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Description: A driver sits in Licari's panel truck, next to the small art deco office of Licari Tire Company, where another man poses at the door, 767 West Washington,...
Description: Governor Oscar Rennebohm with cattle handler and a cow next to a truck, with a painted sign on the door that says: "Ray Farness, Morrisonville, WI."
Date: 1923 ca.
Description: Aerial view of the University of Wisconsin campus shows from west to east the Agricultural Hall, Observatory Hall and the Wisconsin Historical Society with...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The Flom Hotel or American House, 323 East Main Street, at the corner of South Hancock Street. The Vilas House, whose conveyance stands in front, was a ri...
Description: The Madison Chamber of Commerce presents a check for $50 to the Madison Junior Achievement to aid the work done by the program. Shown (L-R) are John R. Bey...
Date: date unknown
Description: High rocky shore in Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota.
Description: Sharon Ackerman testifies at the Mickey Hayes murder trial. She attended a party at the Hayes family home and witnessed Mickey's demeanor change from calmn...
Description: Man standing on bulk tanks at Cities Service Oil Company Plant, 815 East Main Street, where an explosion killed welder, Harold Michelson.
Description: Third district officers of the Wisconsin State Nurses' Association sit on a sofa while planning a banquet. Left to right: Margaret Emanuel; Janet Jennings,...
Description: The original caption reads, "These four students of the college are apparently enjoying the fruit punch. They are Gerald Newman, Jan Franz, Jack Miller, an...
Description: Tornado damage at Truax Field area. Paul Gritzmacher and cow in the damaged barn.
Description: Deputy Sheriff Albert Dahle and Sheriff E.A. Fischer, chief of the air raid wardens of Dane County, demonstrating gas masks on the steps of the Wisconsin S...
Description: Shriners from the Knights of Columbus plan the 18th annual Shrine-Knights benefit for crippled and underprivileged children. Seated, left tor right: Walt H...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A view of Mount Vernon on Arbor Day.
Description: A bride and her maid of honor share a smile after the ceremony. For her marriage, the bride chose a street-length dress of ivory florentine which featured...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Looking down University of Wisconsin Drive (present-day Lakeshore Path). Large trees grows along the shoreline on the left, and on the right is a thick woo...
Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter S. Goodland and two unidentified Boy Scouts with a Reitan-Lerdahl calendar.
Description: U. S. weather observer, Oscar E. Olson, seated at his desk, looks at a thermometer and wipes the sweat from the back of his neck on a hot summer day.
Description: Sue Marsden, a freshman from Rockford, Illinois, is reading on a terrace overlooking Lake Mendota.
Date: 1930-06 before
Description: Mary and David O'Dea pose together as they sit on the ground while leaning against their parent's garage door on Park Street.
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