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Photograph

Boy Scout Sled Race

Date: 1953-01-24 

Description: Group of boy scouts lined up for Klondike Derby sled race, where the boys pulled the sleds, on Monona Golf Course. Nearly 300 scouts from the Dane County...

Photograph

Boy Scout Sled Race

Date: 1953-01-24 

Description: Boy scout sled team participate in the Klondike Derby sled race, where the boys are pulling the sled, on Monona Golf Course, with Nichols School in the bac...

Date: 1954-01-17 

Description: Oscar Lochner (right) watches a committee member wearing a fur coat and hat weigh his catch.

Historical Essay

Curling in Wisconsin

Discover the rich history of the sport of curling in Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Juvenile girls speed skater, Louise Jerome from Superior, Wisconsin, poses with trophy.

Date: 1940-02-25 

Description: Winter scene with cross country skiers from Eagle River skiing on the Anvil Lake Ski Trail in the Nicolet National Forest.

Photograph

Ice Fishing

Date: 1948-01-03 

Description: Ice fishing on Lake Mendota. A traffic problem was created in the village of Maple bluff during the weekend when hundreds of persons from all parts of sou...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A family with skiing equipment stands in front of a lodge in winter. View features a large multi-story lodge with many windows and evergreen trees.

Date: 1954-01-17 

Description: Mrs. Ken Christenson pulls a perch out of a hole cut in the ice of Lake Mendota during sub-zero weather.

Date: 1956-12-29 

Description: Portrait of David Rosten and Paul Krueger as they get ready for a ride in an iceboat.

Photograph

Iceboats on Lake

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across ice towards the crews of ice yachts standing near their iceboats. There are seventeen or eighteen iceboats, and their are numbers on the sails.

Learn about the achievements of Wisconsin's Olympic speed skaters.

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: "Bundle up Tight" is the theme of this tobogganing group as they don winter clothing in preparation for outdoor activities. Shown from left to right are Ma...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Winter scene with Mary and Nelson Ross of Ross' Teal Lake Lodge. They are posing in the snow with skis and snowshoes.

Date: 1910-01-22 

Description: Winter scene with boys on skis preparing to compete at the first ski tournament in Stoughton, Wisconsin, possibly in ski jumping.

Photograph

Ice Fishing

Date: 1948-01-03 

Description: Hundreds of persons from all parts of southern Wisconsin descend on Lake Mendota to fish through the ice for perch and other pan fish. The picture was take...

Date: 1957-12-19 

Description: Group portrait of nine directors of the Blackhawk Ski Club. Seated in the first row are Stan DuRose, Harold (Blue) Schmelzer, I. R. Jacobson, and Sam LaBar...

Date: 1988-01-02 

Description: Bundled-up boys ride their tubes down an icy slope in Mee-Kwon Park.

Photograph

Snowshoeing

Date: 1924-02 

Description: Winter scene with an unidentified man pausing while snowshoeing. He carries a long walking stick.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View across ice towards two people in an iceboat on Lake Mendota.

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