsin Historical Society is located in the middle of th...

Date: 1958-10-01 

Description: Milwaukee County Stadium on the day of the first game of the 1958 World Series, between the Milwaukee Braves and the New York Yankees. Fire fighters and po...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior of the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan, including a portion of the entry courtyard. The hotel was designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

Date: 1955 

Description: Air view of University Avenue at Midvale Boulevard.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: Three-quarter left side front view of an International cement mixer truck owned by San Francisco's Pacific Cement and Aggregates, Inc.

Date: 1959-04-04 

Description: U.W. sailors jump gun. These members of the University of Wisconsin Hoofers Club got tired of looking at ice-locked Lake Mendota and hauled their boats to...

Date: 1952-01-18 

Description: Orvin T. Havey is shown with trophies for his iceboat, the "Mary B," that won the Class A Championship in the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice reg...

Date: 1951-09 ca.

Description: A British soldier or police officer and a civilian on the bridge between the British area of Hong Kong and Communist China.

Date: 1959 

Description: Photographic postcard view of cabins by a lake. In the foreground is a birch sign with antlers that reads: "Tonto."

Date: 1959-02-25 

Description: Winter scene with garagemen retrieving another car from the open drainage ditch on Midvale Boulevard, Madison, Wisconsin. The 1959 Dodge skidded into a sno...

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