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Date: 1953 ca.
Description: This map shows local streets, roads, highways, Middleton, Monona, Lake Wingra, Lake Monona, Lake Mendota, and an inset map that shows city parking areas....
Description: Gathering of Holocaust survivors from Rymanow, Poland, in Germany.
Description: Underwater overhead view of the steamer "Lakeland" sitting on the floor of Lake Michigan.
Date: date unknown
Description: Woman being waited on at the counter of a grocery store.
Description: Studio group portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified family. On the left a woman is posing standing and holding a child sitting on the b...
Description: Eileen Ryan, a secretary of the Wisconsin State Historical Society, is shown looking over the player piano given to the society by Berniece LaFlash. The so...
Description: Vel Phillips posing outdoors on a sidewalk with Patrick Lucey and a woman on the right. A group of people stand behind them. Vel is wearing a yellow top ov...
Date: 1900 before
Description: Historian Emma Helen Blair, who supervised the Historical Society's maps and manuscripts collection during the 1890s and who aided the editorial projects o...
Description: Men stand on a platform behind an International C-40 truck outfitted with an A-4 power unit and a Wilson winch. The truck and equipment were owned by Joe L...
Description: A man stands next to the bales of cotton at the cotton compress. Photograph published by Bratton's Drug Store.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View across street of dealership or agency building of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company. Two men stand outside the storefront at two entrances. The...
Description: Vignetted quarter-length portrait of Grace Hayman Fowle. Grace was Elizabeth Layton's niece, and the daughter of Joel Hayman. She frequently accompanied Fr...
Description: The remains of an arch surrounded by tumbled stones and ruins of an archaeological site. A dirt track in the foreground goes through the arch and rises to...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Lady Liberty stands on a globe of the world. She is wearing a stars and stripes dress and has a sword over her right shoulder. She is pointing forward with...
Description: Walter Renk (right), president of the Madison Downtown Rotary Club presents scholarship awards to five Madison high school seniors. Left to right are Lee W...
Description: Pharmacist Joyce Smith Gaines examines a product in her laboratory.
Description: Mendota Yacht Club, later the site of James Madison Park.
Description: A row of tents at a Y.M.C.A. camp stands in a clearing in a wooded area. A man sits on a chair in the foreground and "Y.M.C.A." is written on a surface of...
Description: A display of fruit and vegetables in the East Side Foods Sentry store.
Description: Schwoegler's Lanes summer Three-Man loop bowling league has eight teams that bowl a six-week schedule. Mel and Bill Schwoegler, father and son, co-manage S...
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