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Sausage Making

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Description: Four women operating sausage-making equipment at the Oscar Mayer Company during World War II.

Date: 1951-10-13 

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...

Date: 1954-11-10 

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...

Date: 1955-10-18 

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...

Date: 1952-09-26 

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.

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Joseph & Jerry Ness

Date: 1945-03-19 

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...

Date: 1942-02-11 

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.

Date: 1949-10-08 

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...

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Weiner Processing

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Female employees processing "Yellow Band" weiners at the Oscar Mayer Company during World War II.

Date: 1950-05-08 

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...

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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...

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Dykman's Restaurant

Date: 1954-10-12 

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...

Date: 1950-01-04 

Description: Alfred Ellickson and Alfred Randall play violin and guitar while Adolph directs at the Park Hotel employee party.

Date: 1958-12-19 

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...

Date: 1942-03-11 

Description: A group of employees records birth records in the Vault Room in the State Office Building (Capitol Annex), 1 West Wilson Street.

Date: 1949-01-05 

Description: "Roundy" Coughlin sitting between retired Police Chief William H. McCormick (left) and his successor, Chief Bruce Weatherly, at a testimonial dinner for th...

Date: 1956-09-15 

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...

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Shooting a Negative

Date: 1934-03-02 

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...

Date: 1955-08-31 

Description: Postal clerks Stanley A. Kolenda, William G. Spencer, and Nathan C. Hillmer sort mail at the Madison Post Office.

Date: 1952-09-26 

Description: Walt Kelly, famous cartoonist, shaking hands with a person dressed as Pogo, one of his cartoon characters.

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