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Date: 1950-11-06 

Description: The Madison Art Association's 16th annual Wisconsin Salon of Art opened at the Memorial Union with a traditional preview reception. Members of the Union ga...

Date: 1932 

Description: Adults sit in chairs in a classroom to hear an agricultural extension lecture given by a man standing behind a table or podium at the front of the room. Se...

Date: 1947-11-17 

Description: Alleged killers after confessing to the murder of two people. Seated are Buford Sennett, Richland Center, and Robert Winslow, Owen, standing behind them i...

Date: 1931-01-13 

Description: Indoor team portrait of the Middleton High School boy's basketball squad.

Date: 1942-08-15 

Description: A man orders a beer from the outdoor bar at a Civil Defense Rally. The banners on the booth read "Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer On Draft" and "Greendale Civilian...

Date: 1916 

Description: A.C. Bunnill, a beekeeper from Madison, and his child.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Paul H. Poberezny, founder and former president of the Experimental Aviation Association and the winner of numerous aviation awards and titles. Poberezny a...


John Schofield


Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John McAllister Schofield. At the outbreak of the Civil War, he was commissioned as a major in the Miss...

Date: 1887 

Description: Engraving of Pittsburg Landing taken from a photograph a few days after the Battle of Shiloh (Tennessee), which occurred on April 6-7, 1862. The image sho...


Ice Cream Vendors

Date: 1934-05-17 

Description: Group portrait of 22 disabled American veterans who are Forget-Me-Not ice cream bars vendors. They pose in front of 503 State Street with boxes of ice crea...

Date: 1951-07-22 

Description: Five of the winners in the Soap Box Derby competition pose with their prizes. Left to right are Billy McFarland, Darlington, winner of the best upholstery...

Date: 1948-06-17 

Description: Roy Matson, Editor, and Rex Karney, political writer, both of the Wisconsin State Journal, pictured in Matson's office prior to their leaving to att...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Small groups of men in suits sit around tables in folding chairs playing cards in a sunny parking lot. A bridge stretches into the distance above the card...


Augustin Grignon

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Daguerreotype studio portrait of Augustin Grignon. He is seated, holding a tomahawk. The tomahawk, which could also be used as a pipe, was made from a gun...


Clam Fishing

Date: 1917 

Description: Elevated view of six men on the shore of a river, with piles of clam shells inside loose wooden fences near a pile of firewood and an axe. The firewood may...

Date: 1957-07-24 

Description: Long-time Madison physician Dr. Walter W. Stebbins, seated right, celebrates his 83rd birthday with (left to right) his grandson, Walter W. Stebbins III; h...


John Mustache

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Informal full-length portrait of John Mustache standing outdoors.

Date: 1937 

Description: Philip and Robert La Follette, Jr., standing on a porch (the White House?), in long coats.

Date: 1957-11-03 

Description: Jerry Hunt, left, and George Gust, both from Verona, look at the location of the bull's eye on a target at the Verona Optimist Club turkey shoot. Funds rai...

Date: 1983 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (standing below the C) greets a delegation from Wisconsin that accompanied the official Capitol Christmas Tree cut in the Chequam...

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