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Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Virginia Lee Kehl MacKesey, performing with "Orchesis", a UW dance company under the direction of Margaret D'Houbler and Louise Klepper.
Description: Workers standing on railroad tracks. Part of a series on working conditions aboard Lake Michigan railroad car ferries. Ferry workers belonged to the Nation...
Description: A group of men gathered in front of an airplane at the inauguration of Wisconsin Central Airline service to the Baraboo-Portage area. The men are local off...
Date: 1964-08 ca.
Description: A nighttime rally on the Atlantic City boardwalk in support of the Mississipi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP). Three people in front of the group carry sig...
Date: 1961-05 ca.
Description: Colonel Bounchon's Lao Infantry in the field in the Luang Prabang vicinity during a mission to lay explosives behind lines. Two men stand in the background...
Date: 1901 after
Description: The H.H. Bennett House, Kilbourn, with members of the family posed in front of the house and in a 1901 Winton automobile. Ashley Bennett, the son of the fa...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The sculpture, "Genius of Wisconsin" by Helen Farnsworth Mears, displayed in the rotunda of the third Wisconsin State Capitol. On the right is a display ca...
Description: Lake Mendota from the back of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house, 16 Langdon Street, with a view of the fraternity's pier and University of Wisconsin bui...
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: A crowd of people outside of the Wisconsin At Work Building at the Wisconsin Centennial Exposition at the State Fair Park. A blimp emblazoned with the word...
Date: 1912 ca.
Description: Glenn Curtiss sold two hydroplanes (NS 1 & 2) to the U.S. Navy and continued to test them independently from their base also located on North Island. This...
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the north corner of Capitol Square looking toward Lake Mendota. The Belmont Hotel is featured prominently.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: Alice Kent Trimpey sits painting at an easel in front of a window in the Trimpey home. There is a sofa behind her.
Date: 1901 ca.
Description: Fuller & Johnson Manufacturing letterhead. Fuller & Johnson was run by John A. Johnson and was one of Madison's largest employers.
Description: Group of Ladies' Sewing Club women posing under a tapestry at Neighborhood House.
Description: Three men work on a McCormick-Deering 10-20 relief tractor. They are working in the street, and storefronts are behind them.
Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Elevated view of members of the United Packinghouse Workers of America Local 20 on strike against the Wilson Company. They are standing outside their union...
Description: Factory workers producing artillery shells at International Harvester's Milwaukee Works. Original caption reads: "75-Millimeter Shell Manufacture. A set sc...
Description: Nash-Madison Automobile Dealership and Service Station, 2201 University Avenue, at Allen Street. The view includes two gas pumps located on the sidewalk n...
Description: Wisconsin boxer Dave Nelson (left) and John Drye of San Jose State participate in their semi-final bout during the NCAA boxing tournament at the University...
Description: Robert "Bobby" Hines, a freshman at the University of Wisconsin from Kenosha, is hoping for a place on the varsity boxing team at 178 pounds or as a heavyw...
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