Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Two officers of the Edgewood College Mission Club visit with three foreign students at a dinner that recognized about one-hundred students from other count...
Description: A couple in costume at the Blackhawk Country Club Gay 90's party. Ralph T. Peterson is serving his wife, Charlotte, a typical 90's meal.
Description: Chatting with Mary Wright, vice-president of the West High School senate, are Wendell C. Matthews, left, president of the Associated Optimist clubs of Madi...
Description: Wisconsin's First Lady, Mrs. Oscar (Mary) Rennebohn, left, greeting Mrs. Gaylord Flowers (left), Oconto Falls, and Mrs. Herbert Buseman, Gillett, at a tea...
Description: Exterior view from across street of the People's State Bank decorated to honor the 250th anniversary of the discovery of the Mississippi River.
Description: Portrait (Front) of Maga Ska (White Swan), Called Joseph H. Ellis, Jr?, in partial native dress with two peace medals, headdress and breastplate. Part of S...
Description: The original caption states, "Foster parents from Dane County met for a get-together sponsored by the foster home committee of the Community Welfare Counci...
Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) during the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.
Date: 1901-05-07 before
Description: Front cover and interior pages of a menu for a banquet to Dr. John Bascom, president of the University of Wisconsin, 1874-1887, with gold-colored borders a...
Date: 1948-06-28 before
Description: Front and back sides of a one-page luncheon menu commemorating the signing of a bilateral agreement between Ireland and the United States that allowed Irel...
Description: Members of the St. Andrews Episcopal Church Women's Auxiliary plan a "Candy Cane Carnival." Left to right are Mrs. Frank S. (Virginia) Moulton, Mrs. John H...
Description: Portrait of principals at the annual Waunakee High School athletic banquet. Left to right, standing: Coach Dick Trotta, John Ripp, Dick Adler and Dave Tayl...
Description: Grace McDonald (left), Mrs. James Dodge, James McDonald, and Edward Dodge gather for a chat before dinner at the Shrine Temple banquet room.
Description: A sensational newspaper article about a newlywed couple encountering a sea serpent which resembles the Loch Ness monster.
Date: date unknown
Description: A large tombstone marking the grave of Tabitha Burgoyne Bird, the daughter of Major Burgoyne, a surgeon in the English army.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: "Joanne was our waitress at Char House Pub and Grill, Beaver Dam. Ward Woltman and Sandy Miller were our guests. After nearly 13 years, we are closing out...
Description: Women of the Moose display Christmas gifts to be given to children at Mooseheart, Illinois and for the aged at Moosehaven, Florida. Darlene Frazier (Mrs. A...
Description: "Elizabeth was our waitress at John's in Beaver Dam."
Description: Installation of Masonic officers at the Grand Council meeting. Assemblyman Christ Stauffer is second from the left.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706