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Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

Date: 1949-12-05 

Description: One of three Barian brother boxers from Milwaukee who are entered in the sixteenth annual Tournament of Contenders held at the University of Wisconsin fiel...

Date: 1948-03-07 

Description: Group portrait of six graduates of St. Mary's school of nursing posed in their uniforms. Pictured from left to right are: Marguerite Hotz, Sheboygan; Donna...

Photograph

Girl Scout Troop 7

Date: 1948-11-27 

Description: "Members of new Girl Scout Troop No. 7 of St. James' church are completing their fourth Girl Scout clothing kit to be sent to needy children overseas."

Date: 1949-12-05 

Description: One of two Wisconsin boxing contenders in the sixteenth annual Tournament of Contenders held at the University of Wisconsin fieldhouse. Individual portrait...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947-09 

Description: President Harry S. Truman, standing at the rear of a railroad car.

Photograph

Executive Residence

Date: 1948 ca.

Description: The Executive Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. Used as Executive Residence from 1883-1950.

Date: 1949-12-05 

Description: One of three University of Wisconsin boxers entered in the sixteenth annual Tournament of Contenders held at the University of Wisconsin fieldhouse. Indivi...

Date: 1949-12-07 

Description: A display of stocking dolls, rabbits, and cats made by members of the Margaret Street Club for distribution to underprivileged children by the Wisconsin St...

Date: 1948-03-04 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Extension mailing department, with Mrs. May B. Shire and Craig Gunter hard at work mailing loan packages of information throughout...

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Arthur Pulvermacher and his dog, Chubby, are the heroes of the neighborhood along Dane Street. The dog was known for its prowess in rat catching, protector...

Date: 1949-07-10 

Description: Store front of the Norris Court Grocery, 912 East Johnson Street, the site where Sadie Jackson died after being shot by alleged murderer George "Butch" Kin...

Date: 1947-11-16 

Description: Left to right are the Rev. J. Pierce Newell, Madison, superintendent of the southern Wisconsin district of the Western Wisconsin Conference of Methodist ch...

Date: 1948-09-18 

Description: Mrs. Theodore Statz and her 6-month old daughter Cindy in the yard of their basement apartment at 425 West Wilson Street. They are soon to be evicted becau...

Date: 1947-05-21 

Description: Three Madison Scout Drum and Bugle Corps members plan for the World Jamboree in Moisson, France. George Koehler, "Ike" Edmunds, and Bob Gesteland, read a l...

Date: 1949-12-05 

Description: Officers of the newly formed Madison General Hospital Women's Auxillary. Seated, left to right: Mrs. Jerome (Helen) Coe, president; Mrs. S. L. Odegard, fi...

Date: 1949-12-10 

Description: Meta Church, Charles Postel, and Ronald Anderson, members of the Luther Memorial Church chapel choir, wear robes while posing next to a painting of an ange...

Date: 1948-12-02 

Description: Shirley Ann, age 3, and her brother, James Wertz, age 13, were chosen to present the city with the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) new baby elephant that...

Photograph

Santa Parade

Date: 1948-11-27 

Description: In front of Manchester's Department Store, Santa Claus waves to the children from his yellow Ercoupe airplane as he rides in a parade sponsored by the Madi...

Date: 1947-12-16 

Description: June (Mrs. Robert O.) McLean, and her children Roderick and Gwen, putting the finishing touches on a Gingerbread House.

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