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Date: 1879 

Description: A group of men pose in the yard of the Tonyawatha Spring Hotel with paddles and carpentry tools. The hotel is a frame bracket style structure that has lat...

Date: 1948-11-15 

Description: "Chuckie", a 3-year-old who has spent most of the past year as a patient at the Morningside Tuberculosis Sanatorium near Madison. He closely resembles the...

Date: 1960-02-22 

Description: Thirteen teenage boys wear matching shirts with striped collars, sleeve bands, and waist bands to pose in three rows with their coach. The four boys standi...

Date: 1947-10-08 

Description: Norbertine Novitiate Chapel, showing Jerome Tremel and Angelo Frascino kneeling in prayer, with John Patrick Shaughnessy lighting the candles at the altar....

Date: 1959-09-29 

Description: Blooming Grove Fire Department Lt. John Robertstad installs an alert sign beneath the bedroom window of Lynn Stenrud to aid in rescue operations in the eve...

Date: 1946-03-28 

Description: Estes School Farm Safety Program held at the Estes School on Cottage Grove Road. People in the audience with students' farm safety projects displayed on th...

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: Family posed sitting in yard with croquet mallets and balls in front. Brick house with third story fan window and frame addition in back with slanted roof...

Date: 1946-08-17 

Description: Skid-path of the Greyhound bus that crashed on Highway 12 about 2 miles east of Madison. The bus left the highway, plunged 200 feet along a ditch, hit a d...

Date: 1948-10-31 

Description: John Speranza stands at the ruins of his store, dairy bar and home on Highways 12 & 18 south of Madison (2606 West Broadway). With him is his wife, Bertha...

Date: 1954-12-12 

Description: A welcoming reception honors Edmund Schwan, first principle at Monona Grove High School. Mrs. John Lyons stands at a table pouring tea and, standing from l...

Date: 1948-10-31 

Description: Rt. Rev. Adaltbert Turowski, Vatican City, Rome, father general of the Catholic Pallottine Order which will operate the seminary, shown addressing the audi...

Date: 1931-02-26 

Description: Newspaper clipping of an article about the end of Lake Monona Wild Life Sanctuary Association, a group that had been trying to preserve Frost's Woods.

Date: 1944-04-11 

Description: William and Frederike Weber farm house on Highway 12-18, near the Yahara River south of Lake Monona. The house was also the Children's Home for Rheumatic...

Date: 1947-10-08 

Description: Exterior view of Norbertine Novitiate, 4123 Monona Drive. Originally the Frank Allis home built in 1888. Lake Monona is in the background.

Map or Atlas

Frost's Woods

Date: 1927 ca.

Description: Blueprint-style map of Frost Woods on the shore of Lake Monona. The map indicates the locations of Indian mounds, an Indian camp, and various plants. There...

Date: 1950-03-31 

Description: Nichols School poster contest for the Red Cross Blood Drive. At rear is Clifford Olson, chairman and sponsor of the contest for the Blooming Grove and Mono...

Date: 1926-07-28 

Description: Newspaper clipping including headline, photograph of six Winnebago (Ho Chunk) Indians, and a caption indicating that the men pictured would be attending a...

Date: 1958-12-09 

Description: Linda Lee Elverman, 19 month-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Sheldon Elverman, sits in a crib at Morningside Sanatorium where she is recovering from tuberculo...

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: A two-story frame house with shuttered windows. Ellestad (born 1805 Ostreslidre, Valdres, Norway, died 1891 Blooming Grove) immigrated 1848 with his wife G...

Date: 1911 

Description: Plat Map of Blooming Grove in "Atlas of Dane County, Wisconsin."

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