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Description: Four women operating sausage-making equipment at the Oscar Mayer Company during World War II.
Description: Wisconsin's Hal Faverty leaps into the air to make a finger-tip catch in the end zone during the Badgers' lone tuchdown against Ohio State. A group of pho...
Description: Dorothy Reller wears her stewardess uniform and adjusts her cap in front of a mirror. The photograph was taken to accompany an article about the daily live...
Description: Members of the Four Lakes Secretaries Association hold their annual membership party in the Matador Room at the Spanish Cafe. Four of the officers are, lef...
Description: Walt Kelly arriving in Madison at the Chicago & North Western depot, is met by a person dressed as Pogo, one of his cartoon characters.
Description: Joe and Jerry Ness in the office of the Ness Roofing and Supply Co., 2632-34 Milwaukee Street. Mrs. Ness has been associated as a bookkeeper in her husban...
Description: Three men make microfilm copies of birth records in the microfilm department at the Wisconsin State Office Building (Capitol Annex), 1 West Wilson Street.
Description: Third graders at Lincoln School as Bar-None ranch hands singing and square dancing around a "campfire" in the gymnasium. Four couples, boys dressed as cowb...
Date: 1943 ca.
Description: Female employees processing "Yellow Band" weiners at the Oscar Mayer Company during World War II.
Description: The cornerstone for the million-dollar four-story addition to the Madison Vocational School was laid at the corner of North Carroll and West Dayton Streets...
Description: Luncheon menu from the Rigadoon Room in the Edgewater Hotel, with a gargoyle figure against a background of tied-back drapery, and spot illustrations of th...
Description: Interior of the new Dykman's Restaurant, 107 West Main Street, showing the v-shaped luncheon counter with two waitresses, and featuring a Toastmaster three...
Description: Alfred Ellickson and Alfred Randall play violin and guitar while Adolph directs at the Park Hotel employee party.
Description: Employees at the Madison division of the Borden Company arrange for a billboard to deliver Christmas greetings to their general manager, Henry A. Soldwedel...
Description: A group of employees records birth records in the Vault Room in the State Office Building (Capitol Annex), 1 West Wilson Street.
Description: "Roundy" Coughlin sitting between retired Police Chief William H. McCormick (left) and his successor, Chief Bruce Weatherly, at a testimonial dinner for th...
Description: Six children from the Madison Westmorland neighborhood who raised money for Roundy's charity for children pose for a portrait with "Roundy" Coughlin. Left...
Description: A man in the camera room at the Wisconsin Engraving Co. plant, 109 S. Carroll Street, is making a halftone negative, the first step in making a photo engra...
Description: Postal clerks Stanley A. Kolenda, William G. Spencer, and Nathan C. Hillmer sort mail at the Madison Post Office.
Description: Walt Kelly, famous cartoonist, shaking hands with a person dressed as Pogo, one of his cartoon characters.
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