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Description: A fashionably dressed woman is sharing a book with an elderly woman.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereo view of a lake scene in Madison, probably looking south on Lake Monona at a boat race in progress. From the series "The Beauties of the City of Madi...
Description: Four first graders look on as Sister Mary Cabrini uses a pointer to draw their attention to a large picture. The children are Michael Crary, William Leute,...
Date: 1955 ca.
Description: Mary Herb (left), the Wisconsin State Student Nursing Association President and Signe Skott Cooper (right), Wisconsin State Student Nursing Association Adv...
Description: Three children and fireman sitting on fire truck.
Description: Mrs. Edith Trowbridge, 4202 Mandan Cresent, pulls a ring on a string which opens a trap door to a metal-lined slide to a basement trash box under her sink...
Description: A crane places the bronze statue, "Wisconsin," by Daniel Chester French, on top of the Wisconsin State Capitol dome.
Description: Wisconsin National Secretaries Association annual spring meeting is held at the Ivy Inn in Madison. Officers of the Association shown (left to right) are
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the Pennco Field (Royal Airport), including the hanger and airplanes on the ground. Lake Monona, the Wisconsin State Capitol, and the Madiso...
Description: Madison bowlers Gene Cawley and Harold Estervig stand against a wall for a portrait.
Description: Welch Oyl-Ayr Heating Co., 1437 Regent St., (Trachte building) with Ford truck parked in front. The building is next to M.J. Nilles Sheet Metal and Furnac...
Description: Portrait of Mrs. Olivia Douglass SeCheverell celebrating her 95th birthday. Mrs. SeCheverell worked fifty-four years as a seamstress, retiring when she wa...
Description: Water from firehoses has frozen into ice that coats power wires, trees, and pumps at the gas station next to the Hotel Washington, which burns in the backg...
Description: Joan Davis, a Manitowoc coed who reigned on the previous weekend as queen of the 30th Little International Livestock Show sponsored by the College of Agric...
Description: Gene Ryberg, member of Silver Badgers 4-H Club, uses a saw while working on a handicraft project.
Date: date unknown
Description: View from shoreline of four individuals in a canoe on Lake Mendota, framed with branches from a tree on the left side of the image.
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: Outdoor group portrait of the Mendota Beach School group in front of a school building.
Description: Mrs. Donald Tracy and her three sons, Douglas, Greg and Michael, use a shopping cart at the opening of the new Red Owl supermarket at 3535 East Washington...
Description: Five boys experiment with diving apparatus on a diving raft. Left to right: Lyell Tullis, Edgar Tullis, and Jerry Randall fixing the diving head gear, w...
Description: Man straining paint into smaller cans at Mautz Painting Company.
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