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Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Chadbourne Hall under construction on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The new building is at the corner of Park Street and Unive...
Description: Madison's two new fire department pumper trucks, purchased for a total of $43,128, are being tested at the Tenney Park Locks by Assistant Fire Chief John H...
Description: Ohio Republican Senator Robert A. Taft and his convention floor manager, Madison's Thomas E. Coleman, are shown at Truax municipal airport standing by the...
Description: The snow-dusted Barrymore Theater, formerly the Eastwood Theater, at 2090 Atwood Avenue. Businesses next to the theater include Bad Dog Frida and Lao Laan...
Description: Accident scene involving a Findorff cement truck and a Studebaker coupe automobile in a head-on crash on Highway 12/18 (East Broadway Street) near the Roya...
Description: The parking lot at Madison's Westgate Shopping Center. Many of the stores in this mall had been previously located in the downtown shopping area. The res...
Description: The Madison Armature Part Company building (formerly the Wisconsin National Guard Armory), 17 Market Place. Photograph is taken from 101 North Blount Stree...
Description: A bulk milk truck is parked in a farm yard near a barn as three men stand by.
Description: The car of Californian Charles E. Reid lies submerged in Lake Wingra at the end of Knickerbocker Street after a police chase resulting from him holding up...
Description: Side view of a Marquette School student being tested for riding skills in front of the school at 510 South Thornton Avenue. The testing is along Spaight St...
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view down State Street. The Orpheum Theater sign is visible, and in the distance is Lake Mendota.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A view of the Lake Mendota shoreline, including the Armory and Gymnasium (Red Gym or Old Red) and the Old Boat House.
Description: President Harry S. Truman getting out of a car outside the Field House, trailer housing visible in the background. He came for a 5 1/2 hour visit, gave a "...
Description: Sanborn map of Madison, including West Gilman and Langdon Streets.
Description: This beautiful 1940s calendar hangs on the wall at Monty's Blue Plate Diner.
Description: Catholic bishop of Madison William P. O'Connor steps off a train upon his return from two months traveling in Europe.
Description: Exterior of the Twin Gable Barbecue restaurant, where a car is parked at the entrance.
Description: View across a vast lawn of a building on the UW-Madison campus. The building is probably Agriculture Hall.
Description: Exterior view of the front of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Memorial Union, 800 Langdon Street. The inscription on the wall in front of the base of t...
Description: A rustic bridge on Lake Mendota Drive.
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