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Date: 1948-04-28 

Description: First grade students at Madison's Washington School used special activities to help build their vocabularies. In this photograph students are watching a "m...

Date: 1940-01-27 

Description: Exterior view of Universal Cleaners & Dyers Inc., laundry and dry cleaning, 1226 Regent Street.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: A postcard of the main walk leading to Bascom Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, then Main Hall.

Date: 1948-09-15 

Description: Elevated interior view of Luther Memorial Church during an address by Dr. E. Stanley Jones to Madison denominations, making a plea for a "united church".


Three Hunters

Date: 1934-11-19 

Description: Three hunters pose with shotguns and their bounty of a fox, squirrels and rabbits.

Date: 1936-10-27 

Description: Construction crew working on a Chicago & Northwestern Railroad crossing, looking northwest along the 100 block of South Blair Street.


Description: William F. Vilas house, 12 East Gilman Street.


Advertising Club

Date: 1952-05-16 

Description: Two men standing by examples of ads, including ones for Ray-o-Vac batteries and Strauss Printing, at an Advertising Club meeting/conference.

Date: 1938 ca.

Description: The George Storer house, 104 East Gilman Street, built in 1855 by John E. Kendall.

Date: 1952-08-01 

Description: Group portrait of Frankie's Tavern softball team wearing their 1950 City-State Champions t-shirts. Tavern owned by Frank Lombardo.


Interior Stairway

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: An interior view of the Henry Schildhauer residence on West Washington Avenue. Henry Schildhauer was the Chief Department of Revenue Collector. A curved, w...


Dick Lloyd Jones

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Richard "Dick" Lloyd Jones sits on the lap of "best friend of Mr. & Mrs. Lloyd Jones" and plays with a toy train car.

Date: 1959-11-07 

Description: Winners of the Wisconsin "Make It Yourself with Wool" contest are shown with their work. At left is Kay Lyon, junior winner (ages 14 - 17); on the right is...

Date: 1950-03-29 

Description: Dave Hanson of Eau Claire is a center on the freshman football team at the University of Wisconsin.

Date: 1960-01-23 

Description: Madison bowler Doris Hanson instructs a group of youths 9 - 15 years of age during the first class of the "School of Bowling" held at the Bowl-A-Vard.


Gargoyle Fountain

Date: 1972-07-02 

Description: A gargoyle fountain on the side of the residence of Thomas Nelson at 3403 Circle Close in Shorewood.

Date: 1952-05-15 

Description: Close-up of the Library Circulation Desk and librarians Esther DeBoos and Margaret Gleason (right) behind the desk at the Wisconsin Historical Society.

Date: 1957-11-12 

Description: Physical therapist Robert Straelczyk gives a diathermy treatment for spinal arthritis to Swen Auestad, at Lake View Sanatorium, where Mr. Auestad is also a...

Date: 1952-07-20 

Description: Dick Dummershausen, seated in his racer, is weighed prior to the Madison Soap Box Derby. The official weighmaster is Joe Marx (right) from Toledo Scales Co...


Robert Wilson

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Robert Wilson. He was born in Greenupsburg, Kentucky, on July 16, 1814. Wilson came to Wisconsin in May of 1833, and reside...

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