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Date: 1938-03-03 

Description: Men work in a sawmill powered by International T-20 and PD-40 power units owned by Andrew Hedstrom.

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Portrait of Lieutenant William Briggs prior to leaving Madison for New York and a Navy assignment. Before serving in the Navy, he was the county welfare d...

Date: 1958-01-11 

Description: Actors in a modernized version of "Little Red Riding Hood" include, from left, Dr. Harris E. Keel, Margaret Pike, Evelyn Kubly, Corrine Geisler, and Erin (...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of the Wisconsin State Capitol building from the above the treeline on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. On the left edge of the photograph...


Blake House

Date: 1935 

Description: A view of the Blake house showing the detail of the side porch. The house was razed prior to 1952.


"Well Baby" Clinic

Date: 1950-06-01 

Description: Dr. Ruth Foster, left, is shown examaning baby Janet Lee Sommerville while assisted by Nurse H. Anita Anderson as the mother, Mrs. Robert Somerville, looks...


Dr. Jennie Turner

Date: 1923 

Description: Dr. Jennie Willins McMullen Turner is seated at a desk in her office. This image was made before her goiter operation.


Hile House

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: View from across road of the Hile House. This is where the actress and Confederate spy Belle Boyd died on June 11, 1900, in the front room, over the office...

Date: 1958-12-12 

Description: A group attends the ribbon-cutting ceremony for Madison's new store, operated by handicapped people. Gathered in the doorway are Hazel Vivian, 1954 East Wa...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Mary Brandel poses on a weathered log, with fields, fence, and buildings in the background.


Houses and Cemetery

Date: 1960-07-17 

Description: Houses viewed from an old cemetery lot.

Map or Atlas

Ninth L.H. District

Date: 1908 

Description: This map shows railroads, towns, lights, lights to be established, fog signals, light-vessels, lighted buoys, light-house depots, and light-house reservati...

Date: 1936-07-08 

Description: Factory workers test mowers at the at McCormick Works.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Side elevation of Herbert Jacob's Residence I, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, during construction. The open fields surrounding the structure are visible.

Date: 1958-12-19 

Description: Employees at the Madison division of the Borden Company arrange for a billboard to deliver Christmas greetings to their general manager, Henry A. Soldwedel...


Street Lighting

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: Overhead light suspended over a road, hanging from wires. A car is parked at the corner, and billboards are in the distance. Railroad cars and railroad tr...

Date: 1952-04-11 

Description: Rentschler's Greenhouse employee, Otto Wagner, holds Harold Kautzer, Jr., a 3-year-old neighborhood boy, to see and smell the easter lilies grown there.


Millinery Shop

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Mrs. Rossing's millinery shop. Left to right: Mrs. Rossing, Viola Rossing, Anna Davis and the trimmer.

Date: 1943 

Description: Office of War Information poster showing a woman wearing a protective headwrap and operating a machine.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

African American Men Going To Vote

Date: 1963 

Description: Nathaniel Smith and Ernest Morgan enter the St. Francisville courthouse to vote. Three white men are sitting on a porch railing outside of the courthouse.

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