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Date: 1912 

Description: View down Main Street, with City Hall in the background. On the left is a general merchandise store, a bank and other businesses. In the foreground on the...

Date: 1897 

Description: Outdoor quarter-length portrait of Thomas Turvill sitting in a chair. He is resting his head on his right hand.


Smilingest Trio

Date: 1949-03-07 

Description: "There are three good reasons for the three beaming smiles shown. Jack Ihde, left, is smiling because he found $176 in cash and $310 in checks, returned t...

Date: 1918 

Description: A panoramic photograph featuring the Student Army Training Corp (S.A.T.C) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison standing at attention on Library Mall. In...


L.L. Oeland

Date: 1947-01-11 

Description: Portrait of L.L. Oeland, realtor and executive director of the Citizen's Public Welfare Association. He was instrumental in calling attention to the health...

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Captain Harry Dyer, age 80, admiring his model log raft and steam boat in his basement workshop. For 20 years he was a raft boat mate. He left the river in...


Open Casket

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Open casket of a young bearded and moustached man outdoors. There is a canvas covering used as a backdrop.

Date: 1947-11-09 

Description: First Congregational Church Pastor, Reverend Alfred W. Swan, in pastoral robe.


Charles Lindbergh

Date: 1927 

Description: Charles Lindbergh arriving in Madison to receive an honorary degree from University of Wisconsin. 1927


Man with Pet Rats

Date: 1934-07-25 

Description: John Harrison, 616 Williamson Street, with part of his brood of doomed white rats. City health department ordered their extermination.

Date: 1947-03-20 

Description: Pictured are Roy Matson, editor of the Wisconsin State Journal (seated), and Louise Marston, society editor of the paper (standing at left), discuss...


Facial Massage

Date: 1930-08-13 

Description: A male beauty operator gives a woman a facial massage in the Baron Brothers Department Store Beauty Shop/"Bobber" Shop.

Date: 1957-04-24 

Description: Lewis Arms sits on a railing outside University Hospital where he worked as a storeroom clerk. He is wearing a white jacket and hat.


Harlan Lunde


Description: Full-length mug shot of Harlan Lunde.

Date: 1971-07 

Description: Interior of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue at James Madison Park. Bob Freeman and Jim Harris are inspecting the interior of the structure after it was move...

Date: 1928-04-17 

Description: Howard Morey flying an airplane that advertised Pennco Oil, his distributorship of Waco airplanes, and his flying school. His diverse operations were typic...

Date: 1972-09 

Description: Campaign poster for 1972 Democratic Presidential nominee George McGovern, who lost the election to Richard Nixon. Features a large screen printed brown pic...

Date: 1941-12-31 

Description: Wedding party at the alter of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Party includes bride Marian Thekla Hebl, groom James Daniel Tormey, Priest George Haeusler, b...

Date: 1948 after

Description: A Wisconsin Central Airlines pilot walking toward a twin-engine Lockheed 10A airplane parked on the runway at Truax Field.

Date: 1958-08-02 

Description: Three men looking at Baltimore Federal Savings Bank advertisements.

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