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Description: Three attendants stand beside a Goodrich truck at Goodrich Silvertown, Inc. 515 University Avenue, next to a sign for Goodrich Tires and Batteries. A pile...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View down Main Street, a dirt road with horses and buggies and a wooden walkway. There is a brick building in the left foreground, with houses further down...
Description: John Karch stirs a hot pot of candy syrup on a stove while trays of finished candy cool on the table.
Description: Wisconsin Secretary of State Robert C. Zimmerman, seated, looks over papers of incorporation for the Wisconsin Retail Merchants Association. Looking on are...
Description: Mrs. Joseph (Betty Pruett) Farrington, former police reporter, recalls work days with Russell B. Pyre, current reporter. She was a police reporter from 191...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: In a studio "gag" portrait, two men sit at a table playing cards in front of a painted backdrop. Both are showing their hands and smoking cigars. Each man...
Description: Man using an old scale at the H.M. Zander Creamery.
Description: Group portrait of members of the Orpheum Theatre softball team and their wearing t-shirts that read "Cool Orpheum" .
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A carefully posed scene of a man, woman, and girl at home. The girl sits with a cat on her lap. The man, in a wicker rocker, reads the "Editorial Section"...
Description: Governor and Mrs. Walter J. Kohler, Jr. hold a state flag requested for display by a Pacific Air Force hospital. Behind them some of the wall decoration ne...
Description: Because his birthday falls on the same date as Abraham Lincoln's, Chief Justice Marvin B. Bosenberry, honorary president for the Four Lakes Boy Scout Counc...
Description: Group portrait of Geraldine Nestigen with Carol Burns and Wansleigh Gotstein.
Date: 1960-07 ca.
Description: Dorothy Webber, president of the Municipal Golf Association, models Bermuda shorts and a sleeveless blouse.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: View of the interior running track inside the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Red Gym (Armory or Old Red).
Description: Group portrait with Coach Herbert (Butch) Mueller and his East backfield. Left to right are Capt. Ray Winburn, Jim Woller, Mueller, Doug Hyslop, and Tom Ne...
Description: Copy of a family portrait that includes a father, daughter and three sons. Two people on the right are only partially visible.
Description: Group portrait of 17 insurance men, each who have been named by his agency as "Man of the Year." They are at the Madison Association of General Agents and...
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: Group portrait of men, women and children posing outdoors under the shade of trees next to a sign that reads "Photographers' Picnic."
Description: An unnamed graduate receives a high school diploma as the audience looks on at the 1962 East High School graduation ceremony. Presenting the diplomas is sc...
Description: Interior view of Club Marco (formerly French Village), Oregon Road (2323 S. Park St.), with couples dancing and people sitting at tables in the foreground.
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