Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: 1901-05-07 before
Description: Front cover and interior pages of a menu for a banquet to Dr. John Bascom, president of the University of Wisconsin, 1874-1887, with gold-colored borders a...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Quite possibly this is the "View of Capt. L.M. Lange's tent and seven Captains" listed in the "Centennial Views of the City of Madison, July 4th, 1876. Vie...
Description: Lillian Rice (aka Loretta La Boze), 18 of Janesville, in man's clothing with police matron, Pearl Shaughnessy, at the Police Station. Lillian was arrested...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Elmside was built by Peter Van Bergen, a prominent builder of the 1840's, at 302 South Mills Street. The house was later owned by Dr. J.B. Bowen.
Description: Interior of J.A. Brady garage and workshop, 1307-1309 Williamson Street. Five men in photograph. Car with Savidusky's advertising on spare tire. Joseph A....
Description: Dressed in a flash suit purchased with part of his bank loot, Loyd D. Robertson, 26, of Tomah, confessed robber of the Loganville State bank, attempted to...
Description: Children of the University class of 1928 put on a show for their parents' 25th class reunion that depicted scenes of the UW campus in 1928. Wearing an ense...
Description: Participants line up for the 880-yard run at the city track meet held at Madison East High School athletic field.
Description: Nine people posed in front of "Our Good Earth" by John Steuart Curry at a Memorial Union exhibit of paintings executed for use on war posters. Private Hen...
Description: University of Wisconsin ROTC marching units move south down South Carroll street during a parade commemorating Armed Forces Day. The Episcopal cathedral is...
Date: date unknown
Description: Oval matted portrait of the Atwoods, Sherwin Gillett's maternal grandparents.
Description: Interior of Olympic Restaurant and Bar, 125 West Mifflin Street at North Fairchild Street, showing bar area.
Description: Carrying their skates at the Madison Figure Skating Club's new ice arena at Truax field are Susan Paul, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Lester W. Paul, 3220 Toppi...
Description: Portrait of Hella Johnson sitting in front of the Nakoma Country Club clubhouse. She serves as president of the Woman's Organization of the Nakoma Country...
Description: Rosemary Schneider trys on a spring hat while admiring her reflection in a vanity mirror.
Description: "Playing in the field house in Madison, it was a free-for-all under the Lomira basket as Lomira took on Cuba City."
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Map reads: "Now You Can Visualize Madison". Includes indexes, with points marked 1-98 and a key. Text and illustrations on verso include hotels and seasona...
Description: Jim Westby (left) and Bob Goodman, members of the Security State Bank softball team pose for a portrait. The men were absent when the group photograph was...
Description: 1958 Wisconsin Badgers football team seated on bleachers for a team portrait.
Description: Professor Howard Becker, Sociology Department at the University of Wisconsin. While on leave from his teaching job, he went to Washington, D.C. to work wit...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706