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Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1960-02-06 

Description: Five men are honored by District 3 of the Four Lakes Boy Scout Council. Seated left to right: Dr. J. Bill Plummer and Ed Bryant. Standing left to right: Ha...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Couple sitting on roof which is under construction.

Date: 1900 

Description: A southwest corner view of the University of Wisconsin campus, from University Avenue just east of Park Street. A group of men are working in the road amon...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Farm couple seated outdoors on a disk harrow.


Amos Parker Wilder


Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Amos Parker Wilder, editor of the Wisconsin State Journal, and father of writer, Thornton W. Wilder.

Date: 1931-06 

Description: Leyda's Service Station on the corner of Park Street and Olin Avenue. This service station was a member of the Wadham's Oil and Grease Company chain of Mil...

Date: 1960-07-23 

Description: Group portrait of the 13 uniform wearing members of Middleton's Babe Ruth baseball team with their four coaches.



Date: 1958 ca.

Description: A man wearing headphones is sitting behind a table with the Guffawmeter. The caption reads: "Guffawmeter constructed by Paul Vanderbilt for the State Histo...

Date: 1959-11-23 

Description: Individuals break ground for the new Sequoya branch of the Madison Public Library at the Midvale Plaza shopping center. The building is being constructed b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Former Vilas Park Zoo director Frederick Winkelmann and his wife Emma, tending to canaries.


David and Joan Obey

Date:  date unknown

Description: A portrait of Assemblyman David Obey and his wife Joan in his office in the Wisconsin Capitol. Joan Obey was an important factor in Obey's political succes...

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: Two couples on an outing, posed in front of an outcropping of rock.


Rick Bloohm

Date: 1978-03 

Description: Coach Rick Bloohm is interviewed after his team wins the WIAA Girls Basketball State Championship game.

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: City Treasurer D.J. Leigh with an associate, sorting records.

Date: 1959-05-16 

Description: A man holds Kim Kuether (15-months-old) who is looking at lilacs at the University of Wisconsin Arboretum.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Major Charles Hamilton, in a detail from the roster of Company D, Seventh Wisconsin Infantry Regiment known as the Stoughton...

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: 1926 ca.

Description: Large group of students and teachers posed on a slope in front of St. Francis Xavier Catholic School for a group portrait. Many of the children and adults...

Date: 1959-07-31 

Description: Bob ("Slim Bob") Girard engineered his own hold-up at the Hi-Lo Market, 2038 Jenifer Street, and admits his guilt to the public. Shown in a portrait photo...

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