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Date: 1948-04-10 

Description: Wisconsin's new racing shell, the Mendota, receives the champagne bottle from sponsor Mrs. Harry (Mary) Stuhldreher in the christening ceremony on t...

Date: 1947-03-15 

Description: Pallbearers carrying the casket of Governor Walter Goodland from the Madison Masonic Temple.

Date: 1914-01-13 

Description: Smoke billows from windows on the State Street (left) and Carroll Street (right) sides of the Wisconsin Building. Firemen on ladders work from both sides o...

Date: 1961-02-07 

Description: The Women's Societies of Christian Service of the Methodist Churches of Madison observed the society's 20th anniversary with a "Heritage Tea." Sayda Pette...

Date: 1947-12-16 

Description: June McGovern is reading The Night Before Christmas to her children Diane, Jill and Jackie.

Date: 1954-07-04 

Description: Children under the age of five bustle about while scrambling for peanuts thrown on the ground during the Fourth of July parade.

Date: 1948-11-21 

Description: Three youth with noise makers preparing for a New Year's Eve party held at the LOFT. From left are Phyllis Robinson, La Vern Anderson and Joan Gottschalk....

Historical Essay

Mrs. Fairchild's Worth Gown

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Gown made by Charles Frederick Worth of Paris for Frances Fairchild of Madison, Wisconsin, 1880. (Museum object #1945.960,A)

Photograph

Turner Family

Date: 1953-09-09 

Description: Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Turner, Richland Center farmers, stand by the steps of a Northwest Orient airliner with their daughter, Mrs. Chester Hall. The Turners...

Date: 1898 

Description: Crowd around fountain at Wisconsin State Capitol for a 50-year celebration. There are decorations hanging from the fountain, and flower arrangements are ar...

Photograph

University League

Date: 1948-10-14 

Description: The University League committee members, wives of University of Wisconsin faculty, make table decorations for the Centennial luncheon at the Memorial Union...

Date: 1958-01-27 

Description: The Rev. Fr. Paul Z. Hoornstra (right) receives the keys to the church from Senior Warden Charles Burdick (second from left). At left is Junior Warden J. N...

Photograph

Bride and Groom

Date: 1954-12-12 

Description: Three-quarter-length portrait of a bride and groom. The ceremony was performed in the Wesley foundation chapel. For her marriage, the bride chose a street-...

Date: 1933-04-07 

Description: Overhead view of bar and crowd in Fauerbach Brewing Co. tavern at 651 Williamson Street, celebrating the end of Prohibition.

Date: 1959-10-31 

Description: Children wore costumes while attending the Sunset Village Community Club Halloween Party. From left to right are Mary Moore, Nancy Shell, Jane Albert, Shar...

Date: 1952-01-23 

Description: Erin "Ace" Karp, advisor for the Loft, is shown discussing arrangements for the celebration in honor of the Loft's sixth anniversary with Carolyn Ames, pro...

Date: 1950-06-12 

Description: Group portrait of a wedding party standing in front of altar in Hunt Chapel of Christ Presbyterian Church. Pictured left to right are: Jo Anne Elmer, brid...

Date: 1947-03-29 

Description: The eight NCAA National Boxing Champions with their trophies. The tournament was held at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House. Back row, left to...

Date: 1900-11-19 before

Description: Front cover of the program for a Six O'Clock Club dinner, with a man in a pastoral setting wearing a chef's hat and an apron, reading a Thanksgiving procla...

Date: 1942-04-25 

Description: Portrait of bride Arlene Tiedeman and groom Edward Jankowski, UW and Green Bay football star, and Lorraine Tiedeman, bride's maid and Charles Pasch, best m...

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