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Date: 1948-12-07 

Description: The new Western Union equipment in the Madison office which is connected with an 'electric brain' in Minneapolis, permitting faster transmission of message...

Date: 1949-12-16 

Description: In preparation for Christmas, Girl Scout Troop 42 of Nakoma School made 30 stuffed animals for children at the Washington Orthopedic school and 100 Christm...

Date: 1948-11-23 

Description: This ceremony at Truax Field signaled the start of construction of the 120-unit apartment project for war veterans by the Madison Housing Authority. Henry...

Map or Atlas

Village of Gleason

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: This map of the Village of Gleason shows land ownership by name, local streets, railroads, churches, schools, and part of Prairie River. The bottom left of...

Date: 1947-01-10 

Description: Six young children seated around a table at a birthday party. Taken for Lawrence Fitzpatrick, managing editor of the "Wisconsin State Journal".

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: A view from "Ye Headland Inn," located along the rocky coastline, and featuring crashing waves.

Date: 1946 

Description: An International Harvester parade float in the Golden Jubilee celebration parked alongside a road. The text on the side of the float reads, "Motor Transpor...

Photograph

Residential Street

Date: 1961-09-19 ca.

Description: View of a tree-lined residential street. The street is lined with large homes with generously-sized yards.

Date: 1950-02-24 

Description: The First Unitarian Society Meeting House during construction, as viewed from University Bay Drive, with the roof trusses of the auditorium in place. The...

Date: 1950-04-18 

Description: Portrait of Madison bowler Joseph P. Fedele, Jr. of 906 Vilas Avenue.

Photograph

Philip Plath

Date: 1953-06-11 

Description: Portrait of Philip Plath. Plath sold his business property, Plath Motor Sales at 1033 East Washington Avenue, to Gillespie-Blumer Motors, Inc., and joined...

Photograph

Group of Children

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: A group of children gathered on a rock. There is a mountain in the background. Carrie describes in multiple journals that children were rarely fully clothe...

Photograph

Pauqette Monument

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: The Pierre Pauquette monument located at the easterm terminus of the Wauona Trail. Erected by the Wau-bun Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluti...

Photograph

Street Scene

Date: 1925 

Description: View down street towards a garage with a gas pump on the left. There is a man standing by a parked car. Two women and a boy are standing near a parked car...

Date: 1959-02-05 

Description: Guests Mrs. Alfred Stamm (left) and Barbara Bennett are welcomed by faculty patronesses Mary Justice and Fern Kirkpatrick during the Rho chapter of Sigma A...

Date: 1935-05-07 

Description: Four men look on during installation of a billboard designed by Hinkson Advertising Agency, at the corner of S. Park Street and Olin Avenue. The sign prom...

Postcard

City Hall

Date: 1906 

Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of City Hall, a brick building with an arched entrance, a flag pole on the left, and a belfry on the right. Handwrit...

Photograph

Cherry Blossoms

Date: 1919-05 

Description: The author's wife Clothilde admires a cherry tree in full bloom at Gibraltar Orchard.

Photograph

Batzler Farm

Date: 1983-08 

Description: "Late in the day, the cows return for milking on the Batzler farm."

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: McCormick Reaper Works and rail yard as seen from across a canal. The factory was owned by the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company until 1902 when it beca...

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