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Date: 1934-10-26 

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,...

Date: 1948-08 

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...

Date: 1959-09-29 

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...


Rocky Shoreline

Date:  date unknown

Description: High rocky shore in Maple Bluff on Lake Mendota.

Date: 1960-09-20 

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...

Date: 1944-12-29 

Description: Man standing on bulk tanks at Cities Service Oil Company Plant, 815 East Main Street, where an explosion killed welder, Harold Michelson.

Date: 1950-01-19 

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,...

Date: 1957-04-26 

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...


Tornado Damage

Date: 1944-06-23 

Description: Tornado damage at Truax Field area. Paul Gritzmacher and cow in the damaged barn.

Date: 1944-04-20 

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...

Date: 1961-06-28 

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.

Date: 1954-12-12 

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...

Date: 1945-02-16 

Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter S. Goodland and two unidentified Boy Scouts with a Reitan-Lerdahl calendar.

Date: 1933-06-26 

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.

Date: 1961-09-06 

Description: Sue Marsden, a freshman from Rockford, Illinois, is reading on a terrace overlooking Lake Mendota.


Girl and Boy

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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