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Description: Dorothy Bell, a member of the Madison Skating Club's Junior Club, is shown spinning while wearing a skirted skating costume at their indoor rink at Truax F...
Description: Skating hand in hand to a waltz tune are, from left to right, Lorraine Bokina, Hugh Bell, Fritz Balsley, and Gary Rieman. Also standing on the far right i...
Description: Five of the winners in the Soap Box Derby competition pose with their prizes. Left to right are Billy McFarland, Darlington, winner of the best upholstery...
Description: Manchester's "Back to School" window display featuring mannequins wearing teenage clothing.
Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Martha and Notley Henderson with their three children. Their son Allen is standing. The Hendersons were e...
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A man is standing on top of a stack of firewood that is loaded on his horse-drawn bobsled. He is wearing a coat and hat. In the background are two homes an...
Date: date unknown
Description: Full-length studio portrait of three young women posed in front of a painted backdrop. The middle woman is seated and the others stand on each side behind...
Description: Marcia Webber, blue ribbon winner in preliminary judging at the Senior Style Review of the Dane County Junior Fair.
Description: Three men sit at a bar socializing with a bartender. Various bottles of alcohol are in front of them.
Description: Unemployed men stand in line for CWA (Civil Works Administration) jobs, inside the Public Employment Office, 111 W. Main Street.
Description: Manchester's window display of "Back to School" clothes for children.
Description: Composer Sigmund Romberg at the piano during an impromtu concert at Central High School. Members of the high school band looking on are left to right: Beve...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Storefront view of the Theodore F. Dresen jewelry store at 216 State Street. Two employees, one possibly being Theodore Dresen, stand at the storefront.
Description: Group portrait of "royalty" for the Rai-Molay dance. Seated are the queen and king, Janet Geller and David Lewis. Standing are members of the court: Jackie...
Description: Kathy Ellis (4) is shown using an insulated stick to push her marshmallows over the fire at the Hobo Party at the Wirth Ct. playground.
Date: 1939-04 ca.
Description: Gamma Delta Club members working on a card-making project and listening to the radio. The club was one of many sponsored by Neighborhood House.
Description: Group portrait of the printing press staff in the press room at the Wisconsin State Journal offices.
Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm addressing a joint meeting of the Wisconsin legislature as it convened for it's 69th legislative session.
Description: Four people fishing from the Westport bridge. Six people have lost their lives within the past eight weeks at this bridge.
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