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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the fireplace at Hermit's Rest, a structure built in 1914 at Grand Canyon National Park.

Photograph

Ashland County Jail

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of the Ashland jail, reading "Ashland County Jail, Ashland, Wis. Conover & Porter, Architects."

Date: 1952-01-18 

Description: View of Ice-boats on Lake Monona for the Northwestern Ice Yachting Association ice regatta with downtown Madison buildings in the background.

Historical Object

Beaver Top Hat Edge

Date:  date unknown

Description: The frayed edge of a top hat made from beaver felt, worn by Green Bay resident Morgan L. Martin.

Date: 1933-07-01 

Description: A Northwest Airways crew delivers a bag of airmail to Madison postmaster W.A. Devine. With him, posed in front of the Ford TriMotor, are pilots Elmer Wahl...

Photograph

Rev. Waclaw Kruszka

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Reverend Waclaw Kruszka in priest's collar.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of a refugee child acting in a play at a Displaced Persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An elderly man and woman pose while sitting for a studio portrait in front of a backdrop. The man has muttonchops and is wearing a suit jacket and necktie....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two small guest cabins with a vegetable garden in the foreground. A dog is lying in the yard.

Date: 2003 ca.

Description: Wagon in the granary on the Quinney farm.

Photograph

Bakery Trucks

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Two bakery trucks reading "American-Maid Bread," "...ansfield Bakery," and "New England Bakery Co." are parked side by side in a paved lot.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting the S.S. Leviathan as the "World's Largest Ship." The poster depicts an elevated view of a large number of tourists...

Photograph

Constructing Stalls

Date: 1970-04-23 ca.

Description: People on a construction crew work with plywood and cinder blocks to make stalls at the Sound Storm music festival.

Photograph

Beacon Park

Date:  

Description: People walk along the shore of Lake Chaubunagungamaug (also known as Webster Lake) in Beacon Park while an excursion boat waits at the dock.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of the Sims Malt-O-Wheat Company, with a stone-framed sign for Sims Breakfast Food, a package of malt-o-wheat ("Malt and Wheat"), and the logo i...

Photograph

Thomas J. Neacy

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of Thomas J. Neacy, Milwaukee manufacturer.

Date: 1916 

Description: South American advertising poster for Titan tractors featuring color illustrations of Titan 10-20, 15-30 and 30-60 tractors. Imprinted with "Buenos Aires [...

Date: 1943-11-21 

Description: Major Arthur L. Post of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was shot down on June 20th, 1943 and rescued on September 28th, 1943 after 101 days in the jungle. Here he is...

Photograph

High School

Date:  date unknown

Description: View from road of the high school and a smaller building next door. Sidewalks crisscross the lawn among trees in the schoolyard. A woman wearing a hat is j...

Date: 1947-02-18 

Description: Newcomers to Madison are, from left to right: Mrs. Merrill R. (Lucy) Abbey, 2110 Fox Avenue; children Stuart ("Mickey") and Mary Ruth.

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