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Description: Mrs. Georgia Russell, an accountant in the State Motor Vehicle Department, displays the mail bag and bomb package that were involved in an unsuccessful att...
Description: This blue line print map shows proposed changes reserving railroad right-of-ways for future highways, land plots, as well as Lake Monona and Lake Mendota.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: The "Pere Marquette" cargo boat, enroute from Manitowoc to Luddington.
Description: A panoramic view of the Mississippi River flooding during the spring, showing the dykes built along the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad tracks at Sec...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Slightly elevated view of the stockroom (?) of the Nekoosa-Edwards Paper Co.
Description: Greeting astronaut James A. Lovell (4th from the left) and his wife at the airport are Wisconsin Governor Warren P. Knowles (2nd from the left) and Mrs. Do...
Description: View from street of group of local boys taking part in a celebration of National Bicycle Week. Members of the Shaker-Callaway Post of the VFW were on hand...
Date: 1964-10-19 ca.
Description: Cedar tree on shoreline looking out to an old pier over pilings and rocks. There is a building or boathouse on it. This is a former fishing settlement west...
Description: Color photo of the Universal Engineer Tractor. The original caption reads, "Ready for combat by land or water, and air transportable, the UET-E1 (Armored...
Date: 1966 before
Description: View down sidewalk of a group of people gathered outside the Madison County Courthouse. Behind them, more people are gathered on the sidewalk in front of s...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, additions, streets, and railroads.
Description: View down flooded railroad tracks of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad by the Mississippi River. There are houses on the left, and in the backgroun...
Description: Workers of the Springfield Plant pose with the 4,000,000th truck produced at the plant.
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: View of the doors of the back of a police vehicle. An American flag sticker is visible in the window.
Description: Ernesto Chacon, a grape boycott organizer from Milwaukee, is wearing a jacket, sunglasses and a necklace around his neck. He is holding a United Farmworker...
Date: 1967 ca.
Description: Color advertising photograph of an International Transtar CO-4070 semi-truck parked along a waterfront.
Description: Two fisherman pull in a net of carp fish on Lake Winnebago.
Description: Three experienced sky divers, Miles Micya and Mel Gall of the Air Force, and Bob Falconer (Falkener), a UW student, jumped into Lake Mendota from an airpla...
Date: 1967-09-04 ca.
Description: A service station decorated with a flowers in a window box. On the left is a Pepsi-Cola vending machine.
Date: 1964-08-24 ca.
Description: Tree-lined entrance to the D.S. Funk property, which is visible through the trees. Two rustic fences and a lamppost flank the driveway. A sign hanging abov...
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