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Date: 1933-06-20 

Description: Portrait of "King Joe," hobo king, in town lobbying to make Wisconsin safe for "hobo-ocracy.". He was elected president of the Bonafide Hobos Union at an i...

Date: 1948-12-15 

Description: Display window at Rundell's, a men's clothing store at 15 East Main Street. The display window is decorated with Christmas wreaths. The display features va...

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...

Photograph

Edwin B. Fred

Date: 1944-12-23 

Description: Edwin B. Fred, who will become the 12th president of the University of Wisconsin on February 15, 1945.

Date: 1947-03-13 

Description: Group portrait of the Neenah High School boys basketball team who participated in the consolation game at the WIAA State High School Basketball Tournament.

Date: 1959-11-23 

Description: Individuals break ground for the new Sequoya branch of the Madison Public Library at the Midvale Plaza shopping center. The building is being constructed b...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Gisholt treasurer, standing and displaying a Sid Boyum drawing on top of a desk. The drawing was created for the treasurer in celebration of his retire...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Two men standing behind a tractor in front of a small building on a farm. A sign in front of the tractor reads: "We Are Power Farmers Using Fordson Tractor...

Date: 1945-02-28 

Description: Reverend William H. Gentz, assistant pastor at Bethel Lutheran Church, 318 Wisconsin Avenue.

Date: 1949-02-14 

Description: In front of Gainsborough's painting, "Miss Sparrow", are Professor and Mrs. Jack Klenitz, 208, Highland Avenue and, on the right, Professor Julian Harris,...

Photograph

Holstein Bull

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of a Holstein bull in a University of Wisconsin farm yard. A man holds the bull by a nose ring secured to a pole.

Date: 1947-01-20 

Description: Officers of the East Side Business Men's Association pose with the tier cake made for the Association's Silver Jubilee banquet at the Hotel Loraine. Pictu...

Date: 1978 ca.

Description: Adkins and Shindo families posing in yukatas (the garment) at the Adkins home. From left to right back row: Shizuo Shindo, MD, Mrs. Shindo, Loraine Adkins,...

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Description: Bill Mootz (left) and Lewis Arms pose with a truck that advertises "Kayser's, 702 E. Wash. Ave., Madison" on the door. Both men were employees at Kayser Mo...

Date: 1944-11-05 

Description: Members of the Wisconsin Banking Commission shown examining a State Historical Society collection of coins and currency, and bank notes signed by some of W...

Photograph

Men Who Cook

Date: 1956-05-22 

Description: Mortimer Levitan is shown with his collection of herbs, spices and salts. He is also a cookbook collector.

Photograph

Firemen's Parade

Date: 1925 after

Description: Elevated view of motorized fire trucks, horse-drawn fire trucks, automobiles and water wagons gathered on East Washington Avenue. All the vehicles are acco...

Date: 1876-07 

Description: Stereograph, probably one of Dahl's images from "Centennial Views of Madison, July 4th, 1876." In the distance, a group of soldiers stand in front of a ten...

Photograph

Paul Vanderbilt

Date:  date unknown

Description: Paul Vanderbilt works at a table in the Iconography Section at the Wisconsin Historical Society. Stacks of photographs and boxes cover the table, along wit...

Date: 1909 

Description: View down the dirt road of Main Street. On the left, two men walk on the sidewalk near a store with a hand-painted "closing out sale" sign. On the right, h...

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