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Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Three factory workers at the Chattanooga Plow Works.

Images relating to Daisy Bates, former Arkansas NAACP President

View photographs from the collection of Daisy Bates, an American civil rights activist, publisher and writer.

Date: 1960-04-13 

Description: Edwin Robinson, 508 N. Frances Street, a staff member of the Dane County Department of Public Assistance, talks with two foster mothers, Mrs. Edwin Boley,...


Street Scene

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Street lined with storefronts, horse-drawn carts and pedestrians. Electric power lines hang over the street. On right side of photograph, an African Americ...

Date: 1961-12-07 

Description: Members of UW basketball team present a cake to their new basketball teammate, Pat Richter, at a party in honor of his being named to the UPI All-American...


Shipping Cotton

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers load bales of cotton onto a ship. The bales are being hoisted up ramps and onto the ship.

Date: 1875-07 ca.

Description: Chicago Traveling Club encamped at McBride's Point at Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota near Madison. An African American sits at the left foreground with pans...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from behind batter and umpire of Vel Phillips pitching a baseball. She is wearing a Milwaukee NAACP Youth Council sweatshirt. There are three unidenti...

Date: 1974-03 

Description: A group of male and female workers are posing around a sign and a crankcase sitting on the factory floor. The sign reads "Melrose Park Plant / March, 1974...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Vel Phillips, wearing a baseball glove, hat and a sweatshirt that reads "Milwaukee Commando NAACP Youth Council" pitching a baseball. In the background sta...

Date: 1919-01-17 

Description: Governor Emmanuel Philipp ratifying the 18th Amendment which made Prohibition law. From left to right: Executive Messenger, Samuel Banks; Senator George B....

Date: 1950-10-11 

Description: Nurse Sadie Zum Brunnen tends to a patient, seven-year-old Bonita Gill, at Madison General Hospital. Sadie is a member of the Madison Business and Professi...


Picking Cotton

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of agricultural workers picking cotton in a field.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A woman stands and reads. Two children are nearby.

Date: 1927 

Description: African American workman filling an International Model "63" coal and ice truck. The truck was owned by George Jaekel & Son Coal and Ice Company based in...

Date: 1964 

Description: Front of a brochure bearing the image of Vel Phillips superimposed on the outline of the state of Wisconsin and the phrase, "Now is the Time for Excellence...

Date: 1915-02-22 ca.

Description: A group of men, women, and children gathered around an outdoor barbecue pit as meat roasts. The barbecue took place at Louis Frank Sessions' farm during a...


Father Groppi

Date: 1968 date unknown

Description: Father Groppi in the midst of a group of people.

Date: 1956-08-23 

Description: Ed Wing, Central High School football player, has his heart checked by Dr. Hubert Hamel. Al Smith, another Central High player, looks on.

Date: 1954-03-23 

Description: Group portrait of 5 attendees at the Madison Central High School athletic banquet. Pictured, left to right, are Bill Gothard, school athlete; Harold Pollo...

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