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Photograph

John Baer

Date: 1946-04 

Description: John Baer. Possibly Joseph J. Baer, District Manager of Wisconsin National Life Insurance.

Date: 1953-07-14 

Description: Officials of the Madison Bowling Association (men) who met to plan the 1953-54 season including the association's annual tournament and the 1954 state meet...

Photograph

Trussing a Barrel

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank "Foots" Hess Jr. and Tony Hess using a truss hoop driver to install hoops around a barrel at the Hess Cooperage. Also known as "trussing".

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Joe Hess using a crozing machine to shape an oak barrel at the Hess Cooperage.

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Description: Seated waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of Captain Alexander Ahab Arnold, Company C, 30th Wisconsin Infantry, sitting with his sword at his side.

Photograph

Gordon E. Harmon

Date: 1947-02-05 

Description: Gordon E. Harmon, Superintendant of Construction for George Nelson and Sons, General Contractors, shown in uniform at his desk surrounded by blueprints. He...

Date: 1952 ca.

Description: Frank Hess Sr., owner of Hess Cooperage, finishing the exterior of a barrel on a cooper's lathe.

Date: 1934-05-10 

Description: Two bartenders stand in the middle of the circular bar at the Park Hotel.

Date: 1949-07-24 

Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Outdoor view of two men standing and two women sitting in a grassy field. They are possibly members of the Park and Pleasure Drive Association, of which Ch...

Date: 1952-08-06 

Description: Clowns surround Mayor George Forster during the Knights of Columbus Shrine Softball Circus event.

Date: 1969 

Description: Father Groppi speaking at demonstration in the Wisconsin State Capitol Assembly Chamber.

Date: 1951-04-11 

Description: Jim Studee, left, and Gordon Jenkins, students in the television repair course offered at the Madison Vocational and Adult school, build a television set....

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: Studying an art catalog at the University of Wisconsin Centennial Art Exhibit at the Memorial Union, are Mrs. Alan Jones, Fort Atkinson, and Thomas R. Heft...

Photograph

Le Roy Peterson

Date: 1948-05-13 

Description: Portrait in office of Le Roy Peterson, University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor of Education and chairman of the Dane County School Committee.

Date: 1954-09-08 

Description: Nels Anderson of 524 East Washington Avenue tells why he endorses the "fair share" plan of the United Givers Campaign.

Date: 1953-07-17 

Description: WIBA truck and two radio broadcasters on south Midvale Boulevard, the site of the Madison Soap Box Derby.

Date: 1931-06 

Description: View from street of a man standing on the sidewalk in front of a grocery store at 300 West Lakeside Street. The overhead sign reads, "F.C. Caves, Meats and...

Drawing

American House

Date: 1860 ca.

Description: A drawing of the American House, 1 North Pinckney Street. It burned down in a fire in 1868.

Photograph

Planning a Wedding

Date: 1957-04-02 

Description: Robert Rucks and Sharon Malloy talk with Reverend Arnold Lehmann of St. Bernard's Catholic Church about their upcoming marriage.

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