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Description: A Wisconsin state official historical marker titled 'Forest Restoration, The Beginning.'
The text reads: "This place on Trout Lake was selected by E.M. G...
Description: The dedication ceremony of the Camp Randall historical marker was part of the halftime entertainment of the Wisconsin versus Ohio State football game. Gove...
Date: 1969 ca.
Description: A construction worker leans back while pulling on a large rope. Construction equipment, supplies, and signs are in the background.
Description: Monona police chief Clifford Pfister displays a police crash helmet with blinking red lights that he designed with the assistance of the Ray-O-Vac Company...
Date: 1961-12-29 ca.
Description: Two young boys, one with Loftstrand-style crutches most likely due to polio, are looking at a window display. The Packers were about to play for, and would...
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: A mail carrier leans out the side of a Scout 80 mail truck to hand letters to children waiting at a mailbox.
Description: Falk caption reads, "Forward end view of partially assembled unit; shows quill shaft bearings and clutch drive discs." The final product was purchased by S...
Description: Aerial view of the Duluth-Superior bridge.
Description: Farm worker Conrado Lopez, on strike against Libby, McNeill & Libby, displays his "Huelga! — NFWA" union button with its trademark black eagle symbol in a...
Description: Among the past presidents of the Madison Woman's Club who attended the tea were Minnetta Hastings, Flora Ritter, Dorothy Schubert and Harriet Loucks.
Description: A manhole cover in the street with steam coming through its openings.
Description: Waunakee West High School athletes hold trophies. They include, left to right: Dick Barbian, football captain; Dave Roberts, most valuable basketball playe...
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Two men in suits watch four large cranes working to construct the World Trade Center. The cranes sit atop an extensive metal-beam structure and the men ar...
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: Two men and a woman stand outside the entrance to the Clay County Courthouse. To the right of the doorway is a sign that reads "Fallout Shelter." The capti...
Description: Exterior of stage entrance. The state door is below a fire escape that connects to a white balcony to the right. Below the balcony is a poster for the Mil...
Description: Thirteen-year-old John "Butch" Quick is photographed filling the hopper of his Cub Cadet tractor with fertilizer.
Description: Button factory at the Wetzel residence. At one time, bone buttons were manufactured in this building.
Date: 1960-07-10 ca.
Description: View of a rolling field in a dense fog. A wire fence with wooden posts stands in the foreground and a group of trees grow in the field.
Description: A roll on/roll off freighter is shown and was later purchased by Sun Shipbuilding. Falk caption reads, "Half strut for 646 single screw-roll on/roll off fr...
Description: Elevated view of the Carillon Tower and Social Science Building, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Picnic Point and Lake Mendota are in the ba...
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