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Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Pilot John Kaminski racing a motorcycle at the fairgrounds.
Date: 1938-09-03 ca.
Description: A group of people at the Indiana State Fair gather around a map of Indiana showing locations for the manufacture of International truck parts. The Internat...
Description: Father James Groppi (1931-) and social activists at NAACP March, marching east up Wisconsin Avenue.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Two boys sled down a snow covered hillside at the farm. Two leafless trees are on the right. Along the horizon is a red building on the left with a fence s...
Description: A statue of P.T. Barnum was in front of the Wisconsin State Historical Society building to announce the coming of the "Barnum Sideshow of the 19th Century"...
Description: 1952 Alice in Dairyland Beverly Ann Steffen and 1953 Alice in Dairyland Mary Ellen Jenks standing in front of a "Smoke Your Own Fish" stand at the 1953 Wis...
Description: Article entitled "Several Indian Families Now Encamped at Frost's Woods, Ancient Camp Site" about Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Indians camping on the shores of Lak...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Man sitting in a speed boat named "Badger" on the Mississippi River. There are flags at the stern and bow. In the background is the town of Cassville along...
Description: Roger McFadden of New Glarus is shown in his racer at the starting line at the 1954 Madison soap box derby. He lost by a few inches to the champion, Phil P...
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: A man films a family as they sit at a picnic table and eat lunch at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition.
Description: Wisconsin boxer Ellis Gasser (right) and Ron Nichols of San Jose State spar during their semi-final round bout during the NCAA boxing tournament at the Uni...
Description: Entries in the Lewis Baking Contest. Seven tables full of plates of desserts are displayed in a large room.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones sits on the lap of "best friend of Mr. & Mrs. Lloyd Jones" and plays with a toy train car.
Description: In the two-mile relay race at Madison West High School Relay Carnival, James McIntyre, Milwaukee Solomon Juneau, wins by one-tenth of a second over Jack Do...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of men and women disembarking from the "Yankee Boy" boat on what appears to be a lake pier. Row boats, shoreline, and surrounding homes are v...
Description: People riding decorated bicycles in a 4th of July parade.
Description: Two Madison teenagers, Judith Rendall and Gina Johnson, stand on board Judy's Class C sailboat "Nite-Hawk."
Description: Lake Mendota from the back of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house, 16 Langdon Street, with a view of the fraternity's pier and University of Wisconsin bui...
Description: A crowd of people outside of the Wisconsin At Work Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair Park. A blimp emblazoned with the word...
Description: Wisconsin boxer Dave Nelson (left) and John Drye of San Jose State participate in their semi-final bout during the NCAA boxing tournament at the University...
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