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Description: Class E fleet sailboats get underway in the first official test of the preliminary races of the 49th Annual Regatta of the Inland Lakes Yachting Associati...
Description: The Y-Teen group is made up of teenage girls from the local high schools who take part in activities at the YWCA. Three members of the Senior High Y-Teens...
Description: Two boys lie on the ground to look under a canvas wall at the first practice of the University of Wisconsin 1949 football team outside Camp Randall Stadium...
Description: Watercolor painting of boats and sailboats on Lake Mendota, looking towards Maple Bluff, perhaps from Governor's Island or Rocky Roost.
Description: B'nai B'rith women help entertain patients at the VA Hospital on Christmas Day. Ruth Glucksman is shown supervising a game with patients "Dutch" Parkman (...
Description: Nice weather brings the whole family out to the Dane County Junior Fair at the Dane County Fairgrounds.
Description: Artie Luetke and Dick Michels sit on top of a sand barrel to watch the 1954 Madison soap box derby races.
Description: A University of Wisconsin player (#41) attempts a basket during the basketball game against the University of Iowa. Wisconsin lost to Iowa 73-60.
Description: Parade of vehicles for Wisconsin's first civil defense support battalion test in Madison approaching along South Carroll Street and turning onto West Main...
Description: Jean Clausen sits at a table in her kitchen while doing menu planning for her family. Part of photo spread for WSJ's Centennial Cookbook recipe contest.
Description: Labor Day parade on the Capitol Square, at King Street, featuring a float that has the words "Win The War For Freedom" on the front.
Description: Philp La Follette, Mary La Follette, and Robert La Follette, Jr. playing in costume in the front yard of their home. Phil wears a top hat and long coat. Ro...
Description: Photographic postcard of the Middleton family dog, Tootsie, dressed as a nurse, attending to Tommy the cat, who rests in a doll cradle. A bottle of "Catnip...
Description: University of Wisconsin boxer, Dick Curran, lands a punch to the head of Syracuse boxer, Jay Wason.
Description: Softball tournament at old Barry Park. There are billboards along the infield between third base and home.
Description: Louis and Henry Harder and Mr. and Mrs. Schildhauer pose by a tree with their bicycles parked nearby. They were probably resting during a bicycle ride on M...
Description: View from sloped lawn of the Lake Mendota shoreline, with the Lucien S. Hanks boathouse in the foreground, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison boathous...
Description: George Maddock makes a shot during a University of Wisconsin basketball game against Northwestern University.
Description: Two wrestlers grapple down on the mat as a referee looks on. An audience sits on the floor or stands in the background.
Description: WIBA prize winners. Two couples seated behind a WIBA microphone with four Robin Hood White Flour posters on the wall.
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