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Description: Cliff Lutz (right) University of Wisconsin boxer competing against Dan Hickey of Michigan State at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national to...
Date: date unknown
Description: A clergyman performs an outdoor church service to boys of various ages. A small stone wall flanks each side of the altar area. The altar contains flowers...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Women and children visit soldiers at Camp Harvey. A long building with other people on a long porch is in the background.
Description: "Breanna joined Shirley when we visited JD's Fieldhouse in Caledonia."
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: Women of the Dunn County Chapter of the American Red Cross posed with sewing machines in the Stout Institute Building.
Description: University of Wisconsin's Hrlevich is greeted by his teammates as he scores the winning run in a baseball game against Purdue.
Description: As a boy scout raises the flag, the people in attendance at the Park Falls Fourth of July celebration recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Congressman David R....
Description: University of Wisconsin's catcher Gust Vergetis tags out Purdue's John Erietto at home plate with Jim Schorr in the batter's box.
Description: Young girl sitting in a rowboat on the water baiting a fishing hook. A metal can sits beside her on the seat. Original caption notes: "Perch, large and sma...
Description: Observing a poster stating: "Rain, Sleet, Snow, slow!", are Police Officer Walter Randall, with Edwin B. Petersen, winner of the "Wisconsin State Journal's...
Description: A crowd watches as soap box derby cars get ready for a race and men check over the cars. A sign over the road reads, "Free Shellubrication" for Derby Entra...
Description: Composite image including children performing exercises inside a gymnasium and an inset drawing of the exterior of the State Normal School. Text at bottom...
Description: Florence Lawrence watches as a young man with bandaged hands and face is transferred by two orderlies from a gurney onto a hospital bed. Also visible in th...
Description: Roundy Coughlin in a police uniform, stands in front of a motorcycle and a life-sized poster of four movie stars on a tandem bicycle. This event occurred o...
Description: Sergeant Norman Ehle and Lt. Herman Thomas crouch beneath a motor boat resting on a wood beam cradle at a boatyard. "The new 220-horsepower cruiser for the...
Description: A girl wearing what appears to be a camp uniform-style dress plays a bugle on a hilltop.
Description: Group portrait of Boy Scouts, Troop #24, Explorer Post from Nichols School, at Four Lakes Council Camporee in Olin Park with Lake Monona in the background.
Description: Elevated view of members of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC), probably Company 1604, in uniform and standing in formation, possibly at Fort Sheridan.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Children enjoy cold treats while being entertained, as nuns and an adult male look on.
Description: The Auer Avenue School's safety cadet team standing in front of the school building.
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