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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of three men, all seated in chairs around a table, drinking a beer from a bottle. The man on the right holds...

Date: 1948-09-26 

Description: Original caption reads: "Back in Madison after 27 years is Richard Neumann, one-time organist at the Orpheum and Parkway theaters. Neumann was the organist...

Date: 1944-02-13 

Description: A man putting loaves of bread in an oven at the Heilman Baking Company.

Date: 1949-03-28 

Description: A man holds up an ice cream cone while standing in front of an insulated container labeled "Ready to Serve".

Date: 1944-05-26 

Description: Delbert J. Kenny, Republican from West Bend, filing nomination papers for governor with Gaige E. Roberts, Chief of the Wisconsin Election and Records Divis...


Butter is Better

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Assemblyman Ben Riehle, a Democrat from Athens, spreads real butter on his bread at a restaurant near the Wisconsin State Capitol. Riehle, a dai...

Date: 1958-01-11 

Description: The husbands of the "tribe chiefs" of the Nakoma Welfare League dressed in Native American feathers and blankets as a surprise feature at the Nakoma Twelth...

Date: 1947-10-02 

Description: Eight University of Wisconsin-Madison Hoofers Club members lounging in their club room at the Memorial Union.


Ephraim F. Ogden

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Ephraim F. Ogden. He was born in Morris County, New Jersey, on January 12, 1782. He came to Wisconsin on July 17, 1827.


David C. Fulton


Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Major David C. Fulton, F & S, 1st Heavy Artillery.


Paul Bunyan Effigy

Date: 1935-11-05 

Description: A Paul Bunyan figure used to celebrate University of Wisconsin Homecoming, was placed on the lawn in front of Bascom Hall. Two athletes stand beside the fi...


Description: Edward Burr Van Vleck posing with a book in a studio portrait.


University Circus

Date: 1913-12-15 

Description: A horse-drawn wagon, filled with University of Wisconsin students dressed as clowns, proceeds along a Madison street as part of a parade. Spectators line...

Date: 1937-12-22 

Description: Brookville locomotive pulling dump cars in a rock quarry owned by General Refractories Company. Two men can be seen through the window of the locomotive. T...

Date: 1952-04-23 

Description: G.I. Wallace and Clarence Graham looking over some of the discarded musical instruments donated to the state-wide project collecting musical instruments fo...

Date: 1921 

Description: Three men, unidentified, standing on the steps of the Wisconsin state Capitol.

Date: 1950-02-24 

Description: James "Red" Sreenan, Wisconsin 130-pounder, lands a right punch to the ear of Penn State's Harry Papacharalambous during their bout which was fought to a d...

Date: 1945-07-28 

Description: Male employees of RMR playing cards at a company picnic.

Date: 1948-10-13 

Description: Shorewood Hills marshalls Lee Cripps and Frank Ashworth measuring skid marks at an accident scene.

Date: 1948-05-27 

Description: Freddy Fleury, 14, of 210 N. Paterson Street, talks over plans for his 1948 Soap Box Derby racer with Master Sgt. Wilfred W. Wall at the U.S. Army & Air Fo...

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