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Date: 1956-01-23 

Description: Two members of the West High School Girls' Curling Club demonstrate a sweeping technique. At left is Pat Thomson and right, Mary Stumpf.

Date: 1960-02-14 

Description: Portrait of Larry Bergh, Eau Claire, rising young star of the Blackhawk Ski Club jumping tournament.

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: 1960-02-14 

Description: Bob Immens, Chicago, takes off from ski jump at the Blackhawk Ski Club ski jumping event held at Tomahawk Ridge.

Date: 1985 

Description: Steve Brown of Madison crouching on ice and holding a curling stone. He wears sweater with a patch that reads: "U.S. Men's National Curling Championship, M...

Date: 1958-01-26 

Description: Two members of the booster club of the Blackhawk Ski club are shown. They are Lies Jungbloed, left, a native of Holland, and Gudran Gudmundsdottir, a nati...

Date: 1956-01-23 

Description: Terry Thomas, left, a member of the West High School Girls' Curling Club, prepares to send a stone down a sheet at the Madison Curling Club. Waiting with t...

Photograph

Out of Action

Date: 1967-01-13 

Description: Dejected skier at home with cast and crutches, after breaking her leg practicing for competition.

Photograph

Skiing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Skiers move down a snow-covered slope with trees lining either side.

Date: 1956-01-23 

Description: Four members of the West High School Girls' Curling Club hold their brooms. They are, from left: Mary La Duke, Sally Crownhart, Sally Trieloff, and Susie T...

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.

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: 1958-01-26 

Description: Amatuer photographers and ski jumping spectators Irv Jacobsen and Forest Bakken attend the Blackhawk Ski Club's 11th annual jumping tournament. Both men ho...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men and a woman sit on a toboggan in midair while riding down a snow-covered hill.

Date: 1959-01-05 

Description: Bob Renzichek (left) and Tom Knoncke wax their equipment before a day of skiing.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Casey FitzRandolph’s racing skin worn during the 2003-2004 World Cup speed skating events. (Museum object #2005.146.1)

Date: 1952-01-13 

Description: A group pulls a home-made Alaskan-type sled during the Boy Scouts Klondike at Glenway Golf Course.

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...

A Nostalgic Look at Wisconsin Winters

Explore this gallery featuring the best and most interesting Wisconsin winter photographs.

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...

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