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Photograph

Camp Wakanda

Date: 1947-07-22 

Description: Sailing instructor at YMCA Camp Wakanda Harry Stuhldreher Jr. is shown steering a sail boat on Lake Mendota with (L to R) Timothy Rice, Dick Lower, and Ran...

Date: 1944-07-18 

Description: Dozens of boys at Camp Wakanda on the north shore of Lake Mendota watch rescue work on an airplane which has crashed into the lake near shore. Tom Langloi...

Date: 1953-05-24 

Description: Ground breaking ceremonies at the site of St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church to replace the church that was destroyed by fire in 1951. The Reverend Edwar...

Date: 1944-07-18 

Description: Rescue of airplane which has crashed into Lake Mendota near the north shore. View of the airplane from the water toward the shore and Camp Wakanda. Tom La...

Date: 1947-07-22 

Description: Six boys enjoying their grass covered lean-to in front of a campfire at YMCA Camp Wakanda. L to R in the foreground are: John Omernik, John Stephens, John...

Date: 1945-06-25 

Description: Five campers sitting on their towels in the sunshine at Camp Wakanda, YMCA camp on Lake Mendota. Left to right: Bill Wood, Tommy Reese, Jimmy Fleury, Walte...

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: Roy Ackerman of Muskego is shown with his dog, Jet Panther. The dog was a champion in the Wisconsin Retriever field trials at Westport.

Date: 1945-06-25 

Description: A counselor, Marty Steiner, is shown with three campers: Richard Pope, Michael Donagan and Robert Winslow, in a sailboat at YMCA Camp Wakanda on Lake Mend...

Date: 1957-06-11 

Description: Three women who will preside at serving tables for the open house of Bishop William P. O'Connor's residence look over the pleasant gardens behind the house...

Date: 1955 

Description: Aerial view of St. Benedict's convent, mother house, novitiate on the north shore of Lake Mendota (aka Fox Bluff), built in 1953. From 1959 - 1966 it was...

Photograph

Westport Bridge

Date: 1945-08-07 

Description: State Highway 113 bridge over the Yahara River in Westport. The photograph is taken from the north end of the bridge showing the "blind" curve on the immed...

Date: 1948-11-01 

Description: Gray Ladies of the Dane County Red Cross teaching jewelry-making to a group of patients at the Mendota hospital for the mentally ill. Gray Ladies, shown at...

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: William Johnson of Green Bay is shown with his dog, Northwest Max. The dog was a champion in the Wisconsin Retriever field trials at Westport.

Date: 1948-11-01 

Description: Gray Ladies of the Dane County Red Cross sorting books at the library of Mendota hospital for the mentally ill. Left to right: Mrs. Frederick Hillyer, and...

Date: 1957-09-09 

Description: Jimmy Tierney, Dickie Hellenbrand, David Zeigler, and Dick Ziegler demonstrate all they remember from last year to their teacher, Sister Mary Benedict, at...

Date: 1948-11-01 

Description: Gray Ladies of the Dane County Red Cross serving tea to two unidentified patients at the Mendota hospital for the mentally ill. Left to right are: Mrs. H....

Date: 1948-11-21 

Description: Exterior view of St. Mary's of the Lake Catholic Church.

Date: 1954-06-20 

Description: Lois Tracey of Madison is shown with her dog Smoky. The dog was a champion in the Wisconsin Retriever field trials at Westport.

Date: 1948-11-01 

Description: Mrs. J.H. Svendsen, a volunteer Gray Lady of the Dane County Red Cross, shown tending patient's plants in the greenhouse at the Mendota hopsital for the me...

Date: 1899 

Description: A plat map of the township of Westport.

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