Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: Group portrait of three nurses ready to enjoy dinner at the Nurses Association spring banquet held at Welch's Embers. From left to right are Mildred Brandt...
Description: June McGovern is reading The Night Before Christmas to her children Diane, Jill and Jackie.
Description: Three women work in the Community War Chest office. One of the women is typing and one is about to use the telephone. A sign on the wall behind the women...
Description: Winter scene near Main Hall (Bascom Hall) drive on the University of Wisconsin campus. View looking uphill towards two men standing on and near a sidewalk....
Description: Boy Scout Troop 16 War Bond Presentation with Mayor F. Halsey Kraege signing the order to purchase $23,000 from the city insurance fund, $3,500 from Forest...
Description: Ruth Klose, Margaret Heberlein, Hilda Gay, Grace McDonald, and Eunice Eikel attend a luncheon meeting of the Opti-Mrs. Club at Kennedy Manor.
Description: Members of the University of Wisconsin YWCA make plans for a luncheon. In the photograph are Jean Whittet, executive director of the University YWCA; Betty...
Date: date unknown
Description: Rear view of Lincoln Monument on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The monument is at the top of Bascom Hill, with flowering bushes and trees sur...
Description: The annual breakfast of the University of Wisconsin Library School was held in Tripp Commons of the Memorial Union. Pictured, left to right, are Elien Malo...
Description: At Gabbei Motor Co. at 412 East Washington Avenue, one man works on the engine of a car while another machines a part in the company garage.
Description: The Main-King Tap Room Softball Team, prior to the city softball championship game.
Description: Glenn M. Wise (Mrs. John Wise), Wisconsin's first woman Secretary of State, posed in the kitchen cooking.
Description: Dr. Sherwin Woods, guest speaker at the 12th annual Madison Youth Council Banquet, talks to two teenagers attending the banquet. Shown (left to right) are...
Description: The Wisconsin State Legislature listens to a speech by Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr. The senators are seated in the first row, with Warren Knowles seated...
Description: Mrs. Herman Erfurth (Verona), Mrs. Edgar Messer (Beaver Dam), and Mrs. LaVerne Johnson (Verona). Mannequin (in the background) and women view an exhibit o...
Description: Page from the scrapbook of bike hosteling trips sponsored by Neighborhood House, with highlights from the second hostel trip to the Post Farm Hostel in Mad...
Description: A man taking a break from reading is stretching, with his arms above his head. He is wearing a turban and tunic. On the ground behind him are books. In the...
Description: Three Pi Beta Phi graduates, one in cap and gown, left to right, Mary Jean Zentner, Wauwautosa, wearing cap and gown, Jo Ann Rose, Decatur, Illinois, and M...
Description: Carol Jack, Janet Saevre, and Gilman Voss are among the 5000 high school musicians at the State Solo-Ensemble Festival held in Madison.
Description: Michael G. O'Neill seated in a chair with a railroad lantern. He lived at 526 West Wilson Street and worked 40 years for the Milwaukee Road.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2016 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706