Date: 1959-01-25 

Description: Winter scene with brothers Greg and Mark Hennen of 5709 Midmoor Road standing in their snow fort and hold snowballs at the ready the day following a five-i...

Date: 1931-01-19 

Description: Winter scene featuring the Camp Randall Memorial Arch on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.

Date: 1929-01-01 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the New Year's Day menu at the Loraine Hotel, part of the Schroeder Hotels, with a man and a woman dressed in sweaters and win...

Learn about the first extreme winters in Wisconsin suffered by explorers and settlers in the 17th through 19th centuries, with links to other articles

Date: 1904-02-27 

Description: The east wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol is surrounded by onlookers during the disastrous fire that caused severe damage. The conflagration began...

Date: 1921 

Description: Group portrait of timber mechanics outdoors at the Forest Products Laboratory.

Date: 1960-12-31 

Description: Bloop Polglase and John L. Bluel make last-minute checks on their iceboat prior to the Four Lakes Club races on Lake Monona.

Date: 1960-03-03 

Description: A crowd of five hundred University of Wisconsin students, some carrying protest signs, attend a rally on Library Mall. They are demonstrating peacefully ag...


Carillon Tower

Date: 1964-02 

Description: Nighttime winter scene on University of Wisconsin-Madison campus of Carillon Tower with Social Sciences building in the background.


Cows On Ice

Date: 1960-03-28 

Description: While en route from Oregon prison farm to Oscar Mayer and Co., three cows were frightened by an ambulance siren on the 700 block of West Washington Avenue...

Date: 1954 

Description: A rainy, nighttime view of the corner of Main and Carroll streets on the Capitol Square. The neon signs of the Prescription Pharmacy and the Park Hotel lig...

Date: 1901-01-21 before

Description: Back and front covers of the ninth dinner of the Six O'Clock Club, an organization that met several times a season to hear speakers on various civic issues...

Date: 1958-12-12 

Description: The front of the Alpha Chi Omega chapter house is decorated with a golden lyre Christmas decoration, put up as a surprise by the pledges. Pledges, left to...

Date: 1959-02-25 

Description: Winter scene with garagemen retrieving another car from the open drainage ditch on Midvale Boulevard, Madison, Wisconsin. The 1959 Dodge skidded into a sno...

Date: 1954-12-29 

Description: Winter scene with pedestrians standing on the sidewalk near a downtown street waiting for bus transportation in a snowstorm. Probably at Capitol Square.


Duplex Houses

Date: 1961 

Description: Scene with duplex houses and clouds at sunset.

Date: 1959-09-27 

Description: Adlai Stevenson and Governor Gaylord Nelson attend the Wisconsin-Stanford football game which turned into a very rainy event. They left the game at half ti...


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