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Date: 1969 

Description: A benefit gathering at James Rector People's Park to support the United Farmworkers (UFW) grape boycott. The UFW sign, with its eagle symbol, posted in th...


Description: Woman, probably a librarian, paging through a book from a crate stamped "Wisconsin Free Library Commission, Madison, Wis." Several other books are stacked...

Date: 1945-03-02 

Description: An indigenous woman poses with NATS (Naval Air Transport Service) crew on Ella Island, Tarawa Atoll, in the South Pacific. She is wearing a flowered lava l...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group portrait of a sewing circle of young girls and women wearing Norwegian costumes.


House in Winter

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: A one and one-half story house stands in a snowy landscape. A woman is walking toward the back door, hiding her face with a hand. The house was the childho...


Description: Ho-Chunk woman tanning buckskin. Typical dwellings (chipotekes) in the background.

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: A woman walks down the sidewalk. She wears a head covering and smiles at the camera, while two young girls follow close behind.

Date: 1915-03-03 

Description: A large group of African American children stand with a sign reading "Diversification of Livestock in Alabama" in front of the Montgomery State Normal Scho...

Date: 1977-08-18 

Description: Sally Perringer (in the foreground) plays the Stumpf fiddle in the Firehouse Band from Port Washington. The performance took place at the eighth annual pic...

Date: 1943-06-02 

Description: Looking west down road towards the bridge. The roadway is damaged in two spots, leaving large gaps. The walls of the bridge are still intact. Traffic barri...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of the Philadelphia Home for Incurables, established in 1877. Nurses stand near a group of patients sitting outside, some in wheelchairs.


Description: Two men and three women sitting down to a meal, possibly Mr. and Mrs. Merlin Hull on the left, and Mr. and Mrs. George Hull on the right, father and son.

Date: 1936-05-31 

Description: Group portrait of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority members standing around banquet tables at senior breakfast, 22 Langdon Street.

Date: 1923-07-22 

Description: Chickens gather around a woman near a poultry house (or chicken coop) as she feeds the flock from a metal pail. A man is walking down a path in the backgro...

Date: 2004 

Description: This old historic building on the Susan Keller property was purchased by someone who plans to remove and restore the building at another site.

Date: 1948-04-19 

Description: Visiting nurse Esther Sorensen of the Madison Visiting Nurse Service is advising Mrs. Chester B. Van Roo, the former Mary Lou Bell, on the care of her chil...

Date: 1943 

Description: Side view of six women sitting on a torpedo placed on a rolling cart at an International Harvester factory. Another woman woman stands to the side with her...

Date: 1945-01-04 

Description: Nakoma Welfare League's traditional Twelfth Night Party at Nakoma School. Pictured are some of the people who assisted with the party arrangements: left to...


Eau Claire Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: Exterior of Eau Claire Hotel, located on the corner of South Barstow and Eau Claire Street. The view from across an intersection features the hotel buildi...

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Scene from Golden Ingots at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, founded by the Sisters of Charity of New York in 1847. Costumed students act outdoors in a...

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