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Description: Donald Tormey, left, age 17, and Franklin Conway, age 16, with their motor scooters shortly after completing a 1,300 mile trip to Canada on the bikes.
Description: Mrs. Stephen Resan of Route 1 (left) and Agnes Gurney "sweep a stone" on a curling rink. The women are members of the Madison Toories, a women's curling g...
Description: Groves-Barnhart School for Secretaries, 502 State Street. Students at tables, mostly men, with notebooks and calculators. A woman stands near the window wh...
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Description: The sculpture "Forward", created by Jean Pond Miner, as exhibited on the grounds of the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: A residence at 930 East Gorham Street, on the site once occupied by the Walker "castle".
Description: Goeden Company, 635-637 University Avenue walk-in cooler, with many turkeys hanging on racks.
Description: Dr. Claude Reading, new director of the state veterinary control laboratory in Agriculture Hall at the University of Wisconsin, at work in his laboratory.
Description: Portrait of Mrs. Gabe E Mickelson (Maria Thompson), taken on the occasion of her 89th birthday.
Description: Group portrait of men planning a blood drive for Madison industrial plants at the Dane County Red Cross. Seated are Phillip C. Stark (left) and Bob George....
Description: Some of the early arrival delegates to the 36th annual state 4-H Club Week wait outdoors at the University of Wisconsin campus in Madison.
Description: The junior division of the University of Wisconsin Service League for faculty wives has a number of interest groups including the sewing group, shown prep...
Description: Portrait of the committee chairmen who are making arrangements for the semi-formal dance of the Tri-Hi sorority to be held at the Hotel Lorraine.
Description: Florence Helmeid, Kindergarten teacher at Hoyt School comforts an unidentified boy during the first day of class.
Description: Side view from the south of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument on top of Bascom Hill can...
Description: Two new Wisconsin State legislators, (from left to right) Arne Wicklund, Democrat, Iron and Vilas Counties; and George Sokolowski, Democrat, Milwaukee; con...
Description: The living room of the Clifford and Elizabeth Lord home at 1902 Arlington Place. Elizabeth and daughter Patty are seated in a chair near a bookcase and win...
Description: A sightseeing party wanders among cows and Native American burial mounds near the popular picnic area at Merrill Springs, on the south shore of Lake Mendot...
Description: Wisconsin's Steve Gremban (right), competing against Martin Espinal of the California Aggies at the National Collegiate Athletic Association national tourn...
Description: Show window containing a mannequin wearing a mink stole, and a display of mink pelts and dressed skins at Master Furriers, 11 West Main Street.
Description: Wisconsin Secretary of State Robert C. Zimmerman, seated, looks over papers of incorporation for the Wisconsin Retail Merchants Association. Looking on are...
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