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Date: 1887-06-28 before
Description: Menu for a senior reception catered by W.H. Burleson, with a wide border of pig or demon half-faces, and in the center a figure in a kimono and sandals wit...
Description: Several Jews march with a banner that reads "Let My People Go".
Description: David Vilas is shown pinning a carnation corsage on his date, Beth Herman, at the Maple Bluff social party for teens.
Description: View of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at the voting booth in Maple Bluff, Wisconsin at the conclusion of his independent, third-party Presidential campaign.
Description: Second place spelling bee champion Dale Sorenson, left, receives a 25 dollar check from Roy L. Matson, State Journal editor. Looking on are Dale's mother,...
Description: Joe Hady and Alvah Elliott, Madison Blues baseball players, in uniform, standing with hands behind their backs.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton, far right, poses with a group of men in high spirits. One man, second from left, holds a jug. The room is furnished with a makeshift tabl...
Description: David Bickel, 414 Clemons Avenue, fishing on the shore of Tenney Park lagoon.
Description: Mailman delivering Christmas letters and packages to a man at NBC - WIBA radio station.
Description: Five Madison city lifeguards that were assigned to prepare the Breese Stevens Field for the All Star high school football game. Left to right are Glenn Wil...
Description: Group portrait of three members of "Parlor Tricks" being instructed by Mrs. Frances Maloney, Red Cross recreation director. Pictured left to right: Lorrai...
Description: Dorothy Proudfoot, Wilmette, Illinois, shown hanging a sign announcing the University of Wisconsin Memorial Union art exhibit entitled "Abstraction in Art"...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A girl on a rocking chair holds a rabbit, and a boy and a woman stand in the background. The boy rests his hand on a dogs head; the dog is lying on a love...
Date: 1922 ca.
Description: View from front of classroom of children sitting at desks at the Mendota Beach School.
Description: Shirley Jasper models a hat for the Jaycettes Style Show sponsored by the Junior Chamber of Commerce auxiliary.
Description: Two men process hemp in a DeForest plant for use as cord and rope during World War II. The men feed hemp into a rolling machine which crushes the stalks be...
Description: A crowd of students and townspeople seated on the grass at the Memorial Union terrace to hear a concert by the University of Wisconsin summer session band.
Description: Children's birthday party at 906 Brittingham Boulevard, with participants wearing party hats and seated at table with a birthday cake.
Date: date unknown
Description: Man and two children boating on the Yahara River under a bridge on East Washington Avenue.
Description: First grade students at Madison's Washington School used special activities to help build their vocabularies. In this photograph five students in Mrs. Hele...
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