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Take Over Newspaper

Date: 1972-07-26 

Description: Individual crouches on the sidewalk against a brick wall in front of the Rennebohms at Lake and State Streets (now Walgreens) hawking Take Over news...


Dave and Mary Lou

Date: 1994 

Description: Mary Lou Munts, a member of the Wisconsin Assembly, and Congressman David R. Obey at a fundraiser for Obey at the Madison Club.

Date: 1936-03-30 

Description: Elevated view of veterans sitting at individual tables in the occupational therapy room, making poppies in the Wisconsin Memorial Hospital. The hospital is...

Date:  ca.

Description: View of Madison from across Lake Monona with couple in foreground on pier.

Date: 1947-03-09 

Description: Portrait of James Ward Rector, appointed to the Wisconsin Supreme Court in 1946 and now seeking election to the court.

Date: 1926-10-02 

Description: Four men selecting seed corn ears in a cornfield.

Date: 1956-03-04 

Description: Madison Curling Club members during the Invitational Bonspiel at Lavern Harmon Rink. The Madison Curling Club received the Walter C. Rhodes Trophy for the...

Date: 1932-05-05 

Description: The U.S. airmail radio operator at Royal Airport in Madison. During the 1920s Madison had two airports: the Madison Airport (aka the North Street Airport)...

Date: 1964 

Description: Caption reads: "F. Gerald Ham, Wisconsin State Archivist, examining papers (posed re-enactment) in preparation of a guide to labor history research materia...

Date: 1952-02-26 

Description: The work of the Red Cross in peacetime is less well publicized than its wartime services. Pictured are Mrs. Ken (Betty) Kozasa, 320 West Dayton Street, cha...

Date: 1949-01-05 

Description: Retired Police Chief William H. McCormick was honored by his friends and associates at a testimonial dinner at the Elk's Club. Seated at the table (left to...

Date: 1947-03-08 

Description: Police Officer Robert O'Brien showing guns he carved.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of exterior of Trailer Truck and Body Co. repair services. Four men are posed in front of garage. One man is wearing a suit, the others wear work clot...

Date: 1959-01-07 

Description: Problems of insect and plant disease control are discussed at the 13th annual Insect Control Conference at the Hotel Loraine. About 120 representatives of...


Horse-Drawn Hearse

Date:  date unknown

Description: Black Earth hearse drawn by horses. Chris Schanel, the Black Earth undertaker, is driving. In the background on the right a small pig is running near a fen...

Date: 1956-07-02 

Description: Leo J. Merkel of 1925 West Lawn Avenue; Mrs. Hal Halfmamn of 440 Marston Avenue; Mr. Halfman; A. J. Sticha of 1109 Ridgewood Avenue, and Mrs. (Margaret) St...

Date: 1936-04-16 

Description: Madison Packing Co. (Neesvig) truck parked in front of their store at 307 W. Johnson Street, with Labor Temple next door, 309 W. Johnson Street. Sign on tr...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: Trick photograph featuring two images of Sherwin Gillett doing laundry in a washtub. He is posing in front of a painted backdrop.

Date: 1946-04-24 

Description: "Pat" Maloney, lubrication expert at Madison Motors Incorporated, 332 West Johnson Street, shown using a pressure grease gun.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: West Madison Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul railroad station, 644 West Washington Avenue. There are pedestrians and parked automobiles near the station.

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