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Date: 1918 

Description: A panoramic photograph featuring the Student Army Training Corp (S.A.T.C) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison standing at attention on Library Mall. In...

Date: 1947-01-12 

Description: Pictured in the executive residence at the inaugural reception for Governor Walter S. Goodland's third term are, from the left: Mrs. J. George (Hildegarde)...


Facial Massage

Date: 1930-08-13 

Description: A male beauty operator gives a woman a facial massage in the Baron Brothers Department Store Beauty Shop/"Bobber" Shop.


Home Craft Week

Date: 1948-08-18 

Description: Mrs. Joseph W. (Frances) Vilas, Maple Bluff, is shown working on a figurine, with a background of other pottery pieces she has made.

Date: 1944-10-05 

Description: Four members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxillary, including Mrs. Hazel Miller, the national president, in a horse-drawn carriage in front of the Chic...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait of Mrs. Werner Esser's mother in front of a painted backdrop. She is seated in a chair and is wearing a dress with embroidery o...

Date: 1941-12-31 

Description: Wedding party at the alter of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Party includes bride Marian Thekla Hebl, groom James Daniel Tormey, Priest George Haeusler, b...

Date: 1947-11-06 

Description: Two young male patients and an occupational therapist doing an activity at the Wisconsin Orthodpedic Hospital, 1415 Linden Drive.

Date: 1957-05-01 

Description: "Blase beyond words were these three Shorewood women who came to the party in the abbreviated, waist-less, low-necked frocks characteristic of the 1920s."...


Memorial Day

Date: 1953-05-30 

Description: Madison observed Memorial Day with a parade and three memorial services. A Memorial Day address by Assemblyman Elmer L. Genxmer was followed by a wreath ce...

Date: 1900 before

Description: Historian Emma Helen Blair, who supervised the Historical Society's maps and manuscripts collection during the 1890s and who aided the editorial projects o...


Three Women

Date:  date unknown

Description: Photographic postcard of a studio portrait of three women, one seated in the center with her arms crossed and two standing behind her on both sides. The se...

Date: 1942-02-20 

Description: Nurse Alma Padgett feeds a patient from a tray of food at Mendota State Hospital (Mendota Mental Health Institute).


Spring Fashions

Date: 1949-02-21 

Description: Shirley Jasper stands in an afternoon tea dress, while her sons Billy, age 4, and Tommy, age 6 months, look on. She has a fur wrap around her arm.

Date: 1949-02-04 

Description: King Clayton Hahn, Milwaukee, and Queen Violet Norrman, Williams Bay, at the Junior Prom at the Great Hall of the Memorial Union.

Date: 1959-10-01 

Description: The St. Dennis Alter Society holds its second annual mother-daughter banquet. A bridal gown revue showing wedding gown styles from 1889 to the present is p...

Date: 1990-06-07 

Description: University of Wisconsin-Madison biological laboratory. Two women are standing in the center of the room at a sink, and men and women sit at tables on the r...

Date: 1948-11-28 

Description: Joseph Rothschild, manager; Bertha Atkinson, buyer and Freda Kitson, saleswoman opened the children's and infants' department at Baron Brothers Department...


Job Interview Tips

Date: 1957-04-10 

Description: Portrait of Jacqueline Miller, seated at a desk typing a job resume.

Date: 1958-06-11 

Description: William Marshner, chairman of the show (on right), helps Byron Levene with his white terrier and Leona Lundy with her miniature schnauzer while preparing f...

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