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Description: Children play a game of touchball at the Nakoma school playground, one of the many activities offered at the city's playgrounds by the board of education r...
Description: Back side of Nakoma Country Club golf score card detailing rules of the game.
Description: Nellie Arms relaxes with a cold Schlitz beer at Lewis Arms' home on Williamson Street.
Description: This quartet won the sprint medley for Madison West in the West Relays. They are shown, left to right, in the order they ran as follows: Billy Mansfield,...
Description: View of the Nakoma Country Club, 4145 Country Club Road, became the Nakoma Golf Club in 1944.
Description: Three famous University of Wisconsin athletes and three East High School athletes pose for a group portrait at the annual banquet for East lettermen at the...
Description: University of Wisconsin football player Bob Nelson weighs in at 239 pounds and is the heaviest player on the 1956 team. At right is Wisconsin State Journal...
Description: Renegade III Class E iceboat with skipper and iceboat designer Elmer Millenbach in the cockpit. Other iceboats and the north shore of Lake Monona are in t...
Description: Team photograph of the Madison West High School basketball team.
Description: Three campers sit on a log while eating watermelon after a treasure hunt at the Brownie Hoyt Park Day Camp. Left to right: Elizabeth O'Neill, Oregon; Bonn...
Description: At left, Billy Powers of 306 Norris Court shows his butterfly collection to classmate Dennis Rose, 1028 Clymer Place. The butterfly collection won first p...
Description: Isora Wilson, 432 N. Murray Street, has a collection of turnip dolls that she has made to resemble Charles Dickens' characters Pickwick and Scrooge.
Description: Madison's Naval ROTC members round the corner at South Carroll and West Main Street during the Memorial Day parade on the Capitol Square.
Description: The Madison Brass Band performing at the Wisconsin State Fair at Camp Randall. The view is facing east toward the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Description: Bernie Larson shown operating an electric boat hoist, manufactured by Gordon Engineering, Madison, at the Madison Marine Service booth, at the Southern Wis...
Description: Finish of the Class A 880 yard run in the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. Paul Hanewell of Janesville is breaking the tape in front o...
Description: Portrait of three Central High School football players in uniform.
Description: Jackie Mansfield of West High School crosses the finish line in the 100 yard dash to tie the city record in the annual East and West High School track meet...
Description: Group portrait of Edgewood High School Football Team.
Description: Walt Engelke (left), principal at Nakoma school, presents a large testimonial award certificate with many signatures honoring ex-wrestler Jimmy Demetral (r...
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