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Date: 1965-07-04 ca.
Description: A rural valley with a stream running through the pasture. In the background, a farm is visible through the trees.
Description: Mr. and Mrs. Frederick X. Hallway and their daughter, Mary Kay (2), are visiting Mrs. Hallway's mother, Mrs. Mabel Pendleton, 2436 Sommers Avenue, in Madis...
Date: date unknown
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype portrait of Celestia Mills. Miss Mills is seated with one arm resting on a table, and holding an open book with her other hand. M...
Description: Two Rennebohm Drug Store, Inc., employees make sandwiches. A large commercial refrigerator is visible in the back of the kitchen area where they are workin...
Description: Charis Horton, daughter of Zilphia and Myles Horton, using a large saw to cut wood at Highlander Folk School.
Description: Two women and a group of boys and girls posed standing and sitting on the steps in front of a brick building, probably a school group and possibly the Blac...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Mike Endres (right) and Carl Faust (left) in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing suits and hats and are casually p...
Description: Mrs. Steege, who drove 10 miles through the rain to have her children examined.
Description: A view of south Sixth Avenue, looking down hill. Houses line both sides of the street, with one tree visible in the foreground and multiple trees lining bo...
Description: Original caption:
"Does Dick Barthelmess read 'fan' letters? We'll say he does. The photographer caught him on his porch opening his mail, while waiting f...
Description: The family of David Lindl, the 1956 "Easter Seal Boy," eats breakfast. They include, from left: father Frank C. Lindl; Dennis, age 17 months; mother Margar...
Description: William L. Doudna, Wisconsin State Journal staffer, interviews movie actress Esther Williams during her visit to Madison. In the background is the W...
Description: Church spires can be seen in the distance above a field and wooded landscape.
Description: Portrait of Dr. Walter J. Urben, newly appointed superintendent of Mendota State hospital, who started work on Sunday Feb. 1st 1948. He was previously dire...
Description: F.W. Woolworth Company and other commercial buildings on the southwest corner of N. 3rd Street and W. Wisconsin Avenue. Pedestrians are walking on sidewalk...
Description: Winter scene of the 500 block of State Street, north side, Madison, Wisconsin, with corner residence.
Description: The John McKenna residence, 2804 Columbia Road, Shorewood Hills, designed by Cora Tuttle. McKenna lived here for a short time and then sold house to Peter...
Description: An unidentified man dressed as a Chasid Rabbi.
Date: 1911 before
Description: View from Lake Mendota of the University of Wisconsin-Madison lower campus. The Armory (Red Gym or Old Red) is behind the boathouse, with the domed Bascom...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: The Simeon Mills (farm) house located at 2709 Sommers Avenue.
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