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Description: Indians with ball-playing equipment, believed to be used in the game of Lacrosse. (Plate 21) "In devoting a few of the last pages of this work to some of...
Description: A group of young boys gathered at the steps at the front of a house engaging in some kind of game, perhaps a game of chance. One boy is sitting above them...
Description: Andy Pafko, ballplayer for the Milwaukee Braves, and his wife playing shuffleboard. They are crouching in front of benches painted with advertising for Zol...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Ole Bull Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The family is playing croquet on the lawn. Later, the house was known as the Thorp House. It became the state's...
Description: Stephanie Johnson (from left), 16, Chanell Biami, 15, and Letesa Evans, 16, played a childhood game Friday after seeing their little sisters playing a rope...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Rebus from the National Temperance Advocate, 1884-1886 p.207.
Solution is: "What harm can there be in a glass of beer? None, my man, in one or two. 'Tis...
Description: Image from a scrapbook kept by Neighborhood House of a boys summer camp, with an image of Skip Sul?(obscured letters) participating in a game involving tak...
Description: Elevated view of people crowding around booths at a Civilian Defense Rally, "Poker Dart, Holy Name Society," "Meat mart, American Legion," "[obscured]Jap!...
Description: Anna Fiebelkorn sits at a table playing carrom with her husband William. One of her sisters is watching while sitting in a rocking chair on the left.
Description: Portrait of Loyd G. Harris and family holding pool cues.
Description: Wisconsin player Ron Steiner (#15) nears the Illinois end zone for a touchdown during the University of Wisconsin vs. Illinois football game.
Date: 1902 ca.
Description: Cary and Everetta Bass with their Christmas tree. Cary holds a toy horn; Everetta holds a doll.
Description: A smiling young girl stands on a raised platform in front of a microphone being used for the Civilian Defense Rally. A record player and other electronic d...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Ole Bull Residence at 130 East Gilman Street. Family on lawn playing croquet with house in background. Later, the house was known as the Thorp House. It be...
Description: Children playing outdoors at the Packinghouse Workers summer picnic.
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Poster or signboard with the title "McCormick Club House - Here Physical, Mental and Moral Sides of Employee are Developed Equally." Includes images of the...
Description: Portrait of Kermit "Kert" Bliss. He became director of the Madison Community Center
after serving as acting director since August 1952. The Center's progr...
Date: 1950-11-27 before
Description: Front cover of the menu for a dinner given by Nazrollah Entezam, President of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly during its fifth session and leader...
Description: Gary Kamrath displays the form that earned him the high batting average on his team for the season.
Description: Six Ho-Chunk men kneel on a blanket playing Wah-koo-chad-ah (Moccasin), a favorite game. A typical dwelling (chipoteke) in the background.
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