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Date:  date unknown

Description: Barn raising at Lars Davidsen Reque's home. Crew members can be seen mortising freshly hewn timbers with a hand-operated boring machine. Men are also seen...

Date: 1961-11-06 

Description: Certified professional secretary Molly Foye sits at her desk at the Wisconsin State Headquarters of the Selective Service System. She is the secretary to C...

Date: 1947-12-18 

Description: People with packages lined up at the customer service windows of the Madison post office, 215 Monona Avenue, at Christmas.

Photograph

Mary Wright Bain

Date: 1932-06-17 

Description: Portrait of Mary Wright (Mrs. H. Foster) Bain, who flew her own airplane from her home in Newark, N.J. to her University of Wisconsin reunion. She is posin...

Date: 1950-09-16 

Description: George H. Johnson (left), Gisholt Machine Company president, and Stanley Prideaux (center), president of the United Steelworkers of America, congratulate F...

Date: 1953-08-04 

Description: Portrait photograph of William F. Steuber, Jr., a highway engineer and author of the novel, "Us, Inc."

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1958-02-19 

Description: An oil portrait of Gov. Walter S. Goodland is brought out of storage to be hung in the governor's office with those of other former governors. Arlene Weide...

Date: 1958-07-18 

Description: Charles B. Seals and his father Bellamy, have received a citation from the Puss'n Boots bronze award committee. The citation resulted from pictures of thei...

Date: 1893 

Description: Pharmacy supplies are displayed in shelves in an office at the Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane, lit by gas lamps hanging above the desk. (Mendota M...

Date: 1933-06-07 

Description: Evangelist W. P. Butler with hand upraised and Rev. Joseph Washington, pastor of Mt. Zion Baptist Church stand beside Lulu Elroy who is about to be baptize...

Date: 1959-07-13 

Description: A check in the amount of $238,500 for the purchase of the old United Community Chest headquarters at 14 West Johnson Street was presented to Chest official...

Date: 1944-12-20 

Description: A mechanic in the service department of Hefty Sales Corporation is prepares to do a complete overhaul of a washing machine.

Date: 1937-03-10 

Description: Two bartenders pour drinks for customers at the Circular Bar in the Park Hotel.

Date: 1956 

Description: Aerial view of lower University of Wisconsin-Madison campus with demolition of buildings on both sides of the Armory-Gymnasium to make space for future pla...

Date: 1950-09-16 

Description: Caroline Genske, an office worker at Gisholt Machine Company, starts the process of check writing for the nearly one hundred percent participation of the c...

Date: 1933-05-23 

Description: Janette Serrec, lecturer and writer on the "Fine Art of Successful Living," stands beside a Hawthorne bicycle from Ward's. She is wearing jodhpurs and boot...

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Louis Heindel (left), Madison Business Association president, presented plaques to Edwin J. Connor, Emery Oliver, and Louis Hirsig in recognition of outsta...

Date: 1953-11-16 

Description: Major league baseball's reserve clause was the topic at a meeting of the Dane County Bar Association. Pictured are Frank Lane, Chicago White Sox general ma...

Date: 1951-02-15 

Description: Milton Kneebone, a member of the city street-marking crew, spray-paints street name signs.

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