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Date: 1957-07-16 

Description: Cathryn Montgomery with her daughter, 3-year-old Cathy Sue, visit Cathryn's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leon W. Pettersen, on Prospect Avenue.


Game of Pool

Date: 1911 after

Description: Forest Middleton, left, prepares a pool shot while his opponent looks on. They are playing on a portable pool table in Forest's room. Photographs, cigar ad...

Date: 1956-09-21 

Description: Madison Central's Dick Riddle runs the ball against Beloit as Sam Loniello (#60) prepares to block a Beloit defender in their football game at Breese Steve...

Date: 1947-05 before

Description: Cartoon, mounted on board, by Clifford K. Berryman of candidates wearing spring dresses and hats or headbands, and dancing around a maypole, with the Washi...

Date: ????-08-20 

Description: Dane County tug of war champion team dressed in overalls, with ropes used in competition. The team went to the 1934 Chicago World's Fair,


Description: A man participates in the state cow chip throw. A crowd is gathered behind him.


Description: Children seated around a triangular table in the loggia (hallway) of the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed meeting house of the First Unitarian Society. They ap...


Men Playing Catch


Description: Two men play catch in a park-like setting. A number of trees and an outbuilding are visible.

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: A group of children stand in a circle under trees while playing an outdoor game led by Mrs. Markley. Two children sit on a tree swing to the right and hors...

Date: 1984-03 

Description: The Theresa team watches as a teammate plays.

Date: 1959-06-30 

Description: A neighborhood circus at 567 Park Lane, the Robert Munger residence, benefited "Roundy's Fun Fund." Left to right in first row: Cheryl Eickner, Douglas Bo...


Pinata Breaking

Date: 1971-05-30 

Description: Children attempt to break a pinata at a Sunday picnic at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church.


The Moccasin Game

Date:  date unknown

Description: Several Indian men kneel on a rug to play the moccasin game. One man is holding a drum and wearing a headdress (also called a war bonnet).

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: Elevated view of people crowding around booths at a Civilian Defense Rally, "Poker Dart, Holy Name Society," "Meat mart, American Legion," "[obscured]Jap!...


Frisbee Catch

Date: 1988-07-20 

Description: Young men clamor to catch a Frisbee during a beach game.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fireman playing cribbage in a quiet moment at the Dayton and Randall Streets Fire Station Number 4 with spittoon in the foreground.


Playing Croquet

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Six people playing croquet in front of picket fence; frame house with shutters and latticework on porch in background.

Date: 1960-11-05 

Description: Nena (40) returns a punt by the Wildcats during the University of Wisconsin versus Northwestern homecoming football game.

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Dunham School, standing in a grove of trees, surrounded by a fence. Seven children play "Andy-Over-the-Schoolhouse", a game in which they throw a ball over...

Date: 1949-05-02 

Description: Action in a Mendota League softball game in Vilas Park. The batter is Bob Olson of Philgas. The catcher is Charcoal Grill's Armstrong. The umpire is Vito S...

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