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Date: 1935-01-24 

Description: Washington School kindergarten class, 217 N. Broom Street, with children playing in a boat built of blocks.


Artist Aaron Bohrod

Date: 1949-01-31 

Description: University of Wisconsin artist, Aaron Bohrod, working in a studio with four adults looking on.

Date: 1952-12-09 

Description: The "Allis Promanaders," a square dancing group that meets in the gym of Frank Allis school, hold a public square dancing party for the benefit of the Empt...

Date: 1948-11-03 

Description: Edwin B. Fred, president of the University of Wisconsin, accepting an invitation to a reception being planned in his honor by army, navy and air force offi...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Farm couple standing under a tree. The roof and stair railing of a building is on the left.

Date: 1935-12-20 

Description: Five men from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Camera Club. They are looking at photographs in Porter Butts' office at the Memorial Union.


Grave Excavation

Date: 1918-07-13 

Description: Boxed bones from graves found on University Hill (later Bascom Hill). Two men, seen from the waist down, are standing behind the boxes containing the remai...

Date: 1948-05-22 

Description: Charlie Anderson of Madison East High School who was the high point athlete for Class A in the state high school track meet at Camp Randall Stadium. He won...


Zonta Style Show

Date: 1953-09-08 

Description: Evelyne Clauder, president of the Madison Zonta Club, sits in a chair and is surrounded by (right) Sayda Pettersen, general chairperson of the style show,...

Date: 1960-03-21 

Description: Boxer Charlie Mohr blocks a punch with his right arm while winding up to deliver a left jab to his opponent. Both boxers wear leather helmets. The original...

Date: 1931-08-27 

Description: Group portrait of mothers and children in front of a house at 434 Virginia Terrace.


Packard Maintenance

Date: 1946-06-29 

Description: An African American mechanic works on a car up on the rack for servicing at the gas station Meehan Motor Mart, 209 East Washington Avenue.

Date: 1948-07-22 

Description: Ernie DuBray, San Francisco, California, semi-finalist in the Singles Division of the Wisconsin Invitational Junior Tennis Tournament.

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Emma Schoelkopf is posing in the yard in front of a house on Jenifer Street. She is wearing a matching skirt and fur-trimmed coat and hat. There is a rocki...

Date: 1957-07-01 

Description: Chester L. "Grandpa" Gill cooks for his family at a backyard cookout two months after surgery that required several blood transfusions. Several members of...

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Diploma awarded to fire fighter James Richard Cummings for his service to Madison in 1869. The diploma is illustrated with scenes of fire fighting heroics,...


Mad Hat Luncheon

Date: 1959-03-25 

Description: Original colorful hats of all types and designs appeared at the spring "Mad Hat" luncheon at the Blackhawk Country Club. Irene Marsh and Ann Rundell wore h...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: Christiana Township, Wis. Section 18. A group of twenty-one people in front of large brick house that has shutters, porch on at least two sides, trim aroun...


Men at a Spring

Date: 1925 

Description: Three unidentified men and a dog at a spring near the north shore of Lake Mendota. General Henry Dodge camped here in 1832, before the Black Hawk War.

Date: 1974 ca.

Description: Last elm tree on State Street being cut down. The Wisconsin Historical Society and the Memorial Union are in the background.

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