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Date: 1898 ca.

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

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: 1956-02-18 

Description: Members of the Madison Speed Skating club in their new Cardinal uniforms during a practice session at Vilas Park. The image shows 17 speed skaters posed in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: George Beronja of West Allis poses with a trophy for speed skating.

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

Date: 1972-01 

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

Date: 1954-01-17 

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

Date: 1956-12-29 

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

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the King's Gateway Hotel in Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin, with header and footer views of the hotel and nearby Gateway Inn in color, and overlapp...

Historical Essay

Curling in Wisconsin

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Junior Girls Speed Skaters Co-Champs, Andrea Melin, of Superior, Wisconsin, and Linda Schubert, of West Allis, pose together with their trophy.

Photograph

Ski Tow

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several skiers are pulled up a snow-covered hill by a ski tow while several others wait in line and another skier looks on from the hill.

Photograph

Female Curling Team

Date:  

Description: A female curling team poses with their brooms and stones for a portrait.

Date:  

Description: A Speed skater in competition falls onto the ice.

Photograph

Skiing

Date:  date unknown

Description: Four skiers start down a snow-covered slope while others look on.

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.

Photograph

Skiing

Date:  date unknown

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

Photograph

Tobogganing

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  

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

Photograph

Man on Snowshoes

Date: 1924 

Description: A man poses on snowshoes, using a long walking stick in a wooded, snow-covered landscape.

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