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Description: Lymon Schley, cottage fire burn victim, smoking a cigarette in the hospital.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View down Main Street from between wooden sidewalk on the left, and the unpaved street on the right. Further down are commercial buildings lining both side...
Description: There is a corner fireplace in the living room of the E. R. Welch house at 3620 Lake Mendota Drive. The fireplace forms a wall and conversation corner over...
Description: Mary Niglis, Elizabeth Maloof, and Marion Sweeney wear furs they will model at a program for the wives of men attending the Fourth Degree Knights of Columb...
Description: UW student volunteer Susan Meltzer (right) is shown helping Tony Davis (11) and John James (11) improve their reading skills. John is looking over Tony's...
Description: Group portrait of eight University of Wisconsin Tournament of Contenders champions. They include, left to right, bottom row: Brown McGhee, Memphis Tenn, 13...
Description: Miss America, Margaret Ekdahl, models Peacock brand pumps (shoes) at the Burdick & Murray Department Store.
Description: Early view of the construction of the Capitol Theatre revealing the steel frame of the building. Two men are on the right-hand side of the image.
Description: Portrait of a clown.
Description: Colorized postcard of an exterior view of the State Historical Library, now the headquarters building of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The text at the...
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Orchard Ridge School, at 5602 Russett Road.
Description: Hair stylists wearing the popular Marcel wave hairstyle create new looks for customers at the Marcel Comfy Shoppe, 1917 Winnebago Street near Schenk's Corn...
Description: Two guests of honor (left to right) attend the Matrix Table: Ineva Baldwin and Rosa Fred. They are shown with Jane Jackson of Viroqua, president of Theta S...
Description: Group photograph of three generations of the DiLorenzo family, seated in the home of Angelo DiLorenzo (right), 1907 South Park Street. At center is Mrs. Jo...
Description: Leona W. Roman, the chairwoman of the annual East Side Women's Club Mother-Daughter Banquet, is shown with her daughters who were guests at the banquet. L...
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Winter scene with the snow-covered pathway and trees around the Capitol Park. A wooden fence ran along the inside of the path and a hitching rail for hors...
Description: University of Wisconsin boxer Bill Urban (left) and Idaho State's Jerry Beebe slug it out chin-to-chin in their 178-pound match at the University of Wiscon...
Description: Assembly Speaker Donald McDowell (R) from Soldiers Grove, Crawford County, presiding over the Assembly.
Description: Nineteen new police recruits are shown seated in class. The men who are in pre-service training began classes September 16 and will graduate in January.
Description: Carroll Becker of Norberg Electric batting in a Madison women's softball league game. The umpire is Charlie Pendergast.
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