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Date: 1957 

Description: Map is indexed by street name in the margins. The map shows roads, highways, railroads, parks, city buildings, schools, cemeteries, city limits, and the Fo...

Photograph

Wagon Wheel

Date: 1951-03-01 

Description: "Wagon Wheel on Gill Road."

Date: 1953 ca.

Description: Young boy with a rootbeer float moustache standing in the parking lot of a rootbeer stand.

Photograph

Carillon Tower

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Carillon Tower on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. There is a plaque on a rock near the curb close to the entrance to the tower.

Date: 1954-12 

Description: Department of Public Works workers look over signs to be posted on city streets.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Elevated view of graded cranberries moving along multiple conveyor belts to await further processing and inspection. Three men stand near the conveyor belt...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of new wing under construction. A fence separates the wing from the road.

Date: 1954 

Description: "Telephoto picture of the old bridge. Note Highway is 175."

Date: 1956 

Description: Side view of an International Universal Engineer Tractor mock-up. The original caption reads, "Tactical usage and logistical support features of the Univer...

Date: 1959 

Description: An International truck sits on a bridge spanning Glen Canyon and the Colorado River.

Photograph

Hans Heg Statue

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: The statue of Colonel Hans Christian Heg (1829-1863), commander of the 15th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry Regiment in the Civil War, as it stands in front o...

Photograph

Mobil Gas Station

Date: 1955-06-16 

Description: Robert Blossom's Mobil gas station, 3702 East Washington Avenue. Background includes Mayfair Homes sign and Jacob's Mobile Home Sales, 3715 East Washingto...

Date: 1959 

Description: Group of soldiers talking on a runway at the Camaguey Airport in Cuba one year after the Cuban Revolution. Juan Almeida Bosque, the operating chief of the...

Date: 1958 

Description: Intersection of Park and State Streets from the Wisconsin Historical Society. The sign for the Wisconsin Historical Society is located in the middle of th...

Date: 1953-07-19 

Description: View down the hill at the Madison Soap Box Derby on South Midvale Boulevard during a soap box derby race. One car is visible on the track and a large crowd...

Date: 1958-04-01 

Description: An antique 82-year-old horse-drawn hearse, pushed by pranksters into the Milwaukee River near the North Avenue bridge, being pulled out by a tow-truck, as...

Date: 1957-07-11 

Description: Interior of Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Librarian Doris Cruger sits at desk inside Madison Public Library's new bookmobile. Standing are Mayor...

Date: 1956-06 

Description: A man uses an International TD-6 crawler tractor (TracTracTor) with a Drott skid-shovel to load dirt into the bed of an International VF-190 dump truck.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: This map is revised by McMahon Engineering Company, Menasha, Wisconsin and shows plat of town, local streets, concrete monument, iron stake, government sto...

Date: 1957-04-01 

Description: The State Historical Society of Wisconsin's Historymobile at the Clark Service Station, 2631 University Avenue. Mr. and Mrs. J.J. Tschudy (Jake and Irene),...

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