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Date: 1950-04-17 

Description: Pharmacist Joyce Smith Gaines examines a product in her laboratory.

Date: 1935-06-03 ca.

Description: Men from the Illinois Soil Conservation Project stand for a photograph at International Harvester's experimental farm at Hinsdale. Original caption reads:...

Date: 1948-01-10 

Description: A woman in a laboratory coat working in a laboratory. (Possibily Jane Fred?).

Date: 1947 

Description: A man pushes a wheeled cart loaded with six milk cans past buildings on International Harvester's Hinsdale experimental farm. The original caption reads, "...

Date: 1946-07-02 

Description: Experimental model steam car, taken from right side, for the Keen Manufacturing Company, 2661 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1956-02-27 

Description: Olaf Hanson, operator of a meat counter, displays his invention: a plastic mold to assemble city chicken on wood skewers.

Photograph

New Teachers

Date: 1953-09-22 

Description: Two fifth grade pupils, Frederick Blundell, Jr. and Lynn Seidl, examine a microscope while their science teacher at Longfellow School, Elizabeth Supernaw,...

Date: 1958-06-11 

Description: A.W. Brown of Research Products Corporation shows off the new "cut-to-size" piece of the firm's newly developed filter for room air conditioners.

Photograph

Weighing Pig Lead

Date: 1866-05 

Description: Engraved view of two men in a train locomotive observing the weighing of pig lead. Several bars of lead are stacked near the scale.

Photograph

Big Baby

Date: 1958-10-04 

Description: A new mother looks on as her 13-pound newborn infant is weighed by the nurse.

Photograph

Science Project

Date: 1989-02-27 

Description: Student demonstrates his science project that tests the effectiveness of aspirin.

Photograph

Toledo Scale

Date: 1928-05-20 

Description: A man weighs a bucket on an old scale at the Evans Creamery.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Aldo Leopold inspecting white pine, on Wisconsin River farm, a weekend retreat for the Professor of Wildlife Management at UW-Madison.

Date: 1896 

Description: Rear view of two passenger pigeons in a cage. This species of pigeon is now extinct. The pigeons lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whitman...

Date: 1954-09-11 

Description: The lightest member of the University of Wisconsin football team, halfback Ken Hofer from Wallace, Michigan, weighs-in at 157 pounds.

Date: 1957-04-11 

Description: Pictured at the speakers' table at the dinner at Maple Bluff Country club are, left to right, Juliana Luberg; Dr. W. D. Stovall, director of the State Labo...

Date: 1954-09-11 

Description: University of Wisconsin football captain Gary Messner steps on the scale as coach Ivan Williamson looks on.

Historical Essay

Dairyland Rat Poison

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Dairyland Rat Poison container made for the Wisconsin Pharmacal Co. of Milwaukee, 1955-1965. (Museum object #1999.143.34)

Photograph

Old Science Hall

Date: 1884 

Description: View across Park Street of Science Hall building after the fire of December 1, 1884, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The building's exterior...

Date: 1954-07-22 

Description: Floyd Klahn (left), Dale Ross, and B. L. Macken stand by a new electronic scale used to weigh Madison Soap Box Derby entries.

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