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Date: date unknown
Description: Former Vilas Park Zoo director Frederick Winkelmann and his wife Emma, tending to canaries.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: John Newhouse, staff photographer for the "Wisconsin State Journal," in a shooting session with model Jean Harris. Ms. Harris is, for some unexplained re...
Description: Mary Lou Munts, a member of the Wisconsin Assembly, and Congressman David R. Obey at a fundraiser for Obey at the Madison Club.
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Sherwin Gillett in an oval frame.
Description: Nakoma's Twelfth Night Party featured the historical pageantry of the Twelfth Night tradition. Dr. James Griffin, billed as "Madison's most interesting boa...
Date: 1890 after
Description: Quarter-length vignetted formal portrait of Thomas Aquinas O'Dea, wearing a suit, vest and necktie. He was born September 11th, 1869 and died March 9th, 19...
Description: The annual Dane County 32nd Division Red Arrow Veterans Day party was held at the Towne Club. Guests included World War I and World War II division members...
Description: The repair shop of the Morey Airplane Company at Royal Airport in Madison. Only months after this picture was taken, Howard Morey lost both his hangar and...
Description: Gymnasium class in the Red Gym for students in College of Agriculture short course.
Date: 1900-12-17 before
Description: Front cover and interior of the menu for a Six O'Clock Club dinner on the topic of municipal ownership of Madison utilities. On the cover are two embossed...
Description: Noni Foley and R.R. (Bud) Paunack model ski wear at the Madison YMCA Ski Club's fashion show.
Description: Coach Rick Bloohm is interviewed after his team wins the WIAA Girls Basketball State Championship game.
Description: Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr., who later changed his name to Muhammad Ali, (white trunks) fighting Amos Johnson in the 178 pound final of the Pan-American Gam...
Description: Wisconsin's Charles Mohr and Stu Bartell of San Jose State in their bout during the NCAA boxing tournament at the University of Wisconsin field house. The...
Description: University of California molecular biologist, Dr. Robert Riseborough, left, confers during a break in the DDT hearings with Victor J. Yannacone, the attorn...
Description: David Vilas is shown pinning a carnation corsage on his date, Beth Herman, at the Maple Bluff social party for teens.
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...
Description: Elevated view of police students pairing up to try a move during judo instruction at the YMCA.
Description: The Madison Chamber of Commerce trophy for the division of the United Givers' Fund achieving the highest percentage of its goal is awarded to the business...
Description: Oval matted quarter-length portrait of Sherwin and Emma Gillett the year they married.
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