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Date: 1959-01-05 

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

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...

Photograph

Skiing

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  ca.

Description: View of people playing winter sports (sking and skating) at Virginia Kendall Park, a large, snow-covered area with a dwelling in the background.

Date:  

Description: Three women and a man slide down a snowy hill on a wooden toboggan.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The iceboat was built by the Ranke boys. There are about forty-nine people posed in front of the boat. Almost everyone is wearing ice skates. Names: Fred B...

Date: 1898 ca.

Description: A boy dressed in knickers clears the ice in preparation to fish next to his family's ice shanty.

Date: 1954-01-17 

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

Date: 1940-02-19 

Description: A couple, most likely Gerda Wank with Joe Puccetti, in the middle of an ice skating exhibition. A crowd of children and adults is watching from a snowbank...

Date:  date unknown

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

Date: 1958-01-26 

Description: Three spectators wear winter hats while attending the Blackhawk Ski Club ski jump tournament. They include, from left, Carolyn Quisling, her mother Helen Q...

Date: 1970 

Description: Color advertising photograph of a woman and two children with a toboggan and an International Scout 4x4 pickup truck. A snow-covered sledding hill is in th...

Date: 1941-02-11 

Description: A couple, most likely Gerda Wank with Joe Puccetti, in the middle of an ice skating exhibition. The man is holding the woman almost parallel to the ice whi...

Photograph

Tobogganing

Date:  date unknown

Description: A group of tobogganers waves while posing for an outdoor portrait.

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: 1969-01 

Description: A snowmobile rider long-jumps at the Eagle River Snowmobile Derby. According to the notes in the photograph album, this was the "world record long jump". T...

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: 1946-01-15 

Description: Arnold S. Zander making slush for ice skating rink border at 175 Virginia Terrace.

Date: 1972-01 

Description: View from behind of group of spectators watching competitors at the World Snowmobile Championship.

Photograph

Bill Ward

Date: 1956-12-29 

Description: Portrait of Bill Ward as he prepares to hoist the sail on an iceboat.

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