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Date: 1954-11 

Description: A woman wears a necklace made by Erdine Stamm for the Art Guild holiday exhibit. It is made from a strip of velvet cording, two fishing corks, sequins, bea...

Photograph

Rose Wiedenfeller

Date: 1948-05-06 

Description: Portrait of Rose Weidenfeller, 1117 Mound Street, on the occasion of her 90th birthday.

Date: 1958-05-16 

Description: Coaches, team captains and mascots attend the 18th annual Frank Allis School Fathers and Sons Athletic Banquet. Standing in the back row are Coach Les Wozn...

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." Dorothy Mel...

Photograph

Laxey Church

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Laxey Church, built prior to the Civil War, was named after Laxey in the Isle of Man, from which many of the immigrants had come. There is also a cemetery...

Date: 1850 

Description: An engraving depicting a formally dressed family gathered around a Christmas tree, which is lit with candles.

Date: 1974-07-11 

Description: Alma Schmidt Petersen, wearing a summer dress and flower lei, stands at a long table on the dining porch of the main house at Black Point Estate surrounded...

Photograph

Ormond's Restaurant

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Ormond's Restaurant, a small building with a sign above the door. A driveway leads to a mailbox and a sign that reads: "Full Course Blue Plate...

Date: 1959-05-04 

Description: Two members of the decorating committee for the Madison Catholic Women's Cub's banquet, Helene McAndrews (right) and Mildred Morganson, talk while seated.

Historical Essay

Menominee Fancy Dance Bustle

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Fancy dance back bustle made of dyed turkey feathers, Neopit, Wisconsin on the Menominee Reservation, c. 1982. (Museum object # 1982.48.8)

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Honorable John D. Brown, Director of Public Celebrations for the City of Boston, presents Daisy Bates with a replica of the famed "Paul Revere Bowl" at...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A formally dressed family pose around a Christmas tree, probably in their living room. A man is sitting at a piano on the left side, with his hand resting...

Date: 1947-12-20 

Description: Members of Local 1114, United Steelworkers of America (Harnischfeger Corporation) at a holiday costume party.

Date: 1972-12-24 

Description: Traditional outdoor nativity display at 3434 Lake Mendota Drive, including trees with lights.

Date: 1955-06-25 

Description: Mrs. Robert Fisher (left), Loretta Iler, Bertha Lewis, and Florence Fitzgerald stand in the yard of Forrest and Loretta Iler home during a benefit tea for...

Date: 1944-07-12 

Description: Henry Bartholomay, Jr. and his wife, Clara Seipp Bartholomay pose at the corner of the screened porch at their summer home on the occasion of their fiftiet...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Two-sided holiday card with blue fringe all around the edges. The front has a young girl holding cream colored roses. She is wearing a white dress with a r...

Date: 1998-02-20 

Description: "This evening, Tanya Zimmerman, is our waitress, at Callahan's Grill & Bar. A perch plate (small order) is $8.95." From left to right; John Bodden, Rudy He...

Date: 1928-11-23 

Description: Group portrait of the Central High School Girl's Club having a party in the gym.

Date: 1929-04-25 

Description: Ceremony for the unveiling of the statue of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., in Statutary Hall in the U.S. Capitol. On the platform, left to right, are Senator...

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