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Paper Drive

Date: 1945-08-11 

Description: Members of the Junior Red Cross, Boy Scouts of Troops 20 and 30, and boys of Madison, sitting on the back of a Truax Field army truck loaded with waste pap...

Date: 1990-08 

Description: Grilling burgers and corn on the cob, all washed down with beer... a typical menu for a Wisconsin political fundraiser. This event was for State Senator Ru...

Date: 1865-06-28 ca.

Description: The Great Fair held at Milwaukee for the benefit of the Wisconsin Soldiers Home. The 130x130 foot building was constructed especially for the ten-day fair....

Photograph

Empty Stocking Club

Date: 1950-12-12 

Description: Mrs. Leslie (Luella) Morris and Allen Zoeller check for children's names in the "Holiday Exchange," a filing system which serves as a clearing house for th...

Date: 1971-03-30 ca.

Description: Poster advertising the Wisconsin Center Art Auction (formerly Art on the Park). The proceeds of the auction provided scholarship funds.

Date: 1956-03-06 

Description: Harold W. Rucks, of Edgerton sits in a wheel chair while working at a table jig saw. Rucks, who had been severely crippled for 17 years with rheumatiod art...

Date: 1954-09-21 

Description: Eleanor Riley Grant sits in the living room of the Frank Riley house, 2925 Oakridge Avenue, one of the homes on the benefit tour for the League of Women Vo...

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United Givers' Fund

Date: 1950-10-06 

Description: Group portrait of the volunteer workers of the United Givers' Fund at their planning meeting for solicitation of business and industrial firms for their an...

Date: 1989-07 

Description: "Theresa library board members, Peggy Langenfeld, Sandy Merchant, Betty Bodden, and Ralph Widmer pose with a fund-raiser sign."

Date: 1950-10-31 

Description: The Zor Shriner Auxillary check room "concession" held at the Masonic Temple for all auxillary social events is one of their many fund raising activities t...

Date: 1944 

Description: Treasury Design No. 42, "Advancing Soldiers." The poster features a combat scene, with ships landing on shore, aircraft soaring along the horizon, and arme...

Photograph

Ballweg Benefit

Date: 1948-08-11 

Description: Group portrait of seven girls who put on an entertainment on Kendall Avenue, which raised $8.10 for the Ballweg family hit hard by the tornado that recentl...

Date: 1957-03-11 

Description: Roland Delameter cleans a blackboard in a Bascom Hall classroom during his job as a maintenance man at the University of Wisconsin. Roland and his wife, Wi...

Date: 1948-08-04 

Description: Portrait of three Proudfit Street kids who produced a circus for the benefit of the Ballweg family, victims of a tornado at Springfield Hill. They are, lef...

Date: 1942 

Description: Treasury Design No. 15, "Navy Anti-Aircraft." The poster features four sailors operating anti-aircraft artillery. In the bottom left corner it reads: "At l...

Map or Atlas

Beloit College Campus

Date: 1949 

Description: This map of the Beloit College Campus is a pictorial depiction of the layout of campus including buildings and students depicted as Shmoos (popular cartoon...

Date: 1950-10-31 

Description: The Zor Shriner Auxillary's two rummage sales are some of their best fund raising activities, held to benefit the Shriners' hospitals for crippled children...

Date: 1957-05-01 

Description: Mrs. Norman Gill looks out a window from inside her home at Spring Hill Farm near Cambridge, viewing the surrounding countryside and the Koshkonong river....

Date: 1954-01-25 

Description: Jean Mack, a Pi Beta Phi alumnae, models a gown she will wear to the Madison Alumnae Panhellenic Association Benefit Ball. The Ball raises money for Univer...

Date: 1965-06-02 

Description: Susan Butler presents a check for $760 to Atty. William Chatterton, president of the Dane county Assn. for Mental Health. The gift has been designated for...

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