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Date: 1860 after

Description: A monkey with a Confederate flag that has fallen to the floor (representing Jefferson Davis) and a fox with a Union flag (representing General Winifield Sc...

Photograph

Street Parade Rig

Date: 1870 

Description: Street parade rig, apparently to agitate against delays in construction of a railroad to connect Manitowoc to the west. In the background is a store owned...

Date: 1928 

Description: Inside of Tuesday luncheon menu for the "South American." Includes drawings of Niagara Falls, New York, Old Fort Mackinac Island, Michigan, Michigan Boulev...

Photograph

Pontoon Airplane

Date:  

Description: Two men standing on a pontoon airplane with their dog and a line of ducks they successfully hunted.

Date:  

Description: Exterior view of the Birch Cottage at Everett's Resort surrounded by trees. There is a cushioned porch swing and other outdoor furniture on the rustic porc...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lewis Arms and Bert Rogers sit on a lawn with three children. Some of them are eating popsicles.

Date: 1930-08-23 

Description: An audience in the grandstand at the Dane County Fair watches two men in a stunt automobile advertising the RKO film, "Dixiana."

Photograph

Fishing Contest

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View of large crowd of boys and girls fishing along the shoreline with bamboo poles at a lake. Very likely a sponsored "fishing contest." There are a few p...

Date: 1948-04-21 

Description: Six students from Marquette School representing early Wisconsin settlers in Norwegian ethnic costumes performing in the school pageant celebrating Wisconsi...

Photograph

Pie-eating Contest

Date: 1994-06 

Description: "Tim Schaumberg, son of Larry and Connie Schaumberg, participated in a pie-eating contest at Theresa Firemen's Picnic."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View up gravel walk of Syl and Lucia, both wearing hats, playing at the foot of steps leading up to a small porch and door of a house.

Date: 1909 

Description: Three men fish with long cane poles at a rock lined stream.

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: The Thor Brye family is posed in front of a fence in the yard. The women wear decorative scarves around their necks and one holds a stereoscope. The frame...

Photograph

Sharing Toys

Date: 1963-09-18 

Description: Boy holds toy gun and looks at electric train set and toy train with older man.

Photograph

Effinger Park

Date: 1930 

Description: Six men and women and two dogs sitting in the shade at the park. A carved bench is in the foreground, and in the background are houses or cabins.

Date: 1932-09-15 

Description: Portrait of Clarence W. "Doc" Spears, University of Wisconsin football coach standing on the football field.

Date: 1950-07-10 

Description: Girls and boys participate in a lively croquet game at the Westmorland park playground. They are, from left to right: Jay Voss, Jimmy Leahy, Jimmie Montgo...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A small model of the first Krueger home, a log cabin located in Sugar Island. The model sits outdoors on a plank of wood covered in snow. Twigs are placed...

Photograph

Firemen's Parade

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...

Date: 1951-11-03 

Description: Action shot during the UW Indiana football game. Rollie Strehlow (#40) drives through the snow for a gain of one yard.

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