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Date: 1948 

Description: John Jenkins, museum director, and Ruth K. Harris, museum curator, of the (then) State Historical Society of Wisconsin museum prepare a display case for an...


Bank of Wisconsin

Date: 1928-01-11 

Description: Man at savings collection window, Bank of Wisconsin, located at 1 West Main Street.

Date: 1927-03-03 

Description: Workers in the mixing room, with mixers running, at Mautz Paint and Glass Company. Bins and other accoutrements used in the manufacture of paint are visibl...


Obey and Knowles

Date: 1965-09 

Description: Governor Warren Knowles (seated) signing the Technical Education Re-Organization Bill or the Higher Education Reorganization Bill, a.k.a. the Obey-Nikolay...

Date: 1948 

Description: John Jenkins, museum director of the (then) State Historical Society of Wisconsin museum, examines a pitcher in preparation for an exhibit of English luste...

Date: 1939-08-07 

Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.

Date: 1954-05-19 

Description: Auditorium of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed First Unitarian Society Meeting House, with the benches and tables configured for a banquet marking the congr...

Date: 1959-12-04 

Description: Acting Postmaster for Madison, John F. Whitmore (right), receives a certificate of appointment from Adolph Knudson (left), postal department field services...

Date: 1935-10-24 

Description: Klein Dickert Co. warehouse, 1130-32 Regent St., with two workers loading glass panel onto truck.


Packard Maintenance

Date: 1946-06-29 

Description: An African American mechanic works on a car up on the rack for servicing at the gas station Meehan Motor Mart, 209 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1926-03-03 

Description: Man straining paint into smaller cans at Mautz Painting Company.

Date: 1930 

Description: Men use a steel husker and shredder and a Farmall Regular tractor on the farm of J. Peter Peterson.

Date: 1949-04-05 

Description: Portrait of Stanley Prideaux, worker at the Gisholt Machine Company, who is representing the CIO Dane County Industrial Union council on the 1949 Madison C...

Date: 1955-02-08 

Description: Electrician feeding cable into the electrical box on the north second floor hallway of th Wisconsin Historical Society. Changes in the library delivery are...

Date: 1957-01-22 

Description: Two machinist apprentices of the Gisholt Machine Company, Earle G. Brooks of 431 Hawthorne Court and Orval Austin Jr. of 1885 East Main Street, learn how t...

Date: 1952-03-25 

Description: University of Wisconsin cancer research scientists who received grants from the Wisconsin division of the American Cancer Society are: Seated (left to righ...

Date: 1934-09-21 

Description: Interior of Harper Battery Service, located at 124 West Main Street. There is a man standing with his foot on the running board of an automobile, holding a...

Date: 1952-09-26 

Description: Walt Kelly posing with a person dressed as Pogo, his cartoon creation, and Jo Ingelfield, who was selected to be Pogo's first lady if he successfully won h...

Date: 1933-09-15 

Description: Interior of Urso's West Side Palm Tavern with two bartenders, cigar display, tin ceiling and palms. The tavern was located at 734 West Washington Avenue in...

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