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Description: Francesca Schumacher (left) and Kay Schramm pose with Madison sports writers Monte McCormick (left) of the Wisconsin State Journal and Lew Cornelius, Capit...
Description: Men greasing cars in the Klean Rite Auto Laundry, located at 739 East Mifflin Street.
Description: Close-up of the demolition of the dome of the Third Capitol, one of the few known photographs that permits such close observation of the architectural deta...
Description: Man attaches extra rims onto a Fordson tractor.
Description: View of the 100-year-old First United Methodist Church (formerly the First Methodist Episcopal Church) in the process of being demolished. It stood at the...
Description: Tere Rios (Mrs. H. J. Versace), left, chats with the store proprietor who holds a copy of her book "An Angel Grows Up". They are at an autographing tea at...
Description: Boston "Pops" orchestra conductor Arthur Fiedler speaks with Elizabeth Monschein of WHA and Cliff Roberts of WIBA. Fiedler was in Madison to speak to repre...
Date: 1925 after
Description: Elevated view of motorized fire trucks, horse-drawn fire trucks, automobiles and water wagons gathered on East Washington Avenue. All the vehicles are acco...
Description: Frank E. Nordeen, a state engineering employee, points to the main electric switchboard in the State Capitol building basement while standing next to an el...
Description: Women stamp hams with the USDA grade stamp and the Oscar Mayer label as they move by on an assembly line.
Description: Howard Sechrest, of Howard Welding & Machine Co., wears goggles and welds in the boiler at the Loraine Hotel.
Description: Certificates of service are presented to two Madison Railway Express Agency employees by Madison general agent J.A. Domack (right) at the Elks Club. Recipi...
Description: Noni Foley and R.R. (Bud) Paunack model ski wear at the Madison YMCA Ski Club's fashion show.
Description: Wisconsin Supreme Court Chief Justice Marvin B. Rosenberry receiving a birthday cake from two Boy Scouts of the Four Lakes council in Lincoln Day ceremoni...
Description: Postal workers deal with a shipment of Christmas mail that was "arriving by the roomful and the ton." Workers are, left to right: William Borjinkhof, John...
Description: Roundy Coughlin, Wisconsin State Journal sports reporter, standing with the parking meter he uses to raise money for his "Roundy's Fun Club" for han...
Description: Artist Frances Hawkins sits in a wicker chair and paints at the easel in her studio.
Description: Four men in bookkeeping department at the Security State Bank, 1965 Atwood Avenue. They are standing and working at machines near a row of windows that loo...
Description: While standing on the steps of a passenger car, North Western Railway conductor C.R. Odekirk prepares for his final run on the Dakota 400. He is retiring a...
Description: Wisconsin State Journal sports columnist, Joseph L. "Roundy" Coughlin and "character about town" relaxes on a park bench.
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